ABOUT

 Claire Gillie-Thompson has been producing expressive pieces of art for over 20 years.

Originally from Ross-Shire in the Highlands Claire moved to Edinburgh & is a graduate in drawing & painting from ECA.

Claire's early work was evoked by memories of growing up next to the Cromarty Firth.

After a very successful degree show she won the RSA Sir Robin Philipson award for painting (2001) & The Royal Bank of Scotland purchase prize.

Claire has exhibited in galleries around Britain, but then took some time away from the artworld to travel the world & start a family.

More recent work has explored the relationship of colour & light produced in an abstract manner & she is currently working on a series inspired by the 'illuminated' winter light over the Pentland hills.

 

 

The Velvet Easel Gallery - Spring Show 2021

Zenwalls Gallery - Spring Show 2021

The Velvet Easle Gallery - Winter Show 2020

Zenwalls Gallery - Winter Show 2020

The Leith Gallery - 2001

Falle Fine Art - 2001

Scotland Art.com - 2002-2005

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