Eòghann Mac Colla





2019Won the 'Made in Paisley' Award
2019Paisley Art Institute Annual Exhibition, Piazza, Paisley
2019Space + Name = Place pop up Solo Exhibition in Bread, Ayr
2018Roger Billcliffe Annual Postcard Exhibition, Glasgow
2018Royal Scottish Academy 'Open'
2017Paisley Art Institute Annual Exhibition, Paisley Museum & Art Gallery
2015Billcliffe Gallery Annual Postcard Exhibition, Glasgow
2015Butterfly Rammy: Common Weal,St Andrews Square, Edinburgh
2014Annual Open Exhibition Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2014Paisley Art Institute Annual Exhibition
2012Cove Park creative development Residency
2012Ballinglen Arts Foundation Fellowship County Mayo
2011Ballinglen Arts Foundation Fellowship County Mayo Ireland
2008Sovereign European Art Prize shortlist
2008Neach Ealain Lèirsinneach. Artist in Residence at SMO
2007Aspect Prize shortlist
2005Alastair Salvesen Scholarship
1996Residency at Centre d'Art i Natura Farrra de Pallers Catalonia
1994Master in European Fine Art Winchester School of Art England
19921st Class FA Degree Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee



University of Strathclyde Glasgow

Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh

Art in Healthcare Scotland

The Ballinglen Arts Foundation Ballycastle County Mayo Republic of Ireland

Centre D'art i Natura Farrera de Pallers Catalonia

University of Dundee | Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Desigh Dundee

East Ayrshire Council Kilmarnock




Further Projects


Revisioning the Gàidhealtachd – A portfolio of artist’s prints. Commissioned by the Visual Research Centre of Duncan of Jordonstone College of Art and Design, the University of Dundee and Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.

Series of drawings inspired by Trotternish and the poetry by Maoilios Caimbeul and Mark Goodwin for “Dà thaobh a’ bhealaich” Published by Two Ravens Press 2009.

Artistic intervention with AiB architects: Barcelona. This is a major public build project, the State Penitentary for Catalonia within which we created a concept based artistic intervention intrinsic to the construction. Conceived in 2006 ongoing with construction beginning in 2009. 


Exhibition History

November 2012Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh Annual
November 2012Cabinet Exhibition Compass Gallery Glasgow
June - August 2012Royal Academy London Annual Summer Exhibition
January - May 2012Six into Twelve Dick Institute Kilmarnock Group show featuring new paintings
November 2011Royal Scottish Academy Open Exhibition
October 2011Scottish Drawing Competition Paisley Museum & Art Gallery
July 2011"Images from North Mayo" group exhibition at the Courthouse Gallery Ballycastle County Mayo
October 2009Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh Research awards in Focus
April - May 2009wild is the west - WALL London - England
December 2008Compass Gallery - West Regent Street - Glasgow
October 2008Sovereign European Art Prize - Somerset House - London - England
April 2008Aspect Prize - Gallery 27 - Cork Street - London - England
April 2008Salvesen Scholarship & New works - Compass Gallery - Glasgow