Emma Hislop: Graduate Research Award

Following her selection at New Contemporaries, Royal Scottish Academy Emma Hislop will be in residence at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop for the next three months. Emma will be working on new work and establishing herself in her new home city of Edinburgh.

Hislop is a multi-disciplinary artist who focuses on skills in metalwork, scientific glassblowing and acts as an amateur meteorologist. Research surrounds deep ecology, phenomenology, alchemy, mysticism and current biomedical research. She graduated from Sculpture & Environmental Art at the Glasgow School of Art in 2019 and is part of the metalwork collective Slaghammers.

You can read more about Hislop’s work on her website.

Images: Emma Hislop, Ecologus, RSA New Contemporaries, 2020. Photo: Julie Howden; Viridescent Epiphyte, The Briggait, Glasgow, 2019-20.