Alan McGowan is a figurative painter and teacher based in Edinburgh, Scotland, whose work has featured in a number of reviews of contemporary figurative art including:

Winner Second Prize - Scottish Portrait Award Exhibition 2018

Scottish Portrait Award Exhibition 2017

BP Portrait Award Exhibition 2015

Powderhall Bronze Foundry Award 2016

Threadneedle Prize Exhibition 2015

SKY Portrait Artist of the Year semi finalist

Ruth Borchard self portrait Exhibition 2015
Unstill Life book
UNSTILL LIFE: Paintings, Drawings and Writing
Unstill Life
by Alan McGowan


Published by SATURATION 2017
Available on Amazon UK
Language of the Body
The Language of the Body; Figure Drawings in Four Chapters
The Language of the Body
by Alan McGowan


Published by SATURATION, 2012
Available on Amazon UK