Marion Smith-Portrait

Born in Fife, Marion studied sculpture at Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen. Her practice centres on creating site-specific commissions for the public realm that embody an understanding of their context. She has work permanently sited in the United Kingdom from Shetland to Southampton and has exhibited internationally. She was elected Secretary of the Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture in 2012.

Marion has built up a wide range of experience to draw upon: managing sculpture facilities, arranging and hanging exhibitions, working as a technician and teaching. She has run numerous community workshops to complement exhibitions and inform commissions. Her practice expresses a devotion to exploring the possibilities of a broad variety of materials and the use of traditional skills in innovative ways.

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