MICHAEL GRIFFITHS (born
Oil Painting on Canvas. 30 ¼” x 30 ¼”
(768 x 768mm).
Signed & dated March 88 on
Prov: Originally exhibited Thumb
Griffiths studied at Brighton Polytechnic from 1973 to 1976 after which he
studied for a post-grad diploma in printmaking from 1976 to 1977. He was elected Member of the Newlyn Society
of Artists in 1999 and a Member of the Royal Society of Painter Etchers and
Engravers in 2001. He has shown in
numerous exhibitions including one-man shows in Bournemouth, Winchester, Brighton, Chichester, London, Southampton and the Isle of Wight.
He has also shown in group exhibitions throughout the UK and in Spain, Germany, Holland, Bulgaria and Yugoslavia. His work is held in the collections
of The Victoria and Albert Museum; The University of Kent; Wiltshire
Education Authority; London Borough of Tower Hamlets; Varna Print Biennale, Bulgaria; South East Arts and Selskapet Kunst
Pa Arbeidsplassen, Norway.
Prizes and awards include the Curwen Chilford printmaking prize and
Barcham Green Printmaking Competition, South East Arts Prizewinner.