Poppy Heads
By David Michie

Subject Matter
Still Life and Flowers
Reg. Number
44.5 x 57 cm

David Michie (1928 - 2015)studied at Edinburgh College of Art from 1947 to 1953 under the painter William Gillies. He was awarded a travelling scholarship upon graduating and travelled to Italy in 1953 with fellow painter and friend John Houston. On returning to Edinburgh he took up a post at the College of Art, becoming Head of Drawing and Painting from 1982 until 1990.

He was an elected member of the Royal Scottish Academy, The Royal Glasgow Institute and past President of the Society of Scottish Artists. He was awarded an OBE in 1997. His paintings are held in the collection of The Queen, The Scottish Arts Council, The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art and other major public collections of Scottish art.

Art in Healthcare's blog entry about David Michie

Art in Healthcare's blog entry about David Michie

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