Artists

 
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) was among the most influential American artists to appear in the post-war pe... [Read More]
 
Russian artist Anna Razumovskaya is inspired by the graceful elegance of the female form, at turns, ... [Read More]
 
Profile April Shepherd is an established British sculptor producing highly expressive works explori... [Read More]
 
The dramatic landscapes of Barry Hilton express emotion and atmosphere with the use of intense colou... [Read More]
 
Beryl was born in Egham, Surrey, as one of four sisters. Her parents, Adrian S. B. Lansley... [Read More]
 
Bob was born in Newton Abbot, in South Devon, in 1951 andI lives near Okehampton with his wife Joy. ... [Read More]
 
Bruno Tinucci has been described as 'the artistic voice of Tuscany.' A self taught painter, Bruno is... [Read More]
 
Carl Scanes has built a reputation as one of the country’s leading impressionist artists. His beau... [Read More]
 
Caroline Walker lives in Cornwall where she has a gallery and studio. She studied in Wales and worke... [Read More]
 
Joint winners of the Fine Art Trade Guild’s Best New Artist award in 2009, Chris and Steve Rocks r... [Read More]
 
Innovative floral statements Clare’s striking floral statements are characterised by three majo... [Read More]
 
Colin has a passion for exotic wildlife which is powerfully expressed in his innovative animal p... [Read More]
 
Craig's extraordinary artistic vision is created with a unique combination of technical skill, creat... [Read More]
 
Illuminating the metropolis The cityscapes of Csilla Orban occupy a unique position on the curren... [Read More]
 
Daniel’s striking statement pieces demonstrate a profound social commentary on the popular culture... [Read More]
 
Painting in a variety of media, Danielle creates luminous floral images that vibrate with life, ener... [Read More]
 
Darryn’s stated aim is to portray the beauty, diversity and profundity of life. Born in South A... [Read More]
 
David has been a professional artist in various guises for over 25 years. Originally working as an i... [Read More]
 
The beguiling wildlife paintings of Debbie Boon are inspired by two passions; the sheer joy of b... [Read More]
 
Donald McIntyre spent his childhood in northwest Scotland. His early experiences of the Scottish lan... [Read More]
 
I am generally woken by my children Charlie and Eliza (better than an alarm clock!) at 6am, and spen... [Read More]
 
Born in 1961, Duncan grew up in the Midlands. Despite living so far inland, he managed to develop a ... [Read More]
 
Fabian was born in Buenos Aires in 1967 and brought up in the small but dynamic Argentinian city of ... [Read More]
 
”The purpose of painting is to surprise and delight the spectator.  In doing so our prosa... [Read More]
 
George Somervilles's nostalgic subject matter grew out of a desire to paint the memories of his Glas... [Read More]
 
Born 6th June 1939, Gordon spent most of his early childhood on the Fife coast of Scotland before mo... [Read More]
 
Goyan's work is largely inspired by his love of the sea, although he does sometimes also paint inla... [Read More]
 
Hayley is one of this year’s most exciting artistic discoveries. Her witty and distinctive... [Read More]
 
Winner: Artist of the Year 2007 & John Solomon Trophy Winner 2007 Born in Brazil in 1960, Hen... [Read More]
 
Ian Nathan was born in 1954 and spent his formative years in the beautiful Devon town of Teignmouth ... [Read More]
 
Forests shrouded in mist and silver birches glowing in the moonlight are the subjects of Inam's exqu... [Read More]
 
Profile Jack Vettriano was born in Fife in 1951. He grew up in the industrial seaside town of Methi... [Read More]
 
Jay’s vibrant and innovative ‘Artoons’ pair icons from the world of entertainment with famous ... [Read More]
 
Jen Allen, born 1979 - Artist Jen’s work is lively and appealing. A limited palette adds a... [Read More]
 
Jennifer Hogwood's bold, distinctive style arises from an unerring sense of colour, a singular talen... [Read More]
 
“My paintings reflect a positive view of life, I hope that like a good book, they have a narrative... [Read More]
 
Born in Dorking in 1948 Joel's artistic talent became apparent at an early age, when his special gif... [Read More]
 
John Chancellor was uniquely qualified to be a maritime artist. He had shown a considerable talent f... [Read More]
 
The Creative Day... My days are very different depending on whether I am working in the studio or ... [Read More]
 
When professional football player, John Trickett moved to Torquay and started to paint in his early ... [Read More]
 
John Waterhouse is acknowledged as one of Britain's most talented and versatile oil painters. His hi... [Read More]
 
Profile The World of Jonathan Shaw is a place of sweeping skies, vivid colours and smouldering hori... [Read More]
 
Born in 1941 in Valencia, Spain, Royo began demonstrating his artistic talent early. At the age of 9... [Read More]
 
Julie Ann’s remarkable oil paintings are semi-abstract representations of the landscape in whi... [Read More]
 
Kay Boyce's passion for drawing began as a child in her home town of Sheffield, spending hours at a ... [Read More]
 
Keith has been painting for over thirty years, first with watercolours and pastels then later moving... [Read More]
 
Ken Zier is today regarded as one of the most important artist on the modern Marine art scene, with ... [Read More]
 
