David Lemm is a visual artist based in Edinburgh.

Email - david@davidlemm.co.uk
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Residencies / Research
Current:
- Artist in Residence, Royal Brompton Hospital, Chelsea - Research blog here

2019 - (w)ORD project, with SSA and BAG Art Camp, Gulen, Norway
2019 - Refectorio Residency with Ross Fraser Mclean, Summerhall, Edinburgh
2017 - Jon Schueler Scholarship Visual Artist in Residence, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Skye
2015 - Illustrator in Residence, House of Illustration, London
2014 - Mapping Eigg, Bothy Project + lifeoffthegrid.net, Isle Of Eigg
2014 - Ethnograms, lifeoffthegrid.net + ASCUS, Dovecot studios, Edinburgh
2014 - The Chamberlain Lab, Strathclyde University + ASCUS, Glasgow
2012 - The Onaway Trust Library, Pitlochry

Selected Commissions
2021 - LOCUS public art project (Plasma cut steel) Shetland Arts, Lerwick
2021 - Public artwork (Plasma cut steel). Edinburgh World Heritage
2018 - Glasgow Garden Festival ‘18. Collaboration with musician Jamie Scott.
2017 - Open Close. Site-specific installation, Royal Mile Closes, Edinburgh
2016 - The Walking System. The Seeking State, London
2015 - ATLAS Editions. ATLAS Arts, Skye
2012 - Mural (Paint). The Shutter Project, Leith
2011 - Mural (Sandblasted/Caithness stone). Maryhill Burgh Halls, Glasgow

Selected Exhibitions
2021 -(w)ORD: Ebbe + Flow, USF, Bergen, Norway - Details
2021 - RSA Open 2021, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2021 - Glasgow Print Fair 2021
2020 - Reduct: Abstraction and Geometry in Scottish Art,  Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2020 - Urban Departures, Projectroom2020.org
2019 - Utopia - What’s Yours?, Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries
2019 - Palimpsest, An Lanntair, Isle of Lewis
2019 - In Progress, Architecture Fringe, Lighthouse, Glasgow
2019 - Gone Fishing, DOK Artist Space, Edinburgh
2018 - Passing Place, Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Skye (SOLO)
2018 - SSA Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2018 - RSA Open 2018, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2018 - Simply Beaming w/ Embassy Gallery +  Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo
2017 - RSA Open 2017, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2017 - Paper To Gold, Edinburgh Printmakers
2016 - Mapping King's Cross, House of Illustration, London (SOLO)
2015 - Debris and Phenomena, Edinburgh Printmakers (SOLO)
2015 - Aesthetica Short Film Festival, York
2015 - Parallel Perspectives, Edinburgh International Science Festival, Summerhall
2014 - Hunting For Answers, Strathclyde University, Glasgow,
2012 - The Middle Place, The Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh

Workshops / Events / Walks
2020 - Seeing What You Say, symbol making workshop, Mareel, Lerwick
2019 - A Scenic View, walking + drawing workshop, Institute for Gestaltung1, University of Innsbruck, Austria
2019 - Drawing Journal, walking + drawing workshop, Edinburgh College of Art
2017 - A Guide to Kilbeg, walking + drawing workshop, Sabhal Mor Ostaig
2017 - Collaborative mapping + printing, National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
2016 - Collaborative mapping + printing, Leith Primary School, Edinburgh
2015 - You Are Here, walking and drawing event, House Of Illustration, London
2015 - Mapping KX,  Drawing + book making workshop , House Of Illustration, London
2015 - The Storm, Animation workshop w/ ATLAS Arts + BBC Ten Pieces, Portree Primary School, Skye
2015 - Landmarks, walking + printing event, Edinburgh Printmakers
2015 - Collaborative mapping + printing,, Tollcross Primary, Edinburgh
2014 - Collaborative mapping + printing, Isle of Eigg

Talks
2021 - Mapping and Research,  Lecture with MA Interiors, Chelsea School of Art
2020 - Narrative Mapping, ESALA, University of Edinburgh
2020 - Connected Innovators Discovery Session, Creative Edinburgh
2019 - Approaches to Cartographic Research , Lecture at  Institute for Gestaltung1, University of Innsbruck, Austria
2019 - Research + Practice, Lecture at Leeds Arts University
2016 - Out of The Frying Pan…, Edinburgh Printmakers,
2016 - Print + Process, Lecture at Kingston University, London
2016 - Mapping King’s Cross, Artist’s Talk, House of Illustration, London
2015 - Artist’s Talk, University for the Creative Arts, Farnham
2015 - Artist’s Talk, University of Highlands and Islands, Portree, Skye
2015 - Debris and Phenomena, Artist’s Talk, Edinburgh Printmakers

2021 - Tutor, ESALA, Architectural Design 3: Explorations
2016 - Ongoing
Tutor, Edinburgh College of Art. Primarily MFA + BA Graphic Design

Education
BA(Hons) Animation (First Class)
Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art + Design, Dundee

Illustration/ Design Commissions
studiolemm.co



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