Vladimir Presnyakov

ABOUT VLADIMIR Vladimir was born in Volgograd 1971 and excelled in 2001 at the Academy of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg. This is the renowned 6 year traditional training in Fine Arts. Vladimir specializes in portrait painting (particularly children) and interiors. He continues to paint regularly in Vienna, Munich and London. COMMISSIONS P.O.A NOTABLE SITTERS Portraits…

Massimiliano Pironti

ABOUT MASSIMILLIANO Pironti first discovered painting in his first year of elementary school. Whilst studying from textbooks during his religious classes, he felt a deep fascination and attraction towards the paintings of Leonardo and Botticelli. He immediately began to copy these paintings and soon after, he found his love of Michelangelo. In his opinion, the…

Sergei Pavlenko

ABOUT SERGEI Sergei Pavlenko graduated in Painting from St. Petersburg Academy of Fine Arts in 1988. He studied under Boris Ugarov, President of the Academy of Fine Arts of the USSR, and was nominated for the Gold Medal. In 1989 Sergei moved to the West, received immediate recognition and began to paint and exhibit his…

Anthony Oakshett MA Cantab

ABOUT ANTHONY Anthony Oakshett has been interviewed twice for Radio 4’s ‘Front Row’ and has been the subject of articles in the Times and Telegraph newspapers and the Spectator magazine. He was featured in two BBC TV programmes ’Raising the Armada’ Pt 1&2 and most recently named in the closing credits of ‘Royal History’s Biggest…

Hero Johnson

ABOUT HERO Hero Johnson is a London-based visual artist, originally from Cornwall. Exhibitions include The BP Portrait Award, The Royal Society of Portrait Painters, The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, The Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize, The Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Competition, The New English Art Club, The Discerning Eye, Hogarth’s House ‘Small Self’ and The Royal Institute…

Paul James

ABOUT PAUL Professional Experience: 2006-2020 Practicing Visual Artist – Part Time, Queens, NY,USA 2002-2006 Practicing Visual Artist, Brooklyn , NY,USA 2000-2002 Decorative Faux-Finisher, Applied Arts Studio, London, Ontario, Canada 1992-2002 Practicing Visual Artist, London, Ontario, Canada 1996-1997 Art Instructor, UWO Student Council Workshop, London, Ontario, Canada 1995-1996 Art Instructor, London Art Centre, London, Ontario, Canada…

Owain Hunt

ABOUT OWAIN MA History, Merit, University of Bristol 2015-17 BSc Economics, 2:1, University of Bristol 2012-15 COMMISSIONS P.O.A AWARDS Shortlisted for Castlegate Prize 2020 The Geoffrey Vivis Memorial Award - Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition 2019 2019 Minerva Portrait Prize - 114th Bath Society of Artists Annual Exhibition 2019 Rome Scholarship Shortlist 2018-19…

Ksenia Istomina

ABOUT KSENIA Istomina Ksenia Alexandrovna. Born on 12 June 1991 in Leningrad. She studied at the Art School named after Sviridov, then in St. Petersburg Art College named after Roerich in the restoration department. She is finished Imperial Academy of Fine Arts, named after Ilya Repin, faculty of painting, studio of Yuri Kalyuta. COMMISSIONS P.O.A…

Jane French

ABOUT JANE Jane was born in West Sussex and is now based in Leicester. She graduated from Newcastle University in 1988 with a Fine Art degree. She also completed an MA in Design in 1996 at De Montfort University, Leicester. She has worked both as an illustrator and, more recently, as a graphic designer. She…

Brendan Fitzpatrick

ABOUT BRENDAN Education Central Saint Martins, University of Arts London Foundation Degree The Royal Drawing School (FKA The Prince’s Trust) Short Courses Charles H. Cecil Studios Apprenticeship Charles H. Cecil Studios Instructor COMMISSIONS P.O.A EXHIBITIONS Selected Group Exhibitions 2020 - Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London UK 2018 - Royal Ulster…