A5 sketchbook featuring artwork created exclusively for National Galleries of Scotland Lessons in Unlearning, 2023 by Alberta Whittle. To accompany the exhibition Alberta Whittle | create dangerously on show at Modern One from Sat 1 Apr 2023 - Sun 7 Jan 2024.
21 x 14.8 cm sketchbook cover is made from heavyweight Invercote 300gsm Semi-gloss, the inside pages are Callisto 120 gsm paper. Made in the UK.
Alberta was born in 1980 in Bridgetown, Barbados, and she lives and works in Glasgow. After studying tapestry at Edinburgh College of Art, she completed a Masters degree at Glasgow School of Art. She is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Edinburgh, and Research Associate at The University of Johannesburg in South Africa. In 2022 Alberta represented Scotland at the international festival of the 59th Venice Biennale, commissioned by the Scotland+Venice partnership.
Image credit: Courtesy of the Artist and The Modern Institute/ Toby Webster Ltd., Glasgow. © Alberta Whittle. All Rights Reserved. DACS, London 2023.