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Tessa Campbell-Fraser

BORN:
1967

LIVES:
near Faringdon With her husband, impressionist Rory Bremner, and their two daughters

EARLY LIFE: Born in Edinburgh, Tessa spent her childhood in the Scottish Borders

EDUCATION:
Studied Interior Design at Chelsea School of Art, London.

CAREER:
Tessa became one of the country’s leading equestrian and landscape artists in the 80s and 90s, earning many reputable commissions including painting horses and corgi’s for Her Majesty the Queen.
From 1996 her interest in animals and anatomy led her to focus on sculpting.

AWARDS:
Diana Brooks Award (1992)
Chelsea Arts Society Oil Painting Award (1993)
Winsor and Newton Watercolours Award (1995)
Elected an Associate Member of Royal Society of British Sculptors (RBS) in 2001
Elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptors in 2004

MEDIUMS USED IN WORK:
Tessa works in clay and editions of her sculptures have been cast in bronze and resin.

SUBJECTS OF WORK:
Tessa sculpts animals and figures. She is inspired by life, movement and atmosphere, portraying each subject with the very essence of the piece or animal.

COMMISSIONS:
Paintings:
Shirley Heights, the Derby winner horse for Her Majesty The Queen, as well as her dogs.
Generous, horse that had won the Derby and lots of races for Prince Fahd
Sculpture:
Life-sized bronze stag for the head office of William Grant & Son, the whisky distillers
Polar Dance for The National History Museum
Two life-size sculptures of Her Majesty the Queen's favourite dogs
A group of life-size guinea fowl
Three half life-size elephants
Three life-size hippos.

EXHIBITIONS:
Royal Academy Summer Show
Sculpture at Goodwood
Hatfield House - Great British Sculpture Show 2014
The Sculpture Park - Farnham 2014
Mckenzie Wylie 2006
Royal college of Art 2006
Whipsnade Wildlife Park Oct- March 2005
Olympia Fine Art Fair 2005
Delamore Sculpture Park Devon 2005
Quennington Sculpture Park Gloucestershire. 2005
April 2004-October 2004 Natural History Museum London (Solo)
R.A. Summer Show
Christies, London
Society of Equestrian Artists
The Tryon and Swan Gallery (Solo)
The Malcolm Innes Gallery (Solo)
The Mall Galleries
Royal Society of Painters in Watercolour
Royal Society of Oil Painters
Institute of Pastel Painters
Art for Youth
Cotswold Wildlife Park
Fraser Gallery

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:
Her Majesty the Queen
HRH Prince Fahd Salman
The Household Cavalry
Knuthenborg Safari Park, Denmark


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