Róisín has recently graduated from Stirling University with a BA (Hons) in art and design. She is an installation artist whose practice mainly involves found objects and documentation projects. She is passionate about art and working with artists and is keen to gain experience within the professional art world, curation and the administration that comes with running a gallery. Róisín has volunteered with Six Foot Gallery since June. Here’s a link to her artist website.
Hannah is a BA (Hons) Graduate of Painting and Printmaking from The Glasgow School of Art. Currently, she is an Elected Artist Member of The Glasgow Art Club and a Member of The Glasgow Print Studio and continues to work on her creative practice focusing on watercolour and printmaking. She has volunteered here since June 2017 and is interested in learning the administration and ongoing life behind a gallery in contrast to being an exhibitor. Hannah is also keen to work with artists both locally and internationally to help provide the opportunity that The Six Foot gallery provides in giving emerging artists a platform to exhibit their work. Here’s a link to her artist website.
Melissa is working on her BA (Hons) Modern Languages in Edinburgh and has been working at Six Foot Gallery since September 2017.
Aurore has a Bachelor of Architecture from the National School of Versailles as well as two post-graduate specializations in Set Design and Landscape Design. She is an installation and drawing artist whose work mainly involves architectural scale and the relation between both human and animal bodies with their physical environment. Aurore has volunteered with Six Foot Gallery since September 2017. Here is a link to her artist website.
Jenna has a MA (hons) degree in English Literature and History of Art from the University of Glasgow, and focused particularly on German art in the inter-war period and modernist photography during her studies. Curating and gallery management appeal to Jenna as she has a keen attitude towards education, art and the creativity allowed in the development of exhibitions and festivals. Jenna believes strongly in making art accessible and is enjoying the opportunity to aid public engagement with art in an unconventional gallery space. She has volunteered at Six Foot Gallery since September 2017.
Eilish is currently in her final year of a BA (Hons) in English Studies at the University of Stirling. Alongside her studies at university, she has developed her interest in the arts and is now hoping to learn more about the administration and marketing areas in this sector. Following the completion of her undergraduate degree, she hopes to pursue an MA in Glasgow.
Sarah is currently studying for an Msc in Museum Studies at the University of Glasgow, having recently graduated with an MA (Hons) in History of Art and Philosophy. During her undergraduate degree she developed a particular interest in 20th century American Art and is now keen to learn more about Glasgow’s contemporary art scene.