Nigel Priddey

Nigel Priddey

Nigel was educated at Hammersmith College of Art and Building / Thames Polytechnic, London and is a member of the RBSA and the Chartered Society of Designers. He has regularly exhibited at the RBSA over the past forty years in many exhibitions, including group shows such as the Birmingham Watercolour Society and the Easel Club, and has exhibited widely, including at the following venues: The Mall Galleries, London Bankside Gallery, London The Guildhall, London ‘Illustration in Perspective’ at the National Graphic Design Exhibition National Exhibition Centre Dudley Museum and Art Gallery Stroud Festival Hanbury Hall Worcester Cathedral Quanhua Watercolour Gallery, Zhujiajiao, China Commissions and prizes: ‘Tollitt and Harvey’ painting prize winner RBSA 1997 ‘Highly Commended’ Laing Painting Competition 1998 ‘Priddey Prize’ winner RBSA 2004 RBSA Watercolour 1st Prize winner 2011 RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition 2012 Shanghai Zhujiajiao International Watercolour Biennial 2012 Painting commissioned by the Birmingham and Midland Institute and presented to HRH Duke of Edinburgh 2005 Nigel has work in many collections in the UK, USA, Europe and Japan and has prepared drawings and illustrations for the UK Government and for numerous architects and designers, and has also undertaken many commissions for private clients. He has close associations with several notable art societies and is past vice-president of The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists and past president of the Easel Club.