CONTEMPORARY ARTIST ROSSLYN DUNCAN HAS BEEN USING THE FIGURE AND COLOUR IN HER WORK CONTINUALLY FINDING NEW WAYS TO EXPLOIT THESE FASCINATING SUBJECTS. IN HER QUEST SHE HAS STUDIED HISTORY,ART HISTORY,ANATOMY AND COLOUR THEORY. A GRADUATE FROM DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE COLLEGE OF ART IN SCOTLAND,WHERE A STRONG EMPHASIS ON DRAWING HAS PLAYED A HUGE IMPACT ON ROSSLYN’S WORK AND THOSE THAT STUDY WITH HER.ONE OF ONLY A HANDFUL OF ARTISTS THAT HAS STUDIED AND DRAWN CADAVERS IN A DISSECTION LAB AS PART OF HER ONGOING STUDIES IN ANATOMY.
Self-portrait on gold foil and aluminum panel.2019
Exhibition in Paris 1st April 2017 Female artists selected by MUSA International and Curated by Professor Laura di
Trapani, art historian.A book is published by Prof.Trapani on the exhibition titled
‘THE FACES OF CONTEMPORARY ART’’.
Exhibition in Rome 26-28th October 2017 Palazzo Velli Expo. ROME
Exhibition in Kiev 2nd November 2017 ART EGO CULTURE CENTRE Kiev 2017
Contemporary Art in The Vatican, exhibition runs from 20th of May -8th of June 2015.see details below.
From Caravaggio to Modern Days, Exhibition at The Bramante Museum in Piazza Del Popolo, Rome. May 16-28th 2015.
Exhibiting at The Florence Biennale - X Florence Biennale- October 17- 25th 2015’, Florence,Italy.
Exhibition at THE VATICAN, ROME 1,-30th of May- 8th of June ,2015.Selected with 30 other artists to be exhibited in the historic building owned by the Holy Pope. This is the first exhibition by artists to be allowed to exhibit in the Vatican city.The exhibition includes painting, photography and sculpture .
Exhibited extensively throughout the United States and Europe.
Winner of The Chelsea Biennale in 2013 for oil painting.
Rosslyn is in these professional groups;
Portrait Society of America.
Allied Painters of America.
Pastel Society of the U.K.
Society of Scottish Artists.