James Fraser RSW
Born in Glasgow in 1958 James gained a place as a mature student at Edinburgh College of Art in 1999 after a career in the Civil Service and won the Heriot Watt University award for outstanding merit in his first year, receiving his BA (Hons) in painting in 2004.
Winner of several awards since graduating, James has held 4 solo shows and exhibited in mixed exhibitions throughout Scotland, while also having work accepted at the annual exhibitions of Visual Arts Scotland (VAS), Society of Scottish Artists (SSA), The Royal Society of Water colourists (RSW), Paisley Art Institute (PAI) and the Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts Scotland (RGI).
In 2006 he was elected a professional member of Visual Arts Scotland (VAS) and is an ordinary member of Society of Scottish Artists.
James’s work is now in many private collections throughout the UK and abroad.