Eric SHANES

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-10-21
Education Whittingehame Coll Brighton, Regent Street Poly Sch of Art, Chelsea Sch of Art (DipAD)
Books & Publications
Recreations music appreciation, swimming
Clubs N/A
Style Eric Shanes, Esq
Career author, journalist and artist; classical music critic Daily Mail 1988-89, numerous contribs to Burlington Magazine, Apollo, and Modern Painters jls; fndr ed: Turner Studies, Art Book Review; lectr: Chelsea Sch of Art (pt/t) 1966-88, Dept of Art History Univ of Cambridge, Royal Coll of Music; lecture tours: N America 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986 and 2002, Switzerland 1987, Malaysia 1988; Br Cncl Cultural Exchange award as official visitor: Romania 1982, Czechoslovakia 1984; Yorkshire Post Art Book award 1979; vice-pres Turner Soc 1994- (chm 1988-94 and 2000-); awarded Nuclear Electric scholarship 1995 (to research and exhibit Turner's Colour-Beginnings at Tate Gallery 1997); fndr chm Save Acton Swimming Baths campaign; >ir< numerous studio shows of paintings and prints; Splinter Gallery London 1992, Wall-to-Wall Gallery London 2004; guest exhibition curator: J M W Turner - the Foundations of Genius (Taft Museum Cincinnati) 1986, Masterpieces of English Watercolour from the Hickman Bacon Collection and the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge (touring Japan) 1990-91, Turner's Watercolour Explorations (Tate Gallery) 1997, Turner in 1066 Country (Hastings Art Gallery) 1998, J M W Turner: The Great Watercolours (Royal Acad of Arts London) 2000-01, The Golden Age of Watercolours: The Hickman Bacon Collection (Dulwich Picture Gallery) 2001-02, Yale Center for British Art 2002, Winslow Homer, Poet of the Sea (Dulwich Picture Gallery) 2006
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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