The Rape Field
This work was created by Andrew Cranston whilst studying at Gray’s School of Art.
Andrew studied Fine Art at both Manchester Polytechnic and Grays School of Art. He later completed an MA in Painting at the Royal College of Art in 1996. He has had several Scholarships and residencies in Austria, Norway and Germany. Andrew became a full-time Lecturer in Painting at Gray’s School of Art in 2000.
Cranston has had solo shows at the R.S.A, Edinburgh (2000) and The Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield (2002). Group shows include: “In the Summertime” , Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh (1999); “Mostyn 13″ , Llandudno (2003); “Sometime Blonde”, Rockwell, London (2003); “Albatross”, Galeria Wozownia, Torun, Poland (Nov 2003).
In 2004 Andrew branched into the film medium when he was commissioned to write and direct “Lion Thief”, a promo video for the Indie group ‘The Beta Band’.
(Detail of “From involution to evolution and back………” )
From involution to evolution and back………
photographic transparent film, steel lightbox and perspex
Wendy graduated in 2009 with a PgDip Fine Art, and in 2008 she graduated with a BA (Hons) Sculpture at Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen.
In 2008 Wendy received many awards including the RSA Stuart Prize, the SSW Graduate Residency Prize, the BP Fine Art Prize and the Robert Gordon University Scupture Purchase Prize.