Stephen Shankland RP

ABOUT STEPHEN My paintings contain thoughtful figures absorbed in a sense of narrative. Composition & draughtsmanship as well as colour all contribute to the story unfolding in each scene. Figures gaze from their world with telling looks, often sharing the composition with objects that have symbolic relevance to the story. 1971 Born, Irvine, Scotland 1989-93…

Tai-Shan Schierenberg Hon RP

ABOUT TAI-SHAN Born in 1962. Tai-Shan Schierenberg trained at St Martin’s School of Art and the Slade School of Art. Winner of the 2011 Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture. COMMISSIONS PRICE GUIDE TBC This is a rough fee-guide for a single portrait. Frame, travel & accommodation expenses, and VAT are not included. For groups and non-standard…

Susan Ryder RP NEAC

ABOUT SUSAN My father was an amateur painter, so I borrowed his oil paints from the age of 13, he was my greatest influence with his love of the Impressionists and then I discovered Vermeer and Vuillard through my art school-teacher Bernard Dunstan RA. I studied at the Byam Shaw School of Painting in London…

Mark Roscoe RP

ABOUT MARK ROSCOE Mark Roscoe's meteoric progression makes him one to watch. His Self Portrait entry was used to advertise the 1998 BP Portrait Award which helped to establish his reputation as a portrait painter. When Mark first exhibited with the Royal Society of Portrait Painters he won the 'Changing Faces Award' which was a…

z David Poole PPRP ARCA

ABOUT DAVID POOLE David Poole is former President of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters and Chairman of the Federation of British Artists and Senior Lecturer at the Wimbledon School of Art which was where he had trained as an artist. He has painted distinguished members of the government, industry, commerce, medicine and http://premier-pharmacy.com/ the…

Anastasia Pollard RP

ABOUT ANASTASIA Anastasia Pollard was born in Alexandria, Virginia. Education: 2000-2005 Florence Academy of Art, Florence, Italy, Certificate of Completion. 1996-2000 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Philadelphia, Certificate of Completion 1993-1995 Private Apprenticeship 1990-1993 University of North Carolina, Greensboro 1989-1990 Northern Virginia Community College COMMISSIONS ANASTASIA POLLARD PRICE GUIDE Oil 8 x 10 inches £2,000…

Tom Phillips RA Hon RP

ABOUT TOM Tom Phillips was born in London in 1937. He attended St Catherine’s College, Oxford in 1957, where he read English and at the same time studied drawing at the Ruskin School. In 1961 he became a student at Camberwell School of Art where his chief source of inspiration was Frank Auerbach. He went…

x The late Michael Noakes RP

ABOUT MICHAEL NOAKES Michael Noakes was educated at Downside School, Somerset, and the Royal Academy Schools, London. During his eminent career he has been President of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and Chairman of the Contemporary Portrait Society and Governor of the Federation of British Artists. He is a Freeman of the City of…

Anthony Morris RP NEAC

ABOUT ANTHONY Anthony Morris was born in Oxford in 1938 and studied at Oxford School of Art to NDD. He graduated to the Royal Academy Schools in 1961 and spent three years in the painting faculty under Peter Greenham CBE RA. Here, he achieved two important scholarships. A regular exhibitor at the Royal Academy Summer…