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Peter Howson    (Scottish, 1958)

 Peter Howson - Far North (Paintings) h: 122 x w: 92 cm / h: 48 x w: 36.2 in
Peter Howson
Far North 2011
 
 Peter Howson - Legion (Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.)) h: 22 x w: 21 cm / h: 8.7 x w: 8.3 in
Peter Howson
Legion 2004
 
 Peter Howson - Legion (Paintings) h: 72 x w: 92.5 in / h: 182.9 x w: 235 cm
Peter Howson
Legion 2005
 
 Peter Howson - Road to Zenica (Paintings) h: 203 x w: 319 cm / h: 79.9 x w: 125.6 in
Peter Howson
Road to Zenica 1994
 
 Peter Howson - Untitled (Fighter) (Paintings) h: 122 x w: 101.5 cm / h: 48 x w: 40 in
Peter Howson
Untitled (Fighter) 1998
 
 

Biography
1958 Born, London
1975 - 1977 Glasgow School of Art
1979 Hospitalfield Scholarship
1979 - 1981 Glasgow School of Art
1985 University of St. Andrews, Artist in Residence
1985 Glasgow School of Art, part-time tutor
1986 Prize winner Scottish Drawing Competition, Paisley Art Galleries
1986 Arthur Andersen & Co. Purchase Prize, Mayfest, Glasgow
1986 Edwin Morgan Artists’ Prize, Glasgow League
1988 Henry Moore Foundation Prize
1992 Eastward Publication Prize, RGI, McLellan Galleries, Glasgow
1992 Nomination for Lord Provost Prize at RGI, McLellan Galleries, Glasgow
1992 European Young Artists Prize, Sophia, Belgrade
1992 Lord Provost’s Prize 1998, Glasgow
1993 Appointed Official British War Artist for Bosnia
1995 Lord Provost's Medal, Glasgow
1996 Awarded Doctor of Letters Honoras Causa, University of Strathclyde

Exhibitions
2006 Retrospective, Kunsterein, Lingen, Germany
2005 Christos Anneste, Flowers New York, New York
2004 Inspired by the Bible, New College, Edinburgh
2004 Stations of the Cross, St Mary’s Cathedral, Glasgow
2003 The Stations of the Cross, Flowers East, London
2003 The New Glasgow Boys, The Fleming Collection, London
2002 2002 Flowers Eight, Flowers Central, London
2002 The Fifth Step, Flowers Central, London
2002 The Third Step, Rozelle Gallery, Ayr
2001 12 British Figurative Painters, Flowers West, Los Angeles
2000 Oxford Gallery, Oxford: The Underground Portfolio
2000 Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow
2000 Odapark, Venray, Holland
2000 Kunstrai, Amsterdam
2000 The Burrell Collection, Glasgow; Wild Tigers of Banhavgarh
1999 British Library, London; Post Impressions
1999 Angela Flowers 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Flowers East & Flowers West
1999 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
1999 Flowers Graphics, London; New Publications
1999 Flowers East, London; Contemporary British Landscape
1999 Edinburgh City Art Centre; Scotland's Art
1999 Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow
1999 Flowers East, London; Sex, War and Religion
1998 Art Institute of Southern California
1998 Gallery M, London; World Cup; Football Paintings
1998 Flowers West, Los Angeles
1998 Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow; Football Paintings
1998 Flowers East, London; New Paintings, Drawings & Prints
1998 Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow; The Lord Provost's Prize 1998 (1st prize)
1998 Royal Academy of Arts, London

Literature
2003 Peter Howson, monograph by Robert Heller
2002 Brush with God, Phil Miller, The Sunday Tiimes, January 13
2002 Art of Darkness, Fidelma Cook, Night & Day, 20 January 2002
2002 Howson sees the Light…..Steven Fraser, Scotland on Sunday, 3 March
2002 Mad about Madonna, William Church, The Sunday Telegraph, 31 March
2002 Howson’s Jubilee Tribute, Juliette Garside, Sunday Herald, 19 May
2001 Stellar Artist who fell to Earth, Scotland on Sunday, July
2001 Great Scottish Painters, The Scotsman, 11 September
2001 World on the Brink, Sunday Herald, 30 September
2001 Out of the Blues, Barry Didcock, Sunday Herald, 25 November
1994 Peter Howson: Bosnia, Imperial War Museum exhibition catalogue, 1994.
1993 Robert Heller: Peter Howson, Mainstream Publishing Company, Edinburgh 1993
1993 Articles in The Times Magazine, 1 May 1993, 10 July 1993, 20 November 1993 and 3 September 1994.
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