Karlyn Sutherland

Education and Training:
Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh
Sept 2008 – June 2014   Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture
June 2008 – Sept 2008   Master of Architecture: with Distinction
Sept 2007 – June 2008  Diploma in Architecture: with Distinction
Sept 2002 – June 2007  Bachelor of Architecture (Hons): First-­class

North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster
June 2014, 2012 + 2011  Highland Inspiration: Place, Light and Space
(symposia led by Jane Bruce)
June 2011 + June 2010   In Place: Kiln Formed Glass in the Built Environment
(residencies facilitated by Steve Klein and Richard Parrish)
Nov 2010 – Dec 2010      Mixed Media Residency
Sept 2009                           A Personal Language of Colour and Transparency
(master class with Therman Statom)
July 2009                           Light + Colour = Form
(master class with Jane Bruce and Bruno Romanelli)

2012                                     Visual Artists and Craft Makers Award, Hi-­‐Arts
2012                                     Professional Development Investment, Creative Scotland
2009                                    Professional Development Award, Scottish Arts Council
2008                                    Edinburgh College of Art: Andrew Grant Bequest Major Award
(Master of Philosophy in Architecture scholarship)
2007                                    Edinburgh College of Art: Andrew Grant Bequest (double award)
2005                                    Edinburgh College of Art: Andrew Grant Bequest (doubleaward)

Selected Exhibitions:
2013                                     Bullseye@CFA, Centre for Architecture, American Institute of
Architects (Portland Chapter), Oregon, USA
2012                                     Conversations: Architectural Responses to Place, Bullseye Gallery,                                                Portland, Oregon, USA
2011                                      SOFA CHICAGO (represented by Bullseye Gallery, Portland),
Chicago, Illinois, USA
2011                                      Touching the Past, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster
2011                                      Crossover, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA
2007                                     Royal Scottish Academy Student Exhibition, RSA,

Edinburgh Publications and Presentations:
2014                                     Deconstructivism, in Architecture: The Whole Story, Thames and
Hudson (publication forthcoming)
2012                                     Artists Talk, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA
2011                                      Speaker, In Place: Kiln Formed Glass in the Built Environment,
BECon 2011 (Bullseye Glass Company conference), Portland,
Oregon, USA
2010                                     Artists Talk, University of the  Highlands and Islands, Thurso

2014                                     Expanded North Lands Creative Glass campus to host
international conference in September, Urban Glass
2012                                     Critics Pick, Art Ltd Magazine, November issue
2011                                     Ten favourite visual art shows of 2011, Willamette Week, 28th
2010                                    ECA has Edinburgh iPhone users walking through time, The
Journal, Issue 29, January 20th
2010                                    Round the Old Town, Times Higher Education,  No. 1930, January
14th-­20th, p.15
2010                                    Latest iPhone app lets users ‘satnav through time’,  Sunday Herald,
January  3rd, p.5
2008                                   Designing a Project, Architecture Research Quarterly, volume 12:1,

Employment and Professional Experience:
Sept 2014 -present           Member, Arts Committee, Timespan Museum and Arts Centre,
Helmsdale, Sutherland
Apr 2014 – present          Residency Development Officer, Lyth Arts Centre, Caithness
Jan  2012 ‐ present          Self-­‐employed designer and maker
Nov 2012                            Visiting Artist and Speaker, School of Glass, Alberta College of
Art and Design, Calgary, Canada
June 2009– June 2011    Research Assistant, Walking Through Time, Edinburgh College of
Art / Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape
Architecture, Edinburgh
Sept 2008 – June 2011   Design Studio  Tutor, Edinburgh College of Art / Edinburgh School
of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Edinburgh