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...............Wildlife Art Expo 2008 ( In aid of Cheshire Wildlife Trust) October 2008  -  Bonhams Auctioneers, Christleton Road, Chester  CH3 5TD

Chris Shields - Overall Winner with his painting  Blue Kingfisher Green Water

Acrylic painting by wildlife artist Chris Shields

  Blue Kingfisher Green Water  by Chris Shields -  Also selected & short-listed for Wildlife Artist of the year Exhibition 2008


Chris Shields Exhibitions & Biography:

 

2009 - Interview on Manchester's Channel M TV arts program - Zeitgeist Online. Link

2009 - Animal Earth Exhibition
Willington Hall, Willington, Tarporley, Cheshire UK

 

2009 - NEWA annual exhibition. Burton, Wirral Cheshire. Exhibit ‘Black-faced Spoonbill – Commended.

 

2009- Wildlife Artist of the Year Exhibition. The Mall Galleries London

Short-listed into the final 25

 

2009 – Insect illustration course (Painting Pollinators )and exhibition at Field Studies Council, Shropshire UK

 

2008 - Wildlife Art Expo. Bonhams Auctioneers, Christleton Road, Chester UK

Chris Shields - Overall Winner 

 

2008 - Painting Pollinators, Exhibition & Insect Illustration Course.  The Field Studies Council, Shropshire.

 

2008 - Wildlife Artist of the Year Exhibition. The Mall Galleries London

 

2007 - Manchester Tango. Tango Argentino Demonstration and Display of Tango Paintings, Urbis, Cathedral Gardens, Manchester UK.

 

2006 - BBC's On line Art Exhibition 'Radio and the Artist'.

 

2006 - A Small Display of Tango Paintings.  Instituto Cervates, Manchester

UK.

 

2006 - One-Man Show. Shanghai Stock Exchange Club, Shanghai Stock Exchange building, Pudong

 

2005 - Shanghai International Art Fair

 

2005 - First one-man show in China, ‘West meets East’ The Art House,

 Suzhou Creek Shanghai

 

2002 - Northern Exhibition of Wildlife Artists exhibition, Liverpool.

 

2001 - Northern Exhibition of Wildlife Artists exhibition, Liverpool.

 

2001 - ‘The Trees of Time & Place’ painting exhibited in National Gallery London.

 

2000 - Northern Exhibition of Wildlife Artists exhibition, Liverpool.

 

1999 - Stockport Art Gallery Open Exhibition, Stockport UK

 

1998 - Northern Exhibition of Wildlife Artists exhibition, Liverpool.

 

1997 - Northern Exhibition of Wildlife Artists exhibition, Liverpool.

 

1995 - One-man Show. Hale Picture Gallery, Altrincham, Cheshire UK

 

1994 - One-Man Show 'The four seasons' Hale Library, Altrincham, Cheshire

UK

 

1992 - Northern Exhibition of Wildlife Artists exhibition, Liverpool.

 

1991 - One-man show. Stockport Municipal Art Gallery. North West England.

 

1991 - Yorkshire Artists Exhibition. Kings Hall & Winter Gardens, Ilkley, Yorkshire, UK

 

1990 - The Art Materials Exhibition. Business Design Centre, Upper Street, London, UK

 

1990 - British Watercolour Society Christmas Exhibition, Kings Hall & Winter Gardens, Ilkley, Yorkshire, UK

 

1990 - Art Aid for Poland Exhibition. The Studio, Cuddington, Cheshire UK

 

1990 - One-Man Show, Hale Art Gallery, Ashley Road, Hale, Cheshire UK

 

1989 - Christmas Exhibition, 'Handmade' Great Eccleston, Lancashire, UK

 

1989 - One-man Show. Warrington Museum and Art Gallery, Warrington, Cheshire

 

1989 - British Watercolour Society Christmas Exhibition. Kings Hall & Winter Gardens, Ilkley, Yorkshire, UK

 

 1989 - One-Man Show, Handmade Art Gallery, The Square, Great Eccleston, Lancashire UK

 

1989 - Society of Wildlife Artists annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

 

 1988 - Natural History Illustrators Exhibition. Burnley Borough Council, Art

Galleries and Leisure Services Dept. UK

 

1988 - One-man Show. Martin Mere Wildfowl Trust, Burscough, Lancashire UK

 

1988 - S.W.A.  annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

 

1988 - Ran Art Workshops for Young People. The Town Hall, Sale, Cheshire UK

 

1988 - One-man Show. The Town Hall, Sale, Cheshire UK

 

1987 - S.W.A.  Annual exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

 

 

1987 - British Watercolour Society Christmas Exhibition. Winter Gardens, Ilkley UK

 

1986 Yorkshire Artists Spring Exhibition. The Kings Hall, Ilkley, Yorkshire UK

 

1986 - One-man Show. Warrington Museum and Art Gallery Warrington, Cheshire UK

 

1985 - Exhibition. Wigan Insect Show. Wigan, Lancashire UK

 

1985 - Wildlife Art Exhibition (Society of Wildlife Artists) Martin mere Wildfowl Trust, Lancashire UK

 

1985 - Calendar commissioned by Royle Publications on behalf of the RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

 

1985 - One-Man Show. The Wild Fowl Trust, Martin Mere, Lancashire UK

 

1985 - Yorkshire Artists Exhibition. The Kings Hall, Ilkley, Yorkshire UK

 

1985 - Exhibition. Gallery 46, Highworth, Wiltshire UK

 

1984 - First calendar commissioned by Royle Publications on behalf of the World Wide Fund for Nature

 

1984 - Society of Wildlife Artists annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

 

1984 - British Watercolour Society annual exhibition. Winter Gardens, Ilkley UK.

1984 - Runner-up in BBC Wildlife Magazine’s Wildlife Artist of the Year Competition

 

1983 - Four paintings commission by Scholastic Publications, Leamington Spa UK

 

1983 - One-Man show. Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, Warrington Cheshire, UK

 

1981 - 'Images' Exhibition, The Association of Illustrators, Covent Garden London

 

1981 - 'Wildlife Illustrated' Lancashire Trust for Nature Conservation Art Exhibition, The Vernon Gallery, Preston, Lancashire, UK

 

1980 - North Cheshire Art Exhibition. Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

 

1979 - Society of Wildlife Artists annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

 

1977 - Elected President of the Manchester Entomological Society

 

1976 - North West Artists Exhibition. Manchester Evening News Display Centre, Manchester, UK

 

1975 - Wildlife Art Exhibition. Skipworth Gallery, Winchester UK

1975 - Society of Wildlife Artists  annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

 

1974 - Society of Wildlife Artists annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

 

1973 - Society of Wildlife Artists annual exhibition. Mall Galleries, London

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1973 - First One-man show. Manchester Library Theatre Gallery

 

1973 - Graduated from Northwich College of Art and Design

 


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