JONATHAN SCOTT

Jonathan Scott is a Scottish artist based in Toronto. Scott completed an MFA at the Glasgow School of Art in 2005 and is currently a PhD candidate at York University. He has exhibited internationally as well as having received grants from recognised institutions, such as the Glasgow Sculpture Studio, the Henry Moore Foundation and most recently Toronto Arts Council and Ontario Arts Council. Group exhibitions include “More than two, Let it make itself” at the Power Plant Toronto and “Ex Libris” at Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru

EDUCATION

2015 ongoing - PHD in Fine Art - York University, Toronto, Canada

2003-2005 -Master of Fine Art - Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK

Thesis – Interaction with a Repetitive Imagination

1997-2001 –BA (Hons 2.1) Fine Art (Drawing & Painting) – University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Newcastle, UK

 

SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014  Toronto Arts Council Grant

          Ontario Arts Council Grant

2007  Henry Moore Foundation Grant

          Scottish Arts Council Grants for Artists

2006  Glasgow Visual Artists Grant Scheme

2005  Post Graduate Scholarship Glasgow Sculpture Studios

          Glasgow West of Scotland Scholarship

 

EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibitions

2017 ‘Aye the Oui, It () You’, Gales Gallery York University, Toronto

2014 ‘The Policy Makers’, Katherine Mulherin Contemporary Art Project, Toronto

2012 ‘Burn your Neighbours’, Katherine Mulherin Contemporary Art Project, Toronto

2008 ‘Society of Bondage’, Glasgow Art Club, Glasgow

2007 ‘Dead Planetarium’, Coleman Project Space, London

2006 ‘Face of an Angel, Voice of a Demon’, EmergeD at Glasgow International festival of Contemporary Art, Glasgow

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 In House, Typology Gallery, Toronto

2015 Parle, Gales Gallery, York University, Toronto

2015 This is Neither the Time, Nor the Place, Mulherin, New York

2015 Goat, Katherine Mulherin Contemporary Art Project, Toronto

2014 Geometriks, Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru

2013 More Than Two (Let It Make Itself), Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto

2010 Vestiges Park, Lowsalt at Glasgow International festival of Contemporary Art, Glasgow

2009 ‘Posthumous Humus’, A.Vermin, Glasgow

         ‘El Ahijado’, Alterna y Corriente, Mexico City

2008 ‘Last Tango in Partick’, Lowsalt at The Now Museum, Glasgow

2007 ‘Your Words and My Mouth, Hospitalfield, Arbroath

         ‘Jonathan Scott and Dawn Youll, Washington Garcia, Glasgow

2006 ‘Demo’ Jonathan Scott and Fred Pedersen, Transmission, Glasgow

         ‘Solo: Member’s Show’, Transmission, Glasgow

         ‘New Ruins’, EmergeD at Next Wave Festival, Melbourne

2005 ‘Re-escape’, Transmission at Re-escape, Hamburg

         ‘Exit Strategy’, CAFA, Beijing

         ‘Exit Strategy’, Tramway, Glasgow

         ‘Posted’, Hiscox, London

          ‘Syncopations: Art from Great Britain Now, Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm

2004 ‘Before the Opera’, SEAM at 273, Glasgow

         ‘Prospects Drawing Prize’, Tea Building, London

          ‘Play’ Arts Academy, Budapest

          ‘Interim’, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

2003 ‘Members Lounge’, Collective, Edinburgh

         ‘Private Property’, The Basement, London

2002 ‘Literay Reality’, Where the Monkey Sleeps, Glasgow

          Visual Arts Scotland, Edinburgh

2001 ‘Screens’, University of Newcastle, Newcastle Britart.com

2000 Royal Glasgow Institute, McLellan Galleries, Glasgow

 

RESIDENCIES

2007 Production residency ‘Your Words and My Mouth, Hospitalfield, Arbroath

Production residency ‘Dead Planetarium’, Coleman Project Space, London

2006 Production residency ‘New Ruins’, EmergeD at Next Wave Festival, Melbourne

 

COLLECTIONS

Hiscox, London