CV

Born: Glasgow, 1988 


Education: 

Slade School of Fine Art, London (MFA Painting) 2012-2014 

Gray's School of Art, Aberdeen (BA Painting) 2006-2010 


Awards: 

2017: Aberdeen Creative Funding Award

2016: Featured in Saatchi’s “One to Watch”, "Invest in Art" and Collection 

2014: RSA Latimer Award       

        : William Coldstream Purchase Prize      

        : Nominated for the Adrian Carruthers Award 2014 

     

        : Bergman Residency, Taroudant, Morocco     

        : Extension of Access to Learning Fund, University College London       

        : North Lanarkshire Educational Grant     

        : Access to Learning Fund, University College London     

        : Nominated to participate in “Odd Bird” exhibition, Helsinki 

2013: Pocock Award, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London       

        : SIET Award to assist with the cost of Tuition Fees for year 2 at Slade School of Fine Art       

        : Dewar Arts Awards: to assist with the cost of Tuition Fees for year 2 at Slade School of Fine Art 

2012: Shortlisted for The Grant Museum Foyer Artwork competition     

         : Dewar Arts Awards: to cover cost of Tuition Fees for Year 1 at Slade School of Fine Art  

2009: Awarded a Commendation, Aberdeen Artists Annual Exhibition 


Short-Listed for:

2014: Dolbey and Duveen Travel Scholarship.

2012: The Grant Museum Artwork Award, UCL. 

Long-listed for: 

2015: East London Painting Prize      

        : Jerwood Painting Fellowships 2016    

        : Signature Art Prize 

2014: John Moores Painting Prize 

 


 

Exhibitions: 

22nd July - 1st Oct 2017: RSA Open, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh.

April 2017: Inside The Shadow, Arthouse1, London.

2016: Fly 2016, Visual Arts Scotland, The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh.

        : Staff Exhibition, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen. 

        :20, Trongate 103, Glasgow. 

2015: as my pencil crumbles, solo exhibition, Hyde Room, St George's Hospital, London.       

       : Cherry and Ice, 23 Sydenham Road, Sydenham, London.       

       : Creekside Open 2015 selected by Lisa Milroy, A.P.T Gallery, Creekside, Deptford, London.     

       : shapes and things, Fill the Gap Gallery, Leytonstone, property of London Underground.       

       : RSA Open 2014, The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh. 

2014: Hoist, an in house exhibition, 46 Bavaria Road, London.     

        : MFA Degree Show, The Slade School of Fine Art, University College London.       

       : on off light, Residency exhibition, Taroudant, Morocco.       

       : RSA Open 2013, The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh. 

2013: The Slade Print Fair, The Slade School of Fine Art Research Centre, Woburn Square, London.       

        : Colour, The Windshow, The Camden Peoples Theatre, London. 

2011: Figurative Art, La Galleria, Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall, London. 
     

        : Aberdeen Artists Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Schoolhill, Aberdeen.       

        : RSA New Contemporaries 2011, The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh.  
    

        : Recollective, The Belmont Cinema Bar, 4 Belmont Street, Aberdeen. 
       

        : New Faces, The Leith Gallery, 65 Shore, Edinburgh. 
       

        : Weeks: three, Studio 41, 41 West Graham Street, Glasgow.       

        : Freeze Winter Art Exhibition, Wall Projects, 17 Wellington Street, Montrose, Angus. 

2010: Shame (response to participation in Pietro Fortuna''s project Glory) 84 Miller Street, Glasgow.     

        : Graduate Show, GHAT, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill, Aberdeen. 
     

        : New Graduates show, Artsyland 4, Wall Projects, Montrose, Angus. 
     

        : Degree Show, Gray's School of Art, Garthdee, Aberdeen. 
       

        : Gray Area, Interim Show, Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen. 
 

2009: Artists at Seatown, North East Open Studios, Gardenstown, Banff.       

        : Aberdeen Artists Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Schoolhill, Aberdeen. 

 


Press: 

http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/culture/art/art-review-fly2016-1-4324346

www.dewarawards.org/awardees/awardees-2012/lyndsey-gilmour 

curatingthecontemporary.org/2015/02/27/a-memory-recalled-chp-2-can-i-borrow-your-pencil-lyndsey-gilmour/ 

www.scotsman.com/news/art-review-degree-show-2010-1-813919 

www.heraldscotland.com/arts-ents/stage-visual-arts/paint-praise-1.1092862 


Supporting links: 

www.creeksideopen.org/selected_works.html 

https://thewindshow.wordpress.com/gallery/slade-graduate-painting-colour/ 

sladeinterim2013.tumblr.com/post/62624877703/lyndsey-gilmour-studio-16-closed-umbrella-oil 

www.royalscottishacademy.org/pages/exhibition_frame.asp?id=274 

www.heraldscotland.com/arts-ents/stage-visual-arts/paint-praise-1.1092862 

www.scottish-art-scene.com/RSA_Open_Exhibition_2014.pdf 

northings.com/2011/03/14/rsa-new-contemporaries-2011-exhibition/