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Simon Davis - A Talk about Painting & Illustration 7- 9pm
Wed 7 June 2017, 19:00 – 21:00 BST
Simon Davis is both the illustrator of many celebrated comic book titles (including Judge Dredd) and an established professional portrait artist. He will talk about these two areas of his practice.
Simon was born in Warwickshire in 1968 and is known for his fully painted art work on Sinister Dexter, Black Siddha and Stone Island. He has storyboarded music videos and TV ads including Muse, Tori Amos and Barclaycard.
He is a painter of "contemporary figurative paintings" and portraits, mainly in oils and was elected Vice-President of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters in 2014. In 2008, Simon took 2nd Prize in the BP Portrait Award, NPG, London. He exhibits at the Red Rag Modern British Art Gallery in Stow and currently lives in London.