SAM AINSLEY

Senior Lecturer, School of Fine Art, The Glasgow School of Art
Founder and former Head of Master of Fine Art programme, The Glasgow School of Art.

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COMMISSIONS

(Withdrew from further commissioned work on becoming Head of MFA programme)

Cover for 'Lacan: A Feminist Introduction' by Elizabeth Grosz, Pub. Routledge, London.

1988
Private Commission for Ann Turner Thomson, Edinburgh (Warrior 1987 Banner, 58' x 21' 'Reaping the Whirlwind' for exterior of Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh shown during 'The Vigorous Imagination: New Scottish Art' exhibition

1986
British Rail, Bathgate New Station. Screen 70'x12' in collaboration with Arthur Watson of Peacock Printmakers, Aberdeen.
Tapestry 10'x4'. New Branch Office for General Accident, Reading. Woven by Edinburgh Tapestry Company.
8 Celebratory Banners, each 9'x 12'

1985
Essochem Petroleum Ltd, Mossmorran, Fife. Ten 3- dimensional Textile and Aluminium structures, from 6' to 15' diameter, within a space 70'x30'
Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Edinburgh, Wall tile construction.

1984
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, 5 Celebratory Banners, each 20'x6' to commemorate the opening of the new Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
Private commission for Douglas and Matilda Hall, Edinburgh. 3- dimensional silks and canvas construction (Woman Series)

1983
General Accident Assurance Company, World Headquarters, Perth. Tapestry, 30'x17' (Saltire Award for Art in Architecture, Commendation)
Tapestry 5'x4' for James Parr, Cleish Castle. Woven by the Edinburgh Tapestry Company
Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Jardine Clinic, Wood and Canvas construction 10'x6'