ruth archibald-swaans





I am currently designer in residence in the textiles department of Duncan of Jordanstone, working towards the Hotpot exhibition for Fife Contemporary Art & Craft, in St Andrews Museum

2005-2009 Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, presently in my final year of a BDes(Hons) in textile design. My honours project focuses on the social aspects of eating and mealtimes, with an interest in working between the boundaries of art and design.

2007-2008 ArtSpace, Perth.

Working with young people aged 11-19, teaching drawing, painting and sculpture


July 2009 - New Designers, London

May 2009 - Duncan of Jordanstone Degree Show, Dundee

January/February, 2009 - The Generator Member's Show, Dundee

October 2008 - Skills Swap Shop, a two week programme of workshops which I helped to organise at Duncan of Jordanstone, Dundee

March 2008 - Null and Void, an exhibition organised by the christian unions at Edinburgh College of Art and Glasgow School of Art