Peter Livesey

peterlivesey@hotmail.com

www.peterliveseyart.co.uk

Curriculum Vitae

2015 Invitation to exhibit and paint with MAHL Angela Malone, John Hughes and Paul Gadenne for the Hanami Spring Blossom Festival at the National Fruit Collection Brogdale.
2014 Parallax International Art Fair in Chelsea Town Hall. One of the top sellers.
Invited to exhibit at the ARTIFACT Gallery in Lower East Side New York.
Commission from UK and Turkey.
Entry for the Threadneedle Prize: Figurative Art Today. Mall Galleries in London.
MAHL Exhibition with Angela Malone, Paul Gadenne and John Hughes.
2013 Competition Entry accepted at the Royal Watercolour Society.
Competition Entry for the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour 2 accepted.
Featured with Tracy Emin in an article in The Canterbury Index Magazine entitled East Kent Art Scene.
Featured in an article by Gemma Dunn in the inside Kent Magazine entitled Creative Kent: Kent’s most talented artists.
Commissions from the UK and Sweden.
Invited to join the new Kent Culture website
www.peter-livesey.kentculture.co.uk

2012 Invited by the Dean and Chapter to present 2 paintings for consideration as leaving presents for Rowan Williams Archbishop of Canterbury
Website created www.peterliveseyart.co.uk
Usual Commissions for prints from the Cathedral Enterprises
Commission for use of image of Canterbury Cathedral: “A light shining in the darkness” for a Christmas card for MEP Richard Ashworth
Competition Entry accepted at the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour
Competition Entry accepted at the Royal Watercolour Society
Commissions from the UK, USA, New Zealand and Australia
Invited to join a shared Exhibition “MAHL” with Angela Malone, Tom Ashworth & John Hughes planned for the Horsebridge Gallery, Whitstable in July.
Exhibition of EKAS in June
Second application for ARWS, unsuccessful
Invited to present a talk about my work in Canterbury
Invited to submit work to the Agora Gallery, Chelsea, New York
Donated work for auction at the St Nicholas Charity. Entry in Kent Life
2011 Royal Watercolour Society Open Competition – two works exhibited
First Application for ARWS unsuccessful
Painting of Canterbury Cathedral commissioned for a biography of the American Artist Maxfield Parrish by Lois Harris, Washington DC
Two paintings of King’s School Canterbury celebrating the Royal Wedding in April 2011. Both sold for £1000 each
Several prints of one of the originals sold at King’s School.
Commissioned by the Headmaster of King’s School to paint a picture of the Cathedral from the Green Court.
Solo Exhibition at Cathedral Enterprises in October
Commissions from Cossington House Surgery
Solo Exhibition for St Nicholas Charity, Archbishop’s Palace Canterbury in December
2010 Commissioned to design:- 2010 Calendar for the Cathedral went into 2 print runs.
Easter Card for the Cathedral 2010. All sold out
Original Design for Easter Card presented to the Dean
Invited to paint a watercolour for St Nicholas Charity Auction
Requested to design Easter Card for 2011
Commissioned to design Cathedral Christmas card 2010
Commissioned to draw a cartoon for Andrea Russo, Events Director for Save the Children, to celebrate 50 years in UK
Programme Design for Save the Children Concert- Freddy Kempf
Exhibited at Craft and Design Fair Easter 2010 Kent College. Excellent sales.
Society for All Artists – Artist of the Year Competition -Awarded Diploma of Commendation
Article about the artist in Kent Life Magazine November Edition.
2009 Commissioned to design Christmas card for the Cathedral – became a best seller
Commissioned to draw further cartoons for presentations
Requested to paint a watercolour for St Nicholas Charity Auction. A print was also auctioned
Solo exhibition at Cathedral Enterprises. Many sales at prices ranging between £250-£950
Commissioned to exhibit prints at the Cathedral Enterprises
Commissioned to draw cartoons for several events
Programme Design for Save the Children Concert- Jennifer Pike
Exhibition Stall at Save the Children Concert
2007 Programme Design for Save the Children- Benjamin Grosvenor
Commissioned to draw a Cartoon to be presented to Ben Grosvenor
Exhibition Stall at Save the Children Concert
Artist in Residence to Canterbury Branch of Save the Children
2006 Treasurer East Kent Art Society
2005 Elected to East Kent Art Society
1996 Illustrations for “GP Consultations: A Registrar’s Guide” – Butterworth Heinemann
1994 Started to concentrate mainly on watercolour painting
1990 Commissioned to draw cartoons for Conference on Anaesthetics- the benefits in the use of Emla Cream
1986 Illustrations for Medical Text Book “Partners in Care” Heinemann Medical.

Exhibitions:
1995-2012 EKAS Annual Exhibitions Canterbury Museum
2007 Solo at Save the Children Concert- Benjamin Grosvenor
2008 Solo at Save the Children Concert - Jennifer Pike
2009 Solo at Cathedral Enterprises
2010 Solo at Craft & Design Canterbury
SAA Islington Business Design Centre Diploma
2011 RWS Open Competition two works exhibited
Solo at Cathedral Enterprises
Solo for St Nicholas Charity Archbishop’s Palace, Canterbury
2012 RWS Open Competition one work accepted
RI Open Competition one work accepted
Invited to Exhibition with Angela Malone, Tom Ashworth & John Hughes – “MAHL” Horsebridge Gallery Whitstable, June
EKAS Exhibition Whitstable July
2013 Royal Watercolour Society Open Competition: work sold
Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, Mall Galleries in London:
Work sold
2014 Parallax International Art Fair, Chelsea Town Hall : a top seller
Entry for the Treadneedle Prize; Figurative Art Today, Mall Galleries, London
MAHL Exhibition with Angela Malone, Paul Gadenne, & John Hughes
2015 Invitation to paint and exhibit with MAHL- Angela Malone, Paul Gadenne and John Hughes at the Hanami Spring Blossom Festival Brogdale National Fruit Collection


Works in Private Collections: UK, USA, Germany, Switzerland, France,