Artist Rowena Comrie

Walberswick Nights

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £1430.00 / $1912.91
Size 111 x 92 cm
Ref 23213

HMS Duncan, From Portsmouth to the Clyde

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Media Watercolour
Type
Price £395.00 / $528.39
Size 70 x 41 cm
Ref 20707

Sea Drift

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Media Oil
Type Landscape/Seascape
Price £395.00 / $528.39
Size 97 x 30 cm
Ref 18258

HMS Duncan, Under Construction

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Media Watercolour
Type
Price £595.00 / $795.93
Size 70 x 57 cm
Ref 20706

Firth of Forth

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Media Watercolour
Type
Price £395.00 / $528.39
Size 70 x 41 cm
Ref 20709

Todhead from Catterline

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Media Oil on Linen
Type
Price £475.00 / $635.41
Size 34 x 34 cm
Ref 20710

Abyss

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £400.00 / $535.08
Size 38 x 36 cm
Ref 23204

Orange Cloud

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £300.00 / $401.31
Size 35 x 46 cm
Ref 23208

Surfacing

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £820.00 / $1096.91
Size 58 x 88 cm
Ref 23210

Lilac Nudge

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £300.00 / $401.31
Size 0 x 0 cm
Ref 23215

Main entrance moonshine

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Media Watercolour
Type Landscape/Seascape
Price £495.00 / $662.16
Size 39 x 71 cm
Ref 19249

Lodestar

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Media Oil on Board
Type
Price £850.00 / $1137.05
Size 63 x 29 cm
Ref 20708

Blue Road

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £1830.00 / $2447.99
Size 88 x 93 cm
Ref 23205

Knittles

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £400.00 / $535.08
Size 36 x 26 cm
Ref 23207

Sudden Blue

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £620.00 / $829.37
Size 0 x 0 cm
Ref 23209

Swoop

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £1220.00 / $1631.99
Size 65 x 65 cm
Ref 23211

Top Gallant

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £620.00 / $829.37
Size 58 x 46 cm
Ref 23212

Turnbuckle

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Media Oil
Type Abstract
Price £1830.00 / $2447.99
Size 94 x 94 cm
Ref 23214

ROWENA COMRIE

Nationality British, Born Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
Education 1978-82, Reading University, BA (Hons) Fine Art, 2:1

Career details:

