1959 - ?

Wendy Brooke-Smith

As Alexandra Wendy Rhodes, she was born in Surrey N.E. in 1959, only child of Kenneth Thomas Lancashire Rhodes and his wife Gemma M. née Dunkerley, who married at Bucklow, Cheshire in 1953. Wendy studied at the University of Exeter 1977-1981 gaining her B.A. French. She married at Uttlesford, Essex in 1983, John Brooke-Smith (born 1959) and paints under the name of Wendy Brooke-Smith. She gained a diploma in Foundation Studies Art & Design 2001-2003 and her B.A. Fine Art, from Suffolk University Campus, Ipswich 2003-2008 being Student of the Year in 2007. A Member of the Ipswich Art Society and exhibited from Gay House, Great Oakley, Essex in 2006, an acrylic on canvas 'From where I'm Standing' which was a joint mature student prize winner. She has had solo exhibitions from Oakley Cottage, Pesthouse Lane, Great Oakley, Harwich, Essex at UCS Waterfront Gallery, Ipswich 2010-2014; Reed Smith, London 2011; Summer Exhibition, Naze Tower, Walton-on-Naze; Cobbold & Judd, Hintlesham Hall, Suffolk; Sentinel Select, Sentinel Gallery, Wivenhoe, Essex; Macmillan Charity Exhibition, Curwen Gallery, London W1, with solo exhibitions at Menier Gallery, London SE1; Gallery Different, London W1; National Trust Boat House Gallery, Flatford, Suffolk and elsewhere.

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