Artist Matthew was born in Edinburgh and has spent most of his life in Scotland. He studied at Gray’s School of Art from 2005-2009, and graduated with a first class honours degree in Fine Art and Printmaking.
After spending five years developing his practice back in Edinburgh, Matthew successully gained a place to study on MA Painting programme at the Royal College of Art. He is dedicated to specialising in painting as a medium, and aims to master his artform whilst also promoting public understanding of and engagement with visual art.
How the Award Helped
Matthew received an award to fund his studies at the RCA, enabling him to develop his skills and gain insight from leading practitioners.