Ingrid Bell (b. 1959, U.K)


2015 Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee, Master of Fine Art in Art, Society & Publics.
1981 Winchester School of Art, Bachelors of Fine Art Honours.
1979 Maidstone College of Art, Foundation.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2011 ‘Body of Work’ Amber Arts. Edinburgh
1997 Passage Mostingshus, Copenhagen, Denmark
1990 Studio 1-2. Herning, Denmark
1990 Skovehuset, Copenhagen, Denmark
1988 Gallery Gari, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 Limited Edition, Edinburgh Printmakers Members Exhibition
2015 Hearts and Minds, LifeSpace, Dundee
2015 Visual Arts Exchange, Raliegh. North Carolina, USA
2015 Dundee Printmakers, Bremis Gallery, Dunfermline
2015 Society of Scottish Artists, RSA, Edinburgh
2014 Society of Scottish Artists, Royal Society of Arts, Edinburgh
2014 In a Jiffy, Meffan Gallery, Forfar
2013 Harvard University, Boston, Massachusets, USA
2013 Visual Arts Scotland, Gracefields Arts Centre, Dumfries
2012 Hidden Edinburgh, Edinburgh Print Workshop, Edinburgh
2009 Society of Scottish Artists, Vision Building, Dundee

Selected Collaborations
2014 20:20 Print Portfolio, Print Workshop, Dundee
2012 Bell/Murray, Cockenzie House, National Heritage Festival, East Lothian
2011 Bell/Murray, Cupar Arts Festival, Fife
2011 20:20 Print Portfolio, Print Workshop, Edinburgh
2010 Bell/Murray, Kale and the Looking Glass, Glasite Meeting House, Edinburgh
2009 Bell/Murray, Paper Works and so does Print, Patriot Hall, Edinburgh

Works held in private collections in Denmark and United States


Visual Art: Giles Sutherland Society of Scottish Artists, 117th Annual Exhibition, Edinburgh, 5-20 December. http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/arts/visualarts/article4293914.ece

Artists Newsletter, Ingrid Bell, Japan April and May Issues 1983


2014 Guest Lecturer, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh,
2007 Group Supervisor, Queen Margaret’s University, Edinburgh,
2004 Guest Lecturer, Queen Margaret’s University,

1988-1992 Director and Curator of BellFree Gallery Copenhagen, Denmark

Awards, Grants, and Residencies

2017 Studio Ramon, Salles, France

2016/2017 Shortlisted for Scottish Society of Artists’Engramme’ Exchange between Canada and Scotland Printmaking award.

2014 Scottish Society of Artists, John Purcell Paper Prize for ‘Bleeding Brain’ Blind embossed print.

1985-1987 Monbusho, Japanese Government Scholarship, Tokyo, Japan



Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop