Own Art makes it easy and affordable to buy contemporary art and craft. Own Art is Creative Scotland's loan scheme. You can borrow from £100 up to £2,500 at 0% APR repayable over 10 months in equal monthly installments.

* The money can be put towards original paintings, sculpture and prints. You must be 18 years or over and be a UK resident and can apply via Gallery Heinzel, one of the network of over 300 UK galleries supporting the scheme.

*Subject to status. Terms & conditions apply.


Christopher Wood

Christopher trained at Edinburgh College of Art, graduating with
an Honours degree in Drawing & Painting in 1984. He has been a full-time professional artist since his first one-man exhibition in Edinburgh 1987. He became an elected member of the RSW in 2006 and is very involved in many of the Scottish Artistic Societies. He is a regular exhibitor at the Societies’ annual open exhibitions at which he has won many awards in recognition of the standard of his work. His work is included in many prestigious public and private collections including HRH Prince Charles the Duke of Rothesay; the Bank of Scotland; Aberdeen Asset Management; United Distillers; Edinburgh University; Lennox Lewis; The Demarco European Foundation; and many other private and corporate collections around the world. He is married with two young children and two stepchildren. He lives and works in the coastal town of Dunbar, near Edinburgh.

    • Christopher Wood RSW

    • Where Have You Been?

    • Mixed media collage

    • 45 x 75 cm

    • £2,200

    • £220.00 per month