Ashley Norman JACKSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-10-22
Education St Joseph's Singapore, Holyrood Barnsley, Barnsley Coll of Art
Books & Publications My Own Flesh and Blood (1981), The Artist's Notebook (1985), Ashley Jackson's World of Art 1 and 2 (1988), Painting in the Open Air (1992), A Brush With Ashley (1993), Painting the British Isles - a watercolourist's journey (1994), Ashley Jackson's Yorkshire Moors - a love affair (2000), 50 Golden Years with my Mistress and I - Yorkshire (2006), Ashley Jackson - an artist's life (biography by Chris Bond, 2010), My Yorkshire Sketchbook (2012)
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Ashley Jackson, Esq
Career artist; exhibited: RI, RBA, RWS, Britain in Watercolour, UA; one man shows: Upper Grosvenor Gallery, Mall Gallery, Christina Foyle Gallery, Spanish Inst of Culture, London, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Washington, Dallas, one-man exhibition in Huddersfield opened by HRH The Prince of Wales 1987, Huddersfield Art Gallery 1990, My Way - Art to the People (Rotherham Art Gallery) 1994, My Mistress and I - The Yorkshire Moors (touring) 1995, Here's to You, Dad (touring) 1995, From Yorkshire...with Love (touring) 1996, Earth, Wind and Fire (Salford Art Gallery) 1997, Twilight of the Twentieth Century (Cartwright Hall Bradford) 2000, Dawn's a New Day (Royal Armouries Leeds) 2000, Victoria Quarter Leeds 2002, Ashley Jackson's Yorkshire Moors: A Love Affair (Int Yorks Business Convention) 2003, Painting in the Open Air (Laing Gallery Newcastle) 2008, The Power and the Passion - Ashley Jackson's Yorkshire Love Affair (Mall Galleries) 2010 and (Temple Newsam) 2010-11; works in the collections of: MOD, RN, NCB, British Gas, NUM, NATO HQ Brussels (original of The Day the World Changed - September 11th 2001) late Harold Wilson, Edward Heath, John Major, Pres Bill Clinton, Rudi Giuliani, George Robertson (Rt Hon Lord Robertson of Port Ellen); train named Ashley Jackson - The Yorkshire Artist with carriages containing paintings 2010; own TV series on: Yorkshire TV (A Brush with Ashley 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2000, A View with Ashley 1997 and 1998, In A Different Light 2001), BBC1, Channel 4 and PBS in America; vice-pres Yorkshire Soc; Yorks Arts Personality of the Year 1996, Lifetime Achievement Award Yorks Awards 2006, Lifetime Achievement Award Huddersfield Examiner 2007, memb Hall of Fame Yorks Icons Award 2008, Yorks Man of the Year Dalesman Rural Award 2009; Freeman City of London 2005; hon doctorate Univ of Huddersfield 2013; FRSA 1964
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