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  Malcolm Lochhead is a well known textile artist working in Scotland.

He was a student of Embroidered and Woven Textiles in Glasgow School of Art from 1966 - 1970 with the legendary embroidery designer and textile artist Kathleen Whyte. He teaches design in Glasgow Caledonian University, where he holds the title of Millennium Fellow in Design.

In 1999 he was awarded the prestigious Lord Provost's Gold Medal for the Visual Arts.

He works in three separate aspects of textile art:

  1. As a textile artist creating pieces ecclesiastical, symbolic and decorative.
  2. As the director of large scale embroidery projects involving large numbers of people These are both community projects involving the public and others involving members of various Embroiderers' Guilds in Scotland and further afield.
  3. As the designer of decorative installations in the retail sector.