Fred Schley


1957                 Born 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

1983                 Graduated at Academie Voor Beeldende Vorming, Tilburg

1983-95           Teacher of Art and Art History

Selected Group Exhibitions

1994-98           Portraits of composers in theatres and concert halls in

                          The Netherlands and The Britten Theatre in London

2003                  Galerie Bastiaans, Boxmeer

2005                  Artfair Realisme 2005, Amsterdam

                           NBKS, Breda, De Salon

                          Galerie Peninsula, Eindhoven

                           Holland Art Fair, The Hague

2006-07/09     Atticsalt Gallery, Edinburgh

2007                  VAS Annual Exhibition, Edinburgh

                           Society of Scottish Artists Open Exhibition, Edinburgh

                            RA Summer Exhibition, London, shortlisted for

                            Insight Investment Newcomer's Prize

                            The Mall Galleries, London, Discerning Eye

                            John Davies Gallery, Moreton-in-Marsh

2007-09            RSA Annual Exhibition, Edinburgh

2008                  RA Summer Exhibition, London

                            NPG, London, BP Portrait Award touring to

                            Wolverhampton and Aberdeen Art Galleries

                            John Davies Gallery, Moreton-in-Marsh

200910/14         Mystery Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London

2010                    BP Portrait Award Touring

                             400 Women Exhibition, Shoreditch Hall, London

2011                     Uinneag dhan Aird am lar, Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Skye

                              400 Women Exhibition, Edinburgh

2011/14                Achter de Kan,'s-Hertogenbosch

2012/14                The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

2013                      Zomerexpo, Gemeete Museum, The Hague

                              Threadneedle Prize Exhibition, London

2015                      Galerie van Dusseldorp, Tilburg

2016                       Kunsthal Den Bosch

2017                       Scottish Gallery 175 years, Edinburgh

2017                       Mystery Portraits National Portrait Gallery, London

2017                       Scottish National Portrait Gallery

2018/19                 John Davies Gallery, Moreton-in-Marsh

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2003/06/14           Galerie Achter de Kan,'s-Hertogenbosch

2005                        Galerie Molenaars, Breda

2006                        An Tuireann Art Centre, Portree

                                 Atticsalt Gallery, Edinburgh

                                 Galerie Peninsula, Eindhoven

2008/13                   Museum Slager,'s-Hertogenbosch

2009                        Taigh Chearsabhagh, North Uist

2013                          An Tobar, Isle of Mull

2014                         Aros Centre, Skye

2010-19                    John Davies Gallery, Moreton in Marsh

Selected Portraits

George Mackay Brown, poet

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, composer

Sorley Maclean, poet

Mary MacPherson, known as Màiri Mhór nan Oran, poet

Dr. Marcus Miele and Dr. Reinhard Zinkann, Directors Miele

Dr Peter Zinkann, former Director of Miele

R. van Gijzel, Mayor of Eindhoven 

Public Collections - Fred has works both public and private collections