'Headland' 183X122cm acrylics on canvas showing at Aberdeen Artists Society ,Aberdeen Art Gallery 16 April-3 July 2022
Graeme Swanson is an abstract visual artist and an art tutor based in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Born in Aberdeen in 1957, Swanson graduated from Grays School of Art in Aberdeen, and in 1981 he achieved a
Post Graduate Teaching Qualification.. He won the prestigious Royal Scottish Academy (RSA) Latimer
Award in 1985. He was also awarded professional memberships of the Aberdeen Artists Society
(1981), The Society of Scottish Artists (SSA, 2008) and in 2020 he became an Artist Member of the
Paisley Art Institute.
Swanson has exhibited extensively in Scotland (RSA, SSA, RSW, AAS, PAI) at annual exhibitions and
group shows in Europe, USA and Australia. He has work in private and public collections including
Grampian Hospitals Art Trust, University of Aberdeen, Robert Gordon University Aberdeen and the former
Scottish Arts Council. His most recent exhibitions include the Scottish Drawing Competition summer 2021
and the Aberdeen Artists Society Summer Exhibition (online) 2021.