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April 2018

Very pleased to have 2 paintings selected for this years NEW ENGLISH ART CLUB’S (NEAC) ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION

The New English is a vibrant and diverse group of widely admired visual artists whose highly collectable work is based principally upon direct observation of nature and the human figure. Its Annual Exhibition is a showcase for members and gives aspiring artists an opportunity to exhibit alongside some of the best figurative artists working today in painting, drawing and printmaking.
The New English Art Club’s Annual Open Exhibition is on display at the Mall Galleries in Central London between 15 and 23 June 2018.
www.mallgalleries.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/new-english-art-club-annual-exhibition-2018

Central Beach (10”x12”)
Central Beach (10”x12”)
 

Towards North Pier (10”x12”)
Towards North Pier (10”x12”)
 





April 2018

Here’s an article in ‘The Artist’ magazine relating to the ROI Paint Live 2017

An article in ‘The Artist’ magazine relating to the ROI Paint Live 2017
An article in ‘The Artist’ magazine relating to the ROI Paint Live 2017
 






Dec 2017

Great to have come 1st in this years ROI Paint Live Event, at the Mall Galleries in London

This is a yearly pleinair event held by the Royal Institute Of Oil Painters during their annual open exhibition.

www.mallgalleries.org.uk/whats-on/events/roi-paint-live-2017-challenge
Here’s the winning painting

‘Towards Westminster’- ROI Paint Live 2017 (1st Place) SOLD
‘Towards Westminster’- ROI Paint Live 2017 (1st Place) SOLD
 






Oct 2017

Very pleased to have been selected for this years ROYAL INSTITUTE OF OIL PAINTERS (ROI) ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION

I was fortunate enough to get 4 paintings selected for this years show. The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Open Exhibition is on display at the Mall Galleries in Central London between 29 Nov and 10 Dec 2017.

The Royal Institute of Oil Painters (ROI) chooses the very best national and international submissions, and is the only national art society devoted exclusively to oil painting. It's members are some of Britain's leading figurative artists.
www.mallgalleries.org.uk
Here’s one of my paintings in this years exhibition, available at the above link

Merrie England Fami Bar (10”x20”)
Merrie England Fami Bar (10”x20”)
 





Oct 2017

Great to have one of my still life paintings as the cover for the recent October issue of Artists & Illustrators magazine. There’s an article inside too, talking about my Pintar Rapido win
www.artistsandillustrators.co.uk/

Artists & Illustrators magazine (Oct ‘17)
Artists & Illustrators magazine (Oct ‘17)
 





July 2017

Chuffed to have been awarded 1st place in this years Pintar Rapido in London.
www.pintarrapido.com/london/index.html

Piccadilly Circus, Rain. (14"X11") - SOLD
Piccadilly Circus, Rain. (14"X11") - SOLD
 





April 2017

Very pleased to have 2 paintings selected for this years NEW ENGLISH ART CLUB’S (NEAC) ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION

The New English is a vibrant and diverse group of widely admired visual artists whose highly collectible work is based principally upon direct observation of nature and the human figure. Its Annual Exhibition is a showcase for members and gives aspiring artists an opportunity to exhibit alongside some of the best figurative artists working today in painting, drawing and printmaking.
The New English Art Club’s Annual Open Exhibition is on display at the Mall Galleries in Central London between 16 and 25 June 2017.
www.mallgalleries.org.uk

Blackpool North Pier (10"x20")
Blackpool North Pier (10"x20")
 

I do like to be beside the seaside (16"x20") - SOLD
I do like to be beside the seaside (16"x20") - SOLD
 





March 2017

Really pleased to have recently been elected a member of the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts (MAFA)
www.mafa.org.uk




Jan 2017

Very pleased to have been selected for this years ROYAL SOCIETY OF BRITISH ARTISTS (RBA) 300th OPEN EXHIBITION

I was selected from a record number of entries to appear alongside paintings by some of Britain’s leading figurative artists. This year over 1,600 works were submitted to the exhibition. The Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition will be on display at Mall Galleries from 22 March to 1 April 2017.

The Royal Society of British Artists (RBA) is dedicated to promoting the highest standards of skill, concept and draughtsmanship in painting, sculpture, printmaking and drawing.

The Royal Society of British Artists hold an open submission exhibition in Central London each year. Founded in 1823, the Royal Society of British Artists was originally set up to rival the Royal Academy. Today the Society prides itself on exhibiting an eclectic mix of sculpture and paintings in all media.
www.mallgalleries.org.uk

South Pier Promenade (11"x14") - £495
 





Oct 2016

Very pleased to have been selected for this years ROYAL INSTITUTE OF OIL PAINTERS (ROI) ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION

There was a record 1700+ number of entries this year with just over 100 paintings selected, 3 of them mine! The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Open Exhibition is on display at the Mall Galleries in Central London between 30 Nov and 11 Dec 2016.

The Royal Institute of Oil Painters (ROI) chooses the very best national and international submissions, and is the only national art society devoted exclusively to oil painting. It's members are some of Britain's leading figurative artists.
www.mallgalleries.org.uk
This painting won the Frank Herring Easel Award

Hottest day of the year (11"x14")
Hottest day of the year (11"x14")
 





July 2016

Great to have won 3rd place in this years Pintar Rapido in London. It's the biggest pleinair painting event competition in Europe with over 200 artists taking part.
www.pintarrapido.com/london/index.html

Sloane Square, London (12"x10") - SOLD
Sloane Square, London (12"x10") - SOLD
 






June 2016

Very pleased to have been selected for this years NEW ENGLISH ART CLUB’S (NEAC) ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION

I was one of about 80 artists selected from over 1,300 entries to appear alongside paintings by some of Britain’s leading figurative artists. The New English Art Club’s Annual Open Exhibition is on display at the Mall Galleries in Central London between 16 and 25 June 2016.

Continuing to build on the tradition of painting and drawing from observation, the New English is a vibrant and diverse group of visual artists whose work is highly collectible and widely admired.
www.mallgalleries.org.uk

South Pier Entrance, Blackpool. (10"X20")
South Pier Entrance, Blackpool. (10"X20")