I work in oils and from life, without the use of preparatory sketches.
1926 Born in London.
1939-43 Hammersmith School of Art.
1943-44 St Martins School of Art.
1948-51 Royal College of Art (1st Class Diploma).
1951 Taught at Wimbledon School of Art.
1959 Taught at Medway College of Art.
1963 Sir John Cass, School of Art, Head of Painting Department, City of London Polytechnic.
1966 Senior Lecturer.
1969 Head of School.
1976 Acting Head of School, Full-time Painter.
Two Lord Mayor’s Art Awards.
Spirit of London
2008/09 Retrospective, 100 Paintings, Landesdale House
1997 Bruton Street Gallery, London
1995 The City Gallery, London
1987 100 Paintings of Israel, Herbert Gallery and Museum, Coventry
1981 Galerie George, London
1975 Institute of Practitioners in Advertising
1974 Damkar Burton Gallery, Ontario
1971 Guildhall art Gallery
1951-2001 Royal Academy of Arts, London
1983 Israel Observed, Highgate Gallery
Face to Face, Philip Vann
Royal Academy Illustrated, 1966/70/73/76/81/83/84/87
A Painter’s View, Guildhall University (VHS)