Ronald Maddox Hon PS FCSD Hon RBA PPRI Hon RWS

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Ronald Maddox Hon RBA.
Ronald was born in Purley, Surrey in 1930.
In 1945 he studied Art at St. Albans School of Art and Hertfordshire College of Art & Design and in 1950-56 studied at the London College of Printing and Graphic Art, Regents Street Polytechnic School of Art and completed Designer Experience with BOAC.
He joined the RAF for National Service as a Designer/Artist in the Air Ministry Design Unit and in 1962 became a Freelance Artist, Consultant, Designer, Illustrator.
He served as President of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours for many years.
He was an Honorary Member of the Royal Society of British Artists, the Pastel Society and the Royal Watercolour Society.
Other Society Memberships included the Society of Graphic and Fine Artists, Honorary Member of the Royal Watercolour Society, Wapping Group of Artists, Federation of Canadian Artists, United Society of Artists, Campine Society for Watercolours, Belgium, Society of Architect Artists, Fellow of the Society of Industrial Artists and Designers, Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts, Fellow of Society of Architectural Illustrators, Artists General Benevolent Institution.
He will be greatly missed by colleagues and friends alike.

November News Updates for the RBA

Peter Kelly has a one-man show in the Chapel Galleries, Chapel, Essex, which runs until the 2nd December

John Sprakes is working on a book to be published in the new year

Sue Campion’s solo show is at the Russell Gallery, 12 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London SW15 1JP and continues until the 24th November:

Christopher Miers invites you to visit his show at the Panter & Hall Gallery, 22 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4HE from 13th – 25th November:

Instead of private views, refreshments will be served during the exhibition. Christopher will be present throughout. All welcome!

Terry Watts has work in the Coastline Exhibition at the Store Street Gallery, 32 Store Street London WC1E 7BS until 19th November:

Annie Boisseau has a work in the ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, which runs from the 15th – 25th November at the Mall Galleries.

Cheryl Culver has four pastel paintings in the Russell Gallery Christmas Show.

RBA RISING STARS News:
Alice Irwin has a show called ‘A Life Live with Play” at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park 27th Oct – 4th Nov and also has a work in the Flowers’ Gallery “Small is Beautiful” show in Cork Street, London and this runs from 29th November – 5th January.