Arts Sponsorship

Between 2008 and 2013, the House provided a number of scholarships for post-graduate students at The Glasgow School of Art. 
Post Graduate Scholarship Awards
  • 2013 - The Digital Design Studio scholarship of £2,000 was awarded to Philip Morton, three Public Art Scholarships of £1,500 were awarded to MFA students Dongyeon Lee and Rebecca Phipps and MLitt Sculpture student Dico Kruijsse.
  • 2012 - Steven Bell received the Digital Design Studio scholarship of £2,000 and Dominic Watson was awarded the Public Art Scholarship of £1,500.
  • 2011 - Cedric Tai and Alezandra Conreras received Public Art scholarships of £1,500 each . Claire Kinnon received the first Digital Design Studio scholarship of £2,000
  • 2010 - Nils Guadagnin and James Winnett received Public Art scholarships of £1,500 each
  • 2009 -  Olga Schultz and Shelton Walker received Public Art scholarships of £1,500 each
  • 2008 - Steven Helm received a grant of £500 to assist with his expenses to extend his study time with Pietro Fortuna, in Italy.
House for an Art Lover Annual Awards

The House continues to support artists at all stages of their career by presenting awards for outstanding, individual work at the Paisley Art Institute (PAI), the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts (RGI)  and most recent, the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour (RSW) annual exhibitions.

Paisley Art Institute Prizewinners

2013 James Hamilton

Avenue s

2012 May Byrne

May Byrne

2011 Paul Murray

Spanish fruit shop  Paul Murray

2010 Ronald F Smith

4. Ronald F Smith

2009 Rhonda Smith

Rhonda SMith   Sunset and Sea

 2008 Emma Davis

Summer Field

Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts Prize winners

2013 Tom McKendrick

corp james smith

2012 Paul Furneaux

sumi wave  furneaux

2011 Philip Reeves RSA PPRSW RGI RE

Philip Reeves   Northern Coastline

2010 Peter King

Winter Light Schiehallion oil on canvas 20 x 20  2

2009 Judith Bridgland

2 Eastbourne Pier 30 x 24

2008 Patricia Cain

4. Florence Triptych Panel 3