2016 Received the Paisley 2021 Bid Team Award at PAI Open Exhibition for ‘Indigo Nimbus’
2016 Work selected for inclusion in ‘Healing Art of Pathology’ publication by College of American Pathologists.
2015 Shortlisted for Shoosmiths Prize, Arts for Health, Milton Keynes University Hospital.
2015 Received Jamieson Award from Paisley Art Institute, for ‘Space Portal’
2011-14 President of Scottish Artists Union, the Trade Union for Professional Scottish Artists - www.sau.org.uk
2013 Interview by Jan Patience in the Herald ART supplement, 17 Aug 2013.
2013 Radio Interview on WFIU Indiana Public Media.
2013 Residency in Bloomington, Indiana USA.
2013 Tutor for Master Classes at House for an Art Lover, Glasgow.
2012 Professional Development Funding Award from Creative Scotland.
2011 Hope Scott Trust Award.
2010 Elected Professional Member of Society of Scottish Artists
2010 Short listed for Aspect Prize, and Relocated to Glasgow from Aberdeen.
2009 BBC TV Jonathon Meades: Off Kilter Titles Art Work.
2009 & 10 Aberdeenshire Council, Aliens on the Beach, workshops tutor.
2009 V&A Museum London & Action for Children, Art Matters workshops tutor.
2009 Visiting Artist, Alford Primary School, Aberdeenshire
2009 & 10 Guest Lecturer ATLAC, University of Aberdeen, Faculty of Education.
2008 Museum of Scottish Lighthouses, Fraserburgh Show Scotland workshop tutor.
2008 Easter workshops tutor for 11 – 17 yr olds for Aberdeenshire Council.
2007 Scottish Arts Council Arts Across the Curriculum, Schools project .
2006 RSA Edinburgh Artist’s talk about work in Scottish Collectives.
2000 & 2005 AVAAS Awards from Scottish Arts Council
2002 Sir John Soane’s Museum, London. Gave illustrated lecture on Rake’s Progress paintings and prints project.
2000-2005 Life Drawing Tutor at Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen.
1998-1999 Art Tutor, Centre for Continuing Education, University of Aberdeen.
1997-2016 Studio Tenants Representative, for W.A.S.P.S. (Artists Studios).
1997-2001 Evening Class Art Tutor, Aberdeen City Council.
1997 Short listed for St Columba commission for Iona Abbey Trust
1989 Traveled in Spain studying art, and since then painted full-time in Scotland.
1985-1988 Employed as Finance Officer at Courtauld Institute, and at Hambros Merchant Bank.
1982 Studio in Earls Court, London, Life model at Slade School of Art.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Mar 2015 New Hall Art Collection, Cambridge, The Liberty of the Individual – Beyond Space and Time.
June 2014 Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen, Sky Diving from the Cloud’s Edge.
July 2013 House for an Art Lover, Glasgow, Tiny Diamonds in the Cosmic Sands.
May 2013 Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Centre, Bloomington Indiana, USA
May 2013 Oliver Winery, Bloomington Indiana USA
Nov 2011 Hughson Gallery, Glasgow, Spring Line.
Oct 2011 The Arches Glasgow, Terraplanes.
July 2011 Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen, Close Haul.
Oct 2010 Meffan Museum, Forfar, Sublime Elevations.
Aug 2010 Tolbooth Art Centre, Kirkcudbright, Art Colonies of Britain.
2007 Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen, Sublime Intention.
2004 Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen, Beautyspots.
2003 Angus Digital Media Centre, Brechin, Rewind the Rake.
1999 Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries, A Million Firsts, A Trillion Seconds.
1999/2000 Aberdeen Maritime Museum, Life’s a Fun Beach.
1996 Demarco European Foundation, Edinburgh, Journey at New Scottish Art.
Aberdeen City Art Gallery, Aesthetic - A Defiance.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 October - Group 13 at the Smithy Gallery, Blanefield, Glasgow.
2015 July - EMPIRE, SSA Members at Wall Projects 11 @ The Old Rope Works, Montrose.
2014 Winter Delights, Tatha Gallery, Newport-on-Tay, Fife
2014 One of One Gallery, Teddington, London
2014 Editions Gallery, Indianapolis USA.
2014 Towards Abstraction, Stables Gallery, Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, London.
2013 Royal Glasgow Institute Annual Exhibition, Glasgow.
2011 Parallax Art Fair, La Galleria, Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall London.
2011 Le SM’art Art Fair, Aix-en-Provence France.
2011 Fleming Collection, London Aspect Finalists.
2010 Salon, The Embassy, Edinburgh.
2009 Trust @ Drum Castle with National Trust Scotland.
2009 IRIS international Artists Books, Place Identity Memory, Gracefield, Dumfries.
2008,09 WASPS touring drawing show Inverness Museum, Thurso Museum.
2008,09 Wall Projects, Impressions of Catterline, Montrose Museum.
2006 Scottish Collectives at Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh.
2005 Royal Scottish Corporation, London.
2005 NO PREY - NO PAY, Pirates at Duff House, National Galleries of Scotland.
2005 Painting is a Contradiction – Maybe. Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh.
2004 Open Print, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol.
2003 Royal Scottish Academy annual exhibition, Edinburgh.
2003 Imagination’s Chamber Scottish Word & Image Group, Grays School of Art.
2000 Today is Enough, MOMA Powys Wales.
The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London.
AVAAS award winners at Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen.
2000,2002 Print Open, Dundee Contemporary Arts and University of Abertay.
1999 Terre de Creation, Espace Municipal Pierre Laporte, Clermont Ferrand, France.
1997 Brush, Wood and Taffeta: Exploring the North, Marischal Museum, Aberdeen.
1996-1997 Art Link Touring Show, Edinburgh Hospitals.
1996 New Acquisitions, Aberdeen City Art Gallery and Museum.
1995 Collins Gallery, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. (Uisge Beatha).
1993 Morrison Portrait Awards, R.S.A Edinburgh.
1993-1994 Royal Scottish Watercolour Society, R.S.A Edinburgh.


Selected Collections

Aberdeen City Art Gallery & Museum,
Iona Abbey Trust Ltd,
Grampian Hospitals Art Trust,
Paintings in Hospitals, Edinburgh,
University of Aberdeen,
Deloitte & Touche,
J.D.Wetherspoon plc.
Logica plc.
Cabot plc.
The Iris Archive,
Faroe Petroleum,
Aspect Capital,
New Hall Art Collection, Murray Edwards Hall, University of Cambridge.
Walter Scott Global Investment Management,
100 Flowers Collection, New South Glasgow Hospitals.