About Richard Thorpe

Born South Africa 20 July 1956 Attended St Andrew's Grahamstown, then St Alban's Pretoria before moving to England in 1971 Attended St John's Leatherhead for O and A levels 1974-5: Art foundation course, Northampton School of Art 1975-9 BA Fine Art, Reading University 1980-1 MA Fine Art Cyprus College of Art, Paphos 1983-2008 worked for First Class Ltd 2008-11 moved to Haccombe, full-time painter June 2011 took over Madryn Studio, Combeinteignhead