Jennifer Mackenzie DA
Jennifer Mackenzie is a Scottish artist who lives and works in Golspie, Sutherland but is originally from Coatbridge near Glasgow. She graduated from Glasgow School of Art in 1971, spent a further year at Jordanhill College of Education and then taught Art and Design in schools in Lanarkshire, Inverness and Sutherland. Since leaving teaching in 2001, Jennifer has been a full time professional artist.
“ My paintings are very much a personal response to my environment, in terms of colour, light and space, and in the Scottish painterly tradition, reflecting my time at GSA with tutors such as William Drummond Bone, Sandy Goudie, and David Donaldson. I enjoy exploring colour and the tactile qualities of oil paint, largely through still life.”
Jennifer will be a featured artist at the Morningside Gallery from 21 February with 18 new paintings - a good chance to see a range of her work. See News for other venues this month.
You are welcome to visit Jennifer at her studio in Golspie - about one hour north of Inverness - see contact page for details.
The Studio at Drummuie