Archive | September, 2015

John Hoyland

  John Hoyland was born in Sheffield in 1934 and studied at Sheffield School of Art and The Royal Academy Schools. In the early 1960′s he was one of the young British artists that exhibited in ‘Situation’, the influential abstract show that gave impetus to the importance of the London art scene. From the mid […]


Paintings by Margaret Shields

Margaret Shields was born and brought up in Middlesborough. She studied at Middlesborough College of Art and also the Royal Academy of Music, London. Her first exhibition was with The New Staithes Group in the 1960s and since then she has regularly exhibited both in the UK and abroad. In 1989 she won the Northern […]