Anthony Frost

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Anthony Frost (born 1951) is an English artist noted for his abstract works consisting of brightly coloured prints and collages.

Biography[edit]

Frost was born in St. Ives, Cornwall, the son of Sir Terry Frost.[1] From 1970 to 1973 he studied at the Cardiff College of Art gaining a BA (Hons) in Fine Art. Since then Frost has lectured on his subject at Falmouth School of Art, Canterbury School of Art, University of East London and Anglia Ruskin University. He is a prominent member of the artistic community of West Cornwall, and his work featured in the "Art Now Cornwall" exhibition at Tate St Ives in 2007.

He has been Artist-in-residence at the Cyprus School of Art, Paphos and the Montmiral School of Painting, France.[1]

Frost is a fan of The Fall and his work appears on a number of their record covers, most notably Extricate.

The painter's works are included in the public art collections of the Kasser Foundation, New York and King's College, Cambridge.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Frost works at a studio in Penzance and lives in the hamlet of Rosemergy.[1] He is the brother of actor and comedian Stephen Frost.

Notable exhibitions[edit]

  • Magnetic Fields, Beaux Arts, Mayfair, London (February 2011) - a solo show of his expressionist paintings [2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Touches of frost". The Cornishman. 8 July 2010. Retrieved 12 August 2014 – via HighBeam Research. (subscription required (help)). 
  2. ^ "Around the galleries: the winter season ends with a flurry of high-profile exhibitions and art fairs.". Apollo. 1 February 2011. Retrieved 12 August 2014 – via HighBeam Research. (subscription required (help)). 

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