Artworks by Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI

1971-76  Studied at Glasgow School of Art and Hospitalfield                  Awarded Diploma and Post Diploma Certificate                   (Highly Commended) in Drawing and Painting

1954 - Born in Paisley, Renfrewshire

Solo Exhibitions
2012            Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh   'A Portrait of Scottish Opera' 
2010            Thompson's Marylebone, London
2009            Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2007            Thompson's Marylebone, London
                    Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh  'A Pie, a Pointe and a Portrait'
                    Mansfield Park Gallery, Glasgow
2005            Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow  'A Portrait of Scottish Ballet' 
1994            Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow
1993            Ancrum Gallery, Roxburghshire
1989            MacAulay Gallery, Stenton
                    Paisley Art Gallery
1988            Compass Gallery, Glasgow
1986            Sue Rankin Gallery, London
1981-82      Drawings, Paintings and Surprises', A Touring Exhibition:
                   Glasgow, Collins Exhibition Hall
                    Stirling, MacRobert Arts Centre
                    Aberdeen, Artspace
1978            Glasgow School of Art - Cargill Scholarship Exhibition
2011            Walter Scott Purchase Prize, RGI, Glasgow
                    Crinan Residency Award, RGI, Glasgow
                    Contemporary Fine Art Eton Award, Paisley Art Institute
                    John Green Prize, Paisley Art Institute
2010            Millers' Creativity Award, Paisley Art Institute
                    RSW Residency, Garyvard, Lewis
2009            RSW Hospitalfield Residency
2008            The Small Painting Prize, Paisley Art Institute
2007            Alexander Graham Munro Award, RSW
2006            Cyril Gerber Fine Art Award, Paisley Art Institute
2005            1st Prize, Scottish Drawing Competition
                     Awarded Diploma of the Paisley Art Institute (PAI)
                     David Cargill Award, RGI
                     Strathearn Gallery Award, RGI
2003            Cyril Gerber Award, Paisley Art Institute
                     Millers Art Prize, Paisley Art Institute
                     Garrick/Milne Competition Exhibition - Commissioning Prize:Portrait of David Suchet 
                     (for Garrick Club)      
                     Discerning Eye Exhibition, Mall Galleries London - Regional Prize
2000            1st Prize, Scottish Drawing Competition
1997            1st Prize, Scottish Drawing Competition
                     Elected RSW
1995            John Green Prize, Paisley Art Institute
1991            Paisley Art Institute Award , Scottish Drawing Competition
1988            John Murray Thomson Award, Royal Scottish Academy
1984            Elected member of the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts (RGI)
1980            Lady Artists' Club Trust Award
1979            Lauder Award, Glasgow Society of Women Artists  
1977            Torrance Award, RGI
1976-77      Cargill Travelling Scholarship to Colonsay and Italy 
1976            Postgraduate Studies, GSA
                    John and Mabel Craig Award
1975            Travelling Scholarship  (Italy and Yugoslavia)
                    W.O. Hutcheson Prize for Drawing
1974            Robert Hart Bursary and Governors' Prize, Hospitalfield  

Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI
Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI
Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI
Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI
Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI
Helen Wilson RSW RGI PAI