Biography |

Felicity studied at Edinburgh College of Art and has an MA in Contemporary Art Practice, a CofHE in Art & Design and is a qualified Architect. Felicity is based at her home studio But n Ben Bindery & Press in Maxton, Scottish Borders.

Selected Exhibitions |

OPEN ONE Exhibition, Process Gallery, Sandway, Sandway Rd, Lenham, Maidstone (2019); Upright Gallery Exhibition, (Group show), Edinburgh (Christmas 2019); ‘Tools for Survival’ (collaboration with Jenny Pope & Liz Douglas), The Scott Gallery, Hawick (2019); Batch:2, Commissioned Process Exhibition, The Bakery, Jedburgh (2019); ‘Facets’ WASPS Selkirk Group Exhibition, Old Gala House, Galashiels (2019); ‘Tools for Survival’ (collaboration with Jenny Pope & Liz Douglas), The Briggait, Glasgow (2019); Upright Gallery Exhibition, ‘20/20’ (Group show), Edinburgh (2018); Art Walk Porty & ‘Pleasurelands’ Exhibition (collaboration with Susie Wilson), Edinburgh (2018); Upright Gallery Exhibition, ‘Up on the mountain & down by the river’ (with Susie Leiper), Edinburgh (2018); &Gallery Exhibition, bound : unbound Collective, Edinburgh (2018); Visual Arts Scotland/ SSA Annual Exhibition, ‘OPEN’, Edinburgh (2018); Being Human Festival, ‘Alternative Arrangements’ Performance (collaboration with Claire Pencak) (2017); ESAF 2017, City Arts Centre, Edinburgh (2017); Art Walk Porty & ‘Edgelands’ Exhibition (collaboration with Susie Wilson), Edinburgh (2016); Visual Arts Scotland Annual Exhibition, ‘FLY 2016’, Edinburgh (2016); Art Walk Porty & ‘Journey Lines’ Exhibition, (collaboration with Mark Timmins), Edinburgh (2016); ECA Masters Degree Show, ‘#Popsicle’, Edinburgh (2016); Talbot Rice Gallery, ‘Interim’ MA/ MFA Exhibition, UoE/ ECA, Edinburgh (2016); The Planning Department, ‘#dak01’ Exhibition, The Bakery, Jedburgh (2016); ‘Drawing on Drawing’ Exhibition, UoE/ ECA, Edinburgh (2016); ‘Have Fun’ MA/ MFA Exhibition, UoE/ ECA, Edinburgh (2016); The Embassy, ‘Salon-athon’ Embassy Members Show, Edinburgh (2016); TEDx Edinburgh, ‘Interactive Spaces’ Exhibition, Edinburgh (2016); Visual Arts Scotland Annual Exhibition, ‘Converge’, Edinburgh (2016); Hidden Doors Festival 2015, solo proposal, Edinburgh (2015); ‘Open Pages’, Stirling University, The Artist Book Group, Stirling (2015); Visual Arts Scotland Annual Exhibition, ‘VAS:T’, Edinburgh (2015); ‘Working Perspectives’ Exhibition, Tweeddale Museum & Gallery, Peebles (2015); British Council Maker Library, invited artist by GRAS Architects, Edinburgh (2015); Lyth Arts Centre ‘Summer Exhibition’, The Artist Book Group, Wick (2014); Hidden Door Festival 2014, The Artist Book Group, Edinburgh (2014); ‘Bound : Unbound’, The Artist Book Group, MacNaughtan’s Book Shop, Edinburgh (2013); ‘PrintED’ Exhibition, UoE/ ECA, Edinburgh (2012)

Exhibitions | with The Artist Book Group

Anne Frank: A history for today, University of Stirling (2015)
Scottish Arts Club, Edinburgh (2014 – 15)
north bound, Lyth Arts Centre, Caithness (2014)
Hidden Door Festival, East Market Street vaults, vault 4, Edinburgh (2014)
bound : unbound, The Gallery at McNaughtan’s Bookshop, Edinburgh (2013)

Exhibitions | with bound : unbound

Precipitous City, Upright Gallery, Edinburgh (2019); National Centre for Craft & Design Exhibition, with bound : unbound Collective, Sleaford (2019); bound : unbound, The &Gallery, Edinburgh (2018); Beyond the Page, Craigard Gallery, Wigtown Book Festival (2017)

Residencies, Commissions and Awards |

Selected residencies, commissions and awards include: Visual Arts & Craft Makers Award (South of Scotland) to support CPD & Research (2019); Art Walk Porty & ‘Landmarks’ Commission at Telferton Allotments, Plot 55b (Bristow + Wilson), Edinburgh (2019-2020); Batch:2, Commissioned Process Exhibition, The Bakery, Jedburgh (2019); Art Walk Porty ‘Edgelands’ Commission – (Bristow + Wilson, sound piece edited by Ross Whyte), Edinburgh (2018); Being Human Festival – Entr’actes : Alternative Arrangements, commission for performance collaboration with dancer Claire Pencak, Jedburgh (2017); #RoughMix Creative Lab, with Magnetic North, Eastgate Theatre, Peebles (2017); Journey Lines, commission funded by Scotrail, artist residency on train, Edinburgh (2016); Reflections Selkirk, commission for #Reflections exhibition, Selkirk (2016); Invited artist, GRAS/ British Council Maker Library, Edinburgh (2015); Working Perspectives, Artist in Residence with Tweeddale Youth Action, Peebles (2015); Art Walk Porty, Poem for Puerto bello, temporary installation on Portobello Prom, Edinburgh (2015); The Hope Scott Trust Bursary to support CPD & Research (2016); Visual Arts & Craft Makers Award (South of Scotland) to support CPD & Research (2016); University of Edinburgh #ILW2016, Award for Collaboration (2016); RIAS Rowand Anderson Silver Medal, Commendation (2000); Andrew Grant Bequest (1999); Building Design Magazine, Top 100 Young Designers in the UK (1999); Edinburgh Civic Medal, Civic Medal Exhibitions, shortlisted (1998).

Felicity has work in the collection of Edinburgh City Libraries (Fine Art).

Book fairs | with The Artist Book Group

Artists’ BookMarket, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2012)
Bookmarks, Artists’ books and small press, Edinburgh College of Art (2019, 2018, 2017)
Baltic Artist Book Fair, Newcastle  (2014)
Artist book fairs, Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh (2013, 2012)
By Leaves We Live, a celebration of artists’ books and small presses, Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh (2010)

Felicity is available for commissions.