Dr Lesley Logue MA (RCA) DFA FHEA
2009 – 2014 University of East London, Professional Doctorate in Fine Art
2002 – 2004 University of East London, Post Graduate Certificate In Higher Education
2001 – 2002 University of East London, Applied learning Technologies, SEDA Accredited.
1991 Athens School of Art, Erasmus Scholarship
1990 – 1992 Royal College of Art, MA Fine Art Printmaking
1987 – 1990 Nottingham Trent University, BA (Hons) Fine Art
2018 Hospitalfield Arts Interdisciplinary Residency Supported by National Lottery through Creative Scotland Open Project Fund.
2012 Contemporary Art Interventions at Traquair. Sculpture commission and print publication. Supported by Edinburgh Printmakers, Traquair and Creative Scotland.
2012 Directional Forces, Artoll, Germany. (Artist Residency). Supported by the University of East London Going Global Fund.
2009 Beautiful Trophies, solo exhibition, Edinburgh Printmakers Gallery. Supported by the Scottish Arts Council creative and professional development bursary for new work.
2005 Contemporary British Printmaking, Exhibition, Brownson Gallery, New York, Curated by Prof James Frank. Supported by the Scottish Arts Council Lottery creative development award.
2004 THIS IS PUBLIC ART, Livingston town centre, West Lothian. Public Art event devised and organized by Lesley Logue. Supported by AVA Research fund, UEL.
1999 Estate, Site specific exhibition, Howden House and Howden Park Centre, Livingston, Curated by Lesley Logue. This exhibition was supported by the Scottish Arts Council exhibitions award, West Lothian council’s exhibition award and Southampton Institute Research Fund.
1990 Margaret Bryan Travel Scholarship, award for travel and development of new work for the Bonington Gallery, Nottingham.
Oct – Nov 1018 Damaged Armour, Eastbury Manor Residency/Exhibition, London
June 2014 Professional Doctorate Exhibition in Fine Art, AVA building, UEL
Sep 2012 Wild Lament, Foyer Gallery, Aberdeen
Sep 2009 Beautiful Trophies, Edinburgh Printmakers Gallery
1994 Collective Galley, Edinburgh
Selected Joint / Group exhibitions
2021 Upcoming, Mouth of a Shark, Cork, Ireland (delayed due to Covid 19)
Nov 2019 RSA Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
Sep 2019 Streetlevel Photography Open, Streetlevel Gallery, Glasgow
Oct – Dec 2018 Deluge, Edinburgh Printmakers
Sept 2018 Thinking of Place II, Print Exhibition, IMPACT 10, Santander, Spain, September
Oct 2017 – March 2018, From Paper To Gold, Edinburgh Printmakers
March 2017 Tempest, AVA Gallery, University of East London
Jan- April 2017 Process & Possibilities, (curated by Lesley Logue). Artists include William Geer, John Bellany, Andrew Mackenzie, Elspeth Lamb, Hideo Furuta, Liz Douglas, Frank Pottinger and Ian McCulloch, Edinburgh Printmakers
April 2016 RCA Secret, Royal College of Art
March 2016 RCA Secret, Dubai
Nov 2015 RSA Open – Art & Architecture, RSA, The Mound, Edinburgh
2015 Mark Making, In Aid Of MacMillan Cancer Support, Aberdeen
2015 RCA Secret, Royal College of Art and Dubai
Nov 2014 RSA Open – Art & Architecture, RSA, The Mound, Edinburgh
Nov 2013 The Written Image, Edinburgh Printmakers working in partnership with the Scottish Poetry Library, collaborations between artists and poets
May 2013 One Way Or Another II, Smart Gallery, Aberdeen. Exhibiting artists, Lesley Logue, Eric Great-Rex, Sarah Taylor and Lewis Paul, (curated by Lesley Logue)
April 2013 Bookwork, AVA Gallery, UEL
March 2013 Doctorate Exhibition, AVA Gallery, UEL
Nov 2012 Feral Landscape, Edinburgh Printmakers
July 2012 Mark Making, Foyer Gallery, Aberdeen
June 2012 Reflective Histories: Contemporary Art Interventions at Traquair
March 2012 Directional Forces, ArToll, Germany
Feb 2012 Scottish Arts Club, Edinburgh
Jan 2012 Doctorate exhibition, AVA Gallery, UEL
Nov 2011 Hidden City: Edinburgh Uncovered, Edinburgh Printmakers
Aug 2011 Arc, Guthrie Street, Edinburgh
June 2011 Doctorate exhibition, AVA Gallery, UEL
Nov 2010 Myths and Legends:from the ancient to the modern, Edinburgh Printmakers Gallery, Edinburgh
June 2010 Doctorate showcase, UEL
2009 Mythical Lyrical, Sueli Turner Gallery, London
2009 Dialogue II, Exchange exhibition, Brownson Gallery, Manhattanville College, New York, AVA gallery UEL, London. (co-curated by Lesley Logue)
2008 Dialogue, Exchange exhibition, Brownson Gallery, Manhattanville College, New York, AVA gallery UEL, London. (co-curated by Lesley Logue)
