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ABOUT

London-based painter Lewis Hazelwood-Horner’s work is concerned with the craft of the artist’s practice. The paint is generously applied to the canvas but in using the primed surface as a pallet, little is left to waste. This results into thick textured paintings. He has approached the theme of London based crafts with bravura, showing key influences from 20th century painters like Sorolla and Zorn.

He was honoured to be awarded the prestigious Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2016 and the Visitors Choice Award with the painting Salt in Tea. This painting was then exhibited at the Palazzo di Strozzi in Florence, Italy alongside Picasso and Kandinsky amongst others.

As part of the prize he presented a solo exhibition centered around Beer and Guns at the Mall Galleries.

Most recently Lewis has become a member of the Royal Society of British Artists.

Awards & Grants

2017       Highly Commended De Laszlo Medal for Excellence to be awarded to                    an artist under 35 for the best work from life

2017       Member of the Royal Society of British Artists

2016       Columbia Threadneedle Prize & Visitors Choice Award

2015       Jameson Work Bursary

2011       The Marianne VonWerther Memorial Award/Rome Scholarship

2010       Scholarship from the Royal Society of British Artists

2009       The Jack Petchy Award for contribution of art to London Borough of                      Barnet

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Education

2012        London Atelier of Representational Art

2010        Byam Shaw school of Art