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Colin Self

 (born 1941)
Colin Self is active/lives in United Kingdom.  Colin Self is known for painting, sculpture, drawing, prints.

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Colin Self


Colin Self (b. 1941)

English draughtsman, print maker, sculptor and painter.

He studied first at Norwich Art School, where he was much impressed by Michael Andrews, with whom he remained friends.  In 1961 he entered the Slade School of Fine Arts in London, where he remained until 1963 despite the vilification that he received for his work from those around him; the visits and encouragement he received at this time from two older artists, David Hockney and Peter Blake, gave him the confidence to continue concentrating on the production of small drawings and collages of great intensity.  One of his rare large paintings, Two Waiting Women and B-58 Nuclear Bomber (oil on board, 1.22×1.82 m, 1963; London,   ...  Displaying 750 of 4092 characters.



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About  Colin Self

Born:  1941
Known for:  painting, sculpture, drawing, prints