Victoria Elizabeth CROWE

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1945-05-08
Education Kingston Sch of Art, RCA (MA)
Books & Publications Publications A Shepherd's Life (2000), Painted Insights (monograph, 2001), Victoria Crowe by Duncan Macmillan (monograph, 2012)
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Ms Victoria Crowe, OBE
Career artist; pt/t lectr Edinburgh Coll of Art, sr visiting scholar St Catharine's Coll Cambridge 2004-07; hon doctorate Univ of Aberdeen 2009; RSW 1982, RSA 2004 (ARSA 1987), FRSE 2010; Solo Exhibitions incl: The Scottish Gallery Edinburgh 1970, 1973, 1977, 1982, 1995, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014, Thackeray Gallery London 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005 and 2007, Fine Art Society Glasgow and Edinburgh 1988, Scottish Nat Portrait Gallery 2000, A Shepherd's Life (touring Scotland, also at Hatton Gallery Newcastle upon Tyne and Mercer Art Gallery Harrogate) 2003 and (Fleming Collection London) 2009, Alchemy (Drumcroon and Wigan Educn Authy) 2003, RSA 2007, Fine Art Soc London 2009, Browse and Darby London 2012, From Fleece to Fibre: the Making of the Large Tree Tapestry (Dovecot Studios Edinburgh Festival) 2013 (touring Australian Tapestry Studio Melbourne, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery and Fleming Collection London) 2014-15; Group Exhibitions incl: Artist and Teacher (Fine Art Society Edinburgh and Glasgow), Contemporary Art from Scotland (touring exhbn), Light from the Window (Nat Gallery of Scotland), Portrait 84 (National Portrait Gallery London), Portraits on Paper (Scottish Arts Cncl touring exhbn) 1984-85, Sunday Times/Singer Friedlander Watercolour Exhbn 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992 and 1993, Scottish Art in the 20th Century (RWEA Bristol) 1991, Portrait of a Living Marsh (work from Artists for Nature Fndn Polish project, touring exhbn throughout Europe and USA with book) 1993, Artists for Nature in Extremadura (touring exhbn throughout Europe and USA with book, 1995), ANF Indian Project, Wild Tigers of Bhandhavgarh (Burrel Collection, Glasgow) 2000, Jesus 2000 (Glasgow Gall of Modern Art); regular exhibitor at Royal Acad of Arts London, RSA Edinburgh, Royal Scottish Watercolour Soc; Public Collections incl: RCA, Royal Acad of Arts, Scottish Nat Gallery of Modern Art, Univ of Edinburgh, Contemporary Art Soc, NT for Scotland, Scottish Nat Portrait Gallery, City Art Centre Edinburgh, Nat Portrait Gallery London; Commissioned Portraits incl: R D Laing (for SNPG), Tam Dalyell MP, Lord Wemyss (for Nat Tst Scotland), Kathleen Raine, Dame Janet Vaughn (Nat Portrait Gallery), Ole Lippmann (Danish Nat Portrait Collection), Thea Musgrave (Scottish Nat Portrait Gallery) 2005, Peter Higgs (cmmnd by RSE) 2013; Awards incl: Daler/Rowney Prize for Watercolour Royal Acad of Arts 1987, Hunting Gp major award 1988, Chris Beetles Prize RWS, Sir William Gillies Bequest RSA 1992 and 2004
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