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Welcome to the official website of the Scottish artist Gordon Davidson

Gordon studied at the Glasgow School of Art. Over the past ten years his work has become well known around the world. His paintings now hang on four continents in corporate head quarters, embassies, private and Royal collections. He has won awards and regularly has offers and commissions from all over the world. He has painted in the Andes, the Atlas and the Himalayas. He's painted the Gobi desert and the Sahara, the Chitwan jungle and the Amazon. As an artist Gordon often sets himself projects the results of which can be viewed in the galleries on this website. We have galleries of  "Blue Mountains",  "Around the world in 80 paintings".... go and see!

Please use the contact page to get in touch..... we were hacked last year and sometimes the contact button does not work. If you do not get a contact to work send your contact details to ;

bluemountainsart@hotmail.com

We will check all emails being sent to Gordon and pass on appropriate emails. No attachments will be sent on to Gordon.

 

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Glen Sannox, acrylic. 30cms x 30 cms  recently sold                                    Sping Flowers, Kildonan, acrylic 30cms x 30 cms

WHATS BEEN HAPPENING??

message from Gordon;

"Just a wee note to say thanks for all the emails during lockdown. They were much appreciated. We are having trouble with our contact page so please send emails to the new contact email above. The web hosters will filter all emails before passing them on to me.. Looking forward to more contacts."

Since the start of lockdown Gordon has been working at home on the Island of Arran. He has completed a series of paintings of the eight highest mountains in the world that are in Nepal.

The paintings are on exhibition in Keswick until the middle of November

KESWICK EXHIBITION

CHEERYDIDI GALLERY

St.Johns Street

Keswick

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Annapurna One                                                                                                   Cho Oyu

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Dhaulagiri                                                                                                                Kangchenjunge


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Lhotse                                                                                                                            Makalu

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Manaslu                                                                                                                                             Sagarmatha (Everest)

 

 

OUTLOOK - WORLD ART PROJECT...................3rd Birthday on 1st November 2021

The covid problem has wiped out Kalaa Jyoti and Arran House. It has hit Gordon's own project Outlook. He has not been able to exhibit the work from Nepal and all fundraising has been stopped. He has not been able to go to Nepal to continue the work. The government has now opened up travel back to Nepal. Gordon's plan is to return in February, conditions allowing.

Anyone with ideas for raising funds for this trip please get in touch with him.

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In Kathmandu, on the 1st. November 2018 Gordon launched the Outlook - world art project

The Outlook world art project takes art to poor and disadvantaged communities across the world. Gordon has worked with villages in Thailand, Peru and, for the past ten years, Nepal. His work has taken him to work with other organisations like Plan International, UNICEF and Kalaa Jyoti. On his last two trips he has been working with children from the Tibetan community from the remote Upper Mustang region of Nepal...with the Himalaya Boarding school in Budhanilkantha, in the Kathmandu Valley and with the students from FAB-GATE COLLEGE in Pokhara. and students from the Sirjhana Art School in Kathmandu. Normally he works with existing organisations, however he is also promoting the work of a young student in the traditional Thangka painting art school in Kathmandu who is producing artwork far beyond his years. He has also continued to produce mural work with students. He started to do murals on the wall of the Bishwonath Hotel in Kathmandu with Kalaa Jyoti in 2016.. Outlook has continued with this good work. Other hotels, and one travel agent, have now got murals painted by Gordon and youngsters from the Outlook project.

 

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top left; Nirjala, Sangeeta and Ngawang in front of the mural in Bishwonath Hotel      top right; Gordon and Rajesh Hamal

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left...the new home in Pokhara for the HCCH... right; The paper shop in Kathmandu.

 

 

 

In our gallery pages you can see photos from Gordon's last visit to Nepal in Novemeber 2019... here are some recent photos

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Gordon getting farewell tikka on his face                                                       Dawa in front of his mural work in Kathmandu

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The 'Mustang Monkeys'....                                                                                 Yam on painting expedition to Begnas Lake

 

 

 

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EMAILS.....

Please note that all emails are screened at web control. No "attachments" will be opened.. and abusive, or offensive emails will not be sent on to Gordon.

pprosp1.jpgPROSPECT SELF CATERING COTTAGE, ISLE OF ARRAN.

Owing to new laws being brought in in March 2022 Prospect will not be up to the standards to be allowed, by law, to be let out for weekly holiday lets. The new laws will stop thousands of people in Scotland who are just letting out holiday homes to enable them to live in an area of little work. Not rich people letting out second homes at rediculous prices.

Gordon's family home on the Isle of Arran is available for self catering holidays. Set in an elevated position above the coastal village of Corrie.

For more information... see here