Photograph by Pamela Scott.


BURNBOX Studio features the work of Dundee based freelance artist David P Scott and involves painting, printmaking and photography alongside various collaborations and experiments.

David graduated from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in 2006 with an honours degree in Fine Art. His work has appeared in exhibitions at various venues including the Cooper Gallery, Dundee’s City Square, The McManus Art Gallery & Museum, Royal Scottish Academy and Scottish Arts Club and been short-listed for the Palme-Dewar Short Film Competition and Scottish Portrait Awards. In April 2019 he was part of the first boatbuilding artist residency run by the Archipelago Folkschool at Ardtun on the Ross of Mull.

David works as a freelance artist/tutor/facilitator with Dundee Contemporary Arts, The McManus Art Gallery & Museum and Tayside Healthcare Arts Trust amongst others. He is a member of Creative Dundee’s Amps Network and a regular contributor to the Dundee Print Collective.

New work, archive selections and thoughts on the creative process can be found on Instagram.

David is also a fully insured professional photographer and videographer creating bold, colourful and vibrant imagery for a range of clients and projects across Scotland. Visit for more information.

Artist Statement

David P Scott’s work is characterised by the use of vibrant colour palettes alongside bold lines, geometric shapes, patterns and palimpsest like layers. He employs curiosity and thought to encourage invention and expression while maintaining a clear focus on the materials, medium and process of image making.


All content © David P Scott 1999-2020 unless noted. All rights reserved.