current and upcoming exhibitions and events

THISTLES AND SUNFLOWERS: Scotland's Year of Stories 2022 (FREE EVENT)

Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR | 18th May – 5th June 2022

COLONY OF ARTISTS

15 Carlyle Place, Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, EH7 5SR | 17th – 18th September 2022

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) Annual Exhibition

Details TBC.

previous exhibitions and events

ESBA (Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists) 10th Annual Exhibition 'Something to Celebrate' 

Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland | 30th March – 6th April 2022

OUTSIDE THE WINDOW

Coburg House Gallery, 15 Coburg Street, Edinburgh EH6 6ET | 5th – 6th March 2022

Private view 6pm – 9pm Friday 4th March

CHRISTMAS MARKETS

Assembly Rooms, George St, Edinburgh | 4th – 5th December 2021

OUT OF SIGHT OUT OF MIND (OOSOOM)

1 Summerhall, Newington, Edinburgh EH9 1PL | 13th – 30th October 2021

COLONY OF ARTISTS: The Garden Party

15 Carlyle Place, Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, EH7 5SR | 18th – 19th September 2021

WEST END FAIR

Courtyard of St John's Church Corner Princes St and Lothian Road, Edinburgh | 23rd – 29th August 2021

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) Annual Exhibition: Loving the Garden

The Scottish Arts Club, 24 Rutland Square, Edinburgh EH1 2BW | 2nd – 26th June 2021

ESBA (Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists) 9th Annual Exhibition: New Growth

Online | 8th February – 22nd March 2021

SSA (Scottish Society of Artists) 'Annual 30x30 Exhibition - Online Edition'

Online | 26th November – 31st January 2021

CHRISTMAS EXHIBITION 2020

Quirky Fox Gallery, 205a High Street Hawera, New Zealand | 25th November 2020

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) Annual Exhibition: Blooming Lockdown!

Frames Gallery, 10 Victoria St, Perth, PH2 8LW | 19th September– 10th October 2020

COLONY OF ARTISTS: The Garden Party

15 Carlyle Place, Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, EH7 5SR | 19th – 20th September 2020

'CHIMERA'

Birthday Exhibition. Quirky Fox Gallery, 205a High Street Hawera, New Zealand | 8th July – 12th August 2020

'CREATIVITY UNLOCKED'

Friends of the Gardens annual exhibition, Auckland Botanic Gardens 102 Hill Road, Auckland | 1st  June – 28th June 2020

BORDERS ART FAIR

Represented by Allium Gallery. Borders Events Centre, Springwood Park, Kelso, TD5 8LS | 13th – 15th March 2020

AFFORDABLE ARTS SALE 

Kumeu Arts Centre, 300 Main Road, Kumeu, Auckland, New Zealand | 26th November – 19th December 2019

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) Annual Exhibition

Whitehouse Gallery, 47 St Mary St, Kirkcudbright, Dumfries & Galloway, DG6 4DU | 12th October – 2nd November 2019

ESBA (Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists)

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, John Hope Gateway, Edinburgh, Scotland | 25th October – 1st November 2019

 

COLONY OF ARTISTS

15 Carlyle Place, Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, EH7 5SR | 21st – 22nd September 2019

'GATHER: A MIXED SHOW OF ORIGINAL ARTWORK'

Allium Gallery, 4A Hopetoun Road, South Queensferry, EH30 9RA | 5th July – 31st August 2019

'IN MEMORY OF BANKS AND SOLANDER'

Friends of the Gardens annual exhibition, Auckland Botanic Gardens | 13th July – 18th August 2019

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) – Winter Exhibition 

Donald Watson Gallery, Waterston House, Aberlady, Scotland | 19th January – 27th February 2019

CHRISTMAS COLLECTIVE (ArtSpace2Let) Water of Leith Cafe Bistro, 1 Howard Street, Edinburgh, Scotland

3rd December –  26th January 2019

'BUGS AND BEASTIES' Brill Jewellery & Coffee, 22 Deanhaugh Street, Stockbridge, Edinburgh, Scotland

