Jamie Primrose

EXHIBITION – Reflections on a City, Jamie Primrose

Two years in the planning and celebrating his 10th anniversary of exhibiting, Reflections on a City is something of a landmark for Edinburgh painter Jamie Primrose. Showing in the expansive space of the Dovecot Studios on Infirmary Street, the exhibition allows Primrose to showcase his love for his home city through a series of evocative […]

FEATURE – Glistening Light by Jamie Primrose, Dundas Street Gallery

Edinburgh artist Jamie Primrose is renowned for his dramatic and atmospheric oils of the city in which he lives, depicting expansive skies and the interplay of light on familiar scenes such as Inverleith Park, The Botanics and the Water of Leith. Glistening Light shines further afield however, realising a two-year vision of Primrose’s to record […]

ART: Transient Skies by Jamie Primrose, Dundas St Gallery

Since returning to his Edinburgh home almost ten years ago, Jamie Primrose has demonstrated a consistent and skillful knack of depicting the city at its best. Specialising in broad expansive skies above silhouetted skylines, Primrose highlights the austere beauty of Edinburgh, shining light on the natural features in its midst. Transient Skies is his latest […]

PREVIEW – Serene Impressions by Jamie Primrose

Light-heartedly referring to Serene Impressions as the third in his ‘Edinburgh trilogy’ this year, Jamie Primrose is once again exhibiting in Dundas St Gallery, with a collection of paintings featuring the city’s waterways. From autumn light filtering through the trees by the Water of Leith; to the icy reflections on a frozen Union Canal: Primrose […]

FEATURE – Evolving Moods by Jamie Primrose

Brooding long shadows and sweeping skies feature heavily in Evolving Moods, the latest exhibition at the Dundas St Gallery from prolific Edinburgh artist Jamie Primrose. Featuring a selction of oils on board, canavas and linen, the pieces depict familar Edinburgh haunts and vistas: the Meadows under a blanket of blue and white textured snow; faint […]

REVIEW – Auld Reekie, Jamie Primrose, Dundas St Gallery

Those who have viewed Jamie Primrose’s work before would be forgiven for expecting to be met by glowing colours and blended oil skies when they descend the steps of the Dundas St Gallery to view Auld Reekie – A Timeless journey through Edinburgh, his latest exhibition. Instead, they will be met with the striking sight […]

REVIEW – Luminous Skies by Jamie Primrose, Dundas St Gallery

Luminous Skies is Edinburgh-based contemporary artist Jamie Primrose’s last exhibition of 2011 before he concentrates on building up his body of work for next year. Here, he fills Dundas St Gallery with a shimmering collection of Scottish seascapes, each piece emphasising the beauty and majesty of the sky as it reflects on water or wet […]

REVIEW – Ethereal Vistas by Jamie Primrose, Dundas St Gallery

Jamie Primrose‘s latest exhibition is subtitled ‘a tranquil journey through Edinburgh‘ and the shimmering oils and dramatic inks on display trace the artist’s morning route from his home on the city’s Southside to his Stockbridge gallery. Painted and drawn from photographs taken during the heavy snowfall in the city during last winter, the new works […]

REVIEW – Shimmering Echoes by Jamie Primrose, Dundas St Gallery

If there’s one thing I wish Edinburgh had after viewing Jamie Primrose’s new exhibition, it’s a river running through it. Shimmering Echoes features a new body of the Edinburgh artist’s work, on display at the Dundas Street Gallery until Sat 27th March. Although a few Edinburgh pieces feature, the majority of the works depict London, […]

REVIEW – Twilight Hues by Jamie Primrose

Since devoting himself to his art in 2003, young Scottish painter Jamie Primrose has established himself as one of Edinburgh’s most talented and sought-after artists. With his works gracing private and corporate collections around the world, he returns once again to the Dundas Street Gallery with Twilight Hues, his latest self-curated exhibition. Those familiar with […]