Geoff Uglow was born and raised in Cornwall, but trained at the Glasgow School of Art, where he won numerous awards.

Geoff Uglow
Artist – Born 1978

1997–2000 B.A. Hons (First Class), Fine Art; Painting, Glasgow School of Art
1996–1997 Foundation (Distinction), Falmouth School of Art

Solo Exhibitions

2016 A Room of Small Paintings, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2015 MMXIV, Connaught Brown, London
2014 Next Year’s Buds, The Last Year’s Seed, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2013 Quercus Robur, Connaught Brown, London
2012 Quercus Robur, Beck and Eggeling, Dusseldorf
2012 Connaught Brown, London
2011 Letters from Barra, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2010 Coda, Connaught Brown, London
2010 Coda, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2008 Fathom, Connaught Brown, London
2007 Being Here Now, The Edinburgh Gallery, Edinburgh
2006 Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow
2006 Roman Landscapes, The Edinburgh Gallery, Edinburgh
2005 Spent Light, The Edinburgh Gallery, Edinburgh
2002 Nor Loch Veiled, The Edinburgh Gallery, Edinburgh
2001 Recent Paintings, Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow
2001 Florence, The Edinburgh Gallery, Edinburgh
1999 Guyana Paintings, Assembly Gallery, Glasgow

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Ein Baum Ist Ein Baum, Beck and Eggiling, Dusseldorf, Germany
2015 View from the Edge of the Soul, Durden and Ray, Los Angeles, USA
2013 Body and Soul, Beck and Eggeling, Art Cologne
2010 Scotland and Rome, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2006 Responding to Rome: British Artists in Rome
2005 1995–2005 Estorick Collection, London
2004 Melt, The British School at Rome
2004 Compass, Sala 1, Rome
2003 Fine Arts, The British School at Rome
2002 Academia Nazionale di San Luca, Rome
2002 Laing Art Competition, Mall Gallery, London
2001 Hunting Art Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London
2000 Young Scottish Painters, Phillips Art Dealers, Edinburgh
2000 The Changing Room, Stirling
1998 Royal Glasgow Institute Annual Exhibition

Awards and Residencies

2015 Royal Scottish Academy Award, RSA Open
2009 Alastair Salvesen Painting and Travel Scholarship, Royal Scottish Academy
2002–2004 Sainsbury Scholarship, The British School at Rome
2002 John Murray Thomson Award
2002 RAS N S Macfarlane Charitable Trust Award
2001 David Cargill Award
2000 The John Cunningham Award
2000 James Torrance Memorial Award
2000 The Murdoch Gibbons Postgraduate Prize
2000 The McKendrick Scholarship
2000 Royal Scottish Academy Landscape Award
1998 Armour Painting Prize


Kelvingrove Museum, Glasgow
Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
Private Collections worldwide

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