Julian Bell

Born London, 1952
1970-73 BA in English Literature, Magdalen College, Oxford.
1973-74 City & Guilds of London Art School
from 1974 taking commissions for portraits, landscapes, architectural views, pub signs, murals, book illustrations etc
from 1990 writing about painting for Modern Painters, TLS, LRB, NYRB, etc
1997-2001 tutor at Goldsmiths College, London
1999-2008 tutor at City & Guilds of London Art School
2004-2007 working on Mirror of the World: A New History of Art, published by Thames & Hudson in October 2007