Elite academy honour for Mhairi
IONA artist, Mhairi Killin, has been elected as an RSA, a member of the Royal Scottish Academy.
Mhari, renowned for her jewellery, drawing, sculpture and instillation art, has joined a group of only 120 artists and architects known as RSAs.
RSA’s can only be nominated and elected by other RSA members. This award recognises her wide achievement in artistic endeavour.
Mhairi is also a founding member of the artists’ collective, 6° WEST which formed to create a distinctive cultural voice for contemporary art practice on Mull and Iona, the Highlands and Islands, the UK and internationally.