2018 Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain, Nice 




2017 Geologic Intimacy (Yu no Hana), Solo Exhibition curated by Naoko Mabon.   Fujiya Gallery Hanayamomo, Beppu, Japan; Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen and Patricia Fleming Projects, Glasgow


2014 Learning to Read Rocks, Part of Generation. An Tobar/Comar, Isle of Mull The Hall of Rocks and Minerals. Permanent Installation, new Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery 


2014 Autobiographical Trace Fossils, Patricia Fleming Projects, Glasgow 


2013 The Library, National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh 


2013 Geologic Intimacy, Dundee Contemporary Arts Print Space, Dundee 


2012 Steine, Berliner Medizinhistorisches Museum der Charité, Berlin 


2012 Hand Held Lava, Schering Stiftung Project Space, Berlin 


2012 We Form Geology, Travelling Gallery, Scotland 


2009 Physical Geology (slow time), Artists Space, New York 


2008 Physical Geology (part one), Manchester Museum, Manchester


2007 Towards Heilprin Land, doggerfisher, Edinburgh 


2007 Infinite Orogeny with Adam Putnam, Studio Visconti, Milan 


2005 Nomadic Landmass, doggerfisher, Edinburgh


2004 Dromocroma, Autori Cambi, Rome 


2001 The Difficulty of Falling in Love During an Earthquake, Tramway, Glasgow 


1999 Geologic Intimacy, Switchspace, Glasgow 





2018 STUK Arts Centre, Leuven, Belgium 


2017-18 Being Stone, Musée Zadkine, Paris 


2017 The Library of Earth Anatomy, New commission, The Exploratorium, San Francisco 


2017 Between Tides and Poles: New Acquisitions from the University of Edinburgh Art Collection, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh 


2017 4.543 billion, The Matter of Matter, Curated by Latitudes, CAPC Contemporary Art Museum Bordeaux, Bordeaux 


2017 The World Made New, Curated by Oliver Sumner, Pi Artworks, London 


2017 Summa, Curated by Colin Greenslade, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh 


2016 The Forces Behind the Forms, Curated by Magdalena Holzhey Galerie I'm Taxispalais, Austria;Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Germany and Kunstmuseum Thun, Switzerland 


2016 Ripples on the Pond, Curated by Katie Bruce, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow 


2015 Cristallisations, Curated by Centre Pompidou Metz. Musée du Cristal Saint-Louis 


2014 Allegory of the Cave Painting, Curated by Mihnea Mircan, Extra City, Antwerp 


2013 Piroerotomachia. 8, Biennale Fotografii, Curated by Krzysztof Gutfrański, Galeria Miejska  Arsenal, Poznan 


2013 Objective / Subjective, Curated by Peter Olson, NIU Art Museum, Dekalb


2012 Etendue Muette, Maison des Arts de Grand Quevilly, France 


2012 These Transitional Spaces, Curated by Seth Kelly, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT 


2011 Experimental Station, Curated by Virginia Torrente & Andrés Mengs. CA2M, Madrid 


2011 We Make Versions, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster 


2011 Industrial Aesthetics:Recent Art from Scotland, Hunter Gallery, New York 


2011 Just Photography, Curated by Bruce Haines. Martos Gallery, New York 


2010 Volcano, Curated by James Hamilton. Compton Verney, Warwickshire 


2010 Experimental Geography, Curated by Nato Thompson, The James Gallery, Graduate Center CUNY, New York (touring exhibition from 2008 – 2011) 


2010 Artist Commission, New Barts Cancer Centre, Vital Arts, Barts Hospital, London. 


2010 This Matter, The Royal Standard, Liverpool 


2009 Running Time:Artist Films in Scotland, Dean Gallery, Edinburgh 


2009 An Entangled Bank, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh 


2009 Portscapes, Public Art Commission, Curated by Latitudes. SKOR, Rotterdam 


2009 Timecode, Group exhibition inaugurating 10th anniversary of DCA, Curated by Judith Winter and Graham Domke, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee 


2009 Polar Dispatches, Portland Museum of Art, ME


2009 The Audio Show, Curated by Seth Kelly, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York 


2008 Estratos, PAC Murcia 2008, Curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, Murcia, Spain 


2008 Conspire, Curated by Natasa Petresin-Bachalez, House of World Cultures, Berlin 


2008 Art Forms From The Ocean, National Glass Centre, Sunderland 


2008 New Scots, Curated by Sandy Moffat. Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh 


2007 Still Life: Art, Ecology and the Politics of Change. Sharjah Biennial 8. Sharjah, U.A.E. 


2007 Enlightenment; Collecting for the Future, Hunterian Art Museum, Glasgow 


2007 It Starts From Here, De la Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea 


2006 Drawing Links, The Drawing Room, London and touring 


2006 How I Finally Accepted Fate, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York 


2006 Where the Wild Things Are, Curated by Anne Marie Watson. Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee 


2006 Annotations (bronnen), Public Holiday Projects, Expodium, Utrecht 


2006 Our House is a House that Moves, Curated by Natasa Petresin, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik 


2005 Art/Sci Research Residency, New performances commissioned, Camden Art Centre, London 


2005 Contemporary Collection, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow 


2003 Re-Launch, Market Gallery, Glasgow 


2002 Art and Mountains, Curated by Bruce Haines and Paul Claydon, Alpine Club, London 


2002 Into the Abyss, Two person show with Adam Putnam, The Kettilhouse, Akureyri, Iceland 


2001 Two person show with Sally Osborn, doggerfisher, Edinburgh 


2000 New Contemporaries 2000, Inverleith House and touring 


2000 A Day Like Any Other, Curated by Francis Mckee, Stavanger Kulturhus, Norway 





2015/16 Artist-in-Residence, The Exploratorium, San Francisco 


2015/16 Elephant Trust Grant for Geologic Intimacy (Yu no Hana) curated by Naoko Mabon, Aberdeen 


