Staff Profiles: Bob Davison

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Staff Profile: Bob Davison
Senior Lecturer

Bob Davison

Bob Davison

Senior Lecturer

Art and Design

I am involved with all aspects of Fine Art, it's production, display and collection. I have worked in many major galleries both national and commercial. This, together with a long career in teaching, has informed and enabled my own practice.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 714960 Email: bdavison@glos.ac.uk

Biography

I have wide and varied connections with the art world. Along with teaching and management roles I have exhibited widely in London and nationally and am represented in many collections. I have had a great deal of experience in the gallery business having worked for many years in Cork Street, London and then in many commercial and public galleries. I continue to advise and assist with several London based collections and collectors. My practice covers painting and drawing. Based in observation of nature, I then take elements to abstraction dealing with perception and how we see and read images.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BA (Hons) Fine Art Painting West Surrey College of Art and Design 1976
MA Fine Art Painting Chelsea School of Art 1978

Awards

1978-79. Painting Fellowship, Cheltenham College of Art

1980 Eastern Arts Association, Minor Award.

2016 Senior Fellow of The Higher Education Academy

Teaching and research

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

External responsibilities

I continue to advise and assist with several galleries and collections, corporate and private.