Football Is Art Exhibition Preview

Last night I was thrilled to attend the preview of Football Is Art, the new exhibition at the National Football Museum in Manchester. The exhibition features a superb variety of artworks and fashion as the museum questions... can art in all its forms truly capture the emotions of a match? Football Is Art is [...]

April 5th, 2019|Art Galleries, News|

Behind the Scenes Photoshoot

Earlier this year I welcomed Munich based photographer and good friend of mine Philip Hyndman to the studio for a behind the scenes photoshoot. Philip is an incredibly talented photographer who is currently exploring the working practices of different creatives from across Europe. He wanted to capture shots of me painting a portrait from [...]

April 6th, 2018|In the Studio|

BP Portrait Award 2014 Shortlisted Artists

Three Portrait Artists Shortlisted for 2014 Award The BP Portrait Awards have revealed the artists who have been shortlisted to win the annual portrait prize. The awards have reverted back to shortlisting three artists after only selecting two last year. Richard Twose from Bath, David Jon Kassan from New York and Thomas Ganter from Frankfurt [...]

May 31st, 2014|News|

The Person in the Portrait

I thought it might be quite interesting, where possible, to provide a brief description of who features in my portraits along with some detail on the painting process involved. First up, a military portrait of a British Army Major… Military Portrait - Major Philip. E. Bradshaw T.D. Major Philip. E. Bradshaw T.D. served as a [...]

April 22nd, 2013|Portraits|