John Sweeney

jred7@hotmail.com


Born Tangier, Morocco (French mother, English father).
Relocated to the UK in 1965, aged 7
After having completed a foundation course at Walsall School of Art, he studied the craft of painting and drawing at Epsom School of Art and Design (1979 – 82), under Peter Peterson.
A committed figurative painter, John has been a member of the East Croydon Art Society, and Reigate Society of Artists. In 2019, he joined the East Kent Society of Artists. His work has sold in the UK, in America and in Hong Kong.

Exhibitions

Mall Galleries – the New English and the RBA Societies’
Open Exhibitions from the late 1970s onwards.
RA Summer Shows (London).
The Birmingham Society of Artists, 2008.
The Neville Galleries, Canterbury 2010/11.
St.Ives Society of Artists, Cornwall, Spring and Summer Shows 2017/18/19.
Joint Exhibitions with Peter Peterson, Falmouth 2018 and St.Ives 2019.