Duncan ShanksRSA, RSW, RGI Born: 1937
Place of Birth: Airdrie
Duncan Shanks was born in Airdrie and studied at Glasgow School of Art where he later lectured. He draws his subjects and inspiration from the countryside around his home in the Clyde Valley. Strong colour and richly applied paint chart the changing seasons and the forces imminent in nature. His works also examine the perennial tasks and practices of traditional rural life.
The Scottish Gallery will host an exhibition of Duncan Shanks's work in June 2019.
Fragments of Memory II View details
Fragments of Memory IIoil on canvasH:154cm W:188cm£25000Darkness Falls View details
Darkness FallsAcrylic on paperH:56cm W:53cm£4,350Night Bird View details
Night Birdoil on canvasH:116cm W:121cm£18,500Enmeshed View details
Enmeshedacrylic on paper£4,650Winter Wild View details
Winter Wildacrylic on paperH:122cm W:141cm£12,250Lightning View details
Lightningacrylic on paperH:44cm W:50cm£4,500Winter Journey View details
Winter Journeyacrylic on paperH:70.5cm W:100cm£7,250Downpour View details