Julia Hamilton

Photography by Ansell Cizic

Julia holds a BA Hons and MA in Fine Art Painting from The City and Guilds School of Art London.  She also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Printmaking from Central St Martins and did her first Degree in English and Fine Art at Exeter University.   She has taught printmaking at The Mary Ward Centre, an art teacher at Trevor Roberts School, Belsize Park, London as well as being a private tutor. 

She has exhibited in the United Kingdom as well as Internationally and her work is held in private collections.  She has exhibited for many years at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition being selected by Eileen Cooper RA and Gus Cummings RA.  She has had a One Woman Show at The Arts Club in Dover St, London.  Group Exhibitions have included work shown with Flowers – Small is Beautiful, Terrace, Transition Gallery, APT Creekside, Sim Smith, Sarah O’Kane Contemporary, Long & Ryle, Linden Hall Studio Gallery, The Freud Museum and The London Art Fair amongst others.

She belongs to the Guild of The Painters-Stainers in the City of London and she is also a Freeman of the City of London.  Julia is a member of The Chelsea Arts Club and The Royal Academicians Room at The Royal Academy.

Prizes include ‘Best in Show’ from Sir Peter Blake at the Originals Print Show at The Mall Galleries for her 8ft Collograph of a Wedding Dress and the Fishmonger’s Prize for her print work at City & Guilds School of Art. Her work is on permanent display in the C20th Room at The Geffrye Museum, London.

Education

2019
Royal Drawing School, Shoreditch
Three months intensive term

2015 – 18
Turps Correspondence Course

2010 – 12
City and Guilds School of Art
MA Fine Arts

2005 – 08
Mary Ward Centre
Diploma in Counselling and Psycotherapy
BACP approved course

1999 – 2002
City and Guilds School of Art
BA (Hons) Fine Art Painting

1993 – 95
Central St. Martins
Post Grad. Diploma Printmaking

1980 – 83
Exeter University
BA (Hons) English and Fine Art

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