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Alexander Weatherson

(1930-), Artist and teacher

Sitter in 6 portraits
Born in Nottinghamshire, Alexander Weatherson finished his art education in London at the Royal Academy Schools and the Courtauld Institute. Victor Musgrave represented Weatherson at Gallery One from 1955, giving him his first solo exhibition in February 1958. His paintings, collage and mixed media works were often influenced by music. Weatherson exhibited at the Institute of Contemporary Arts (1964) and the Arts Spectrum at Alexandra Palace (1971) where he was photographed by Ida Kar's pupil John Couzins. From 1968 until 1991 he was Principal lecturer in Fine Art at Leeds Polytechnic/Leeds Metropolitan University.

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Alexander Weatherson, by Ida Kar - NPG x132966

Alexander Weatherson

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1958
NPG x132966

Alexander Weatherson, by Ida Kar - NPG x134848

Alexander Weatherson

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1958
NPG x134848

Alexander Weatherson, by Ida Kar - NPG x134849

Alexander Weatherson

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1958
NPG x134849

Alexander Weatherson, by Ida Kar - NPG x134850

Alexander Weatherson

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1960
NPG x134850

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