Copyright Beverley Waller 2016
07748 154999 Teddington, Middlesex, England
Tony Merrick was born in Castleford, West Yorkshire in 1948. His first class degree in Fine Art was at Hull College of Art going on to Chelsea School of Art, where he gained a Higher Diploma. His early work was large abstract paintings but his more recent work could be described as loose figurative.
He exhibits regularly in England, Ireland and France where he has a studio in Languedoc. Past exhibitions include the Hawker Gallery, Amersham and the Red Leaf Gallery, Tunbridge Wells and in open exhibitions with the Royal institute of Oil Painters, the New English Art Club and the Pastel Society. He is an elected Provisional member of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and an Associate member of the R.O.I.
He is a regular exhibitor and demonstrator at Art in Action, Oxon and at Pear Tree Farm Art Centre, Derbyshire.