CHARCOALS AND WATERCOLOURS ON PAPER
THE UNDERWATER - SERIES
Scottish artist, Patsy McArthur explores the graceful and powerful movement of people in her rich under water painted scenes. Her latest works, from very small ink studies to large oil paintings, convey a palpable sense of strength, freedom and suspension.
She studied painting in Aberdeen in the north east of Scotland at the Gray's School of Art, where she received her BA(Hons) Fine Art. She was awarded the Royal Scottish Academy John Kinross Scholarship - travel scholarship to study in Florence. In 2001, McArthur successfully completed her Masters degree, MA European Fine Art from the Winchester School of Art in Barcelona.
She is a well traveled artists and has lived and worked in Australia, Spain, China, Berlin and New York and is currently based in Brighton, UK.