Simon Morriss is an artist based in Cirencester in the Cotswolds. He has exhibited with the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, in the Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Exhibition and at the Royal West of England Academy. In 2012, he was elected an associate member of the Society of Graphic Fine Art and promoted to full membership in 2016. More locally, in Gloucestershire, he is a member of Fosseway Artists.

 

After a career in Architecture, he returned to study gaining a Foundation Degree in Creative Practice from the University of the West of England and, in 2014, an MA in Fine Art from Birmingham Institute of Art and Design.

 

Selected Exhibitions

 

2018

 

Stroud Subscription Rooms, Stroud - with Fosseway Artists

Dean Heritage Centre, Soudley, Gloucestershire - solo exhibition

Nature in Art, Gloucester – with Fosseway Artists

Society of Graphic Fine Art - Menier Gallery, Southwark, London

2017 

  

Gloucester Cathedral – with Fosseway Artists

Society of Graphic Fine Art, Bankside Gallery, London

John Bowen Gallery, Malmesbury – solo exhibition

 

2016   

Gloucester Cathedral – with Fosseway Artists

Nature in Art, Gloucester – with Fosseway Artists

Society of Graphic Fine Art, Menier Gallery, Southwark, London

 

2015   

Bingham Gallery, Cirencester – with Fosseway Artists

Museum in the Park, Stroud – ‘Tracing Absence’ – solo exhibition

Society of Graphic Fine Art, Bankside Gallery, London

John Bowen Gallery, Malmesbury – solo exhibition

 

2014   

Nature in Art, Gloucester – with Fosseway Artists

Society of Graphic Fine Art, Menier Gallery, Southwark, London

Birmingham Institute of Art and Design – ‘Set Your Chatters To Hum’

Bingham Gallery, Cirencester – with Fosseway Artists

 

2013   

Corinium Museum, Cirencester – solo exhibition

Birmingham Institute of Art and Design – ‘Who Punched the Unicorn?’

Gloucester Cathedral – ‘Presentation at the Temple'

Society of Graphic Fine Art - Menier Gallery, Southwark, London

Society of Graphic Fine Art - RK Burt Gallery, Southwark – ‘Paperworks’

Royal West of England Academy, Bristol‘ - Drawn 2013’,

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London

 

2012  

 

Society of Graphic Fine Art, Menier Gallery, Southwark, London

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London

Little Buckland Gallery, Broadway – with Fosseway Artists