2015/16 Royal Scottish Academy Artist Residency 2015, Cromarty 


2014 Platform05 Research Residency, Beppu Projects, Beppu, Japan 


2014 Creative Scotland International Research Grant 


2014 Atlas Arts Micro-Residency, The Bothy Project, Isle of Eigg 


2012/13 Glenfiddich 2013 Spirit of Scotland Award Finalist in Art 


2012/13 Inaugural Artist Fellow, National Museum Scotland, Edinburgh 


2012/13 Cove Park One-to-One Residency, Cove Park, Scotland 


2012/13 Nominated for an Arts Foundation Fellowship in Printmaking 


2011/12 Schering Stiftung, Major foundation support for Physical Geology Project, Berlin 


2011/12 Creative Scotland Visual Artist Project Support  


2010 New York Council for the Humanities Grant with Triple Canopy 


2010 Creative Scotland Visual Artist Development Bursary  


2008/09 British Council Darwin Now Award 


2008/09 Scottish Arts Council Visual Artist Award 


2008/09 Research Commission, Storey Gallery, Lancaster 


2008/09 Project Commission, Stills, Edinburgh  


2007 Esmee Fairbairn Residency, Cove Park, Scotland 


2006/08 Alchemy Fellowship, Manchester Museum, Manchester 


2006/07 Scottish Arts Council Artist Grant 


2006/07 Hope Scott Trust Artist Grant 


2006/07 Artist-in-Residence, Oceanwide Expeditions/Tiffin Projects, Greenland 


2005 Art/Science Research Residency, Camden Arts Centre, London 


2004 Artist-in-Residence, Skaftfell Cultural Center, Seydisfjorder, Iceland 


2002 Network North Residency, NIFCA, Lapland and the Barents Region 


2001 Cell Culture Science/Art Residency, Arteleku, San Sebastian 


2001 Darklights Commission Award, Tramway, Glasgow  


2000 Finalist, Archibald-Campbell and Harley WS Photography Award, Stills, Edinburgh  


1999 Artist in Residence, The Gilsociety, Akureyri, Iceland 


1999 Postgraduate Scholarship Award, Glasgow School of Art 



2017 Geologic Intimacy Yu no Hana. Artist Publication. Graphical House. Glasgow 


2017 Minerals of New York. Limited edition Artist Publication. Flint Magazine. Detroit 


2017 An Atlas Lexicon. Edited by Emma Nicholson and Gayle Meikle, Atlas Arts, Skye 


2017 Geology & Literature. Edited by Jason Groves. Literatur für Leser 16/1, Frankfurt 


2017 Salon : No. 4. Edited by Gerhard Theewen. SALON VERLAG & EDITION. Cologne. April 


2016 The Forces Behind the Forms. Kunstmuseen Krefeld and partner venues. Krefeld 


2015 Drawing Ambiguity: Beside the Lines of Contemporary Art. Edited by Edited by Phil Sawdon and Russell Marshall. I.B.Tauris. London 


2015 Art in the Anthropocene: Encounters Among Aesthetics, Politics, Environments and Epistemologies. Edited by Heather Davis and Etienne Turpin. Open Humanities Press. Ann Arbor 


2014 Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland. Edited by Moira Jeffrey. National Galleries of Scotland and Glasgow Life. Edinburgh 


2013 Earth Works! Format P #7. Edited by Sebastian Cichocki and Krzysztof Gutfrański. Warsaw 


2012 Making the Geologic Now. Edited by Elizabeth Ellsworth & Jamie Kruse. Punctum Books. NY 


2012 New Landmass. Edited by Sara Barnes and Andrew Patrizio. With texts by Dame Gillian Beer, Horst Bredekamp, Thomas Schnalke and Hugh Tuffen. Schering Stiftung. Berlin 


2011 Volcano. Edited by James Hamilton. Reaktion Books. London 


2011 Experimental Station. Edited by Virginia Torrente and Andre Mengs. CA2M Madrid 


2010 Physical Geology (A Field guide to Body Mineralogy and Other New Landmass). Edited by Sara Barnes and Andrew Patrizio. Berliner Medizinhistorisches Museum der Charité. 


2009 In Conversation, Spring Exhibitions. Artists Space. New York 


2009 Portscapes. Edited by Latitudes. SKOR. Rotterdam 


2008 Experimental Geography. Edited by Nato Thompson. ICI. New York 


2008 Estratos. Edited by Nicolas Bourriaud. Pac Murcia. Spain 


2007 Sharjah Biennial 8 Catalogue. U.A.E. 


2006 Drawing Links. Text by Andrew Patrizio. Drawing Room. London 


2005 Nomadic Landmass. Text by Mungo Campbell. File Note. Camden Arts Centre 


2005 Ruins in Reverse. Edited by Adam Putnam. Whitney Museum at Altria. New York 


2005 Ruins in Reverse (Nomadic Landmass). doggerfisher. Edinburgh