Fran Gordon is an artist and printmaker originally from Orkney, now based in Glasgow. Fran’s work spans collage, painting, print and sculpture.

Please do not hesitate to get in contact regarding commissions and projects. 


(b. 1992) Scotland
Lives and works in Glasgow


Education
Royal College of Art
MA Print
Awarded Distinction for Dissertation
2015 - 2017

Glasgow School of Art
BA (Hons) Communication Design, specialising in Illustration
Awarded distinction for Extended Critical Journal
2010 - 2014


Upcoming Exhibitions
16 - 17 May 2019, Hot Sheet, The Department Store, Brixton, London
August 2019, Solo show, Stallan-Brand, Glasgow

Solo Exhibitions
2016 Mediation, on the other hand, is a control function, Little Gallery, Calgary, AB, Canada
2015 You will recognise its various parts, Project Space 1, The Art School, Glasgow

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair
2018 Acts of the Plough, Art Licks Weekend, London
2017 Make_Shift, Collyer Bristow Gallery, London
2017 Super Super, Kingsgate Project Space, London
2017 Royal College of Art Show 2017, London
2017 Freshly Squeezed, CGP London, Southwark Park, London
2016 RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, London
2016 Break Link //, CGP London, Southwark Park, London
2015 Stargazing, Orkney's Art Graduates 2013 & 2014, The Pier Arts Centre, Orkney
2014 Project Ability Silent Auction, Project Ability, Trongate 103, Glasgow
2014 Communication Design Degree Show, Rochelle School, Shoreditch, London
2014 Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow
2014 Work In Progress Show, 134 Renfrew Street, Glasgow


Residencies
2016 Scottish Sculpture Workshop AiR Programme
2016 Mara/Laing Graduate Student Exchange Programme, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
2014/15 MANY Studios Graduate Residency (guest selectors Andy Holden & Kate Moross)
2014 Hospitalfield Arts Graduate Residency (selectors Remco de Blaaij, Neil Firth, Maria Fusco & Janice Kirkpatrick)
2014 Selected for Edinburgh Process Studios Graduate Residency


Awards
2018 Shortlisted for New Contemporaries 2018
2017 Shortlisted for Artagon.III
2017 YLCE Award
2017 The Printing Charity
2016 Print Futures Award
2016 Swab Stairs Barcelona, RCA Winner
2014 Nominated for People of Print Graduate Print Awards


Features
2016 Bookblock Original
2014 Talent Feature Grafik Magazine
2014 Talent Spotters: Glasgow School of Art Creative Review
2014 Meet The Volunteers Project Ability