McCARTHY, Peter J

1955 - ?

Suffolk Landscape

Born at Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex on 30 August 1955, son of Donald John McCarthy and his wife Peggy Joyce née Steward, who married at Thurrock, Essex in 1950. He settled in Suffolk and although he attended classes at Colchester School of Art and Suffolk College, Ipswich was mostly self-taught. Peter is an artist in various media and his work includes still life, landscape and faces and figures. A member of the Ipswich Art Society and exhibited from 35 Orford Street, Ipswich in 1997 'Tulips in a Vase' and in 2006, two oils 'Solitary House' and 'Lilies in a Vase' and has also exhibited at Mall Galleries, London; Snape Maltings Gallery from 1995; Nevill Gallery, Canterbury and Clairmonte Gallery, Brighton from 1997; Regency Gallery, Cambridge and Look Gallery, Helmsley from 1998. Peter has had solo shows at John Russell Gallery, Ipswich from 1999 and his work was accepted for The Discerning Eye Open Exhibition 2015 and Smiths Row Open Bury St Edmunds 2009-2015. His work is included in collections in Europe, Hong Kong and the USA. www.pmcart.co.uk




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