Alice Strang

Senior Specialist


Areas of Specialism

Scottish Paintings & Sculpture
Modern British Art
Contemporary & Post-War Art



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Alice Strang




Alice Strang is a Senior Specialist in Modern & Contemporary Art. She became part of the Lyon & Turnbull team in 2021.

After graduating in History of Art from Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge, Alice joined Christie’s in London where she worked in the Modern & Impressionist, Contemporary and 20th Century Art departments respectively.  This period was followed by a move to the National Galleries of Scotland, where she became a highly-regarded Senior Curator in Modern and Contemporary Art. Highlights of her curatorial career include major retrospectives of the Scottish Colourists F. C. B. Cadell, J. D. Fergusson and S. J. Peploe, the landmark Modern Scottish Women: Sculptors and Painters 1885-1965 exhibition, From Sickert to Gertler: Modern British Art from Boxted House and NEW: Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary British Art, all of which were accompanied by publications.

Alice is a BBC Expert Woman and a Saltire Society Outstanding Woman of Scotland. She regularly lectures and writes about her areas of expertise, including for the National Trust for Scotland and Art UK.




Forthcoming Auctions


Contemporary & Post-War Art // Prints & Multiples

Contemporary & Post-War Art // Prints & Multiples

Wed, 10th Aug 2022 10:00
MODERN MADE: Modern & Post-War Art, Design & Studio Ceramics

MODERN MADE: Modern & Post-War Art, Design & Studio Ceramics

Fri, 28th Oct 2022 10:00
Last consignment: Wed, 10th Aug 2022



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