Born in Glasgow in 1981, Katie Paterson is a successful artist who lives and works in Scotland and Berlin.
Since graduating from the Slade School of Art in 2007 Katie Paterson has gone on to exhibit internationally, from London to New York, Berlin to Seoul, and her works have been exhibited in major shows worldwide. She was winner of the Independent's Creative 30 award 'for Britain's most creative young person' and most recently the winner of the Visual Arts category of the 2014 South Bank Sky Arts Awards.
Paterson was also awarded an Honorary Fellowship at Edinburgh University recognition of her 'major contribution in fostering collaboration between the arts and sciences'.
The Art Collection recently purchased this work, supported by the National Fund for Acquisitons. It has also purchased a certificate to support Katie Paterson's Future Library project.