Solo Exhibitions

Group Exhibitions

2015

  • The Silent Forest | Wald Der Stille - Scottish Parliament
  • Sonnets | A Photographic Journey, Lichfield Cathedral 
  • 10 Years in the Land, The Arran Whisky Distillery
  • The Dusk Water, The Trinity, North Ayrshire

2014

  • The Sky, The Land, The Sea, Kendal Arts Centre
  • Sonnets, Museum of the Image, Breda, Netherlands
  • Portraits of Experience, The Scottish Maritime Museum
  • Sonnets, The Douglas Gallery, Arran

2013

  • The Hebrides, Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Skye
  • North, The Douglas Gallery, Arran

2012

  • Sonnets – House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
  • North – HAC, Irvine
  • North – Price Waterhouse Coopers, Glasgow

2011

  • Sonnets – The Carnegie, Ayr

2010

  • Sonnets – The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh
  • Sonnets – The Bridge View Gallery, Aberdeen
  • Sonnets – Tron Theatre, Glasgow
  • Sonnets – HAC, Irvine (Boyd & Brandt)

2009

  • Recent work, VMOA  Helnwein
  • Sonnets – Skypark, Glasgow

2008

  • Sonnets – Glencoe Visitor Centre, Glencoe
  • Sonnets – The Arches, Glasgow
  • Sonnets – Offshore, Glasgow

2007

  • Man Ohne Land, Fulham Palace, London

2006

  • Into Silence – 13th Note, Glasgow
  • Tide Reflects Sky – Cunningham House, Irvine


Past Talks & Events:


2014

  • 26.04.14 Mapping the Gaelic World, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow.
  • 26.03.14 The Photographer & The Archive -Humanities & Advanced Technology Institute, University of Glasgow
  • 04..02.14 The Scottish Photographic Circle - Alex Boyd - Photographic Works
  • 23.01.14 Glasgow City College of Art & Design - Alex Boyd - Photographer & Editor

2013

  • 24.10.13 RSA (Royal Scottish Academy) -Artist Talk
  • 05.05.13 Alex Boyd: Photographic Works 2005 – 2013, Helensburgh Photographic Society, Helensburgh
  • 22.01.13 The Discovery of Slowness – contemporary works in wet plate collodion, Milngavie Camera Club, Milngavie

2012

  • 17.10.12 The Discovery of Slowness – contemporary works in wet plate collodion, Edinburgh Photographic Society
  • 11.10.12 The Discovery of Slowness – contemporary works in wet plate collodion, Queens Park Camera Club, Glasgow
  • 07.09.12 Alchemical Images (a short history of the collodion process), Dumfries Museum, Dumfries
  • 04.08.12 – 5.8.12 Artist in Residence, Stirling Castle
  • 04.05.12 – 05.05.12 Wet Plate Collodion Workshop, The Clocktower, Low-wood, Cumbria
  • 04.05.12 Images from Ireland’s Edge – new work from the Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Glasgow School of Art
  • 16.03.12 Wet Plate Collodion Workshop, Ballinglen Arts Foundation,  Republic of Ireland
  • 14.04.12 Artist in Residence, Ballinglen Arts Foundation,  Republic of Ireland
  • 18.01.12 Photographers in close-up: Alex Boyd, Scottish Society for the History of Photography, House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

2011

  • 31.10.11 Victorian Photography & Francis Frith, BBC TV, Stirling Castle, Stirling
  • 31.08.11 A short history & demonstration of the wet plate collodion process, Society of Archivists, Hilton Edinburgh Grosvener

2010

  • Sonnets - Exploring Scotlands, Tron Theatre, Glasgow

2009

  • 12.04.09  Sonnets – Dark Postcards from Scottish History, Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine, Ayrshire


2015

  • RA Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London
  • New Acquisitions, Scottish National Portrait Gallery
  • Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow
  • The Courtyard Artists, Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine

2014

  • Royal Scottish Academy Open 2014
  • Breda Photo Festival, Netherlands
  • The Wanderer, Scottish Maritime Museum
  • Tir Mo Ruin, Inverness Museum & Art Gallery
  •  Scottish Scenic Routes, The Lighthouse,  Glasgow

2013

  • Resident 13, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
  • Seachange, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh
  • Home, Wandsworth Museum, London
  • See Us, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow
  • See Us, An Lanntair, Stornoway
  • Ballinglen Annual Exhibition, Ballinglen Arts Centre, Ireland
  • Alternative Photography Festival, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 7th Streetlevel Open, Glasgow

2012

  • Photo Democracy, Huxley & Beatles, London
  • Winter Exhibition, House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
  • Group Exhibition, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Glasgow
  • Royal Ulster Academy Exhibition, Ulster Museum, Northern Ireland
  • Project 30: New Perspectives From Ireland, Gallery of Photography, Dublin, Ireland
  • I Draw The Line, Limerick University, Ireland
  • Civilizing the Wilderness, Visual Contemporary Art Centre, Carlow, Ireland
  • Scottish Photographers Exhibition, Fife Fotospace

2011

  • Accademia Apulia Awards Royal Horseguards, London
  • The Leith Festival, Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh
  • Scottish Photographers, Fife Fotospace

2010

  • TULCA Arts Festival, Galway, Ireland

2009

  • Imagine 2009 EU Photography Awards – European Parliament Building, Brussels
  • Imagine 2009 EU Photography Awards – Swedish Parliament, Stockholm
  • Scottish Photographers (with Thomas Joshua Cooper) – Lillie Gallery, Glasgow

2008

  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, Australia
  • White Night Festival, Urban Art, Bucharest
  • W.A.A.P.N – Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • W.A.A.P.N – Gallery 013, Tilburg, The Netherlands

2007

  • North Ayrshire Open Exhibition


TV & Radio Appearances


  • Rankin 'The Work of Hill & Adamson', ITV1 
  • Victorian Villians, BBC2
  • The Culture Cafe, Radio Scotland
  • Britain's First Photo Album, BBC2 
  • Radio Sputnik, Leipzig
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