Monthly Archives: March 2012

Exhibition ‘Luxor: People & Places’ is extended

Luxor: People & Places at the Petrie Museum is now extended until 27th April 2012. Opening hours are Tues – Sat 1-5pm. Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, University College London, Malet Place, London WC1E 6BT

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tranquillity

Straight from the easel, a newly completed (I think) reclining nude began June 2011 and the last sitting during March 2012.

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Ancient, yet so Modern – Roman Mummy Portraits from Hawara

Our earliest painted representations of the human face are the remarkable Roman Mummy Portraits found at Hawara and other sites in the Fayoum region of Egypt. These striking portraits dating from the first century AD are hauntingly beautiful and the … Continue reading

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Painting People – the Portraits of Lucian Freud

It was during 1988 when I had my first encounter with the paintings of Lucian Freud. I had known of his work for some time and while I was on my foundation course, I was spending all my time in … Continue reading

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Exhibition – Figureworks @ Chequer Mead

I’m very pleased to be able to announce the opening of the exhibition Figureworks at Chequer Mead Arts Centre next week. I have been tutoring this group of artists for a number of years now. It has been most rewarding to … Continue reading

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