Anthony Palliser

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Anthony Palliser (born 1949) is a British painter.[1]

Biography[edit]

Palliser has lived in Paris since 1970.[2] He studied in England at Downside school and graduated from New College Oxford. In 1967 he attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome.[3]

He taught at the New York School of Visual Arts in Savannah, Georgia, USA, from 1995 to 1997.[2]

Palliser has had many solo and group exhibitions across Europe and in the USA.[2] His portrait of Graham Greene hangs in the National Portrait Gallery (London)[4] and that of Paddy Ashdown in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom.[3] A portrait of the historian Sir Michael Howard was commissioned for the Michael Howard Reading Room at the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives in King's College London in 2002.[5] Other portrait subjects include fashion designer Kenzo Takada, celebrated publicist Bobby Zarem, the poet Derek Mahon, director James Ivory and actresses Kristin Scott Thomas and Charlotte Rampling.

A book of Palliser's works was published in France in 2005, at the same time as an exhibition of "Large Heads" at the Ricard Foundation, Paris.[2]

A retrospective exhibition was held in 2009 at the Telfair Museum of Art's Jepson Center for the Arts in Savannah, Georgia.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anthony Palliser b.1949, BBC Your Paintings. Retrieved 2014-01-14.
  2. ^ a b c d About, AnthonyPalliser.com. Retrieved 2014-01-14.
  3. ^ a b "Art in Parliament". UK Parliament. Retrieved 2010-12-10. 
  4. ^ NPG.org.uk
  5. ^ "King's Military Archives honours Professor Sir Michael Howard". King's College. 2002-11-29. Retrieved 2010-12-10. 
  6. ^ Dannatt, Adrian (2009-03-01). "Anthony Palliser". Art In America. Retrieved 2010-12-10. 

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