Guy Beggs was born in Durban, South Africa. He studied fine art at Maidstone College of Art, The Royal Academy Schools, and Goldsmiths College, London. He taught at Wimbledon School of Art and the Sir John Cass School of Art where he became head of fine art and then dean of the Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Media and Design. He was the founder and director of Metropolitan Works Creative Industries Centre at London Metropolitan University. He lives and works in London and Brighton & Hove.

 

Solo Exhibitions


2010               Time Passages; Bigger Picture Gallery,

                       London
2002               Bruton Street Gallery, London
2000               Lindenberg Gallery,New York      
1998               Bruton Street Gallery,London
1997               Hove Museum & Art Gallery
1986               Fischer Fine Art,London
1982               Fischer Fine Art, London  
1978               Piccadilly Gallery,London
1974               Leicester Galleries, London
1973               Leicester Galleries, London

 

Selected Group Exhibitions
 

2015               Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize
2014               Sunday Times Watercolour Competition

2014               Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour

2013               The Lightbox, London

2012               Threadneedle Prize Exhibition, London
2010               Winter Exhibition; Bigger Picture Gallery,

                       London
2010               Pedder Photographic Exhibition; Bigger

                       Picture Gallery, London
2010               Friends and Founders Exhibition; Bigger

                       Picture Gallery, London
2009               Digital Explorers: Discovery, London

                       Metropolitan University
2008               Art of the 70s Touchstone Gallery,

                       Rochdale
2002               London Big Mouth, New Gallery, London

2000               Bruton Street Gallery,London
2000               The Hunting Art Prizes, Royal College of                          Art, London

1999               Bruton Street Gallery, London
1998-9            Will’s Art Warehouse, London
1998               Festival of the Sea, Dover City Council
1998               Bruton Street Gallery, London
1998               Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
1997               Kings College Hospital, London
1996               Modern Drawings, John Martin of London
1995               Making a Mark, The Mall Gallery, London
1995               John Martin of London
1985               Louis K Meisel
1983               21 Years of the D&AD Awards

                       Boilerhouse, Design Museum, London
1983               Linda Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg.
1983               8 British Realists. Louis k Meisel, New

                       York.
1981               Gallerie Karl Flinker, Paris.
1978-92          Galleries Liliane Francois, Paris.
1978               Critics Choice Great Eastern Hotel,

                       London          
1979               Waddington Galleries, Toronto                 
1978               English Realism, Waddington Galleries,

                       Montreal.
1977               Artists of Fame and Promise, Alpine

                       Gallery, London.
1975               Painters of Reality Mystery and

                       Imagination, Rochdale Art Gallery.
1974               British Watercolour Today, Rochdale Art

                       Gallery.
1973-78          Leicester Galleries, London
1973-78          Basle Arts Fair.
1973-78          Dusseldorf Arts Fair.
1973               Second Festival Exhibition, Rochdale Art

                       Gallery.
1972-73          Maltsahn Gallery, London.
1972               Royal Academy Summer Exhibition.
1972               5 Young Painters, Leicester Galleries,

                       London
1970-73          Piccadilly Gallery, London.
1970-71          Stowells Trophy Exhibition, Royal

                       Academy, London.
1969               Pictures for Schools  Royal Academy,

                       London.

    All images © 2019 Guy Beggs                                                                                            

 

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