Patricia Cain (b. 1963, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England)

2004-2008 PhD Glasgow School of Art
2000-2004 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Central St Martins and University of Cumbria


2018  Seeing Beyond the Immediate, Lillie Gallery, Glasgow
2017  Seeing Beyond the Immediate, Gracefield Art Centre Dumfries,
and the Scott Gallery, Hawick
2015  Inte/Exte, A-side B-side Gallery, London
2012  Drawing (on) Riverside, 11 Spitalfields Gallery, London
2011  Drawing (on) Riverside, Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Glasgow
2013  Tri Juncta in Uno, The Meffan Gallery, Forfar
2011  Recent Work from Florence and Glasgow, House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
2008  Drawing Construction, Lillie Gallery, Glasgow
2004  Surfaces Geologia, Glasgow School of Art

2018  Derwent Art Prize Touring Exhibition
166 Annual Open Show, Royal West of England Academy

2017  Millefolia, Rebecca Hossock Gallery
Kilmorack Gallery

2016  Sward, John Green Fine Art
          Colour, Royal Society of Watercolour Artists

2015  Faces and Places, Lime Tree Gallery, Bristol
           Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize, Mall Galleries London

2014  Affordable Art Fair London, Broth Art
RSW Contemporary Watercolour Society Competition, Bankside Gallery
Thompsons, Aldeburgh

2013  7th International Arte Laguna Prize, Arsenale Venice
           Drawology – Drawing is Phenomenology Bonnington Gallery
Derwent Art Prize
           New English Art Club Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries
Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize

2012  Threadneedle Prize
           Built, Mall Galleries (Curator and exhibitor)

2011  The Discerning Eye, London
          The Force and Form of Memory Compass Gallery
          Contemporary Perspectives on Watercolour The Mall Galleries

2010   The Threadneedle Prize, The Mall Galleries
            The Aspect Prize, The Wyfold-Flemming Collection
            14 RSA Residency Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh
            Hospitalfield Alumni Compass Gallery
            Hospitalfield Residents 2002-09 Scottish Art Club

2009  BBC Scotland Collection, Glasgow Museum of Modern Art
           Glasgow Art Club Fellowship, Glasgow Art Club
           Scottish Show, Thompsons Gallery

2008  McLean Museum and Art Gallery
Paisley Art Institute Annual Exhibition

2006  International Drawing Research Institute Exhibition, Glasgow School of Art
           New Contemporaries, Royal Scottish Academy of Art, Edinburgh
           Drawing as Reflective Analysis Touring Show, London, Lincoln, Glasgow,
Sydney Australia

2005  Vision 05, The Left Wing Gallery
Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts Annual Exhibition


2018  Finalist Derwent Art Prize
2017  VACMA Award
2015  Oppenheim John-Downes Award
2014  Conte a Paris Award, Pastel Society UK
2013  Finalist Arte Laguna Prize, Venice
2013  RSA Residency Award – Barns-Graham Trust
2012  PSUK Award
2010  Winner Threadneedle Prize
2010  Aspect Prize Winner
2009  RSA Residency Award, Arts Trust of Scotland Award
2009  RSW Visual Arts Residency Hospitalfield
2008  Glasgow Art Club Fellowship
2007  RSA John Kinross Scholarship
2006  Oppenheim-Downes Memorial Trust Award
2006  New Contemporaries shortlist: Rootsein Hopkins shortlist
2005  Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Prize, RGI
2004-07  Horace W Goldsmith Scholarship for Drawing, Glasgow School of Art

The Fleming-Wyfold Collection
Royal Scottish Academy
Glasgow Museums
Glasgow Royal Physicians and Surgeons
Lillie Art Gallery
Hospitalfield House
BBC Scotland
Aberdeen Asset Management

‘Drawing (on) Riverside’, Catalogue of the Exhibition 2011 ISBN 0956843409
‘Drawing: The Enactive Evolution of the Practitioner’, Intellect Books 2010 ISBN 9781841503257
‘Drawing as coming to know: how do I know I make sense of what I do?’, PhD Thesis, Glasgow School of Art/ University of Glasgow