RESUME OF AN ARTIST
PETER ROBSON • LOOSE • MAIDSTONE • KENT
Peter Robson has been painting watercolours as a hobby for 40 years.
Since his retirement 4 years ago he decided to exhibit his work and he has been travelling and painting extensively. This is often to exotic locations including Argentina, Uruguay Australia USA Greece Rome Paris Prague Nice Hong Kong Singapore Venice and more with some of the best living painters including Alvaro Castagnet and John Yardley. His paintings are in collections all over the world .His passion is watercolour and he likes to capture the fleeting moment using light and bold expression to above all make an impact.
Since 2004 his work has been shown in the prestigious Francis Iles seasonal exhibitions in Rochester Kent. He has had two successful solo exhibitions in Canterbury and exhibits in The Turtle Gallery Rye. His paintings were shown at The Royal Academy Watercolour and Drawing Exhibition and at The 'Affordable Art Fair' in Battersea and Bristol. Medici Cards reproduced Christmas cards for from his snow scenes. Prizes include 'the best watercolour 'at the Maidstone Art Society and also The Pilgrims Way Artists Summer Exhibition in Lenham Kent.
He has exhibited in the Mall Galleries against fierce competition at the Royal Institute of Watercolourists (RI) and the Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSMA) and has been one of the official artists at Henley Royal Regatta.