Artist: Albert Charles Dodds

Date of Birth:
1888
Date of Death:
1964
Education:

Edinburgh College of Art; Royal Scottish Academy Life School

Professional Bodies:

RSW, 1937

Exhibited At:

Royal Scottish Academy; RSW; Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts; Aberdeen Artists' Society; Liverpool.

Associates:

Exhibited with the Edinburgh Group.

Bibliography:

Edinburgh Academy Chronicle, December 1953 and July 1964.

Notes:

Landscape and portrait painter in oil and watercolour, mostly Scottish views but also occassionally on the continent.  Carnegie Travelling scholar 1914.  Taught for over forty years at Edinburgh Academy.  He came to the Academy in 1911 as a visiting drawing master.  He was appointed a full time member of staff in 1927.   "Doddy" as he was known at the Academy retired in 1953.

 

A regular exhibitor at the RSA and at the RSW, of which he was a member.  He served as honorary secretary and treasurer of the Scottish Arts Club.

 

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