About

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stewart Beckett is a professional Painter and Tutor. He has established a dedicated student base, teaching regular workshops and classes throughout Hampshire.

He describes his work as ‘An echo of a bygone era’ practising drawing and painting techniques based on traditional methods. He has an experimental attitude and a passion for materials. Currently working on a series that aims to combine the abstract with his realist works. Influenced by Gustav Klimt, Sir John Everett Millais, and Anderson Zorn. He aims to use modern materials such as Acrylics, silicone, mirror, PVA glue and resins to embody his figurative, portrait oil paintings.

EDUCATION

2016                         London Atelier of Representational Art – (Portrait Master Class)

2013                         London Atelier of Representational Art – (Saturday School)

1993-1995               Southampton Solent University HND Editorial Illustration

1992-1993              Portsmouth Art College Foundation Course in Art and Design.

EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS
2018                       Turner Sims Box Office ‘Sundown 2 Switches’ Exhibition

2018                       Southampton City Gallery ‘Four Seasons’ Exhibition

2017                       First Prize ‘Stride Open’ Chichester Oxmarket Gallery

2017                       Arches Southampton Open Studios

2016                       Heat Finalist on Sky Art Landscape Artist of the year 2016

2014                      Heat Contestant on Sky Arts Portrait Arts of the year 2014

2014                       Edinburgh Arts Fair – Whitepeaks Fine Art Representation

2013                       Docklands – London Whitepeaks Fine Art Representation

2011 – 2016          Group Exhibition Popup Gallery – Fareham Hampshire

2013                       Untitled Arts Fair – Chelsea London