2007 One Way Or Another, Exhibition, AVA Gallery, University of East London.(Curated by Lesley Logue and Zoe Hodgson).
2007 Rich and Strange, Flock Gallery & Newport Central Library Newport, South Wales, An exhibition of altered books, curated by Celia Jackson.
2007 AVA Festival of Drawing, Exhibition, AVA Gallery, University of East London.
2006 MAKE YOUR OWN DAMN ART WORLD, MIMA Art Fair, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art. An event devised by Bob & Roberta Smith together with MIMA. Artist participant, THIS IS PUBLIC ART
2005 Contemporary British Printmaking Exhibition, Brownson Gallery, New York
2004 THIS IS PUBLIC ART, Livingston town centre, West Lothian
2002 Proof, Artist Multiples, East London Design Show
2001 The difference between you and us, Exhibition, Five years, London
2001 Digit, Exhibition, the Coningsby Gallery, London
2000 The Everyday Less Ordinary, Exhibition, Soho House, London
2000 Proof, The Luxury Selection, Shoreditch Town Hall
2000 Self-Service, Five Years, Underwood Street, London
1999 What is love? Exhibition, Five years, London
1999 National Print Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London
1999 Estate, Site specific exhibition, Howden House and Howden Park Centre,Livingston. (curated by Lesley Logue)
1999 Nanostate Reading Room, The Golders Green Club, London.
1999 Hoax, B2, Hoxton Square, London.
1998 Proof x Multiples, Hidden Art, Shoreditch, London.
1997 71:40, Exhibition, Milch Gallery, Charing Cross Road, London.
1993 Bradford Open Print, Cartwright Hall.
1992 Margaret Bryan Travel Scholarship Exhibition, 3 artists, Bonnington Gallery, Nottingham.
1992 Royal College of Art printmakers, Marlbourough Graphics, London.
1992 Printmaking Portfolio, Flowers East, London.
I have been involved in the curation of numerous exhibitions throughout my career. Recent curatorial activities include; Process & Possibilities, an exhibition in celebration of Edinburgh Printmakers 50th anniversary.
In August 2013 I was on the selection panel for Fabric of the Land, which explores links between art and science. This exhibition was held in the Geology Department at the University of Aberdeen and Edinburgh’s Dynamic Earth venue.
May 2013 One Way Or Another II, Smart Gallery, Aberdeen, Curated by Lesley Logue, in association with Smart Gallery. Exhibiting artists, Lesley Logue, Eric Great-Rex, Sarah Taylor and Lewis Paul.
Jan 2011 Dialogue III, Brownson Gallery, Manhattanville College, N.Y. (co-curated)
2008 – 2016, as a member of Edinburgh Printmakers Gallery working group I contributed to the curation and organization of the gallery programme at E.P. Exhibitions include; An Informed Energy Lithography And Tamarind, John Bellany Life in Print, Bronwen Sleigh: Construct and Nana Shiomi:Reverse: Universe.
Artist talks/in conversation & conference presentations
April 2017 Eric Great-Rex In conversation with Artist/Educator Lesley Logue, Eric Great-Rex, My Cat Knows what I’m Thinking exhibition at Edinburgh Printmakers Gallery.
Feb 2017 Conference presentation, Printmaking in Scotland, The Scottish National Gallery.
Feb 2017 Curators talk on the exhibition Process & Possibilities and insight into Edinburgh Printmakers print archive, Printmaking in Scotland conference, Edinburgh Printmakers.
Feb 2017 Chaired the Panel Discussion, Printmaking in Scotland conference, Edinburgh Printmakers.
Sep 2014 Nana Shiomi In conversation with Artist/Educator Lesley Logue, Nana Shiomi, Reverse:Universe exhibition at Edinburgh Printmakers.
May 2013 Bronwen Sleigh In conversation with Artist/Educator Lesley Logue, Bronwen Sleigh, Construct exhibition at Edinburgh Printmakers Gallery.
