Biography

ARTIST PROFILE

B.

1947

1965-69

Studied Fine art at Reading university.

1969-70

First stay in Cornwall on a David Murray landscape Award.

1972-3

Postgraduate degree in art psychotherapy at Hertfordshire school of art.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1970

Reading University library/with Rosalind Eastman

1979

Westward TV open art

1979

North Cornwall Museum Camelford/with Rosalind Eastman

1979

Tintagel Arts festival

1980

North Cornwall Museum Camelford

1984

Dunheved gallery Launceston

1986

Brewhouse theatre Taunton Somerset

1988

Invited artist at the London group, Royal college of art

1989

Plymouth society of artists

1989

Invited artist Skulpturenpark Willabadessen Germany

1990

London group

1991

White lane gallery ,Plymouth

1991

South West Open

1992

Cheltenham School of art/with Ray Atkins

1993-5

North Cornwall Museum Camelford/with Rosalind Eastman

1993-5

Chapel gallery Saltram house Plymouth

1993

Bridgewater Art Centre/ with Henry Israel ,Caeria Strong, Rosalind Eastman

1994

Fisher gallery Wadebridge /with the North Cornwall Seven

1995

Sterts open

1995

Falmouth Art gallery /with the North Cornwall Seven

1996

Truro City art gallery/with the North Cornwall Seven

1995-8

Glastonbury festival, the Green field

1996

Chapel gallery Saltram house /with Rosalind Eastman and Ray Atkins

1996

Atrium gallery Kensington London

1996

Gallery in der Gartenhouse, Rheda–wiedenbruck

1997

Fisher gallery Wadebridge /with the North Cornwall Seven

1997

Bideford art centre /with the North Cornwall Seven

1998-01

Plain Street gallery North Cornwall

2000-05

Camelford gallery

2000

Falmouth art gallery Centenary exhibition

2003

Jerwood Drawing

2003-17

Padstow studio

2011

North Cornwall Museum /Gallery "40 years on" with Rosalind Eastman

2011

Cadogan gallery London

2012

Lynne Strover gallery Fenn Ditton Three Cornish artists

2015

Northern New Light Art prize

2015

Selected finalist and prizewinner in the Columbia Threadneedle Prize


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1986

Falmouth School of Art

1992

Fisher gallery Wadebridge

1997

Plymouth Art Centre

1998

Gallery in der Gartenhouse, Rheda Wiedenbruck

2003

Retrospective at the Gaia Centre Delabole and Camelford Gallery

2006

Brian Sinfield Gallery Burford Oxfordshire

2007

Brian Sinfield Gallery Burford Oxfordshire

2010

Brian Sinfield Gallery Burford Oxfordshire

2015

Brian Sinfield Gallery Burford Oxfordshire

2015

Heseltine gallery ,Truro


Works in Private collection in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, Germany, France and UK.


Catalogues

Catalogue 2006 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 21x30 cms / 25 colour illustrations/introduction by Brian Sinfield and Ray Atkins

Catalogue 2006 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 21x30 cms / 25 colour illustrations/introduction by Brian Sinfield and Ray Atkins

Catalogue 2007 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 21x30 cms / 30 colour illustrations/introduction by William Feaver

Catalogue 2007 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 21x30 cms / 30 colour illustrations/introduction by William Feaver

Catalogue 2009 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 21x30 cms / 32 colour illustrations / introduction by John Wonnacott

Catalogue 2009 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 21x30 cms / 32 colour illustrations / introduction by John Wonnacott

Catalogue 2014 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 24.5x20 cms / 28 colour illustrations / Chris Thomas in conversation with Rosalind Eastman

Catalogue 2014 published by Brian Sinfeld Gallery / 24.5x20 cms / 28 colour illustrations / Chris Thomas in conversation with Rosalind Eastman

Contact

Chris Thomas
Tel (44)01840 250670
Email art@christhomas.info

Brian Sinfield
Padstow Studio





NEWS

interview with Chris Thomas on Radio Cornwall
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p055yjn0#play
 

undefined
© Copyright 2017 Chris ThomasWeb Design By Toolkit Websites