NIGHTINGALE, Charles

1944 - ?

Charles Nightingale

Born in the Jurassic area of Cornwall in 1944. As a child he showed some talent in art and in the immediate post-war period won a few local art competitions in South-East London. Having trained as an engineering mathematician, is a self-taught artist and took early retirement in 1997 since when has made painting one of his main activities. He paints traditional subjects, urban and marine landscapes, figures and still life in watercolour. He also studied history and philosophy of art at the Open University, and gives regular talks in Suffolk on painting & aesthetics; painting, photography, the real world and the human mind. He married at Ipswich in 1988 Dominique A. M. Micha/Roche and is a member of the Society of East Anglian Watercolourists a member of the Ipswich Art Society and currently has his studio at Quilter Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk.






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