Simon Fraser studied painting and drawing at Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen and at Ruskin School of Art in Oxford. He ran the publishing firm, Balnain books, from 1985 to 1995. He has exhibited his art at both national and international levels.
Solo exhibitions have been held in the Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop and the Bristol Arts Centre, amongst others. Group exhibitions that Simon has participated in include “Contemporary Landscape” at the Edinburgh City Art Centre, the Chicago International Art Exposition, and “Etching & Intaglio Printing” for the Scottish Arts Council Touring Exhibition. His work is held in various public collections such as the BBC and the Scottish Arts Council.
Simon is experienced in working with all forms of printmaking and illustration and has additionally designed for theatre. He is also an experienced website designer.