Jon Pryke RBA

Member

̛̛From earliest memory I have been seduced by pictures. A flat surface within a frame can be carved out̛̛ to create a whole world. It can even carry within it it̛̛s own light. If you allow yourself you can wander around inside it. That is why I am an artist.̛̛

TRAINING AND QUALIFICATIONS
1959-61 Ipswich School of Art
Intermediate Certificate in Arts and Crafts 1961
1961-63 London College of Printing.
National Diploma in Design 1963
1977-78 Goldsmith̛̛s College.
Art Teachers Certificate 1978
Part-Time lecturer at Camberwell, Ravensbourne and Ipswich Schools of Art 1971-77

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
1998 - Martin Caldwell Associates
1999 - Stark Gallery, London
2002 - Stark Gallery, London
2004 - The Artists̛̛ Gallery, Ipswich
2004 - Stark Gallery, Canterbury
2012 - ̛̛SEEING EUROPE̛̛ at Alte Lederfabrik, Cologne

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
The Artists̛̛ Gallery
South London Art Gallery
Goldsmiths̛̛ Gallery
Gallery on the Heath
Bell Fine Art
The Greenwich Gallery
Inspirations
Russell Gallery
Woodlands Art Gallery
Blind Art at the RCA
The Whitstable Gallery
Blackheath Conservatoire
Store Street Gallery

Frequent contributor to the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition and annual exhibitions of The Royal Society of Marine Artists, The Pastel Society, The Royal Society of British Artists at the Mall Galleries, London. As well as many successful studio shows works have been shown at the Affordable Art Fair, Art on Paper and the Dublin, Edinburgh and Cambridge Art Fairs.

AWARDS
Frank Herring Prize, Pastel Society 1998
Edward Wesson Prize, Royal Society of British Artists 2004 and 2008
Red Rag Gallery Award, RBA 2010

COMMISSIONS
Downing Street
The Palace of Westminster
Wayford Manor
Elected to membership of the Royal Society of British Artists 2004 Council member 2006-2008
Works in the public collection of Christchurch Mansion Ipswich and in private collections in the USA, Spain, Portugal, Holland and Japan.



Contact Jon

9 Glebe Court,
5 The Glebe, London,
SE39TH

  Tel:020 8852 7304