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David Alan Redpath Michie

painter , professor

David Alan Redpath Michie, French painter. Fellow Royal Society Arts; member Royal Scottish Academy (Guthrie award 1964, Sir William Gillies Travelling scholarship 1980), Royal Glasgow Institute Fine Arts (Glasgow Year of Culture award 1990), Royal West of England Academy.

Background

Michie, David Alan Redpath was born on November 30, 1928 in St. Raphael, France. Son of James Beattie Michie and Anne Redpath.

Education

Diploma in Art, Edinburgh (United Kingdom) College Art, 1952. Diploma in Teaching, Moray House College Education, Edinburgh, 1957.

Career

Mercury Gallery, London 1966, 1969, 1971, 1974, 1980, 1983, Mercury Gallery, Edinburgh 1986, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh 1980, The Lothian and Region Chambers 1977, The Loomshop Gallery, Lower Largo 1981, 1987; Guthrie Part-time lecturer Edinburgh College Art, 1954-1956. Lecturer Grays School Art, Aberdeen, United Kingdom, 1957-1961, Edinburgh College Art, 1961-1968, deputy head School Drawing and Painting, 1968-1982, vice principal, 1974-1977, head School Drawing and Painting, 1982-1990. Professor Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, 1988-1990, professor emeritus, since 1991.

Member General Teaching Council Scotland, 1975-1980, Edinburgh Festival Society, since 1977, Council British School in Rome, London, 1980-1985, Museum and Galleries Commission, United Kingdom, since 1991.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Arts. Member Royal Scottish Academy (Guthrie award 1964, Sir William Gillies Travelling scholarship 1980), Royal Glasgow Institute Fine Arts (Glasgow Year of Culture award 1990), Royal West of England Academy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, gardening.

Connections

Married Eileen Anderson Michie, March 27, 1951. Children: Alison, Lindsey.

father:
James Beattie Michie

mother:
Anne Redpath

spouse:
Eileen Anderson Michie

children:
Alison Michie

Lindsey Michie