Go Back   Scotland Discussion Forum > Culture > Music and Art

Notices


Favourite Scottish Artist (not music!)

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 29th January 2013, 17:06
scottish-artist scottish-artist is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 1
Cool Favourite Scottish Artist (not music!)

Saw the Scottish songs thread and wondered what people out there consider their favourite scottish artists in terms of painting, drawing or sculpture. Who inspires ye?
__________________
www.hamishmacdonaldprints.com
Scottish Colourist Artist
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 29th January 2013, 23:40
kathyv's Avatar
kathyv kathyv is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Oregon, USA
Posts: 6,674
I tend to be more inspired by writings; I like Burns, Scott and Stevenson, of course.

Do others consider authors as artists?
__________________


Come to the Dark Side, we have cookies!

Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 30th January 2013, 10:15
tig's Avatar
tig tig is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Posts: 2,014
ye id say writers where artists (of sorts)...theyre usually at "art" events....and create images with words

my mind always goes blank when im asked about artists i like....a few of my mates are artists(painters) or sculptors from the Glasgow art school and some have done really well.

i fell into the "installation" trap years ago while working for tramway and anya gallaccio (<dodgy spelling) amongst others but prefer soundscapes with some visuals.

i like george wyllie and loads of other public art too
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 14:24.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.0.0 RC4 © 2006, Crawlability, Inc.