an aesthetiC appReCiation of paul eMsley’s aRt by amanda botha The artist working on Sir V.S. Emsley is the son of professor James Emsley, of the University of Southampton. permanent collection of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Johannesburg, 2013   First Official Portrait of HRH The Duchess of Cambridge unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery, London, 2009 Commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery to paint a, 2010 Completed portrait of Nelson Mandela, now in the, permanent collection of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Johannesburg. Share. 1969 Trained as a graphic designer, Cape Technical College, Cape Town. Learn about the artist and find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Previous / Next. Add to enquiry list. Tafelberg, Cape Town, 2014] Exhibitions. In a video interview for The Daily Telegraph, Emsley suggested that beginning he was thrilled to receive the commission. Paul Emsley was born in Glasgow on 25 August 1947. There was a major retrospective of his work in 2012 at the Sasol Art Gallery in Stellenbosch. 1947 Born in Glasgow. Paul Emsley (born 1947) Read his biography by clicking here. p. 31) Previous / Next. Share. With a meticulous approach and an adept use of chiaroscuro, Paul Emsley has created outstanding conté studies of animals and flowers, and painted the official portraits of illustrious sitters including Nelson Mandela and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. Began painting and drawing (self-taught as a painter) 1976-82 Worked as a freelance illustrator Paul Emsley and Coot. In my drawings I try to emphasize the singularity and silence of the form. In 2012 he was commissioned to paint the official Portrait of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, which he completed in three and a half months. Further Biographical Context for Paul Emsley. 1947 Born in Glasgow. 1976 Creative Director of BBDO International, Cape Town. He is a former lecturer at the Stellenbosch University and the 2007 winner of the BP Portrait Award for portrait painting. Paul Lawrence. Paul Emsley is a British crystallographer at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge . RWA Autumn Exhibition. View Paul Emsley’s artworks on artnet. Signed and dated verso. Published October 15, 2011. Paul Emsley (born 25 August 1947) is a British artist who worked in South Africa until 1996 and is now resident in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England. The younger Emsley received his Master of Science in chemistry from the Imperial College of Science and Technology in 1986 and received his Ph.D. from the Université de Lausanne in 1991 under the direction of Geoffrey Bodenhausen [7] working with NMR spectroscopy of solutions. [citation needed] In 2012 he was commissioned to paint the official Portrait of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, which he completed in three and a half months. Having grown up in South Africa, he moved to the UK in 1996, and currently resides in Bradford-upon-Avon , although retaining an ongoing presence in South Africa. Paul Emsley, Drawings, Redfern Gallery, London (solo) 1991 Drawing competition: South African Association of Arts, Cape Town 1987 Standard Bank National Drawing Competition 1987 Drawing exhibition: University of the Orange Free State 1985 Cape Town Triennial 1982 Cape Town Triennial Black Rhinoceros, 2018. Paul EMSLEY (1947) is an artist born in 1947 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a painting sold in 2012, at Strauss & Co, and the most recent auction result is a drawing-watercolor sold in 2020. cat. By creating a settled half-light I try to transform the existence of the object from the ordinary to something more profound, 1947 Born in Glasgow. portrait of Sir V. S. Naipaul, 2010 Completed portrait of Nelson Mandela, now in the The dryness of the paper and the chalk demand precision and exactness. By a careful balancing of tones I explore the way in which light and shade fall across the subject. Biography. 1970-76 Worked as a designer in advertising. 66 x 125 cm. Paul Emsley: New Work, The Redfern Gallery, London, 2017 (illus. A little over a decade ago, Paul Emsley, biochemistry professor at the University of Oxford, was looking to ditch his white coat.What he really wanted was to spend more time programming in the computer lab. Brought up in South Africa. 2.3.1 Example 1: Bernhard Lohkamp's Key Bindings; 2.3.2 Example 2: More key bindings (inspired by the Coot BB) 2.3.3 Example 3: NCS Rotamer differences; 2.3.4 Example 4: Morphing GUI; 2.3.5 Example 5: Ensemble GUI Brought up in South Africa, 1969 Trained as a graphic designer, Cape Technical College, Cape Town, 1970-76 Worked as a designer in advertising, 1976 Creative Director of BBDO International, Cape Town. Paul Emsley. His works are included in the following collections: National Portrait Gallery, London, UK British Museum, UK South African National Gallery, South Africa Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa University of Stellenbosch, South Africa It quickly exposes one’s weaknesses and mistakes, leaving no room for cleverness or tricks. Born in Glasgow in 1947, but raised in South Africa, Emsley inititally trained and worked as a graphic designer, teacher, and illustrator, before … Artist Paul Emsley responds to controversy over Kate's portrait January 22, 2013 - 15:48 GMT hellomagazine.com Kate Middleton's artist Paul Emsley talks to HELLO! He works as an independent scientist and is a member of the Computational Crystallography Group headed by Garib Murshudov. Their work was featured in several exhibitions at key galleries and museums, including the National Portrait Gallery, London and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. 1976 Creative Director of BBDO International, Cape Town. He is known for his large detailed images of people, animals and flowers. Paul Emsley was born in Glasgow on 25 August 1947. With a meticulous approach and an adept use of chiaroscuro , Paul Emsley has created outstanding conté studies of animals and flowers, and painted the official portraits of illustrious sitters including Nelson Mandela and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. [2] He is represented in the UK by the Redfern Gallery and in South Africa by Everard Read. Last modified on Thu 10 Dec 2020 07.56 EST. Began painting and drawing (self-taught as a painter) 1976-77 Worked as a freelance illustrator in London 1970-76 Worked as a designer in advertising. It was the era of Kennedy and Kruschev, and the beginning of the Cold War, which would endure for most of the second half of the twentieth century, … MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK. I try to emphasise the singularity and silence of the form. He is a former lecturer at the Stellenbosch University and the 2007 winner of the BP Portrait Award for