Rachel C Sutherland
b.1961 Sydney, Australia.
1979-80 L'Accademia di Belle Arte, Dip History of Art, Italian and Drawing, Perugia, Italy
1981-85 University of Gloucesters, B.A. Town & Country Planning.
1987-88 Hampstead School of Art, Diploma in Decorative Painting
1987-89 Byam Shaw School of Art, Life Drawing, London
1991-93 University of Edinburgh M.L.A. Masters degree in Landscape Architecture
2014-16 Academy Regio Tienen, Kunst en Schilderijen, Belgium.
Membership of Scottish Society of Botanical Artists(SSBA), SSAA, Scottish Society of Artist Architects (SSAA), and the Scottish Society of Artists (SSA). Royal Botanical Gardens.
Awards and Scholarships
1971 Ricky de Marco Art Prize
1972 Daily Mirror Art Prize
1979 Cheyne Art Prize The Edinburgh Academy
1982 British Council Scholarship to Budapest Summer School of Architecture, Hungary
1992 Edinburgh University Small Projects Grant to study Design of Urban Spaces in Berlin
1994 and 1995 The Geoffrey Bawa Trust Scholarship to study in The Gardens of Brief and
Lunuganga, Sri Lanka
2022 Winner of The Torness Cup for Best Painting, Berwickshire Arts Society.
1994 Brief Garden Drawings
1995 Gallery 706, Colombo
1996 IoTA Gallery Lamma Island Hong Hong
1997 Banon Resorts, India
2003 Parra Studios, Goa
2014 Kunst Aperatief, Tienen, Belgium
2015 'The Four Seasons' Zoutleeuw Historische Stadhuis
2017 Gallery Topolino Tienen
2014 'In the Garden With Friends' at The Barn in the Bield, Perthshire, Scotland
2015 Open Studios, Zoutleeuw, Belgium
2015 Scottish Society of Architect Artists at The Glasgow Art Club
2016 SSAA The Edinburgh Arts Club
2016 Ligne et Couleur, Paris and Catania, Sicily.
2016 Vital Art SSAA at The Fire Station Creative, Dunfermline, Scotland
2017 SSAA at the RGI Kelly Gallery, Glasgow
2017 'In The Garden With Friends' at The Barn in the Bield, Tibbermore, Perthshire, Scotland
2021 Scottish Arts Club Members Drawing Exhibition
2021 Scottish Society of Botanical Artists Members Exhibition at S.A.C Edinburgh
Publications - Work included in the following
'Albion' Magazine, Institute of Landscape Architects UK 1994
'Serendib' Air Lanka Magazine Vol 15 No. 1 1996
'Brick' Michael Ondaatje's Literary Quarterly Review 1996
'Bawa: The Sri Lankan Gardens' by David Robson and Domonic Sansoni (Thames and Hudson) 2008
Ligne et Couleur SSAA Magazine 2017
The Whiteadder Arts Project, 2019 https://whiteadder.aocarchaeology.com
2010 - present
2010 - present