Artist biography

Ian STEPHENSON b. 1934

Abstract painter. Born 11 January 1934 at Browney, near Meadowfield, County Durham. Studied at the Department of Fine Art, King's College, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1951–6. Awarded a Boise Travelling Scholarship to Italy 1958. First one-man exhibition at the New Vision Centre 1958. Gulbenkian Foundation Purchase Award 1960. Has taught part-time at Chelsea School of Art since 1959.

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