CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Peter Chalmers

Born 1985, Nairn, Scotland

2015 - Present, living and working in Glasgow


Education:

2003-2007

B.A Hons Fine Art: Painting - First Class, Gray's School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen


Professional Positions:

2012-2016

Lecturer in Painting and Drawing, Gray’s School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

2012

‘Drawing Tutor’ Woodend Barn, Banchory

2011

‘Graduate in Residence‘ Painting Department, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen

2009-2010

‘Artist in Residence‘ The American Church in Paris, Paris


Awards:

2011

R.S.A Latimer Award, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2007

The Royal Scottish Academy, John Kinross Scholarship to Florence

U.K.O.O.A Oil and Gas Awards


Selected Exhibitions:

2015

V.A.U Members Show, Generator Projects, Dundee

2014

‘Between Yes and No’, York College, York

'Works from the Artist's Studio', The Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen

Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen

2013

‘A Day Of Preparation’, The Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen, in conjunction with

‘Bad Smoky Joe and The Wildwoods’ by John Byrne R.S.A.

Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen

2012

‘BACK, FORWARD (AGAIN)’, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen

Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen

‘Watch This Space’, Aberdeen Artists’ Society Gallery, Aberdeen

2011

Annual Exhibition, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen

‘Winter Exhibition’, Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen

‘Florence Drawings’, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen

2010

‘A Changed Man’, The Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen

2009

‘Summer Show’, Tore Art Gallery, Inverness

Performance at The American Church in Paris, with Theo Edmonds, Paris

2007

‘The Gaelic Connection’, The Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen

‘Degrees of Abstraction’, Bridgeview Gallery, Aberdeen

RSA Student Exhibition, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Degree Show, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen

2006

Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen

2004

‘Kelly's Cats’ for John Lewis, Aberdeen

2003

The Commenius Collection – Postcards from around Europe.


Talks:

2015

V.A.U, ‘Pillow Talk’, with David Shrigley, Toby Paterson and the Brownlee Brothers, South Block, Glasgow

2012

The Changing Relationship Between Art and The Church: ‘Art With and Without God’ and ‘Picture God’, Banchory West Church, Banchory

2011

‘Guest at Gray’s’, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen


Newspaper and Media:

2015

http://vau.org.uk/pillow-talk/

2012

‘BACK, FORWARD (AGAIN)’ Interview

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lN5xyXji2yE

2010

‘Scottish artist lands gallery spot alongside renowned painter’

STV News Website, November 2010

2007

‘Review Exhibitions’

‘Student Shows’

Art World Magazine, Issue 1, October/ November 2007, p. 137


Works in Private/Public Collections:

Aberdeen Asset Management, Aberdeen

Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

The American Church in Paris, Paris

Holy Trinity Brompton, London

Y.M.C.A, Aberdeen

Plus works in private collections throughout the UK, Europe and North America.