Tom Wood(1955-), Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist of 3 portraits
Yorkshire-based artist, known for his imaginative and allusive abstract and figurative work; his one-man show at Dean Clough Contemporary Art, Halifax in 1987 gave rise to a number of portraits of HRH Prince Charles, shown two years later; he won second prize in the National Portrait Gallery's John Player Portrait Award in 1985, and has undertaken numerous commissions, including a poster for London Transport.
Watch a film clip on the artist recorded for the Gallery in the Media section below
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