Peter Davis a professional fine artist and passionate about passing on his knowledge to the next generation of artists.
He delivers his acrylic portrait painting workshop to secondary schools across the UK and is happy to tailor his portrait workshop and activities to fit in with Key Stage 4 and A level curriculums.
Peter is an elected member of the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts (MAFA) and the Contemporary British Portrait Painters (CBPP). His work is held in both public and private collections, and he has been shortlisted twice for ‘Artist of the Year’ by Artists & Illustrators, the UK’s leading art magazine. In 2020, he was selected for the John Moores Painting Prize, Britain's foremost contemporary painting competition.
As well as being a prize-winning artist, Peter is the archivist for MAFA and has written and published an art history book. In addition to delivering his portrait workshop to schools, he also gives artist talks to schools, art groups and societies.