Ian MacIntyre was born and raised in central Perthshire/Scotland.
He studied painting at Edinburgh College of Art from 1976-81. His work is now part of several public collections including the City Art Centre Edinburgh and Perth Museum and Art Gallery. He paints and prints at his home in the East Neuk of Fife.
'The artists I like best have all developed their own individual styles and are very good at composing.'
Artistic License - London, Aberdeen Art Fair, Aviemore Gallery, Billcliffe Glasgow, Bircham Gallery - Norfolk, Catherine Miller gallery - London, City Art Centre - Edinburgh, Dobbs Ferry- New York, Dundee Contemporary Arts (ongoing), Dundas St Gallery - Edinburgh, East Neuk Open Studios, Edinburgh Printmakers (ongoing), England and Co. London, Eton applied arts, Fisherton Mill Gallery, Independent - Edinburgh, Mall Galleries - London, Kinghorn Station Gallery, Mackenzie-McGill - Kirkaldy, McLure Art, Glasgow, Mill on the Fleet Gallery, Molesey London, Niedermaier - New York, Open Eye - Edinburgh, Outbye Gallery, Pittenweem, Perth Gallery and Museum (permanent collection), Plein Air - London, Pittenweem Arts Festival (annually), Phillips - Glasgow, Peter Potter - Haddington, Pyramid Gallery, York, Rostra Gallery, Bath, Royal Scottish Academy - Edinburgh (many times), Royal Glasgow Institute, SSA - Edinburgh, Shoreline Studio - Aberdour, Strathearn Gallery, Crieff, Sun Gallery - Newburgh, Station Gallery, Richmond, Usher Hall, Edinburgh, WASPS, Edinburgh (several times), Weem Gallery, Pittenweem, Weare Kunst, Derbyshire.