ROYSTON, Gwen Joy

1957 - ?

Studied at Chelsea School of Art 1976-1979 gaining a B.A. (hons.) in Fine Art proceeding to an M.A. Fine Art 1980-1981. Part-time lecturer at Canterbury College of Art 1980-1981 and visiting lecturer at Goldsmithsí College, London and Ravensbourne College of Art, Bromley, Kent. Assistant Art Director at Framlingham College, Suffolk 1981-1986, part-time lecturer at Suffolk College of Higher Education, Ipswich 1988-1989, she then moved to France where she painted in the Pyrennes 1992-2001. After four years as a part-time art teacher at Wycliffe College, Gloucestershire she returned to live and work in France later in Barcelona and London 2005-2012. She had solo exhibitions at The Minories, Colchester and Peterborough Art Centre both 1989; The Pike Gallery, London 1994; Martha Stevens Gallery, Suffolk 1996; Gallery of Modern Art, Wandsworth 1998; The Wall Place Gallery, Conwy, Wales 1999; Felsterbo Konsthall, Sweden 2002; Wycliffe College, Gloucester 2005; City Inn Hotel, Westminster 2007; the Menier Gallery, London and Manuela Talaveranco Gallery, Seville, Spain 2011 plus many group exhibitions 1979-2012 including Ipswich, Bury St Edmundís, Halesworth and Norwich. She has also exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Show 1980-1990 and at John Moores, Liverpool. She may have married in France, artist Robert Royston and they had a daughter, Abigail. www.Gwenjoyroyston.com




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