artworks by Helen Fay
1990 1992 Royal College of Art, London. M.A. (R.C.A.) Natural History Illustration
1987 1990 Sunderland University. B.A. Hons. Fine Art Printmaking.
1986 1989 Newcastle College of Art and Design. Foundation studies in Art and Design
Published Work, Awards and Collections
2008 Work featured in Guardian Saturday Magazine Space section
2006 Work featured on BBC feature on Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
2004 Work in New Hall Collection, Cambridge
2002 Work featured in Lifestyle section of the Sunday Times Newspaper.
1996 Cupola Gallery Fifth Anniversary Exhibition, First Prize.
1994 Northern Arts Travel Award for trip to India.
1993 Front cover and article illustration for New Scientist magazine.
1991 Sheila Robertson Memorial Prize for Drawing, Royal College of Art.
2006 Work featured in “Sexy Fingers” print show in Melbourne, Australia
2005 Drawing Trip to New Zealand and Australia including visit to Fire Station Print Studio, Melbourne.
2003 Drawing trip to Argentina.
Drawing trip to San Diego Zoo U.S.A
1997 Drawing trip and visits to print studios in South Australia and Victoria.
1996 Visit to Juan y Pilar Miro Foundation, Mallorca. Representative of Oxford Print Co-op.
1994 Drawing trip to Northern India and visit to Rajasthan Cultural Research Institute.
Member of the “Flor del Bosque” Rainforest Conservation Trust
Expedition to Los Cedros cloudforest reserve, Ecuador.
Recent Solo Shows
2009 Glasgow Print Studio, An Extract
2009 Flat Cat Gallery, Lauder, Recent Work
2006 House For An Art Lover, Glasgow. Dog Exhibition.
2005 Hughson Gallery, Glasgow. Recent Work.
2005 House For An Art Lover, Glasgow. Penguin Exhibition.
2003 Glasgow Print Studio, Penguin Exhibition.
Annual Open Submissions Exhibitions
Work regularly shown at:
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London.
Society of Scottish Artists annual Exhibition, Edinburgh.
Royal Glasgow Institute Annual Exhibition, Glasgow.
Baxters Gallery, Dartmouth Devon.
Cambridge Contemporary Art, Cambridge
Compass Gallery, Glasgow
Cupola Gallery, Sheffield.
John Davis Gallery, Stow on the Wold
Kilmaorack Gallery, Inverness-shire
Frivoli Gallery, London
Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
Temple Gallery, Aberfeldy
Wills Art Warehouse, London
Wiseman Gallery, Oxford