VASS, Andrew

1961 - 2015

Andrew Vass

Andrew Murray Vass, was born in London in 1961, son of Michael Vass and his wife Patricia née Thomson, who married at Uxbridge, London in 1960. Andrew studied at Cambridge College of Art and Technology 1978-1982 and went on to teach in the art department Ipswich School of Art at Suffolk College, Ipswich, proceeding to Suffolk New College and University Campus Suffolk 1992-1998. An artist in charcoal, oil, drypoint and watercolour and has lived and worked in Ipswich for a number of years and has exhibited at Ipswich Town Hall Galleries; Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury; Kettles Yard, Cambridge; North House Gallery, Manningtree; Chicago Art Fair; Jerwood Drawing Prize, London; Contemporary British Print, Shanghai and has had solo shows at Trumpington Gallery, Cambridge from 1982, Amalgam from 1990 and Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich 1998. He has work in the Nomura Bank and Ipswich Borough collections. He married at Cambridge in 1983, Karla F. Sage and had a home at Bay Cottage, The Street, Holbrook, Ipswich and later moved to 62 Elliott Street, Ipswich. He died at Ipswich on 11 June 2015.

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