Bernard graduated with a BA Hons in Fine Art. Initially based in Bristol he moved to Cornwall in 1996.
As an abstract painter Bernard is inspired by things seen and heard, electronic and piano music, poetry, Japanese woodblock prints and the glorious garden surrounding his studio
Bernard has exhibited ceramics and paintings around the UK, his work is in private and public collections including Warwick University and the City of Aberdeen.
Bernard Irwin (b.1953)
Small Vessel (1)
Stoneware with inlaid porcelain and coloured clays
13 cm x 13 cm