Ross grew up in Clackmannanshire, in the Central Lowlands. He moved to Dundee to study at the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, where he received a first class BA(Hons) in Fine Art in 2008 and a Masters of Fine Art with Distinction in 2010.
Now living in Edinburgh, Ross is represented by the EB&Flow Gallery in London. Over the past two years he has exhbited at a number of shows and has garnered praise from prestigious institutions such as the Royal Scottish Academy and Saatchi Gallery, as well as from private collectors. He has earned a reputation as being a truly talented painter with a promising career ahead of him.
How the Award Helped
Ross has received a Dewar Arts Award to help him realise his ambitions for his first solo show.
Inspired by his work exploring the derelict St Peter's Seminary in Glasgow, Ross will create a new series of 10 to 12 large scale paintings. The solo show will take place at the EB&Flow Gallery in Shoreditch, London.