Ann Kilvington

“For me, life began in the 1960’s when I hit art school. It was like a rocket from the blue!”

Born in Sunderland, Co. Durham.

Lived in London and Norfolk until 1999.

Lives in Yorkshire and London.

1960-64                York School of Art

1964-67                Royal Academy Schools


1966-67                 David Murray Landscape Scholarship

                                Landseer Scholarship

1965                       Royal Academy Silver Medal for Drawing

                                Royal Academy Silver Medal for Painting


1967-79                 Regularly shown work in RA Summer Exhibitions

1975                       Battersea Arts Centre

1979                       Elected Member Royal Society of British Artists

1979                       South London Art Gallery

1980                       Scribes, London

1980                       Solo Show, Holsworthy Gallery, London

1981                       Bath Festival of Contemporary Art

1981                       Camden Arts Centre, London

1981                       Wells Centre, Norfolk

1982                       Woodlands Art Gallery, Greenwich

1982                       Art For Collectors, Hill Samuel, St. James

1982                       Browse & Darby

1982                       Merryfields Studio, Hampstead

1982-99               Appointed Lecturer in Printmaking, Putney School of Art

1983                       Art for Offices

1983-98                Mixed Shows, Putney School of Art

1998                       Zillah Bell Gallery, North Yorkshire

2002                       Northumbria University Gallery, Small Picture Show

2003                       Solo Show, Zillah Bell Gallery

2005                       RASA Group Show, York University

2005                       RASA Group Show, North Light Gallery, Huddersfield

2007                       Moods of Yorkshire, Kentmere House Gallery, York

2008                       RASA Group Show, St. Peter’s School, York

2008                       The Watercolour Show, RAC Club, Pall Mall

2009                       Zillah Bell Gallery, North & South Light

                                 Judith Gardner, David Winfield and Ann Kilvington

2011                       Solo Show, Zillah Bell Gallery, Putting on the Ritz

                                Artist in Residence, Ritz Cinema

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