About Parkhead Artist-in-Residence is run by local artist Rebecca Fraser. She strives to provide cultural advocacy, engagement and education through creative community groups and projects. Rebecca grew up in the Eastend and currently lives in Tollcross. She studied printmaking at Edinburgh College of Art graduating with an MA Fine Art in 2012. She is a freelance community artist based in Parkhead Schoolhouse and is part of a collective of local charities called the ‘Parkhead Alliance’. She collaborates on partnership projects working holistically to improve the local area. Since 2017 she has worked closely with Parkhead Housing Association, initially acting as “Artist in Residence” as part of their 40th Anniversary year.