From 9th March 2017 a number of our paintings will be on display at the Hadrian Hotel, Wall, Hexham to view and purchase.
Howard Barron (1900 - 1991)
went to Australia where he studied art with Will Ashton 1928-1949. His work is widely represented in many Australian collections,
including the Imperial War Museum in Canberra. When he returned to the UK, he studied with Robin Guthrie and Ralph Middleton Todd at City and Guilds Art School, 1950-1951, and exhibited at the Royal Institute of Oil Painters, The Fine Art Society, and St Ives Society
of Artists of which he was a member. Following the Second World War, he was commissioned to paint two portraits of Sir Winston
Churchill. He lived for many years at Copthorne, Sussex.