Stephen Nicholas studied painting at Falmouth School of Art, and has a Fine Art degree with Honours and a Post Graduate in Education (PGCE) from London University.
He is an award-winner of the prestigious John Moores painting prize, and his work has been shown at the Himalayan Museum of Contemporary Art (Shanghai), Walker Art Gallery (Liverpool), Gimpel Fils Gallery, (London) and De Fabriek (Eindhoven) as well as others.
As an experienced art tutor, Stephen has taught students from a wide range of backgrounds and abilities, ranging from the Head of Exhibitions at the National Gallery to complete beginners.
Receiving a Beacon award for his teaching abilities, Stephen says,
“I have watched students achieve well beyond their initial expectations and enjoy nourishing development,