Artist biography

Antony DONALDSON b. 1939

Painter of popular imagery derived from advertisements and magazines. Born 2 September 1939 at Godalming, Surrey. Studied at the Regent Street Polytechnic 1957–8 and at the Slade School 1958–62; University of London Postgraduateship in Fine Art 1962–3. Exhibited with the Young Contemporaries 1958–62 and the London Group from 1960; first one-man exhibition at the Rowan Gallery 1963. Joined the teaching staff of the Chelsea School of Art 1962. Awarded Second Prize in the John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 1963.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I