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Norwich School


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John Crome (1768—1821) painter and etcher

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BROWN, Christopher David (born 1944), Headmaster, Norwich School, 1984–2002

STIBBE, Philip Godfrey (1921 - 1997), Head Master of Norwich School, 1975–84

WADDAMS, Catherine Mary (born 1948), Professor, Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia, since 2000

FRENNEAUX, Michael Paul (born 1957), Dean, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, since 2015

GRIFFITHS, Steffan Daniel Anderson (born 1972), Head Master, Norwich School, since 2011

WALES, Geoffrey (1912 - 1990), wood engraver; Lecturer, Norwich School of Art, 1953–77

MIDDLEDITCH, Edward (1923 - 1987), painter; Head of Fine Art Department, Norwich School of Art, since 1964

BELL, James Allen (died 1934), Chairman Norwich Diocesan SPG Committee since 1919; Chairman Local Committee of the Norwich High School (GPDS Trust) since 1922; Chairman Clerical Assistance. Maintenance and Pensions Committee of Norwich Diocesan Board of Finance since 1926

URWIN, Lindsay Goodall (born 1956), Rector, Christ Church, Brunswick, since 2015; Bishop with responsibility for the care of Anglican Schools, Diocese of Melbourne, since 2015; Hon. Assistant Bishop of Norwich, since 2009

Exploring the Concept of Recovery from the Perspective of People with Mental Health Problems, K. Warren, Norwich School of Social Work and Psychosocial Studies, University of East Anglia, 2003, pp. 56, ISBN 1 85784 097 6, £7.50

GALE, Michael Denis (1943 - 2009), John Innes Professor, University of East Anglia, 2000–03, then Professorial Fellow, School of Biological Sciences; Associate Research Director, John Innes Centre, Norwich, 1994–98, 1999–2003, then John Innes Foundation Emeritus Fellow (Research Director, 1999)

BENNET-CLARK, Thomas Archibald (1903 - 1975), Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of East Anglia, Norwich, since 1967 (Professor of Biology and Dean of School of Biological Sciences, 1962–67); Fellow of King’s College, University of London

 

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A group of English landscape painters associated with the Norwich Society of Artists, which was founded in 1803. It held annual exhibitions in 1805–25 and again in 1828–33 after it had been reformed as the Norfolk and Suffolk Institution for the Promotion of the Fine Arts—the first instance of a provincial institution holding regular exhibitions. John Crome was a founder member and became president in 1808; when he died in 1821, Cotman took over the role. The Norwich artists, who included amateurs as well as professionals, consisted almost entirely of landscape painters in oil and watercolour; they concentrated on local scenery and often sketched out of doors, but they also found inspiration in 17th-century Dutch painting. Although the heyday of the Norwich School ended with the demise of the annual exhibitions in 1833, the term is often extended to cover artists of the area working in a similar spirit up to the 1880s. James Stark (1794–1859) is probably the best-known representative of the later generation.

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