Pascale Rentsch

Pascale Rentsch Artist

Qualifications
2003-2004 PGCE Secondary Art and Design,
Moray House School of Education.
1997-1999 Edinburgh Collage of Art, BA Hons
Degree in Drawing and Painting.
1996-1997 Illustration, Brighton University.
1995-1996 Scientific Illustration, Higher School of
Art in Zurich, Switzerland.
1994-1995 'Vorkurs', High School of Art, Zurich,
Switzerland.

Awards
Visual Artist and Craft Maker Award 2021 for my
film ‘This is My Voice’
Isaac Howitt Art Teacher Award, University of
Edinburgh for most promising Art and Design
Teacher, Moray House of Education.
'The Society of Wildlife Artists' Bursary for travel and
education.

Associations
Visual Arts Scotland
Society of Scottish Artists

Residency / Workshops/ Projects
2019 Represented Scotland at the annual
Fabriano Watercolour convention, Fabriano, Italy.
2018 Drawing Workshop, Callander Summer
Festival.
2018 EXTREMADURA TOURIST BOARD, leading
various drawing workshops.
2000-2002 Artist in Residence, George Watsons
College.
1999 Artist in Residence, Edinburgh Zoo.

Pascale was invited to take part in the following
conservation projects:
September 2005, Artist for Nature Foundation,
‘Wind Mill’ Project, Netherlands.
October 2004, The Society of Wildlife Artists, ‘Aig
on Oir’ Project based on the west coast of
Scotland, producing a body of work for an
exhibition and book, published and exhibited at
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh in Summer
2005.
July 2001, Artist for Nature Foundation prize,
invited onto the ANF ‘Spanish Pyrenees’ project,
producing work for a book, exhibition and video
entitled ‘Mature Forests’ published in 2002.
February 2000, Society of Wildlife Artists, ‘New
Forest’ project, book and exhibition produced in
September 2000 and Spring 2004.
October 1998 and July 1999, Minsmere RSPB
Reserve, Suffolk. Working with seven artists on two
‘Society of Wildlife Artists’ projects which involved
screen printing and designing two limited
handmade books.


Press
2021 Scot National, East Lothian Courier.
2020 Art Mag, Hand-made for You and Your
Home.
2019 East Lothian Magazine, Art Matters, Spring
Edition.
2019 East Lothian Courier, 28th February 2019.
2018 Filming with BBC COUNTRYFILE about my
work. Broadcast 11th March 2018.
2018 East Lothian Courier.
2018 East Lothian Magazine, Summer Edition.

2018 Art Mag, Hand-made for You and Your
Home.

 

Galleries / Exhibitions
2022 Solo exhibition, Watermark Gallery,
Harrogate and Aberfeldy Gallery, Aberfeldy.
2021 Birch Tree Gallery, Edinburgh, of my ‘Winter‘
paintings, November.
2021 Fidra Fine Art Gallery, East Lothian, mixed
Autumn exhibition.
2021 Watermark Gallery, Harrogate, mixed
Autumn/Winter Show, 2021.
2021 Watermark Gallery, Harrogate, mixed
Spring/Summer Show, 2021.
2021 Aberfeldy Gallery, Summer 2021.
2021 'Reveal' Online Exhibition. Collaboration with
ceramic artist Michele Bianco, preview 26th May.
2021 Tolquhon Gallery, Aberdeenshire, mixed
Spring exhibition.
2021 Fidra Fine Art Gallery, East Lothian, mixed
Spring exhibition.
2020 SWA, Society of Women Artists, online
exhibition, Mall Galleries, London.
2020 Aberfeldy Gallery.
2020 Dockside Gallery, Berwick upon Tweed.
2019 The White Fox Gallery, Coldstream.
2018 Velvet Easel Gallery, Portobello.
2018 Hangar Framing, North Berwick.
2018 Scottish Potters Association Exhibition,
41 Gallery, Edinburgh.
1997- 2005 Exhibited annually at SWLA Exhibition,
Mall Galleries.
2003, 2004 Edinburgh Zoo, Artist in Residence solo
exhibition.
1999- 2001 Gallery 41, Edinburgh, solo and mixed
exhibitions.
2000, Visual Arts Scotland, RSA, Edinburgh.
1999 Solo exhibition Sugarhouse Gallery, Newtown
St. Boswells.
1999, Seabird Centre Exhibition, North Berwick.
1998, Stenton Gallery, East Lothian.

Commission work
Pascale is commissioned to create new work on a
regular basis and many of her paintings are held
in private