The Glasgow Sculpture Studios MFA Graduate Fellowship is awarded annually to an artist from the MFA who demonstrates artistic excellence, a commitment to maintaining a studio based arts practice and to a contemporary sculptural practice.
Running for one year from November 2012 to November 2013, the award includes membership to Glasgow Sculpture Studios, access to production facilities and professional artist’s opportunities, private studio accommodation and support to realise a solo presentation of new work towards the end of the Fellowship. Previous Graduate Fellows have included; Laura Aldridge, Risa Tsunegi, Jonathan Scott, Sarah Forrest and Alex Impey.
This years Fellowship is generously supported once again by The Gordon Foundation.The 2012 selection panel for the award comprised of Graham Domke (Exhibitions Curator Dundee Contemporary Arts), Caroline Kent (Independent Curator & GSS Programme Advisory Group Member), Dr. Dominic Paterson (Writer, Lecturer University of Glasgow & current GSS Research Resident), Amy Sales (GSS Head of Programme), Laurence Sillars (Senior Curator BALTIC), and Dawn Youll (Artist, GSS Studio Holder & Member & Crafts Programme Producer Cove Park).
2012 Gordon Foundation MFA Graduate Fellow is Scott Rogers.