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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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Bowl with Lemons

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Alison Harley

BowlwithLemons
Bowl with Lemons by Alison Harley
Print 24/50
1990
103.5 x 84.4 cm

Reg. Number: P462

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During her early career she was an exhibiting artist with the Francis Kyle Gallery in London, which included solo and group exhibitions. During this period as an independent artist, she was invited by the Glasgow Print Studio to develop limited edition prints, produced in collaboration with their master printer.

She lectured in both The Glasgow School of Art and Edinburgh College of Art over a number of years before taking up a Senior Lecturer post and then becoming Head of Design at The Glasgow School of Art.

Alison joined Heriot-Watt University in 2008 from Singapore where she was Dean of the Faculty of Design at Lasalle College of the Arts. Alison's research interests are: Design and the Archive, examples include a funded Arts & Humanities project on the 20th century textile designer Robert Stewart and the interpretation and production of the textiles for Charles Rennie Mackintosh's "House for an Art Lover"; Design Publication and Exhibition, projects include collaboration with Singapore designer, and illustrator Joe Magee for WERK No:16 winner of two D&AD Awards, showcased in Tokyo; Design Innovation and Collaboration, the development of projects such as the Fashion Institute for Singapore and the Centre for Advanced Textiles for Glasgow School of Art. Current projects include the Scottish Academy of Fashion and the School of Textiles and Design Knit Research Centre for HWU. Alison also has experience of Transnational Design Education and Innovation; she led the introduction of the first vocational curriculum in Bhutan for Master Tailors, funded by the UN and has also been involved in the early stages of a similar development in Bhutan for hand-woven textiles.
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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