The art of storytelling Kerry Darlington is one of the most sought after and influential artists ... [Read More]
 
Born and brought up in a farming community in the Shropshire hills, Kevin’s artistic talent showed... [Read More]
 
Born in Australia, Kevin lives and works in Spain where he creates vibrant mixed media abstract work... [Read More]
 
Britain’s pre-eminent painter of the industrial city.  Lowry was a highly individual... [Read More]
 
As a child I was always keen on drawing, either sketching my favourite car or designing my own. &nbs... [Read More]
 
Lawrence James Isherwood was a prolific impressionist/expressionist painter. He is known for his ... [Read More]
 
The Creative Day... It is quite impossible for me to describe a typical day, as there simply is n... [Read More]
 
In the early 1990s, Mackenzie Thorpe set the art world alight and that flame is still burning as bri... [Read More]
 
The beautiful figurative oil paintings of Mark Spain have established him as one of the UK's most ac... [Read More]
 
Exquisite evocations of the English countryside Created using a variety of media, Mary’s beauti... [Read More]
 
Michael Simpson is world renowned for the versatility and technical excellence of his bronze sculptu... [Read More]
 
Miguel Torres was born in Madrid in 1948. Keen on artistic endeavours from an early age, he chose to... [Read More]
 
Born in Kent in 1957 award winning Mike Bernard trained at the West Surrey College of Art & Desi... [Read More]
 
History and Background Born in 1962 to a working class Manchester family, I grew up in a warm fam... [Read More]
 
Nelson Mandela was incarcerated for 17 years on Robben Island and 27 years in total. He regarded sur... [Read More]
 
Working from his studio in an old watermill on the River Wylye in South Wiltshire, Nick draws inspir... [Read More]
 
In 1998, Nick set up his own fashion label, ‘Purple Om / Random’ a cult T-shirt brand that was s... [Read More]
 
Nigel Hemming is undoubtedly one of the country's most successful animal artists. Born in 1957 in St... [Read More]
 
Drawing upon her love of the camera and the relationship between the camera and the model, Nuala Mul... [Read More]
 
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, draughtsman, ceramicist, desi... [Read More]
 
As a Torbay based artist Peter Cosslett has made coastal subjects very much his speciality; the sea ... [Read More]
 
Philip was born in Cork, Ireland, in 1959. From the age of 5 he loved art, and one of his earliest m... [Read More]
 
Fine Art Trade Guild Award Winner: 'Best New Artist 2008' Rebecca's distinctive oils on canvas ar... [Read More]
 
Born in Devon in 1952, Richard studied at Newton Abbot School of Art. Sketching and painting from an... [Read More]
 
“Rob’s work is both eminently understandable and intensely familiar” His varied body of work ... [Read More]
 
Robert Heindel’s work is synonymous with the world of ballet in all it’s diverse forms. ... [Read More]
 
Robert Lenkiewicz was born in London in 1941, the son of Jewish refugees. He spent his childhood in ... [Read More]
 
Growing up in the Middle East, Sakko uses his childhood memories and the surroundings in which occup... [Read More]
 
Sally Anne Fitter (born 1963) studied ceramics at Bristol Art School gaining a First Class Honours D... [Read More]
 
Salvador Dalí (Spanish, born May 11, 1904–died January 23, 1989) was a prominent Surrealist artis... [Read More]
 
Samantha's fun and funky cityscapes feature intricate designs, vivid colours and a strong sense of e... [Read More]
 
In life, we are lucky if we find our true calling. Sarah-Jane discovered hers in hospital aged four.... [Read More]
 
Winner: Impressionist Artist of the Year 2007 Over the course of her impressive career Sherree ha... [Read More]
 
“It looks like everything about space I cannot explain.” Stephen Hawking Simon Kenny is a mul... [Read More]
 
Born in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, in 1915, he did not become an artist until he was in his 30s. ... [Read More]
 
Churchill was an accomplished amateur artist and took great pleasure in painting, especially after h... [Read More]
 
Stephen Ford’s dynamic paintings offer a unique interpretation of the animal kingdom. He explores ... [Read More]
 
Steve Tandy is currently being hailed as the man of the moment in galleries around the UK. His quirk... [Read More]
 
Profile Modern Impressionism   Timmy Mallett's award winning Impressionist scenes are dr... [Read More]
 
Todd White's stylish and distinctive figurative artwork has won him an international reputation that... [Read More]
 
Tom Butler creates his showstopping collages using a whole range of materials; in his imaginative ha... [Read More]
 
Forrest has long been regarded as one of the UK’s finest living wildlife artists. He has e... [Read More]
 
History and Background From my early childhood days I knew I wanted to be an artist.  My bro... [Read More]
 
Troika is an influential art collective which brings together three extraordinary artists. They each... [Read More]
 
Intense figurative realism originating in a subculture rich with narrative tension. Vincent’... [Read More]
 
Wilfred was born into an artistic family in 1954 and began to paint at the age of seven. Between 197... [Read More]
 
Yuvi describes himself as a graffiti inspired pop artist saying: “The street as the graffiti artis... [Read More]
 
Zinsky’s remarkable portraits capture the essence of his subject in a way that sets his work apart... [Read More]