Simon Chambers - 2019
Simon Chambers studied postgraduate life painting at the Slade School of Fine Art from 1992 to 1994. There he was taught by Norman Norris, Myles Murphy and Euan Uglow.
Prior to that he studied painting and life painting at Herts College of Art and Design, Norwich School of Art and Byam Shaw School of Art. In recent years he studied for an MA in Hyperfictions; Interactive Digital Media.
During these times he was awarded the Boise Travel Scholarship; Spain; University College London, Aeneas Award; Italy. Royal Academy of Arts and The Worshipful Company of Painter Stainers; Postgraduate Bursary in Painting.
After graduating from UCL he qualified as a teacher and has taught and led courses in Further and Higher Education. His current role is as Co Course Leader in Foundation Art and Design.
He is a practising artist and is currently Artist in Residence at Ayot St Lawrence, Hertfordshire exploring the theme of Et In Arcadia Ego.