Grant McCaig

Born1974
Education
2009 - 2011Royal College of Art, MA, Goldsmithing, silversmithing, metalwork and jewellery
1994 - 1998Glasgow School of Art, BA, Goldsmithing, silversmithing, metalwork and jewellery
Awards
2008Young Designer of the Year Award British Silver Week runner up
2007Scottish Arts Council creative development award
2004British Jewellers Assoc. Silver Award, Chelsea Crafts Fair Runner up.
1998Richard Hubbard Arrol Memorial Prize, July
Goldsmiths’ Craft Council Designer Silversmith (junior) First Place, April
Recent exhibitions
2015COLLECT The Saatchi Gallery, represented by CAA
2014London Design Festival Sarah Myerscough Gallery
Collect 2014 Saatchi Gallery London Sarah Myerscough Gallery
London Art Fair Sarah Myerscough Gallery
Schlegelschmuck, Gallery Schlegel Munich
2013Contemporary Craft, Sarah Myerscough Gallery
British Ceramic Bienial. Stoke on Trent
Coronation Festival, Buckingham Palace London with QEST
Mad For Tea, Fortnum & Mason
Fundir, focus exhibition at the Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
Spoons are the Mirror of a Culture, Galerie Lemaire and Galerie Ra in Amsterdam
Love Spoons, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Wales
2012Domestic MATTERS, Contemporary Applied Arts, London
From Table to Wall, Flow Gallery London
Made in Scotland, Fleming Collection London
The New Silver, Galerie RA, Amsterdam
25 Years of Galerie Cebra, Galerie Cebra, Dusseldorf
Kilkenny Arts Festival Craft, National Arts Gallery Ireland
Meer Seen, (Sea More) craft2eu – Agency and Gallery for European Craft & Design Hamburg
The Tree, Galerie Handwerk, Munich
Meister De Moderne, Handwerkskammer für München und Oberbayern, Germany
2011Mindful of Silver; Goldsmiths Hall, London;
Silver from Glasgow, curate by Amanda Game, Lyon and Turnbull, Edinburgh
The Culture of Drinking, Handwerkskammer für München und Oberbayern, Germany
Not Pretty, male jewellery; touring, Australia and Scotland
2010Collect, The Saatchi Gallery, represented by The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh.
Handmade, Fortnum & Mason
Effe Kijke “welcome to the body”, Marzee Gallery, Holland
4 O’clock Tea, Four Person Show Gallery Cebra, Dusseldorf Germany
2009Silver Art Foundation, Schoonhoven the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany
Silver with a Pinch of Salt, Goldsmiths’ Hall London
Connections with Objects, LOD Metallformgivnings Sweden
COLLECT represented by Lesley Craze
Silver Maker, Contemporary Applied Arts London curated by Amanda Game
2008Collect Art Fair, Victoria & Albert Museum London, represented by The Scottish Gallery
Fresh Forms, Lesley Craze Gallery London
Treasures of Today, Silver from Goldsmiths' Hall 1980 - 2008 National Museum of Ireland
Stanley Hill Retrospective, Bluecoat Display Centre Liverpool At Table: Part II Contemporary Tableware in Metal work and Silver
Blackwell Arts & Crafts House, England
9 Create, Curated by Adrian Hope at the Scottish Gallery
Public Collections
Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths’ Modern Collection, London;
National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh;
10/10 Silver Collection Incorporation of Goldsmiths‘, Edinburgh;
Bute House Collection, Edinburgh;
Birmingham Museums and Art Galleries

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