Cley Mill, Norfolk

Cley Mill, Norfolk II 36” X 48” Oil on Canvas


Two of Richard Colson's paintings have been selected in the Fresh Paint competition to be exhibited at Picton Castle July 1st - 29th 2017 Fresh Paint

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Haverfordwest SA62 4AS

Windmill, Burnham Overy Staithe, Norfolk 20” X 24” Oil on Canvas
Pink Azalea 16” X 22” Oil on Canvas

Featured artist on Rise Art

Richard Colson has a BA in Fine Art (Painting) from Goldsmiths' College.

He is a gallery artist at Aubergine Art, Wimbledon and the Jack House Gallery, Portsmouth

One man shows have been held at Theo Waddington Fine Art (1996) Solomon Gallery, Dublin (1997), the Headquarters of Royal Dutch Shell (2005) and the Palace of Westminster (2006). Examples of his work can be found in public collections such as the House of Commons, the House of Lords and Pearson Holdings. Paintings are also in the corporate collections of Royal Dutch Shell and Fasken Martineau LLP


2017 The City and the Country: Painting the Landscape Aubergine Art, Wimbledon
2016 The Land, the Sea and the Still-life Aubergine Art, Wimbledon
2016 Bondage, James Bond Group Show Art Below, South Place Hotel, Moorgate
2016 Queen Themed Art Below, Tabernacle, Notting Hill
2015 Fencers Jack House Gallery, Portsmouth
2013 - Featured Artist
2011 One man exhibition, Second Sight on the River River and Rowing Museum, Henley
2010 Two man exhibition Russell Gallery
2009 Three man exhibition Russell Gallery
2006 One man exhibition Palace of Westminster
2005 One man exhibition Royal Dutch Shell, Southbank


Two man exhibition

New Grafton Gallery
1997 One man exhibition Solomon Gallery, Dublin
1996 One man exhibition Theo Waddington Fine Art Ltd
1992 Daler-Rowney Prize London Group, Curve Gallery, Barbican

You can contact Richard at mail [at] richard [hyphen] colson [dot] co [dot] uk

More information about 2017 courses to be confirmed

Richard Colson is contributing a number of paintings to THE CITY AND THE COUNTRY: PAINTING THE LANDSCAPE at Aubergine Art, Wimbledon
1st - 31st March 2017

TEL: 020 8947 7838


Westminster II 16” X 20” Oil on Linen
The Mill, Horsey, Norfolk 14” X 10” Oil on Linen

Evening Sky, Elsing 10” X 12” Oil on Canvas
Hammersmith Pier 14” X 18” Oil on Board

BONDAGE - 'Bondage' Exhibition at South Place Hotel, Moorgate, London

'Bondage' is a James Bond themed art exhibition featuring the work of ten handpicked UK artists including Nasser Azam, Terry Arpino, Richard Colson, Miranda Donovan, Matt Farina, Nina Fowler, Rebecca Fontaine-Wolf, Carne Griffiths, James Mylne and Schoony. Dates of Exhibition: 2nd March - 13th April 2016 Venue: SPIES Society HQ, Le Chiffre, First Floor, South Place Hotel, 3 South Place, Moorgate, London EC2M 2AF. 4 small paintings in the Anonymous Art Sale in support of the Oli Bennett Charitable Trust
June 2015

Postcards were among the first 20 to be bought at RCA Secret 2015
rca secret 2015 richard colson

Exhibition of fencing pictures at the Jack House Gallery in Portsmouth in 2015

San Giorgio   Moor Hen Doge's Palace