Norman Ackroyd RA - A6 Art on a Ukulele Print
Medium: Etching on Japanese paper
Ukulele: Tenor Boat Paddle
Norman Ackroyd CBE, RA (British, b.1938) studied at Leeds College of Art from 1956 to 1961, and subsequently at the Royal College of Art, London from 1961 to 964. He has had many solo exhibitions, both in Britain and internationally, including Aitken Dott, Edinburgh; Jersey Arts Centre, Channel Islands and the Compass Gallery, Glasgow. Solo shows abroad include the National Museum of Art, Santiago, Chile; Jan Turner, Los Angeles; Dolan/Maxwell Gallery, Philadelphia and the Mickleson Gallery, Washington DC. Norman has also received several public mural commissions, produced in etched stainless steel or bronze. Norman Ackroyd was elected a Royal Academician in 1991 and was made Senior Fellow, Royal College of Art in 2000. Ackroyd lives and works in London.