Robert Laidlaw MORLEY

Robert Laidlaw MORLEY
Mr Bob, Fairfax Hake
1944

Robert Morley was born in Swindon. A musician as well as an artist, he has worked in west Penwith since 1973.

His work was exhibited in a three-man show at NAG with Ray ATKINS and John HENDERSON in 1977, where he also had a small solo exhibition in the same year. He was invited to show in the 'Happy Returns' review exhibition held at NAG in 1984. displaying work alongside the 50 artists who had held solo exhibitions there in the previous decade.

In 2005 Morley participated in a collaborative project (part of Expo 2005) for a ceramic sculpture at Chukyo University in Japan.

media

Oils, watercolour, acrylics, ceramics

exhibitions

2003: Ceramica Penzance

2008: PZ Gallery

2017: Public Hanging 2, Penwith Gallery, St Ives (May-June)

references

Hardie (1995) 100 Years in Newlyn/Diary