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I’ve recently been working on new landscape pieces. View all my new work.

Upcoming Exhibitions

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Although I work more often with paints, click below to view some of my drawings.
Artist Statement

Artist's Statement

“I want viewers to connect with the source of inspiration inherent within the paintings, firstly by their recognition of chosen elements, but ultimately to journey into the abstract thoughts around the subject and the scene…”

Statement and CV



View my latest blog posts to get some insight into my process and approach, and see how I choose my subjects and where I get inspiration for some of my works.

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New Work

Take a look at some of the most recent pieces I’ve completed. If you’re interested in seeing any up close and in person, just visit my news and events page to see where I’m showing.

New work

News & Events

Painting accepted for the Linden Hall Studio – Winter Show!

So pleased to hear today (14th Nov.) that I have had one of the two paintings that I submitted to the Linden Hall Studio for their annual Winter exhibition accepted for showing.   I did my submission painting after a week stay by Derwentwater in the Lake District last...

Iona House Gallery – Exhibtion of Scottish Art

Iona House Gallery – Exhibtion of Scottish Art

I have been invited to show 4 of my paintings depicting scenes from the Island of Iona which were inspired from a visit to the island in 2016 and are part of a series 12 pictures in total from that trip The exhibtion opens on the 13th October   and runs until 18th...

Childwickbury Arts Fair –  2018

Childwickbury Arts Fair – 2018

I will be showing and demonstrating again at the Childwickbury Arts Fair at the fantastic Childwickbury Estate on the Harpenden Road, near St Albans AL3 6JU Friday 6th - Sunday 8th July 2018 Please come and visit, have a chat and see some amazing art, view...

Open Studios in St Albans – September 2018

Open Studios in St Albans – September 2018

A warm welcome to any website viewers to visit my studio during these following weekends in September at 50 Salisbury Avenue, St Albans. AL1 4TU 8th & 9th 15th & 16th 22nd &...

About Clive Patterson

Clive PattersonClive Patterson (born 1945) studied at Manchester College of Art & Design graduating as a post graduate student in 1974. His study area was Product Design with accompanying studies in fine art and art history.

After a period as a professional designer for a large company, he joined a small product design practice working on a wide range of products, developing them from the initial concept to production.

He has always kept an interest in painting and drawing throughout his career, and now in having retired from commercial work he devotes his time to painting. Clive has regularly exhibited in local exhibitions has sold many pictures in galleries in and around St Albans, where he now lives, as well as galleries in London and Woodstock – Oxfordshire.

New work has recently shown and sold at the Mall Galleries with the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and Royal institute of Marine Artists.