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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.
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Cliff Study II

by

George Devlin

CliffStudyII
Cliff Study II by George Devlin
Gouache
1972
28.5 x 34.5 cm

Reg. Number: P236

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George studied at Glasgow School of Art 1955-1960 where he won the premier awards and top national scholarships from the Royal Scottish Academy. He then studied extensively in Europe. George lived and worked in West Africa after crossing the Sahara. On returning, he taught composition in the Painting School of Glasgow School of Art from 1962. In 1964 he was elected to the RSW. He was awarded a major Arts Council award in 1968 and then went on to set up his own painting school in 1969, which he later transferred to France.

In 1972 he presented a series on Art for Scottish Television and in 1973 designed the set and costumes for the ballet, "Embers". He was elected Chairman of the Glasgow League of Artists in 1977. In 1991 has was elected to the RGI and was also artist in residence at Dinan, France that same year. George was elected President of Glasgow Art Club in 1997, FRSA in 1999, ROI in 2004 and RBA in the same year. In 2007 he was elected to the ARWS. He was the Artist in Residence, Collioure in 2008 and Isle of Lewis 2009. Five of his works were used by La Poste to promote Val d'Oise (France ) in 2007.
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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