Charles Simpson

Educated at Alloa Academy, Alloa

1970-75 - Studied at Glasgow School of Art. Graduated with BA(Hons)

1975-90 - Worked as a graphic designer in Edinburgh

In 1991 moved to the Scottish Borders to work full-time as an artist and freelance designer.

Has painted full-time since 1999.

 

Solo exhibitions

1991 - Macaulay Gallery, Stenton

1992 - Macaulay Gallery, Stenton

1996 - Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh

1998 - Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh

1998 - Ainscough Contemporary Art, London

1999 - Tolquhon Gallery, Ellon, Aberdeenshire

2000 - Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh

2000 - Ainscough Contemporary Art, London

2001 - Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh

2002 - ArtLondon (with Ainscough Contemporary Art)

2002 - Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh

2003 - Panter & Hall, London

2004 - Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh

2004 - Panter & Hall, London

2005 - Olympia Antiques Fair, Panter & Hall, London

2005 - Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

2006 - Panter & Hall, London

2007 - Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

2008 - Panter & Hall, London

2009 - Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

2010 - Bourne Fine Art, The Gallery in Cork Street, London

2011 - John Davies Gallery, Moreton-in-Marsh

2011 - Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

2012 - Panter & Hall, London

2012 - Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

2013 - Walker Gallery, Harrogate

2013 - John Davies Gallery, Moreton-in-Marsh

2013 - Flying Colours Gallery, London

2014 - Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

2014 - Panter & Hall, London

2015 - Flying Colours Gallery, London

2015 - Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

2016 - John Davies Gallery, Moreton-in-Marsh

2017 - Panter & Hall, London

 

Selected exhibitions

1995 - Morrison Portrait Award Exhibition, RSA, Edinburgh

1999 - Morrison Portrait Award Exhibition, RSA, Edinburgh

2001 - ArtLondon (with Ainscough Contemporary Art)

2003 - Bourne Fine Art, The China Club, Hong Kong

2003 - Invited Artist,"The Discerning Eye", Mall Galleries, London

2004 - Bourne Fine Art, The China Club, Hong Kong

2005 - ArtLondon, Panter & Hall

2006 - ArtLondon, Panter & Hall

2007 - ArtLondon, Panter & Hall

2008 - Richard Hagen,Worcestershire: "Around Britain's Coastline"

2008 - Richard Hagen, Worcestershire: Autumn exhibition

2008 - ArtLondon, Panter & Hall

2009 - Richard Hagen,Worcestershire: "Around Britain's Coastline"

2009 - ArtLondon, Flying Colours Gallery

2010 - Richard Hagen,Worcestershire: "Around Britain's Coastline"

2010 - Demarco European Art Foundation, Lyon and Turnbull, Edinburgh

2011 - ArtLondon, Panter & Hall

2012 - Scottish National Trust President's Ball Auction, Dalkeith Palace

2013 - Muir Maxwell Trust, Exhibition & Auction, Heartbreak Gallery, London

2014 - Scottish National Trust President's Ball Auction, Castle Fraser

 

Awards

2003 - "The Discerning Eye" Chairman's Purchase Award