Michael Stuart Green

 

BRIEF BIOGRAPHY


Studied at Birmingham College of Arts and Crafts 1959 -1963 and Leicester College of Art, 1963 - 1964.


Worked as a designer (architecture and museum design) in Milan and London before becoming a lecturer at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee in 1969.


Collaborated in the setting-up of Scotland’s second only open-access printmaking studio at Kirk Tower House, near Montrose,1972.


Moved to Edinburgh College of Art in 1984 to head own department, specialising in the adaptive re-use of old buildings plus design for museums and the stage.

 


Served on several national/government committees concerned with tertiary art and design education and wrote two related books.


External examiner at four UK universities.


Outwith academia, ran own design consultancy (architecture, graphics & theatre) while continuing painting & printmaking whenever possible!


Work in collections worldwide, including Arts Council of Great Britain, Scottish Gallery of Modern Art and HunterianGallery (University of Glasgow). Highland solo shows at the Lime Tree Gallery, Fort William (2007), Inchmore Gallery (2009) and Tore Art Gallery (2011).


Moved to Lochcarron in 1999 and now concentrates on painting and printmaking.

 

Influences: numerous and varied.


WEB  PURCHASES


Many of the drawings, paintings and original prints shown on this site are available for purchase (unframed).  Prices will generally be discovered by clicking on an image and then allowing the cursor to hover over it.  Prospective purchasers should email or phone me to check availability, confirm prices and discuss means of payment and transportation.  Alternatively use the form to be found on the Contact page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Auxiliary web-site

www.michaelstuartgreen.co.uk
No more than a headline and lead for this, my main, website.
Links to galleries where my work is exhibited:

www.carronpottery.com
Local gallery, pottery (and adjacent restaurant) where my work can also be seen.
Other links that may be of interest:

www.hanszell.co.uk
The website of publisher Hans Zell is a mine of information not only about his own work but also about Lochcarron.
www.highlandartists.co.uk
Directory and association of artists, myself included, who live and work in the Scottish Highlands.
inkteraction.ning.com/
International forum for printmakers and all those interested in printmaking.