who is figgis

Laurence Figgis is an artist and writer based in Glasgow. He makes paintings that ‘tell stories’ alongside works of poetry, fiction and art-writing.  He has previously exhibited work both locally and internationally in solo and group exhibitions and has shared his writing through a number of publications as well as through live public readings. In addition to this, he also conducts research into art-writing practice, narrative painting, cinema and literary fiction.



Thanks to Patricia DeVries of deFreeze for her consultation and advice and to Alan Dimmick for photographing many of the artworks on this site.