Approved: 16.08.2006

Robert McCubbin

Artist

Approved: 16.08.2006

In my practice I use collage and a documentary approach as a working method and departure point, which is informed using everyday materials and contains art-historical references.The resultant abstract work comments on modes of production and aspects of contemporary consumer society and the built environment. 

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Artist Statement

In my practice I use collage and a documentary approach as a working method and departure point, which is informed using everyday materials and contains art-historical references.The resultant abstract work comments on modes of production and aspects of contemporary consumer society and the built environment. 

Career path: I attended George Street school of Art (Dumfries) 1994-96 and subsequently continued at Grays School of Art, Aberdeen. In 2000 I graduated with a BA (Hons) Fine Art and since then I have exhibited in both solo and group shows across the uk.

CV & Education

Solo exhibitions 2010 - untitled, Newton Stewart Public Library, Newton Stewart 2007 - Transition, The Tolbooth Art Centre, Kirkcudbright 2004 - New Works on Paper, Mill on the Fleet, Gatehouse of Fleet 2004 - Prototype, Howden Park Centre, Livingston 2003 - Module, Stranraer Museum, Stranraer 2001 - Element, Newton Stewart Public Library, Newton Stewart 2001 - Printed Matter, Stranraer Public Library, Stranraer Group exhibitions 2010 - Out There, John Muir's Birthplace, Dunbar, Scotland 2007 - Flower Power, Dunbar Public Library, Dunbar 2006 - In Search of an Image, Castle Douglas Art Gallery, Castle Douglas 2006 - PAPERBACK, contemporary art, inArt collective, Dunbar Public Library, Dunbar 2006 - 'Self' contemporary art, Falkirk Town Hall, Falkirk 2006 - WALL * ART (inArt collective), The Almondvale Centre, Livingston 2005 - Inaugural Exhibition, St. David's Church, Bathgate, West Lothian 2005 - Summer exhibition, High St. Gallery , Kirkcudbright 2004 - (Untitled) Joint Exhibition, Greystones Gallery, Glenridding 2003 - Majestic, Dick Institute, Kilmarnock 2003 - Print Matters, Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries Curated projects 2009 - "The Way We Are", North by North Western Arts Festival, Wigan 2009 - To Form An Image, Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine, Scotland.Group Exhibiton, Unit three art gallery Spring Exhibition, Bladnoch Bridge Estate, Wigtown, Scotland: 26th April-23rd June 2017 Art work published in May 2017 edition of Average Art Zine