Edward Bruce was born in Oxford, UK and studied at Northumbria University, where he won the Alcan Prize for Sculpture, and at the Glasgow School of Art. After his Fine Art degree he worked in London where he exhibited with the Glue Factory group. In 2008 his Ringing Banners, an Arts Council funded installation and performance in Liverpool Cathedral, formed part of Liverpool’s European Capital of Culture arts programme. In recent years he has taught Modern Art History at the University of Liverpool and worked as a freelance artist educator for the Tate. While a member of Bridewell Studios he curated group shows for Liverpool Biennial Independents. He lives in Glasgow where he has recently completed a Masters in Fine Art Practice and works on solo and collaborative projects locally and internationally.



Allied & Amalgamated, (with Stephanie Black-Daniels) performance in Pipe Factory, Glasgow, 1st December 2017
Station Ends, Bridewell Gallery, October 2016 – Liverpool Biennial Independents
Park Inks, Bridewell Gallery, October 2011
Ringing Banners, Liverpool Cathedral for Liverpool Capital of Culture, September 2008
Goal, public artwork, University of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1994


Relay 2, Tramway, Glasgow, 10 – 14 July 2019
Games for May, Interview Room 11 @ Skylight, Edinburgh, 30 May 2019
Trans It, Schloss Lamberg, Kunstverein Steyr, Austria, 23 May – 30 June 2019
Radiophrenia, 13 – 26 May (‘Splicer’ broadcast across Glasgow, 15 May) 2019
Last Futures, Tramway, Glasgow, 17 -25 March 2018
Jetty, J.D. Kelly Building, Glasgow School of Art, 15 February 2018
BAT, McLellan Building, Glasgow School of Art, M.Litt. Printmedia, 19 February 2017
Show Saturday, Arena Gallery, Liverpool, 9 – 20 September 2016
Possible Impossibilities,[and curated] Bridewell Gallery, Liverpool, 18 – 31 May, 2013
Blueprint, The Gallery, Liverpool, 2012
Exposed Surfaces, Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2007
Loop Overview ’07, Cornerstone Gallery, Liverpool, 2007
Soup Versus Gazpacho, The Albany, Liverpool, 2006
In Quarantine, Glue Factory, Oval, London, 1998
What Everyone Wants, Project Space, University of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1995

Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium, 9 -16 November 2018



Edward Bruce

Grey Wolf Studios, 131 Craighall Road, Glasgow, G4 9TR, UK.