I graduated with First Class Honours from the Edinburgh College of Art in June 2010; receiving the Royal Scottish Academy's John Kinross Scholarship to Florence. Subsequently, I now have six paintings in the Royal Scottish Academy permanent collection.
In October 2011 I was awarded the Royal Society of Marine Artists Young Artist Award, and earlier this year I received the Royal Watercolour Society Award 2012. My works have been exhibited in Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Florence, Brussels, and Toronto.
A full list of current, upcoming and previous exhibition dates, as well as awards can be seen under the Timeline tab of my website (davidcass.co.uk). I'm delighted to be having my first full-scale solo exhibition in June 2013, in The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh. Entitled 'Years of Dust & Dry', the exhibition will feature a wide range of found object based artworks: images painted upon vintage matchboxes, farmhouse tabletops, drawers, floorboards, postcards...
I'm currently travelling through France into Italy, gathering new subject matter; and sourcing materials from Flea markets and Brocantes.…Read More