(1951 - 1997)
Brian Shields was active/lived in United Kingdom. Brian Shields is known for painting.
Self portrait, half length in harlequin costume, in the manner of Picasso
Biography Brian Shields
Brian Shields and his sister Ann were born in Liverpool, purportedly in Kinder street wash house. Brian
acquired the nickname 'Braaq' in his school days, on account of his
artistic ability and the influence that the French artists of the late
19th and early 20th centuries had on him as a boy, particularly Georges
Braque, a misspelling then transformed Braque into Braaq. He was the
fourth child of twelve and his father, Dennis, was an established
artist. One of his brothers, also called Dennis, is a sculptor and
painter based in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire.
Brian held his first
exhibition in 1974 and by 1977 was invited to hold four shows in London
by a gentleman called Noël, to whom the artist
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