Born 1985, Dundee, Scotland
Lives and works in Glasgow


2012 - 2014   MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths University of London, London, UK

2003 - 2007   BA Hons Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK


2024   Solo Exhibition at Brooke Benington, London, UK

2023   Eye of the collector art fair with Brooke Benington, London, UK

2023   Complicating the Narrative (in a time of false simplicity), DRad, Espace Canopy, Paris, FR

Solo Exhibitions

2021   The Ventriloquists, with Paul Becker, Celine, Glasgow, UK

2021   Galapogos, Pavilion Pavilion, Glasgow, UK

2019   Fenster Okey Dokey #3, curated by Steven Cairns and Fatima Hellberg, Jan Kaps Gallery, Cologne, DE

2019   Living Room Pictures, Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow, UK

2017   Troll Scene, Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow, UK

2015   Flesh Nets and Psycherelics, MOTinternational gallery, London, UK

2014   Crust, with Hanne Lillee, Casacicca (Traslochi Emotivi), Milan, IT

2014   Basement Scene, with David Bance & Nicholas Cheveldave, Woodmill GP, London, UK

2012   No Vacancy, CCA (Centre for Contemporary Arts), curated by Jaime Kenyon, Glasgow, UK

2011   The Qualmlessist Manifesto, Outpost Gallery, Norwich, UK

2010   Young Scottish Painters, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

2010   Off the Bone, with Dominic Samsworth, The Duchy Gallery, Glasgow, UK

2009   Count von Cosel, with Jack Wrigley, Studio Warehouse, Glasgow, UK

2008   Uncanny Valley, Gallery Martin van Zomeron, Amsterdam, NL

Selected Group Exhibitions

2023   Down in the woods, up in the sky, curated by Domenico De Chirico, Double Q Gallery, Hong Kong, CH

2022   Complicating the Narrative (in a time of false simplicity), DRad, Belgrade, RS

2022   There goes the neighbourhood, Castor Gallery, London, UK

2022   A star is just a memory of a star, Brooke Benington, Hastings, UK

2019   Paris Internationale with Wschod Gallery, Paris, FR

2018   Artists Who Makes Music, Musicians Who Makes Art, curated by Ross Sinclair, Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow, UK

2015   Group show, with Flora Klein & Benjamin Brett, 18A Gallery, Folkstone, UK

2014   Goldsmiths MFA Degree Show, London, UK

2014   Usher Museum, Showing with Collection, curated by Julie-Ann Delaney, Lincoln, UK

2013   South London Gallery, Conch Event, curated by Naomi Pierce, London, UK

2012   Solid on our Source Planet, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, UK

2012   Glasgow International Arts Festival, The Duchy Gallery, Glasgow, UK

2010   Buzz or Howl, with 85A, The Woodmill Gallery, London, UK

2010   Routine Gore, with Jack Wrigley, Glasgow International Arts Festival, Le Drapeau Noir, Glasgow, UK

2009   Taj Mahal Travellers, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, SE

2009   85A presents Orzel film performance, Glasgow, UK

2009   Embassy Gallery, curated by Jaime Kenyon, Edinburgh, UK

2009   Between my finger and thumb, Kobetsvasey at Schwartz gallery, curated by George Vasey, London, UK

2009   Jerwood Contemporary Painters, Jerwood Space, London, UK

2009   Ventriloquist, Timothy Taylor Gallery, curated by Emma Dexter, London, UK

2009   Unfinished plans for a better society, with David Shrigley & Billy Teasdale, Southside Studios, Glasgow, UK

2008   More Pricks than Kicks, Generator Projects, Dundee, UK

2008   Shuttlereime, Office Baroque Gallery, Antwerp, BE

2008   Art Brussels, with Office Baroque Gallery, Brussels, BE

2008   Art Rotterdam, with Office Baroque Gallery, Rotterdam, NL

2007   Studio Warehouse, curated by Jamie Kenyon, Glasgow, UK

2007   Nature Helmet, Glasgow School of Art (Degree Show), Glasgow, UK


2015   Hellebou, with Hanne Lillee, Notodden, NO

2012   Wysing Arts Centre, curated by Mark Titchner, Cambridge, UK


2010   Jerwood Contemporary Painters Prize Winner, UK

2009   Scottish Arts Council Individual Artist Grant, UK


2020   The Steidz, Issue #6, article by Henri Guette, Alan Stanners Devil Inside

2012   Frieze Online, review of No Vacancy at CCA Glasgow

2011   The Guardian, Exhibitionists; The week's art shows in pictures

2010   Turps Banana Magazine, Issue #6, review of Ventriloquist at Timothy Taylor Gallery

2009   Jerwood Contemporary Painters 2009, catalogue

2008   Map Magazine, Issue #15, Emerging, Alan Stanners