WEBB, Mary

1939 - ?

Mary Webb

Mary A. Webb was born in London in 1939. She studied at the fine art department of the University of Newcastle 1958-1963, under Victor Pasmore (1908-1998) and Richard Hamilton (1922-2011), gaining a Hatton Scholarship 1962-1963 and a B.A. (hons) degree, then taking a postgraduate course at Chelsea School of Art. Head of pre-diploma studies at Harrogate School of Art 1964-1966 and a part-time lecturer in painting at Norwich School of Art 1966-1973 and a senior lecturer 1973-1990. During the 1960s Webb met Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979) in Paris and cites her as an influence and her paintings and prints are consistently square in shape and exist as an arrangement of vivid squares and rectangles. Mary won the Northern Arts Print Award 1970 and 1984, Eastern Arts Award 1991, Eastern Arts Award for travel and research in Portugal 2004 and Arts Council Award for travel and research in Italy. Mary has had several solo exhibitions including at Hales Gallery, London; Chelsea Arts Club; The Cut Halesworth; Fermoy Art Gallery, Kings Lynn; Mace Ltd, Shoreditch, London with mixed exhibitions including at Hatton Gallery, University of Newcastle; Martha Stevens Gallery, Suffolk; Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, UEA, Norwich and at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition as well as showing in the provinces and abroad. She lived and worked at Watson's Farm, Cratfield Road, Fressingfield, Suffolk.
Website: https://marywebb.co.uk

Royal Academy Exhibits
from Watsons Farm, Cratfield Road, Fressingfield, Suffolk
1990 214 Crete 1 silkscreen
1991 160 Crete V silkscreen
1997 81 Russian III silkscreen
82 Brown, Green, Yellow and Blue silkscreen
1999 882 Russian X - silkscreen
         883 Russian VIII - silkscreen
2000 545 San Luis II - silkscreen
         546 San Luis III - silkscreen
2001 815 Milfoners III - silkscreen
2002 100 San Luis IX - silkscreen
2003 894 Sans Lois IX - oil
2004 92 Mil Fonteses II - silkscreen
2005 330 Sienna II - silkscreen
2007 304 Sienna III - silkscreen
2012 346 Utah - silkscreen

Works by This Artist