May 2013 Artist talk, Lesley Logue curator of One Way Or Another II, exhibition. Smart Gallery, Aberdeen.
Jan, Feb, March, April, May, June, October 2013 Creative feedback sessions for artists with Lesley Logue and Dr Norman Shaw, Edinburgh Printmakers.
Feb 2013 Lecture series, Lesley Logue, Appropriation and Authorship in Contemporary Printmaking, Edinburgh Printmakers.
Oct 2012 Conference presentation, Lesley Logue, Repetition, Appropriation, Memory and Re-enactment. “Sharing My Research” 2012 conference, School of Arts and Digital Industries in collaboration with the School of Law and Social Sciences, University of East London.
Sep 2012 Artist talk ,Traquair House. Lesley Logue discusses Reflective Histories: Contemporary Art Interventions at Traquair and the work of the artists involved, Lesley Logue, Calum Colvin, David Faithfull, Duncan Robertson, Helen Douglas, Nicola Murray and Rachel Maclean.
June 2012 Artists from Quebec Dialogue exhibition discuss their work with artist/lecturer Lesley Logue. Edinburgh Printmakers.
October 2009 Beautiful Trophies galley talk, Edinburgh Printmakers. Sarah Taylor and Dr Norman Shaw join Lesley Logue to discuss the importance and relevance of the contemporary image of the hunter in relation to the artwork in the exhibition.
Deluge 2018 Online Catalogue https://www.edinburghprintmakers.co.uk/mediaLibrary/other/english/50004013.pdf
Thinking of Place II, 2018, Exhibition Catalogue, IMPACT 10, Santander, Spain
From Paper to Gold 2018, Exhibition Catalogue, Edinburgh Printmakers, ISBN: 978-1-5272-1960-1
Logue, Lesley Ann (2018) ‘A Study of the Role of the Master Printmaker at Edinburgh Printmakers’, Journal of the Scottish Society for Art History, 22. ISSN 1362-248X
My Cat Knows What I’m Thinking 2017, Eric Great-Rex Exhibition Catalogue, With texts by Dr Lesley Logue, Philippa Perry & Mark Hampson.
Reflective Histories:Contemporary Art Interventions at Traquair 2012, Edinburgh Printmakers
Bookwork 2013, UEL
Directional Forces: ArToll Germany 2012, Edited by Hedley Roberts
Contemporary British Printmaking 2005, Edited by Jim Frank. ISBN 1-905000-19-7
Estate, 1999, Edited and Coordinated by Lesley Logue. ISBN 1 874011 38 9
Reflective Histories: Contemporary Art Interventions at Traquair
Date –1st July – 30th September 2012
2009 (Oct 12th) Beautiful Trophies Exhibition, Scotsman, Susan Mansfield. http://www.scotsman.com/news/arts-review-modern-print-masters-lesley-logue-and-gillian-murray-1-778549
2014 (Sep 20th) Nana Shiomi Reverse:Universe https://soundcloud.com/edinburghprintmakers/nana-shiomi-gallery-talk
2009 (Sep 13th) Beautiful Trophies Exhibition, Leith Tonight, radio broadcast presented by Andrew Moir and Pauline Mcneil. http://leithtonight.wordpress.com/tag/lesley-logue/
Teaching – Current Post
Senior Lecturer (0.5) in Art & Design, University of East London, 1999 – Present. Teaching undergraduate studio and professional practice. Supervisor for Fine Art Professional Doctorate students.
Previous Posts Held
Learning Technology Advisor (.25), University of East London, School of Art & Design. 2002 – 2003
Lecturer for BA Fine Art and Fine Art Media, Southampton Solent University East park Terrace, Southampton. 1997 – 2002
Lecturer for Foundation, BA & MA Illustration, Kingston University, Knights Park Surrey. 1993 – 2000
Other Visiting Lecturing and External Examining
External examiner, Masters Programme, Robert Gordon University – Gray’s School of Art, 2020 – 2023
Visiting Lecturing, Cheltenham & Gloucester College, BA Printmaking, 1998
Visiting Lecturing, Coventry University, BA Fine Art, 1998
Visiting Lecturing, Chelsea College of Art, BA Combined Media, 1994
Other Professional activities
Board member – 2008/16 – Artist member and Vice Chair of Edinburgh Printmakers board of directors, focusing on capital development and gallery/education. Edinburgh Printmakers studio and gallery, Edinburgh.