Miriam Escofet

ABOUT MIRIAM Miriam Escofet was born in Barcelona in 1967 and moved to the UK in 1979. The daughter of artists, she grew up surrounded by the rich visual lexicon of art. She studied 3D Design at Brighton School of Art. The making process was her first love and is still at the core of…

Jeff Stultiens RP

ABOUT JEFF I studied painting and sculpture at Kingston and Camberwell Schools of Art in the sixties, under various tutors including Alfred Heyworth, Robert Medley and R B Kitaj. Since then, I have absorbed many artistic and cultural influences, both traditional and innovative, which affect my work and thinking. I like to maintain an independent…

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…

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…

Valeriy Gridnev RP PS ROI

ABOUT VALERIY Valeriy Gridnev was born in Russia in 1956.  He studied at the Art College in Sverdlovsk  1976 – 1980, and then at the Ural Repin St.Peterburg State Academy Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture 1983-1990. For his graduation project "The Early Years" he won  the USSR Academy of Arts' Gold Medal.  He then…