Project Description

John Wells RAS cert, PGCE, FRSA

John is a figurative painter, specialising in portraiture, still life and landscapes. He mostly works in Oils, acrylics and dry media.


John was born in Dartford, Kent and studied at Gravesend and Medway Colleges of Art. Further advanced study was at the Royal Academy Schools in painting, drawing and printmaking; where he was a three times Special Landseer scholar, also winning the Richard Jack Prize for portraiture. A Post graduate certificate in education was gained at Goldsmiths College. In 1992, John was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Art.


Throughout his career, John has taught Art in further education as well as Independent and state schools.

Upcoming Exhibitions

8th March – 4th April