Carslaw St. Luke's
Paul Chiappe


Paul Chiappe

Paul Chiappe

Lives and works in Edinburgh, Scotland


2007 MFA Edinburgh College of Art 2005
BA (Hons) Drawing & Painting, Edinburgh College of Art

Forthcoming Exhibitions

Drawing Center, New York 28 June - 24 August 2014 (Group)
Josee Bienvenu, New York - June - July 2014 (Solo)
New Art Gallery Walsall - 30 January - 3 May 2015 (Group)

Solo Exhibitions

2013 CARSLAW St* Lukes
2008 MADDER139, London
2008 The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh

Group Exhibitions (selected)


RIFF/RIFT, BALTIC39, Gateshead


A Parliament of Lines, The Pier Arts Centre, Orkney
A Parliament of Lines, The RMIT University Gallery, Melbourne
Drawing Room Biennial, The Drawing Room, London

Picture Takers, Visual Arts Center, New Jersey
The Art of Appropriation, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
Slow Looking: Contemporary Drawing, Tate Britain
A Parliament of Lines, City Art Centre, Edinburgh
Quiet Accord, John Michael Kohler Centre, Wisconsin

Four in Play, MADDER139, London
Hong Kong International Art Fair: Art Futures
Drawing Room, London. Biennial Fundraiser
Fondation Frances, Senlis, France

The Scottish Summer Exhibition, The Fleming Collection, London
Black - A Referential Void, MADDER139, London
What You See is Where You're At, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

Kaleidoscope, Works on Paper Recently Acquired for Scotland, The National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh
Ten Decades, The Fleming Collection, London
Ten Decades, Edinburgh City Art Centre

Centenary Drawing Exhibition, ECA, Edinburgh
On the Rocks, Granton Lighthouse, Edinburgh

The Royal Scottish Academy Student Exhibition, Edinburgh
Prawn Pawn Porn, MFA Show, ECA, Edinburgh

Works on Paper, Amber Room Contemporary Art, Edinburgh
BraveArt05 Exhibition, London
Scottish Arts Club Prize, Scottish graduate Show - Eight Winners, Edinburgh Festival, Edinburgh


The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas.
Fondation Frances, Senlis, France
Numerous private collections in the UK and USA


Chairman's Medal: Presented to the student who has demonstrated outstanding academic ability
Houston/Blackadder ECA Centenary Prize: Awarded for what the Panel (Dr. John Houston, Dame Elizabeth Blackadder, the Principal of the College and the Head of the School of Drawing and Painting), considered to be the best work by a graduating student in the School of Drawing and Painting
The John Watson Club Prize (included an exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art)

Andrew Grant Bequest Major Award

Royal Bank of Scotland- Scottish Arts Club Best Scottish Fine Art Graduates award nominee The Loomshop Gallery Award
Friends of the Royal Scottish Academy Award Andrew Grant Bequest Award Prize

Andrew Grant Bequest Award Prize

Publications (selected)

2012 The Huffington Post, 7 September 2012
2012 Katharine Stout, TATE etc,Spring 2012
2012 Coline Milliard, Modern Painters, 100 Artists to Watch
2010 Buy Now, The List, 29 April 2010
2009 Mike Wade, Times Online, 28 November 2009
2008 Ben Street, Art Review, 17 October 2008
2008 Richard Crowe, White Hot Magazine, July 2008
2008 Tim Cornwell, The Scotsman, Tuesday 8th July 2008
2008 Francesca Baseby, Scottish Art News, Issue 10, Autumn 2008
2008 Jenny Richards, The Skinny, Saturday 26th January 2008
2008 Duncan MacMillan, The Scotsman, 11th January 2008
2008 Joanna Vallely, Edinburgh Evening News, 3rd January 2008
2007 Sarah Urwin Jones, The Sunday Herald, Sunday 30th December
2007 Susan Mansfield, The Scotsman, Friday 28th December 2007
2007 Jack Mottram, The Herald, Friday 22nd June 2007
2006 Isla Leaver-Yap, MAP, issue 5/Spring 2006 2005 Jack Mottram, DEGREE SHOWS 2005, The List, issue 525, 7 -21st July 2005
2005 Duncan MacMillan, The Scotsman, Tuesday 21st June, 2005