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Peter King

Peter King

Born in Glasgow in 1953, Peter studied at the Glasgow Art School in the 1970s, specialising in drawing & painting. After his studies he taught Art and Design in Scottish secondary schools for over 30 years before retiring in 2010 to focus on his painting professionally.

Peter now lives and works from his studio in Arran and regularly exhibits at the Royal Scottish Academy and the Royal Glasgow Institute. His work is also represented in collections across the UK, Europe and North America and Japan

Peter’s inspirations come from the light, colour and weathered landscapes of Scotland with the landscapes of Perthshire, Kintyre, Arran and the Clyde Valley of particular interest. He develops his paintings from a range of motifs, which he constantly returns to and reinterprets, focusing on aspects of changing moods of light, weather and seasons.

Working in oils, Peter uses the paint to capture and accentuate the seasonal effects of nature on the environment. He uses bold colours,... [more]

Peter King Autumn Light Perthshire

Peter King

Autumn Light Perthshire

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Sweet Peas

Peter King

Sweet Peas

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Autumn Light Shiehallion

Peter King

Autumn Light Shiehallion

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Autumn Light, Shiehallion

Peter King

Autumn Light, Shiehallion

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Balquidder Cottage

Peter King

Balquidder Cottage

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Schiehallion

Peter King

Schiehallion

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Sweet Peas

Peter King

Sweet Peas

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Winter Light Kilbranan

Peter King

Winter Light Kilbranan

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Winter Light Kinloch Rannoch

Peter King

Winter Light Kinloch Rannoch

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Winter Light Loch Lomond

Peter King

Winter Light Loch Lomond

Oil on Canvas

Peter King Winter Moon, Schiehallion

Peter King

Winter Moon, Schiehallion

Oil on Canvas

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