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Harry Bell

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Photographers
Photographers, 2008 Oil on Canvas 36 X 36 X 1.5 Ins. © Harry Bell
Passing_a_palazzo
Passing a Palazzo, 2008 Oil on Canvas 36 X 36 X 1.5 Ins. © Harry Bell
Dorsoduro
Dorsoduro, 2008 Oil on Canvas 30 X 30 X 1.5 Ins. © Harry Bell
Sitting_on_the_rail
Sitting on the Rail, 2008 Oil on Canvas 24 X 30 X 1.5 Ins. © Harry Bell
On_the_giudecca_canal
On the Giudecca Canal, 2008 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms. © Harry Bell
Santa_maria_della_salute
Santa Maria della Salute, 2008 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms © Harry Bell
Night_travel
Night Travel, 2008 Oil on Canvas 30 X 24 X 1.5 Ins © Harry Bell
Prague_tram_no
Prague Tram No.4, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms © Harry Bell
Prague_tram_no
Prague Tram No.1, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms © Harry Bell
20131001162159-london_millennium_bridge
Millennium Bridge, London Oil on Canvas © Harry Bell
Building_by_a_motorway
Building by a Motorway © Harry Bell
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No.32 © Harry Bell
Prague_tram_no
Prague Tram No.3, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms © Harry Bell
Central_station
Central Station Oil on Canvas © Harry Bell
Cathedrals
Cathedrals Oil on Canvas 20.5 X 20.5 Ins. © Harry Bell
Venetian_wall
Venetian Wall Oil on Canvas © Harry Bell
Wooden_sunset
Wooden Sunset Oil on Canvas © Harry Bell
Prague_tram_no
Prague Tram No.2, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cm © Harry Bell
Wooden_train_at_soller_2009
Wooden Train at Soller, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cm © Harry Bell
Central_hotel_with_cars
Central Hotel with Cars, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61x61x4 Cms © Harry Bell
View_from_the_keep_2_-_turnbull_building
View from the Keep 2 - Turnbull Building, 2009 Oil on Canvas 36 X 48 Ins (91 X 122 Cm) © Harry Bell
View_from_the_keep
View from the Keep, 2009 Oil on Canvas 36 X 48 Ins (91 X 122 Cm) © Harry Bell
Night_station_2009
Night Station, 2009 Oil on Canvas 24 X 30 Ins. © Harry Bell
High_level
High Level, 2009 Oil on Canvas 36 X 36 Ins. © Harry Bell
The_free_trade_inn
The Free Trade Inn, 2009 Oil on Canvas 40 X 40 Cm © Harry Bell
Oaks_nr_sawrey
Oaks Nr Sawrey, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms © Harry Bell
Oak_citadel
Oak Citadel, 2009 Oil on Canvas 61 X 61 X 4 Cms © Harry Bell
Sawrey_farm
Sawrey Farm, 2010 Oil on Canvas 61 X 48 X 4 Cms
20101029030823-night_station_2
Night Station 2, 2010 Oil on Canvas 46 X 61 Cm © Harry Bell
20101110043737-turnbull_winter_91x91
Turnbull Winter, 2010 Oil on Canvas 91 X 91 X4 Cm © Harry Bell
20131001163909-sunset__holy_island
Sunset, Holy Island Oil on Canvas Panel 12 X 16 In. © Harry Bell
20131001164031-clouds_over_holy_island
Clouds over Holy Island Oil on Canvas Panel 12 X 16 In. © Harry Bell
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Gateshead
Birth year
1947
Lives in
Gateshead
Works in
oil paint, charcoal, pastel, pencil, ink.
Representing galleries
http://www.work-art.co.uk/
Tags
Townscapes realism landscape modern, traditional, figurative
Statement

After 33 years in Government Service, Harry took early retirement in 1997 to study for a BA(Hons) in Fine Art at Newcastle University. Graduating in 2001, he became a full-time professional artist.

He had already had his first solo show in 1995, at  the University Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne. and later solo shows were held at The Samling Foundation at Dovenest,  Windermere.(1999); Gallagher & Turner Gallery, Newcastle upon  Tyne (2000); The Creel Inn, Catterline (2005).

Since 2004, he has shown in group shows, including successful four man shows under the banner of Figure8 :

2004 - Figure 8 - Long Gallery, University of Newcastle.

2005 -  Figure 8: Streetworks -    ire   Pottery Gallery, Alnwick.

2006 -  Figure 8: Pictures Not Words - The Lamplight Arts Centre, Stanley.

Figure 8 - Customs House, South Shields.

2007 -  Figure 8: Paintings - The Guildhall, Newcastle upon Tyne.

2008 -  Figure 8: Seen in Colour - Central Library Gallery, Gateshead

Figure 8: Colour Room - Myles Meehan Gallery, Darlington.

Figure 8 Paintings - Corner Gallery, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle.

Colourworks - Tom McGuinness Gallery, Bishop Auckland.

2009 - Figure 8: New Paintings, Preston Hall Museum, Stockton-on-Tees

‘Earth-Water-Concrete-Steel-Brick', The Lloyd Gill Gallery, Weston-Super-Mare

Figure8 New Paintings – Red Box Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne.

 

PRIZES:1994 -  Regional Prizewinner in the  John Laing Art Competition; 1996 - Second Prize in The Journal Art Competition, Newcastle upon Tyne and  First Prize the following year. 2004 - awarded the Rotsler Award at the Loscon in Los Angeles in 2004.

COMMISSIONS: 1997- commissioned to produce two paintings (2 x 12 feet and 2 x 8 feet) for the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne. 2006 - Commissioned to produce painting  of " 89 Cornwall Street" for Wenham Major Ltd.