Alex Kershaw


Course Leader - NC Art and Design


  • Lecturer Art and Design
  • Course Leader - NC Art and Design
  • Personal Academic Tutor


  • MA Fine Art (ongoing)
  • BDes (Hons) Illustration and Printmaking, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
  • HND Graphic Design:Illustration


Alex Kershaw


Teaching subjects

  • A range of subjects from NC to HND levels
  • Drawing and painting
  • Printmaking
  • Mixed media
  • Contextual studies
  • Illustration

Technical/Research interests

  • Walking as an aesthetic practice
  • Cartography
  • Micro-geography
  • The use of plants, fungi and natural materials as media
  • Poetry as a contemporary art form

Employment history

  • Freelance artist :Alkemy Art
  • Surface pattern designer for Design Story UK
  • Re-touching artist/ Illustrator