David Penhale

David Penhale: about


Born in Port Talbot, South Wales. Raised and educated in Fowey, Cornwall.
Experienced a late '60's Arts Education at the University of Warwick.
Worked in education and theatre, and as a touring professional musician.
Screen-printing at Falmouth Art School, further B.A (Hons.) in History of Fine Art,
M.A. in Arts Practice, Univ. of Warwick.
1990's - ran an Arts Faculty in the Cotswolds.
Returned to Cornwall to paint full-time 2002.
Based in North Cornwall.

Some solo/shared exhibitions:
Penzance Art Gallery
North Cornwall Museum & Gallery
Camelford Gallery
The Old Coach House Gallery, Great Missenden
Great Atlantic Gallery, Falmouth
Battersea Affordable Art Fair
Bristol Affordable Art Fair
Rock Road Gallery
St. Peter's Hall, Port Isaac
The Stour Gallery, Shipston, Warwickshire

Work currently on view:
Carina Haslam Art Gallery, Great Missenden
The Stour Gallery, Shipston, Warwickshire
Camelford Gallery, Cornwall

Hampstead Affordable Art Fair
with Carina Haslam Art - Nov 1st. - Nov 4th. 2012

Penwith Society of Arts
Cornwall Watercolour Society (Vice-chair)

Currently bass & vocals with 'The Gumbo Flyers' (cajun/zydeco dance band).
Also with own band, 'Stamping Ground', performing original nu-cornish country blues.

David Penhale