David Walker Kennedy



Born 1996, Scotland

Lives and works in Glasgow




September 2013 - June 2017   BA(Hons) Fine Art: Painting and Printmaking, The Glasgow School of Art

September 2015 – February 2016      Bauhaus Universität Weimar, Germany


Selected group shows




March                RSA New Contemporaries, RSA, Edinburgh, UK

                                       Performance w/ Still House Plants: KRAAK Festival, Beurschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium

February            Push it push it again and again push it through, The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK

January             Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Block 336, London, UK




September         Bloomberg New Contemporaries, BALTIC & BALTIC 39, Newcastle,  UK

August                Where Are They Now? DOK Artist Space, Edinburgh

July                              Performance: Café OTO, London, UK

June                   Green Lands, Tontine Building, Glasgow, UK

May                    Talk to the Barking Dogs, Pipe Factory Residency, Pipe Factory Glasgow, UK




November         Performance: Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK

August               Performance: Café OTO, London, UK

                                      Performance: Fuse Art Space, Bradford, UK

April                   ‘Pavillion’, Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow, UK part of Glasgow International Festival

                                      Performance: Still House Plants supporting Mette Rasmussen and Zeena Parkins duo, part of Counterflows Festival, The Glad Café, Glasgow, UK

February           Three Years Licked, Glue factory, Glasgow, UK




April 2015                   Singing For Our House Plants, Open House Festival, Glasgow, UK


Awards & Residencies

October 2017              CCA/AC Projects Music Residency

March 2017                Pipe Factory Residency

April 2017                   Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2017


Selected Press


Wire 393, 2016 – Review of EP and Glasgow underground music scene.

Wire 395, 2017 – Release of the year, by critic Frances Morgan.

The List – Live Review

The Quietus – Review

The Quietus – Live Report

Vice – Glasgow's New Music

The Skinny - GSA Degree Show 2017: It's a riot

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