Artist of the moment ….Derek Boshier

Derek Boshier is a British artist known for his Pop art style. Derek Boshier was born in Portsmouth, England in the year . Boshier is a very versatile artist working in many mediums including drawing, painting, collage, film, and photography.  Boshier has appeared on BBC television acting in some movies. Like many pop artists Boshier enjoys making social commentary on subjects including guns and the police.

For his artistic studies Boshier first went to the Yoevil School of Art. For his collegiate studies Boshier went on to the  Royal College of Art located in London. A fellow classmate was renown painter David Hockney.

Boshier is also a great educator and teacher with tenures at the Royal Academy of Art in London, the University of Houston, Texas, and the Royal College of Art in London.

price range information: Works range from $1,000 to $20,000.

A link to the website of Derek Boshier: http://www.derekboshier.com/

In 1963 was included in  the Paris Biennale.

In this clip Boshier talks about drawing the figure:

The artist now works out of Los Angeles, California.

Boshier teaches drawing at U.C. L. A. School of Arts.

In this clip we visit a show at  Flowers Gallery:

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