BATTYE, Martin Howard

1952 - ?

Martin Battye

Born at Woodbridge, Suffolk on 30 March 1952, son of Ian Howard Battye (1916-2001) and his wife Christina Mary Sutherland née Symon. He spent his childhood at Woodbridge before moving to South Norfolk. He studied at Sunderland School of Art and held various positions before setting up his own venture 'Kirton Healthcare Group', making medical equipment for the disabled and the elderly. He married in 1983, Hilary Barnett and they had four daughters. Painter, teacher and businessman and has had exhibitions at Northern Young Contemporaries at Newcastle (1974), Denis Taplin at Woodbridge (1988), the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition (1998) and several solo exhibitions including at Chappel Galleries, Essex, Graham and Oldham, Ipswich and Warehouse, Lowestoft. In 2012 he was living at Old Forge, The Street, Hempnall, Norwich, Norfolk.

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