Adrian Wiszniewski RSA RGI

Omega Man, oil on canvas, 2011. 

Elected: RGI 2015

Adrian Wiszniewski was born in Glasgow in 1958. He was educated at the Mackintosh School of Architecture and then the Glasgow School of Art. He was influenced by New Image painting in the early 1980s, combining figurative art with social commentary.

Awards and Distinctions

Haldane Trust Award (1982)

David Cargill Scholarship (1983)

Mark Rothko Memorial Award (1984)

I.C.C.F. Best Design Award New York (1993)

Lord Provost Gold Medal of the City of Glasgow (1999)


First Anachronism of the day, Oil on Canvas, 2011