About the artist

British painter and printmaker Stephen Chambers lives and works in London and Berlin. Chambers has won many scholarships and awards, including The Mark Rothko Memorial Trust Award. Besides his usual practice, Chambers has also collaborated on three dance projects with the Royal Ballet. Chambers’ most recent major project was The Court of Redonda, a large portrait series shown first during the 2017 Venice Biennale, and subsequently at The Heong Gallery at Downing College, Cambridge. Other exhibitions include The Big Country & Other Stories at the Pera Museum in Istanbul (2014) and The Big Country at the Royal Academy of Arts, London (2012). In 2015 he was awarded an Honorary Fellowship by Downing College, Cambridge University and in 2005 he was elected Royal Academician, Royal Academy of Arts, London. His work is held in many major national and international collections. He is a Trustee of both The Koestler Trust and The Bryan Robertson Trust.

selected works

Portrait of James Baldwin
2019
Portrait of Laskarina Bouboulina
2019
Portrait of Keir Hardie
2019
Portrait of Billy Paisley
2019
Portrait of Antoinette Nwandu
2019
Portrait of Frank Walter
2019

past exhibitions

Portrait of James Baldwin

201962.5 x 52.5 cm / 24 5/8 x 20 5/8 in

Portrait of Laskarina Bouboulina

2019Oil on Panel62.5 x 52.5 cm / 24 5/8 x 20 5/8 in

Portrait of Keir Hardie

2019Oil on Panel58 x 48 cm / 22 7/8 x 18 7/8 in

Portrait of Billy Paisley

2019Oil on Panel58 x 48 cm / 22 7/8 x 18 7/8 in

Portrait of Antoinette Nwandu

2019Oil on Panel58 x 48 cm / 22 7/8 x 18 7/8 in

Portrait of Frank Walter

2019Oil on Panel62.5 x 52.5 cm / 24 5/8 x 20 5/8 in