Michele Marcoux – Curriculum Vitae

Michele Marcoux was Born in Washington D.C. and raised in Ohio in the USA, and lives and works in Edinburgh, Scotland. She completed her BA in Fine Art at Bennington College in Vermont and the University of Pennsylvania in Philadephia and received her Master of Letters, Fine Art Practice (distinction) from Glasgow School of Art in 2017.

In 1990 she left New York City to live in Scotland and has lived there ever since.

Selected Group and Solo Exhibitions since 2014

  • 2024 ETERNAL RETURN, The Scottish Arts Club, Edinburgh, UK, solo exhibition
  • 2022 Home and Beyond, Art Next Project Gallery, Lahore, Pakistan, 4-person group show,
  • 2022 Ecologies of Displacement, Summerhall Gallery, Edinburgh, UK with Farrukh Addnan
  • 2022 Ecologies of Displacement, Koel Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan, with Farrukh Addnan
  • 2021 Storyforms, Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh, UK with Olivia Irvine and Linda Kosciewicz
  • 2020 Landscape of Memory, (online exhibition & artists talks), Koel Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan
  • 2018 GYRE, TENT gallery, Edinburgh College of Art, UK. Site-specific installation, Edinburgh, UK
  • 2015 Fan of Memory/Profane Illuminations, Hidden Door Festival, Installation, Edinburgh, UK.
  • 2014 Hag-ridden, Summerhall Lower, Church Gallery, Solo exhibition. Edinburgh, UK


  • 2023 – Self-directed 2 month residency & solo travel in Spain, based in the village of Banaguas, Aragon
  • 2021 – 22 Ecologies of Displacement, a 9 month International Residency between Pakistan and Scotland. A collaboration with Lahore-based artist Farrukh Addnan which included month long travel to Pakistan. EOD is a partnership between Koel Gallery, Karachi and Summerhall, Edinburgh. The residency was funded through a British Council and Creative Scotland ‘Connect and Collaborate’ Grant. 
  • 2021 Creating a Pandemic Imaginary, a month long residency at MERZ Gallery, Sanquhar Scotland, funded through Creative Scotland’s Open Fund grant.
  • 2019 Taking Time/Prendendo Tempo, The Museum of Loss and Renewal, Collemacchia, Italy, one of six international artists selected for this three week residency
  • 2016 Raiding the Past, Hospitalfield House, Arbroath, Scotland.  Residency between Glasgow School of Art & The Royal College of Art, Den Hague, Netherlands.
  • 2016 Dumfries House – residency in conjunction with Glasgow School of Art and The Royal Drawing School

Conferences and Workshops

  • April 2018The Latent Image Conference – Transimage 2018 – The three day long, fifth International Conference on Transdisciplinary Imaging at the Intersections of Art, Science and Culture is hosted by the Edinburgh Futures Institute, and took place in collaboration with Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh College of Art and the Centre for Design Informatics.
  • Mar 2018 – Practicing Deep Time, three day conference at Timespan, Helmsdale, Scotland
  • Nov 2016 – Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) Playlab, Glasgow School of Art  A one day workshop looking at new forms of interactivity. 360 cameras, projection mapping and AR/VR. Took part in pop up exhibition at GSA.

Selected Exhibitions since 2010

  • Jun 2024 – This Year’s Model II, Studio 1.1 London
  • Mar 2023This Year’s Model II, Studio 1.1 London
  • Mar 2023 – Forest, Trees, Girl, and FOMO graffiti, The Niche Gallery, Dumfries, Scotland,
  • Apr 2022Royal Scottish Academy 196th Annual, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
  • Feb 2022TYM, Studio 1.1, London, Group exhibition
  • Oct 2021Society of Scottish Artists 123rd Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
  • July 2021 – This Year’s Model, Studio 1.1 London
  • Mar 2020 – Royal Scottish Academy Annual Exhibition (online) Edinburgh, UK
  • Dec 2019 – This Year’s Model, Studio 1.1, Shoreditch, London, UK
  • Aug 2018 – Reuse, Reinvent, Reimagine, Gallery 23, Edinburgh Fringe 2018
  • July 2017 – RSA Open 2017, The Mound, Edinburgh, group exhibition
  • May 2017 – Creative Reactions: Liminal State, Pint of Science Festival, Glasgow Trades Hall Gallery
  • Feb 2017 – Deep Space, Studio 1.1 Gallery, London
  • Jan 2017 – To the Lassies, Gallery 23, Edinburgh
  • Dec 2016 – FLY, Visual Art Scotland, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
  • Dec 2016 – Video Show Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
  • Nov 2016Wishes//Fears, Gallery 23, Edinburgh
  • Nov 2016Roost Project, Arcadeum, Edinburgh
  • Sept 2016Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Masters of Letters Fine Art Practice
  • July 2016 – A Camel is a Horse Members’ show Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
  • April 2016 – PRIME, Group Show, Wall Projects II Montrose
  • Feb 2016Salonathon – Embassy Gallery Members’ Show
  • Oct 2015 – Transmission Gallery Members’ Group show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
  • Sept 2015 – Black Cube Collective Group show, Gayfield Creative Space, Edinburgh
  • Jan 2015 – Salontology, Embassy Gallery Member’s show
  • Jan 2015Publication X, text piece in Embassy Gallery 10th anniversary magazine
  • Dec 2014RSA Open 2014, The Mound, Edinburgh, group exhibition
  • Jan 2014Salonely, Embassy Gallery Member’s show
  • Oct 2013blood/MarcyAv, a girl’s heart of darkness, The Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh
  • Nov 2012RSA Open 2012, The Mound, Edinburgh, group exhibition
  • Oct 2011 – RSA Open 2011, The Mound, Edinburgh, group exhibition
  • Oct 2010 – RSA Open 2010, The Mound, Edinburgh, group exhibition
  • Mar 2010Continental Drift – Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh, exhibition with poet Sheila Black

I am a member of:
Scottish Artist’s Union
Studio 1.1, London
Scottish Society of Artists
Visual Arts Scotland