BIOGRAPHY

Leigh Glover studied at Oxford Brookes University and Heatherley’s School of Fine Art, London. Glover’s work has been in the exhibitions of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters (2008), Royal Society of Portrait Painters (2009), Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize (2010), BP Portrait Award (2011) and the ING Discerning Eye Exhibiton (2014).

 

Awards

2011, Show Prize, Friends of Holland Park Art Exhibition, London

2008, Windsor & Newton Young Artist Finalist, Royal Inst. of Oil Painters, London

2007, Portrait Diploma Prize, Heatherley’s School of Fine Art, London

2005, Young Artist of the Year, Runner Up, Society of All Artists

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013, Leigh Glover at home, Kensington & Fulham Open Studios, London

2011, From the Air, Department of Coffee and Social Affairs, London

 

Group Exhibitions

2014, ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, London

2013, Throw Those Curtains Wide, London

2012, FACK I, Kensington & Chelsea College, London

2012, Art Below, Regents Park Tube, London

2012, Airspace, University of Suffolk, Ipswich

2012, Space Art Life, Brick Lane Gallery Annexe, London

2012, Young Masters Fundraising Exhibition, London

2011, Mock I, Bankside Gallery, London

2011, BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

2010, Lynn Painter-Stainers Painting Prize, London

2010, Runnymede Gallery, Old Windsor

2009, Windsor Contemporary Art Fair, Windsor

2009, Untitled Artist Fair, The Chelsea Town Hall, London

2009, The Royal Society of Portrait Painters, London

2007, Royal Institute of Oil Painters, London

2007, Affordable Art Fair Battersea, Oakham Galleries, London

 

Collections

Windsor Museum & Library, Royal Borough of Windsor

Private collections in Australia, France, Germany, New Zealand, Switzerland, UK & USA.

 

Publications

The Moth, arts and literature, Issue 5 Summer 2011

Poetry in (e)motion the Illustrated Words of Scroobius Pip, Titan Books, 2010

 

Qualifications

2007, Diploma in Portrait Painting, Heatherley’s School of Fine Art

2002, BSc (Hons) Mapping and Cartography, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford