He studied at the Lincoln School of Art and the Central School of Art and Design (1950-53) and was teacher of Ceramics and Sculpture at Eton College  Baldwin was awarded an OBE in 1992 and an honorary doctorate from the Royal College of Art, London in 2000. He was influenced by contemporary sculpture and has worked with both earthenware and stoneware.
His work has been exhibited worldwide and is represented in many public collections.
-  Gordon Baldwin page on The Scottish Gallery website
- Biography for Gordon Baldwin