The Dalziel + Scullion studio is located within the city of Dundee in Scotland. The studio creates artworks in photography, video, sound and sculpture that explore new artistic languages around the subject of ecology. The work strives to visualise aspects of our shared environment from alternative perspectives and to re-establish and re-evaluate our engagement with the non-human species we live alongside.
They have been selected for important national and international exhibitions including the British Art Show and the Venice Biennale and have been awarded numerous awards and prizes including being short-listed for the internationalArtes Mundi Prize 2008. Dalziel + Scullion are frequently invited to be keynote speakers at leading conferences and symposiums on the subject of art and ecology including: Tipping Point, a conference of invited artists and scientists to explore the wider cultural issues around climate change at the Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam, Berlin; the Scottish Governments Arts and Environment Scotland;Climate Change - Gauging the Temperatureat The University of Wales; Art In The LandUniversity of Glasgow; Fieldworks at Tate Modern; and Art and Nature at Tate Britain. Dalziel + Scullions work is also published in seminal survey books including Land Art, published by Tate publishing and L’Artiste Contemporain Et La Nature, published by Hazan.
Dalziel + Scullion have had solo exhibitions at The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, The Arnolfini, Bristol, The Ikon Gallery Birmingham, Manchester Art Gallery, the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh, the Centre of Contemporary Art in Glasgow, the Gallery of Modern Art in Glasgow, the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television in Bradford, The Kelvingrove Art gallery and Museum Glasgow. They were also included in the 3rd British Art Show and have shown internationally at the Venice Biennale, Young British Artists in Rome, the Australian Centre For Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Am Polylog Project in Worgl, Austria, Madison Square Park in New York, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, the Meguro Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo, Artconnexion in Lille, France, IBID Projects in Vilnius, Lithuania, Cinema Texas 7, Austin, Texas, 1st International Biennial of Video Art, Tel Aviv, Israel, Classic Independent Films, Naples, Italy and On The Edge, Feinstein lighthouse Norway.
Commissions include 'Some Distance From The Sun' for HBOS headquarters Edinburgh, 'More Than Us' for SNH headquarters in Inverness, 'Catalyst' for Dundee City, 'Migrator' for the British Airport Authority, Heathrow; 'Meltwater' for Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London; '4 minutes', for the Science Museum, London; 'Modern Nature' for Elrick Hill, Aberdeenshire; 'Rain' for Oriel 31, Newtown, Wales; 'The Horn' for M8 Motorway (West Lothian District Council); 'The Ontological Garden' for The Royal Children’s Hospital, Aberdeen; 'Birch Stand', BA Commissions, Terminal 1, Heathrow, London; 'The Visitation', The State Hospital, Carstairs, Lanark; 'Rain2' for Kaust University, Thuwai, Saudi Arabia
The National Museum of Photography, Film and Television, Bradford, Arts Council of England, The National Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh, The British Council, Science Museum, London, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Craft Council of England, British Airport Authorities, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museum, Standard Life Investments plc, The Hennessey Collection, London, HBOS collection, Scottish Natural Heritage, The Floback Collection, Miami, USA, Navigator Foundation, Boston, USA, Wimbledon College of Art, BA Collection, London; The State Hospital, Carstairs, Lanark; Kaust University, Thuwai, Saudi Arabia