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AYRES, Gillian (<i>born</i> 1930), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AYRES, Gillian (born 1930), Painter

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 3 February, 1930.


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Gillian Ayres studied at Camberwell School of Art in London from 1946 to 1950. She taught at Bath Academy of Art (1959-1965), St Martin’s School of Art in London (1965-1968), and Winchester School of Art (1968-1981). She was made a member of the Royal Academy in 1991. She paints very colourful abstract compositions in a style reminiscent of

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