Ann Oram was born in London in 1956 she trained at Edinburgh College of Art. After her post-graduate year and Andrew Grant Scholarship to France and Italy, Ann returned to ECA to lecture in the Painting school.

Ann Oram was born in London. She studied at Edinburgh College of Art between 1976 and 1982. She became a part time lecturer at Edinburgh College of Art between 1983 and 1985, and again in 1991 to 1993. Ann was elected to RSW in 1986.