Francis Hewlett – Notre Dame Paintings (1st Floor Gallery)

1930                            Born, Bristol
1948-52                      West of England College of Art, Bristol

1953                            Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris

1953-55                       Slade School of Fine Art, London

1957-60                       Joined staff of Falmouth School of Art

1960-81                      Head of Painting, Falmouth School of Art

1968-75                  Worked in Ceramics, mainly large scale sculptures

1977-78                  Gregynog Arts Fellow, Gregynog Hall, University of Wales

1981-2009              Painting, mainly Bristol Empire & Notre Dame series


Selected Exhibitions

1980                       Francis Hewlett-Ceramics & Paintings, Spacex Gallery, Exeter

1993                       Francis Hewlett – The Empire, Bristol, Browse & Darby, London

1997                       Six Academicians, RWA, Bristol

2000                       Francis Hewlett, A Retrospective – Work from 1991-2000,

Falmouth Art Gallery

2010                       Francis Hewlett ? Notre Dame, Browse & Darby, London


Public Collections

Duisberg, Germany

Falmouth Art Gallery

Gregynog Hall, University of Wales

Leicester Museum

National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
Plymouth City Art Gallery
Portsmouth City Gallery
Southampton Museum & Art Gallery
Truro City Museum & Art Gallery
Ulster Museum, Belfast