Highly Commended Award, Wildlife Artist of The Year 2014

Posted by on Jun 5, 2014 in News and Events | 0 comments

Recent News. Derek’s painting “Making Tracks” was given the “Highly Commended” Award in the David Shephard Wildlife Artist Of The Year 2014 competition.

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International Finalist in Moscow

Posted by on Mar 14, 2014 in News and Events | 0 comments

I am delighted to announce that I have been selected as a finalist in the prestigious, international awards of the Golden Turtle Prize. The international awards and prize ceremony take place in Moscow in June 2014.

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BBC Radio Scotland

Posted by on Dec 17, 2013 in News and Events, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Today I did an interview on BBC Radio Scotland culture show. You can follow the link to the broadcast which is available to hear for the next few days. I start talking towards the end of the show at about 1 hour and 45 minutes.

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Exhibition at Battleby

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in News and Events, Uncategorized | 0 comments

A show of my paintings from the artist residency project at Tentsmuir is on display at SNH Battleby 9am – 5pm Mon-Fri until the end of December.

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Artist in Residence

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in News and Events, Uncategorized | 0 comments

The summer has seen my working hard on the residency project at Tentsmuir – completing a project on the sand dunes which you can see on this video, as well as producing “Between Tides – Riddles of Tentsmuir” art-science event as well as many, many talks, exhibitions and public events. You can read all about the projects on the residency website at http://www.memoryoftides.com/

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