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Arthur Armstrong

 (1924 - 1996)
Arthur Armstrong was active/lived in Ireland.  Arthur Armstrong is known for abstract landscape and still life painting.

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Arthur Armstrong


A noted landscape artist and still-life painter, the Irish artist Arthur Armstrong was born in County Antrim, and studied political science at Belfast University before switching to architecture.  Afterwards he attended night classes at Belfast College of Art, meeting contemporaries such as Gerard Dillon, Daniel O'Neill and George Campbell.

When he took up painting seriously he focused on portraits and city scenes, followed by a period he described as "almost action-painting".  Surviving in a succession of clerical jobs, combined with commercial design art, Armstrong exhibited several paintings in Belfast (1951), Dublin (1955-7), Belfast (1957).  Returning to Dublin in 1962, he began showing at the Royal Hibernian Asso  ...  Displaying 750 of 3475 characters.



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About  Arthur Armstrong

Born:  1924 - County Antrim, Ireland
Died:   1996
Known for:  abstract landscape and still life painting