'The Estuary by John Wonnacott

'The Estuary by John  Wonnacott
Date
23 May - 07 July 2019
Venue
Focal Point Gallery

Focal Point Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition of the work of British artist John Wonnacott, curated with Lynda Morris.

Having lived and worked from his studio in Southend-on-Sea for over 50 years, Wonnacott’s work captures a unique and introspective view of the changing landscape of the Thames Estuary. Bringing together a focused selection of both old and new work, the exhibition will be the artist's first solo presentation in his hometown.

This event is free and all are welcome.

About the artist:

John Wonnacott is a British painter. Wonnacott trained at the Slade School of Fine Art during 1958–63. He then moved to Southend-on-Sea, Essex, where he currently resides. His solo exhibitions include shows at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh (1986) and the National Portrait Gallery in London (2000). He has also had artworks exhibited at the Barbican Centre, the Royal Academy, and the Tate Gallery, all in London.