Gallery Artists
Philip Braham

Philip Braham is a Scottish artist whose paintings and photographs emerge from the Northern European engagement with landscape as a metaphor for the human condition. Recent projects reflect on the temporal nature of our existence through personal recollection and collective history, set within the slowly evolving landscape that bears us forward. Fidelity to experience is fundamental to his practice, and this brings a poetic grace to his technical mastery of oil painting and silver-based photography.


Braham's paintings and photographs are held in many public and private collections and art foundations. Among the awards received are the prestigious Royal Scottish Academy Guthrie Award for painting, and the Royal Scottish Academy Morton Award for lens-based work. Recent exhibitions include solo shows at Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow, Raab Gallery Berlin, The Scottish Gallery Edinburgh, and at the Royal Scottish Academy for the Edinburgh International Festival contribution in 2010.


1959 Born in Glasgow
1976-80 Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee. DA (Painting)
1980-81 Royal Academy of Fine Art, The Hague, Holland
1981-82 University of California at Los Angeles, Visiting Artist

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2016 Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow
2014 Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2011 Raab Gallery, Berlin
2011 Union Gallery, Edinburgh
2010 Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2006 Osborne Samuel, London
2005 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2003 BCA Gallery, London
2000 Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh
2000 BCA Gallery, London
1999 Compass Gallery, Glasgow
1998 Galleri Christian Dam, Oslo
1997 BCA Gallery, London
1995 Raab Boukamel Gallery, London
1994 Galleri Christian Dam, Copenhagen
1994 Raab Boukamel Gallery, London
1993 Compass Gallery, Glasgow
1992 Raab Gallery, London
1989 Raab Gallery, London
1988 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
1987 The Glasgow Arts Centre
1985 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
1984 Main Fine Art, Glasgow

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Copse in the Afterglow

Oil on linen canvas
9.5 x 13.5 ins



Last Light

Oil on canvas
18 x 24ins



Leaves in a Pool

Oil on linen canvas
9.5 x 13.5 ins



Moonrise, Vernal Equinox

Oil on paper
13 x 20ins



Storm Clouds over Stanley

Oil on canvas
24 x 36ins



Sulphur Skyline

Oil on board
6 x 7.5 ins



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