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.
2010 Time Passages; Bigger Picture Gallery,
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,
2010 Pedder Photographic Exhibition; Bigger
Picture Gallery, London
2010 Friends and Founders Exhibition; Bigger
Picture Gallery, London
2009 Digital Explorers: Discovery, London
2008 Art of the 70s Touchstone Gallery,
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
1981 Gallerie Karl Flinker, Paris.
1978-92 Galleries Liliane Francois, Paris.
1978 Critics Choice Great Eastern Hotel,
1979 Waddington Galleries, Toronto
1978 English Realism, Waddington Galleries,
1977 Artists of Fame and Promise, Alpine
1975 Painters of Reality Mystery and
Imagination, Rochdale Art Gallery.
1974 British Watercolour Today, Rochdale Art
1973-78 Leicester Galleries, London
1973-78 Basle Arts Fair.
1973-78 Dusseldorf Arts Fair.
1973 Second Festival Exhibition, Rochdale Art
1972-73 Maltsahn Gallery, London.
1972 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition.
1972 5 Young Painters, Leicester Galleries,
1970-73 Piccadilly Gallery, London.
1970-71 Stowells Trophy Exhibition, Royal
1969 Pictures for Schools Royal Academy,