2nd June – 1st July 2012
Coral Beattie: Recent graduate showcasing a mix of traditional and innovative woven textiles.
Coral Beattie BA (Hons) is a woven textile design graduate from The Glasgow School of Art (2007-2011). Coral who is based in Kilmarnock, has had strong links with the Dumfries and Galloway area since childhood.
Since finishing her degree Coral has worked for woven textile designer Angharad McLaren and more recently, with the visual display team at Harvey Nichols in Edinburgh. In January Coral was awarded the Spring Fling Young Artists Bursary Award, which has funded further development of Coral’s graduate work and textile research. This has culminated in Coral joining the design team at Scottish woven textiles company Alex Begg & Co as their first new graduate designer.