Graeme Todd

Born in 1962 in Glasgow

Lives and works in East Lothian (Dunbar)






1979-85  Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee

1989-90  John Florent Stone scholar, Edinburgh College of Art



Selected Solo Exhibitions


2010       Mummery-Schnelle , London


2009       Other Side Of The Sky  Gallerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich

               Guest Room Contemporary Art -  Brussels


2007       K.W.A.N.G ..... Galerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich


2006       Gallery s65, Koln

               The Listening Wood, the Seeing Field - Galerie Alessandra Bonomo , Rome


2005       Andrew Mummery Gallery, London

               The Seeing Field -  Edinburgh Printmakers

               Galerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich


2004       'Hanshin Loop'  Contemporary Art Space, Osaka

               Angles Gallery, Santa Monica


2003       Heavyland  Gallerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich

               Andrew Mummery Gallery, London

               It Is So Endless'  Gallerie Allesandra Bonomo, Rome


2002       'Space is Deep'  Kunsthaus Glarus [ Curated by Nadia Schneider], Switzerland

               Galeria Marilena Bonomo, Bari


2001       Gallerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich

               Andrew Mummery Gallery, London


2000       Gallery Side 2, Tokyo

               Landscapes' Galleria Allesandra Bonomo, Rome

               'Mount Hiddenabyss', Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh and

               Leeds Metropolitan University Gallery, Leeds

1998       Andrew Mummery Gallery, London


1997       'From Not Island Made Island'  The Changing Room, Stirling


1994       'Winter'  Collective Gallery, Edinburgh

               Galleri 54, Goteborg, Sweden


1993       'Bower' Pier Art Centre, Orkney



Selected Group Exhibitions


2008       Picture Ballot! -In the Jungle of Cities - Kunsthaus Zurich

               Recent Acquisitions _ Kunsthaus Zurich

               Roma/London - Laure Genillard gallery, London

               Deeper Still - Sleeper, Edinburgh [ with Liz Adamson ]


2007       Cities and Eyes - Eagle Gallery, London


2006       Koln artFair & Brussels Art Fair, Gallery s65, Aalst


2005       Twiilight -Galleria Alessandro de March, Milan

               Armory Art Fair with Michael Kohn Gallery, LA

               Art Basel 2005 with Gallery S56


2004       'Memorable Memory' Neue Kunst Halle, St Gallen, Switzerland

               incl Martin Kippenberger,Douglas Gordon, Christine Borland, Jannis Kounelis et al


2003       'Yes! I am a long way from home'  curated by Roger Kelly & Bob Matthews,

               The Nunnery, London & Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art

               Preview IV Gallerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich


2002       New, Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary British Art, Scottish National Galley of Modern Art

               Prima Facie: New Abstract Painting, Angles Galley, Santa Monica


2001       'Here + Now', Scottish Art 1990-2001,curated by Katrina Brown & Rob Tuffnel, D.C.A 

               Generator Projects, McManus Galleries, Dundee

               'Explorations of the Environment: Landscape Redefined'  Barbera Gillman Gallery,  Miami

               'Open Country, Contemporary Scottish Artists'  curated by Caroline Nicod,  Musee  Cantonal des Beaux Arts de Lausanne,

               incl David Shrigley, Smith/Stewart,Cad McCail,Martin Boyce et al

               'Playground' ,Galleria Pedro Cera, Lisbon


2000       'Photo & Video based works',  Gallerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich

               'British Art 2: Painting', Gallerie  Diehl Vorderwuelbecke, Berlin,

               incl DJ Simpson, John  Chilver, Clare Woods, Geraint Evans et al

               'Movin' on up',  Andrew Mummery Gallery,London1999

               River Deep, Mountain High', Gallery Westland Place, London

               incl Peter Doig, Merlin James, Sophie Ricket et al

               Paint/Land/Beauty,  Northern gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland

               incl Graham Gussin, Brad Lochore


1998       'Intelligible Lies'  Talbot Rice Gallery, London, with Carol Rhodes & Victoria Morton/over


1997       'A Different View',  33 Great Sutton St, London

               'New Found Lansdcape'  Kerlin Gallery, Dublin


1995       'Swarm'  Scottish Arts Council touring exhibition

               The Persistence of Painting',  Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow,

               incl Richard Wright, Julie Roberts Hayley Tompkins et al


1994       3+3+3,  Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh


1993       'Walk On',  Jack Tilton Gallery, New York & Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

               incl Douglas Gordon,Kevin Henderson, Craig Richardson et al


1990       'Scatter-New Scottish Art',  Third eye Centre, Glasgow ,

               incl Callum Innes, Gary Fisher, Wendy McMurdo




Curated Projects [ with Liz Adamson as Polarcap Ltd ]


2009       Heavy Metal Mouth  24 - 26 Torphichen St, Edinburgh


2008       ESKIMo - The Gallery at Eskmills


2007       'You do Voodoo' West Barns Studios, Dunbar

               incl Edward Summerton,Kuehne & Klein. Rabiya Choudry.


               Dr Norman Shaw et al [ 13 Artists ]


               'No More Stars' West Barns Studios & ECA [in collaboration with Galerie Brigitte Weiss, Zurich]

               incl San Keller, Christian Vetter, El Frauenfelder, David Chieppo, Liz Adamson, Boards of Canada et al.





    Arts Council of England

    Migros Museum, Zurich, Switzerland

    Kunsthaus Glarus, Switzerland

    Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland

    Peter Stuyvesant Collection, Amsterdam

    Alianz-versicherungs-AG- Unterfohrung, Germany

    City Arts Centre, Edinburgh

    Fleming-Wyfold Art Foundation, London

    Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh

    McManus Galleries, Dundee

    Simmons +Simmons, London

    UK Government Art Collection








Selected Catalogues


2008       Picture Ballot! - In the Jungle of Cities. Kunsthaus Zurich.

               Text by Nadine Franci


               ESKIMo. Polarcap Contemporary Art Projects.

               Texts by Ola Wojtkiewitz & Kevin Henderson



2007       You Do Voodoo. Polarcap Contemporary Art Projects.

               Texts by John Calcutt & Louisa Waugh


               No More Stars. Polarcap Contemporary Art Projects.

               Texts by Dr Neil Mulholland & Colin Martin



2004       Hanshin Loop, Contemporary Art Space Osaka,

               text by Kaoru Matsumoto, interview by Kate Zammet



2003       Here + Now, New Scottish Art 1990-2001, Dundee Contemporary Arts,

               text by Rob Tufnell & Katrina Brown


2002       Space is Deep, Kunsthaus Glarus, Switzerland, text by Nadia Schneider,

               essays by Phillip Kaiser, Felicity lunn & Kevin Henderson


2001       Open Country, Musee Cantonal des Beaux- Arts de Lausanne, Switzerland

               essays by Caroline Nicod, Rob Tufnell & Francis McKee


2000       Mount Hiddenabyss, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, text by Robert Allan Jamieson,

               essay by Allan Johnston


               British Art Part 2- Paintings, Diehl Vorderwuelbecke Berlin,

               text by Max Andrews


1998       Intelligible Lies, Talbot-Rice Gallery Edinburgh,

               interview by Pat Fisher


1995       The Persistence of Painting, CCA, Glasgow,

               essay by Judith Finlay


1993       Walk On, Jack Tilton Gallery New York,

               essay by Murdo McDonald


1990       Scatter - New Scottish Art,

               text by Andrew Nairne & Ewan McArthur