Our Charity

Art in Healthcare is the leading arts provider for health organisations in Scotland. We lend high quality, original artwork to hospitals and other healthcare settings and provide fun-filled art workshops and talks for patients, care home residents and sheltered housing communities.
Find out more about our work at Art in Healthcare.
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Bend in the River

by

Gregor Smith

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Bend in the River by Gregor Smith
Acrylic
1980
114x115 cm

Reg. Number: G954

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Gregor Smith paints in both oil and watercolour and more recently, printmaking. He is a former student of drawing and painting at Edinburgh College of Art which was followed by a travelling scholarship to Florence and Rome 1966-7. From 1968 until 2006 he taught art in various schools in central Scotland. Gregor has exhibited extensively mainly in Scotland and in London. Solo exhibitions include the New 57 gallery, Edinburgh, Compass Gallery, Glasgow and watercolours at the Glasgow Print Studio. Selected exhibitions include the Royal Scottish Academy; the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours; the Royal Watercolour Society C21, London; the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours, London; the Scottish Arts Council; the Arts Council of Northen Ireland; Project Arts Centre, Dublin; the Society of Scottish Artists, Compass Gallery, Glasgow and Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow.
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Since 1991 our charity has been assembling one of the largest and most prestigious Collections of original Scottish art in the country. These artworks are uniquely available for display in hospitals and other healthcare settings.


Art in Healthcare is truly committed to the important role that art plays in the healing environment but we need your help to properly maintain and build this unique Collection for the enjoyment and benefit of the hundreds of thousands of staff, patients and visitors who view it each year.


With your help we're able to:


Keep our Collection on display in hospitals and care homes
Support young artists at their degree shows
Buy artwork from professional artists
Provide fun-filled art workshops for patients and care home residents
Develop our training programmes for volunteers


Adopt an artwork from our Collection for just £3 a month and you'll receive:


Your name (or a loved one's) written next to your chosen artwork online
A certificate of adoption with a picture of the artwork
Invites to Art in Healthcare's special events
First to view our latest Prestigious Print
Our colourful e-newsletter


"My patients really enjoy looking at our collection. Sometimes they even do an 'art tour' around the premises." ~ Barron Dental Practice


You can adopt an artwork in the gallery, if it hasn't already been adopted, by clicking the 'Adopt Me' button below the picture of the artwork.


Our Charity

Art in Healthcare is the leading arts provider for health organisations in Scotland. We lend high quality, original artwork to hospitals and other healthcare settings and provide fun-filled art workshops and talks for patients, care home residents and sheltered housing communities.
Find out more about our work at Art in Healthcare.
Adopt an artwork
Donate with JustGiving

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Supported by Edinburgh Art Fair