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Michael the artist in front of a large frames seascape

Michael Bishop has worked and exhibited in London and New York and his paintings

are in many private collections worldwide.
His work was used for the London Tube poster 'Downtown to Soho' in 1996,

magazine covers such 'Science' as well as being featured in 'Vogue', The Observer'

and 'The Times'.

During his stay in  New York from 1990 until 1995, he illustrated a version of

Frances Hodsgon Burnett's 'The Secret Garden' for publishers Hugh Later Levin.

He paints mainly landscapes, urban landscapes and seascapes and lives in Worthing on the

South coast of England.

West Surrey College of Art & Design Foundation Course
Brighton Art College BA (Hons)

Always Look South – Francis Kyle Gallery, London
Hide and Seek – Francis Kyle Gallery, London
Mogul Empire – Francis Kyle Gallery, London
Mozart – Francis Kyle Gallery, London
Brown Study – Francis Kyle Gallery, London
The Forest – Francis Kyle Gallery, London

NEW YORK 1989-1995
The Gallery at The Lincoln Centre NYC with Francis Kyle Gallery
The Lublin Gallery, Spring Street, NYC
The Ambassador Gallery, Spring Street NYC
Illustration House Spring Street NYC

Commissioned by London Transport to design London Transport Tube poster

‘Downtown to Soho’ for their series Art on the Underground 1996

Thompsons Gallery, Dover Street London Summer Show 1997

Workhouse Gallery, Kings Road, London 1998

Courtyard Gallery, Selborne, Hants Summer Show 1999

The Affordable Art Fair (Courtyard Gallery) 2000

Coombs Contemporary Art, Tower Bridge Piazza, London 2001-02

CCA Gallery Fulham Rd, London 2000

Tin Drum, Brighton 2001

Society of Landscape Painters, Mall Galleries, London 2001
St David’s Hall, Cardiff 2002
Advocate Galleries, Wandsworth, London 2002
Highgate Fine Art, Highgate, London 2003
Highgate Fine Art, Highgate, London 2004
Southdown Gallery, Leigh, Kent 2005
Visions and Landscape, Charterhouse School Gallery, 2005
Highgate Fine Art, Highgate, London 2005
Highgate Fine Art, Highgate, London 2006
Medici Gallery, Cork Street, London Summer Exhibition 2007
Francis Kyle Gallery, London, Contemporary Artists from the West
Winter in Russia 2008
St Annes Gallery, Lewes, Summer Exhibition 2017
Project Gallery, Arundel, Summer Exhibition 2017
Participation in Winter Auction for Hepatitus C  charity ‘Art on a Postcard’ 2020

and the Ataxia charity auction 2021

Fairground, Glyndebourne Autumn 2022

Staged Nature, Glyndebourne Summer 2023

Summer Exhibition, David Linley London 2023

Currently showing at:
David Linley London
 (contact instagram @bloomsfieldart)

Glyndebourne Opera House 

Arundel Contemporary, Arundel

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