James Fyffe Thomson MORRISON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1932-04-11
Education Hillhead HS Glasgow, Glasgow Sch of Art (DA), Jordanhill Coll of Educn
Publications N/A
Recreations playing the recorder in a chamber group
Clubs N/A
Style James Morrison, RSA
Career oil and watercolour painter; travels and paints extensively in the Arctic, Southern Africa and France; visiting artist Hospitalfield House 1962 and 1963, head of dept Duncan of Jordanstone Coll of Art 1978-87 (lectr 1965-78); presenter Scope (BBC) 1976-, writer and presenter A Scottish Picture Show (STV) 1988; memb: Soc of Scottish Artists 1963 (Cncl 1964-67), Bd of Govrs Duncan Jordanstone Coll of Art 1988-; Torrance Award RGI 1958, Arts Cncl Travelling Award 1968; Hon DUniv Stirling 1986; RSW 1968, RSA 1992 (ARSA 1973); >ir< McClure Gallery 1959, Scottish Gallery 1959, 1989, 1992, 1994, 1997, 1999 and 2002, Reid Gall 1962, Vaughan Coll Leicester 1968, Richard Demarco Gallery 1968, Compass Gallery 1970, Galleria Vaccarino 1971, Steiger Gallery 1973, Düsseldorf Kunstmesse 1974, Edinburgh Festival Exhbn (Scottish Gallery) 1978, Thackeray Gallery 1979, 1981, 1985, 1995, 1997 and 2000, Fine Art Soc 1986, Waddington and Sheill Gallery 1987, Perth Festival Exhbn (Perth Museum and Art Gallery) 1988, Talbot Rice Gallery (Univ of Edinburgh) 1995, Macaulay Gallery 1989, William Hardie Gallery 1990, Riverside Gallery 1991; >ir< incl: Duke of Edinburgh, Scottish Arts Cncl, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Dundee Museum and Art Gallery, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Bank of Scotland, Univ of Edinburgh, Tayside Educn Ctee, British Linen Bank, Grampian Television, Clydesdale Bank, Univ of Glasgow, BBC, Low and Bonar plc, Glaxo Wellcome, Conoco, SISIS Equipment Ltd, IBM, Robert Fleming Holdings Ltd; numerous works in private collections in USA, Britain, Canada and Europe
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