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David George Harding Edit Profile

artist , art educator

David George Harding, British artist, retired art educator. Certified education Scottish Education Department, 1960. Recipient Order of British Empire, The Queen of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northen Ireland, 2002.

Background

Harding, David George was born on March 30, 1937 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Son of Alfred and Kathleen Harding.

Education

District Attorney, Edinburgh College Art, 1959. Certified education, Moray House College Education, Edinburgh, 1960.

Career

Head of art St Augustine's Teacher Training College, Lafia, Nigeria, 1963—1967. Town artist Glenrothes (Scotland) Development Corporation, 1968—1978. Senior lecturer Dartington College Arts, Totnes, England, 1978—1985.

Head environmental art Glasgow (Scotland) School Art, 1986—2001, head sculpture and environmental art, 1995—2001. Retired

Trustee Scottish Sculpture Trust, Edinburgh, 1986—1998, chairman, 1993—1998. Board member New Territories - National Review Live Art, Glasgow, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified education Scottish Education Department, 1960.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (book) DECADEnt - Public Art Contentious Term and Contested Practice. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Singing, swimming, reading, travel.

Connections

Married Frances McKechnie, September 22, 1962. Children: Damien Joseph, Ninian John, Anthony Donald, Martha Frances, Abigail Mary, Benedict Peter.

father:
Alfred Harding

mother:
Kathleen Harding

spouse:
Frances McKechnie

children:
Damien Joseph Harding

Ninian John Harding

Anthony Donald Harding

Martha Frances Harding

Abigail Mary Harding

Benedict Peter Harding