Studied 1981 - 1985 BA Hons Fine Art, Drawing & Painting

Glasgow School of Art


Selected Exhibitions

1985 Athena International, The Mall, London

1985 Transmission Group Exhibition, Glasgow

1986 Swienfurt, Nurnberg, Travelling Exhibition, Open Circle

1986 Transmission Drawing Exhibition, Glasgow

1986 Transmission, Two-man Exhibition, John Ferry & Martin Banks, Glasgow

1988 ‘Scottish Woodcuts’, Glasgow Print Studio

1988 ‘Avant Garden’, Glasgow Print Studio

1988 McGavigan’s One-man Exhibition, Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow

1988 McGavigan’s One-man Exhibition, Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow

1988 WASPS National Touring Exhibition

1988 Glasgow Print Studio, Christmas Exhibition

1989 Bath Contemporary Art Fair

1989 Olympia London Art Fair

1991 ‘Eight Glasgow Artists’, The Billiard Room, Glasgow

1991 WASPS Studio’s Exhibition, Glasgow

1991 Compass Gallery, Bath Contemporary Art Fair

1992 Solo exhibition, Glasgow Print Studio, Original Print Shop

1992 Solo exhibition, Artist in Residence, East Kilbride

1993 The Scottish Royal Academy, Edinburgh

1994 ‘Alive & Printing’ 21 Years of Glasgow Print Studio, McLellan Galleries,Glasgow

1994 Verve, Intermedia Gallery, Glasgow

1995 Two-man Exhibition, John Ferry & Joe Davie, East Kilbride Arts Centre

1996 ‘Sporting Prints’, Glasgow Print Studio

1997 Scottish Printmaking, Touring Exhibition, Slovenia

2002 Contemporary Painting, Glasgow Print Studio

2003 Drawing Exhibition, Compass Gallery, Glasgow

2004 ‘Four’ Group Exhibition, The Pentagon Business Centre, Glasgow

2005 Annan Gallery, Glasgow

2005 Lloyds TSB Glasgow, Art of Wealth Management

2005 Annan Gallery, Glasgow  

2006 Gallery 23, Glasgow

2006 '7' - Pentagon Business Centre, Glasgow

2008 Solo exhibition: Light, Colour, Form. The Gallery, West Kilbride, North Ayrshire

2010 Solo exhibition: 'Selected Paintings', Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine, North Ayrshire

2013 Ayrshire Artists, Stewart & McNicol Fine Art, Ayr

2013 Partly Cloudy, Scottish Arts Council Group Exhibtion, Offshore - Gibson St. Glasgow

2013 Stewart & McNicol Fine Art, Ayr

2014 'Paint Like You Mean It' - Interview Room, first biennial painting prize and exhibition, Edinburgh, May -June, 2014

2014 The Cabinet Show, Compass Gallery, Glasgow

2014 Leiper Fine Art, Group Exhibition

2015 Leiper Fine Art, Summer Exhibition

2015 Royal Scottish Academy Open Exhibition

2016 Royal Scottish Academy Open Exhibition

2016 The Royal Glasgow Institute of The Fine Arts, Open Annual Exhibition

2017 The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour, 136th Open Annual Winter Exhibition. Received RSW Watermark Award.

2017 The 154th Open Annual Exhibtion, The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, Glasgow, November.

2017 The Compass Gallery, Winter Exhibtion, Glasgow, Nov- Dec, 2017.

2018 How To Get Lost, Paintings, Cafe Gandolfi, Glasgow, 4th March - 11th April.

2019 Aspect: Contemporary Landscape, RGI Kelly Gallery, Glasgow, 11th May - 1st June.





1990 -1993 Artist in Residence, East Kilbride. Funded by Scottish Arts Council & East Kilbride Development Corporation

1995-1996 Artist in Residence, North Ayrshire, Funded by Strathclyde Regional Council

1997 Visiting Artist, Ljubjana, Slovenia: Scottish Printmaking

1998 British Council Residency, Ljubjana, Slovenia





1993 ‘The Source’ – South Lanarkshire Council, East Kilbride Library

1994 ‘The Spirit’ - East Kilbride Development Corporation

1995 ‘Source’, Milan Provic Collection, Ljubljana, Slovenia

1995 ‘Equilibrist’ series, James Marr Collection, Glasgow

2001 ‘Woman & Moon’, Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow