Nicholas John USHERWOOD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-06-04
Education Westminster, Courtauld Inst of Art London (BA)
Publications N/A
Recreations maps (new), music, poetry, new places (town and country), cricket, talking to painters
Clubs N/A
Style Nicholas Usherwood, Esq
Career lectr in art history Portsmouth and Wimbledon Colls of Art 1965-68, res under Sir Nikolaus Pevsner on Pelican History of Art 1966-68; Royal Acad of Arts: admin 1969-74 (admin Turner Bicentenary Exhibition 1974), exhibitions sec 1974-77; dep keeper i/c exhibitions and PR British Museum 1977-78; freelance writer, critic, lectr and exhibition organiser and curator 1978-; curator and cataloguer of exhibitions incl: David Inshaw (Brighton Gallery and Museum) 1978, Algernon Newton RA (Sheffield and Royal Acad of Arts) 1980, The Ruralists (Arnolfini Bristol and Camden Arts Centre) 1981, Tristram Hillier (Bradford and Royal Acad of Arts) 1983, Julian Trevelyan (Watermans Art Centre) 1985, Peter Blake - Commercial Art (Watermans Art Centre Brentford) 1986, Alfred Munnings 1878-1959 (Manchester City Art Galleries) 1986, Mass Observation (Watermans Art Centre Brentford) 1987, Richard Eurich War Paintings (Imperial War Museum) 1991, Sir Sidney Nolan 75th Birthday Retrospective (Terrace Gallery Harewood House) 1992, Richard Eurich Retrospective (Southampton Art Gallery) 1994, Sir Sidney Nolan (Agnews, London) 1997, Julian Trevelyan Retrospective (Royal Coll of Art) 1998, Feliks Topolski Collections 2001-02, Joash Woodrow Retrospective 2005, Discerning Eye 2005, Leonard McComb (Agnew's) 2006, Norman Adams Retrospective (Univ Art Gallery Newcastle-upon-Tyne) 2007; exhibitions organized: Athena Art Awards 1985-88, Images of Paradise 1989, New Generation (Bonhams London) 1990, Painting Today (Bonhams London) 1991, 1992 and 1993, Endangered Spaces (CPRE/Christies) 1996; regular contrib to: Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, Galleries (features ed 1998-); regular lectr at regnl art schs; Picker fell and critic in residence Kingston Poly (now Kingston Univ) 1990-91 and 1992-93, tstee Evelyn Williams Tst 1995-; memb: CNAA 1976-78, Int Assoc of Art Critics (sec Br section 1995-99, pres Br Section 2000-02); Chevalier Order of Leopold II of Belgium 1972
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER