Paul Emsley  (British, 1947) 

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Paul Emsley, Reclining

 

Paul Emsley
Reclining
Marais Fine Arts
  
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Paul Emsley, Pool Party

 

Paul Emsley
Pool Party, 1981
chalk pastel on paper

 

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Paul Emsley, Standing Nude, Back

 

Paul Emsley
Standing Nude, Back
oil on canvasboard

 

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Paul Emsley, Standing Nude, Front

 

Paul Emsley
Standing Nude, Front
oil on artist board

 

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1947   Born in Glasgow
1969   Cape Technical College
1970 - 1976   Worked as designer in advertising
1976   Finally as Creative Director of BBDO International, Cape Town Began drawing and painting (self-taught as a painter)
1976 - 1977   Lived in England
1977   Taught design, Cape Technicon
1978 - 1979   Taught design and drawing, Ruth Prowse School of Art
1987   Merit Award: Standard Bank National Drawing Competition
2000   Bovis/Architect's Journal Special Award - Royal Academy of Arts, London
2001   Commended - First Painting Open, RWA, Bristol
2001   Third Prize - Singer & Friedlander/Sunday Times Watercolour Competition
2002   First Prize - Singer & Friedlander/Sunday Times Watercolour Competition
2003   Third Prize - Singer & Friedlander/Sunday Times Watercolour Competition
2004   UWE Drawing Prize - Autumn Exhibition, RWA, Bristol
2005   Silver Award for Works on Paper - British Interior Design Association, Art London
2007   First Prize - BP Portrait Award 2007, The National Portrait Gallery, London
2008   UWE Drawing Prize, Autumn Exhibition, RWA, Bristol
1994   Paul Emsley, Drawings, Redfern Gallery, London (solo)
1991   Drawing competition: South African Association of Arts, Cape Town
1987   Standard Bank National Drawing Competition
1987   Drawing exhibition: University of the Orange Free State
1985   Cape Town Triennial
1982   Cape Town Triennial
1982   South African Association of Arts, Cape Town (solo)
1981   University of Stellenbosch (solo)
1979   Cape Town Biennial
1978 - 1979   SA touring USA and São Paulo
  Nortwestern University, Chicago, USA
  National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
  British Museum, UK
  South African National Gallery, South Africa
  Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa
  University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
  University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
  University of the Orange Free State, South Africa
  William Humphreys Art Gallery, Kimberley, South Africa
  Sasol Collection, South Africa
  Sanlam Collection, South Africa