Ken Howard OBE RA is undoubtedly one of the most acclaimed artists of his generation with a successful career spanning more than 50 years. Ken was born in North London in 1932 and studied at the Royal College of Art . After several years teaching he decided to dedicate himself to painting full time. He now divides his time between his studios in Cornwall and London. He has earned numerous awards and appointments for his work. He is renowned for his preoccupation with the effect of light upon the subject such skills were handed down from such artists as Monet Whistler and Sargent. A constant source of inspiration is the human figure Ken is fascinated with the relationship between the figure and the space surrounding. Ken Howard has established a reputation as one of the most accomplished figurative artists of his generation. He is renowned for his remarkable draughtsmanship. Ken Howard is a member of the Royal Academy Royal Watercolour Society Royal West of England Academy and the new English Art Club. From these Ken has had a number of sell out exhibitions.