Penelope Wright


Without any formal training, Penelope began painting in 2008. She works principally in oils, but also loves drawing. Her subjects are the familiar places and objects of everyday life as well as friends and family.

Employed from the age of 15 as an office jnr. in a small art agency, Penelope was trained as a lettering artist for comics by her employer, the sculptor Enzo Plazzotta.

After marriage and 3 children, Robert, Julie and the artist Stuart Pearson Wright ( Penelope opened an antique and curio shop in Eastbourne for 5 years, where Stuart used the upstairs as his studio.


2011 East Sussex Open, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne

2011 Artists Open Houses and Studios, Eastbourne

2010 Artists Open Houses and Studios, Eastbourne

2010 The New English Art Club, The Mall Galleries, London.

2009 Kunskog, Five Hundred Dollars Gallery, Vyner St. London.


2011 The Garrick Club, London

Forthcoming Exhibition:

The Courtlands Hotel, Eastbourne.
Monday 8th August - Sunday 14th August 2011

Commissions undertaken.

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