1957 - ?

Gwen Joy and Bob Royston

Gwen Joy Royston, studied at Chelsea School of Art 1976-1979 gaining a B.A. (hons.) in Fine Art proceeding to an M.A. Fine Art 1980-1981. Part-time lecturer at Canterbury College of Art 1980-1981 and visiting lecturer at Goldsmithsí College, London and Ravensbourne College of Art, Bromley, Kent. Assistant Art Director at Framlingham College, Suffolk 1981-1986, part-time lecturer at Suffolk College of Higher Education, Ipswich 1988-1989, she then moved to France where she painted in the Pyrennes 1992-2001. After four years as a part-time art teacher at Wycliffe College, Gloucestershire she returned to live and work in France later in Barcelona and London 2005-2012. Gwen had solo exhibitions at The Minories, Colchester and Peterborough Art Centre; The Pike Gallery, London; Martha Stevens Gallery, Suffolk; Gallery of Modern Art, Wandsworth; The Wall Place Gallery, Conwy, Wales; Felsterbo Konsthall, Sweden; Wycliffe College, Gloucester; City Inn Hotel, Westminster; the Menier Gallery, London and Manuela Talaveranco Gallery, Seville, Spain plus many group exhibitions including Ipswich, Bury St Edmundís, Halesworth and Norwich. She has also exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Show 1980-1990 and at John Moores, Liverpool. She married in France, artist Robert Royston and they had a daughter, Abigail.

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