Artist, muralist, playwright, novelist and a whole lot more. I met Alasdair at my friend Nichol's art exhibition and after a little chat, asked him for a picture.
The artist's hand.
Look who it is!
His new book 'A Life in Pictures' has just been published by Canongate.
Alasdair Gray's work is currently being celebrated in two retrospectives at:
The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh, until 23nd Jan, 10am-5pm, daily (free).
And The Talbot Rice Gallery Edinburgh, until 11th Dec, 10am-5pm, Tues-Sat (free).