18th October – 20th January 2019

'BOTANICAL ART WORLDWIDE' Ngāi Tipu Taketake – Indigenous Flora 

Millennium Public Art Gallery, Blenheim, New Zealand | 3rd November – 9th December 2018

ESBA (Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists) 'Plants, Passion, Paint' 

Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland | 23rd November – 29th November 2018

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) 'The Shapes of Nature" Lillie Art Gallery, Station Road, Milngavie, Glasgow, Scotland

29th September – 1st November 2018

PARALLELS WITH NATURE 

Quirky Fox Gallery, 205a High Street Hawera, New Zealand. A joint exhibition with artist, Rachelle Sutherland exhibiting pen and ink artwork using the stipple technique 1st September – 3rd October 2018

'BOTANICAL ART WORLDWIDE' Ngāi Tipu Taketake – Indigenous Flora 

Wellington Botanic Garden, Wellington, New Zealand | 1st August – 9th September

LIGHT, SPACE & TIME – Botanicals 

Online exhibition | 1st August – 31st August 2018 Special merit awarded

RHS LONDON PLANT AND ART FAIR 2018 

RHS Lindley Hall, London, England  | 10th July – 12th July 2018. Exhibiting: Native Tree Flowers of New Zealand 
Silver-gilt medal awarded

'BOTANICAL ART WORLDWIDE' Ngāi Tipu Taketake – Indigenous Flora 

Auckland Botanic Gardens 30th March – 1st July 2018.

BOTANICA 2018 – BASNZ (Botanical Art Society of New Zealand)

Akaroa Orion Powerhouse Gallery, 1 Rue Pompallier, Akaroa, Christchurch, New Zealand | 2nd – 18th March 2018

ANIMALIA II 

Water of Leith Cafe Bistro, 1 Howard Street, Edinburgh, Scotland | 6th December– 22nd February 2018

AFFORDABLE ARTS SALE 

Kumeu Arts Centre, 300 Main Road, Kumeu, Auckland, New Zealand | 28th November – 21st December 2017

ESBA (Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists) 'Christmas Exhibition' 

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, John Hope Gateway, Edinburgh, Scotland | 25th November – 2nd December 2017

KUMEU ART AWARDS 

Kumeu Arts Centre, 300 Main Road, Kumeu, Auckland, New Zealand | 13th November – 25th November 2017

SSBA (Scottish Society of Botanical Artists) 'The Colours of Nature' 

The Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling, Scotland | 3rd September – 22nd October 2017

ANIMALIA 

Embo Cafe, 29 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, Scotland |18th August – 20th October 2017

LIGHT, SPACE & TIME 'Botanicals' 

Online exhibition | 1st August – 31st August 2017 Special merit awarded

BISCOT (Botanical Images Scotia)

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, John Hope Gateway, Edinburgh, Scotland | 7th June – 22nd June 2017 

Exhibiting: Native Tree Flowers of New Zealand Silver-gilt medal awarded

BISCOT (Botanical Images Scotia)

Gardening Scotland, Royal Highland Showgrounds, Ingliston, Edinburgh, Scotland | 2nd June – 4th June 2017 

Exhibiting: Native Tree Flowers of New Zealand Silver-gilt medal awarded

INVEREWE GARDEN AND ESTATE EXHIBITION 

Sawyer Gallery, Inverewe Garden and Estate, Poolewe, Scotland | April – May 2017

ESBA (Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists) 'Christmas Exhibition' 

Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland | 28th November – 3rd December 2016

RBGE GRADUATE EXHIBITION 

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Fletcher Building, Edinburgh, Scotland | 10th September – 18th September 2016

LIGHT, SPACE & TIME 'Animals'

Online exhibition | 1st June – 30th June 2016 Special merit awarded

IN AND AROUND THE GARDEN

Auckland Botanic Gardens, Auckland, New Zealand | 17th October – 31st October 2015

RBGE STUDENT EXHIBITION 

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Fletcher Building, Edinburgh, Scotland | 10th September – 18th September 2015

GOLDEN TURTLE WILDLIFE FESTIVAL EXHIBITION

Moscow, Russia | June 2014 Finalist