Willie Rodger RSA DUniv RGI

Date of RGI Election: 1994

Born: Kirkintilloch 3 March 1930

Degrees: ARSA RGI D Univ (Stirling)

Other memberships: ARSA 1989, D Univ. (Stirling) 1999

Artist in Lino & Woodcuts.

Profile:

Glasgow School of Art 1948-53. Artist in residence – Sussex University 1971. Principal Teacher Clydebank H.S. 1968-87. Saltire Awards for Art in Architecture 1984-87 – Work widely represented Public collections. Art Galleries & Museums Scotland.

Commissions include Scottish Historical Playing Cards 1973; Lino Cut illustrations ‘Field of Thistles’ (Scottish History) 1983; 100’ Enamel Mural Exhibition Station. Glasgow 1987; Illustrations & Mural – Dallas DHU Distillery Forres (Historic Scotland), also Wall-Hanging, Rothesay Castle 1988-89; Street Banners, Union Street, Aberdeen 1994; All the above based on Lino Cut Prints. Designs for stained glass windows for S. Mary’s Parish Church, Kirkintilloch. Edition of Lino Cut Prints for P&O Ferries 2000.

Exhibits mainly at Mansfield Park Gallery, Glasgow and Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh.

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Daily Routine, Colour Conte and Ink, 32 x 49 cms

 

 

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Kite Flying, Oil on board, 33 x 33 cms

 

 

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Libra, Lino Print, 10 x 10 cms

 

 

Willie Rodger (RGI website)
Willie Rodger