Angus Ross

Education
1991-92Rycotewood College, Thame, BTech Furniture Making
1981-85Napier University, Edinburgh, BSc Industrial Design
Awards
2013The Wood Awards, UK shortlist with Tay Bench
2012The Wood Awards, UK shortlist with Canterbury Fishing Platforms
Walpole: Crafted programme
2011The Wood Awards, UK shortlist with Spring Benches
2009The Wood Awards, UK short-list with Unstable Stool
2006Wesley-Barrell Craft Awards short-list with Frame Rocker
2002Arts and Business Award (lead artist)
European Greenways Award (lead artist)
1992Southern Arts - Setting Up Grant
Recent exhibitions
2015COLLECT represented by CAA
Design Shanghai, China
2014Design Shanghai, China
2014, 2013Selected, Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh
2013Crafted – Makers of the Exceptional, Somerset House
2014, 2009Ruthin Craft Centre, Wales
Hunting for Lost Crafts, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
2013Crafted: Makers of the Exceptional, Somerset House, London
VAS Exhibition, National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
2013, 2012Decorex, London
2012SOFA Chicago, USA
2011Philadelphia Museum of Art, Craft Show, USA
2010,09,08Origin, London
2002, 2001Art in Action demonstrator, Waterperry,Oxfordshire
1992New Designers, London
Commissions
2014Scottish Natural Heritage, John Muir Way Benches
2011Canterbury City Council, series of Sculptural Fishing Platforms
Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail, series of Spring Benches
2008Gracefield Health and Social Centre, London, courtyard benches
Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Trust, cafe, reception and garden furniture
2006New Haven Church, Edinburgh, chancel furniture
2002Sustrans, The Phoenix Trail, lead artist
2001Cheltenham Museum, interactive costume display cases
1999Royal Pump Rooms Art Gallery, Leamington Spa, reception and gallery furniture
Public Collections
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
Scarborough Art Gallery
Cheltenham Museum
Royal Pump Rooms Art Gallery, Leamington Spa
Publications
2015Meet The Makers: Angus Ross p 174-175 Homes and Interiors Scotland, March/April
2014Cool Stools, p22, London Design, FT Weekend Magazine, Sept 13/14
Caledonian Cool, p 31, i-on Magazine, May
Luxury Interiors, p34, The Herald, April
2013This Life: Angus Ross, p 24-33, Homes and Interiors, January/February
Finishing Touches: Angus Ross, Scotland on Sunday, December 15
Emporium, p14, Country Living, February
2012Made with Love p 78, Vogue, Australia, January/February
2011Life is What you Make of It, p 14-19, The Independent, 8th May
Profile: Angus Ross p54-60, Good Woodworking Magazine, November
Country Home: Angus Ross, p28-35, Country Homes and Interiors
2010500 Cabinets, Lark Books, New York
2009500 Tables, Lark Books, New York
The Craftsmen Return, The Sunday Times
The Woodworker’s Bible, Paul Forrester, Apple

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