1955 - ?

Bawdsey, Suffolk

Peter J. McCarthy, was born at Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex on 30 August 1955, son of Donald John McCarthy and his wife Peggy Joyce née Steward, who married at Thurrock, Essex in 1950. Peter settled in Suffolk and although attending classes at Colchester School of Art and Suffolk College, Ipswich, was mostly self-taught. Peter is an artist in various media and his work includes still life, landscape, faces and figures. A member of the Ipswich Art Society and exhibited from 35 Orford Street, Ipswich in 1997 'Tulips in a Vase' and in 2006, two oils 'Solitary House' and 'Lilies in a Vase' and has also exhibited at White Space Gallery, London; Mall Galleries, London; Snape Maltings Gallery; Nevill Gallery, Canterbury; Clairmonte Gallery, Brighton; Regency Gallery, Cambridge; Look Gallery, Helmsley; Art Fair East, St Andrews Plain, Norwich; ArtSpace, Woodbridge, Suffolk; John Russell Gallery, Ipswich and elsewhere. Peter has had solo shows at John Russell Gallery, Ipswich and his work was accepted for The Discerning Eye Open Exhibition 2015 and Smiths Row Open Bury St Edmund's 2009-2015. His work is included in collections in Europe, Hong Kong and the USA.

Works by This Artist