School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Frank J. Archer

Born: 1912, UK, England, Walthamstow   Died: 1995

Painter and printmaker. Studied at Eastbourne School of Art, 1928-1932, and at the Royal College of Art where he was awarded a scholarship to study at the British School at Rome. He was also a Fellow of the Royal Watercolour Society and, in 1940, he was elected a Member of the Royal Society of Painters-Etchers. He taught at various art schools including a position as Head of Fine Art at Kingston College of Art where he remained until his retirement in 1973. His work was much influenced by his love of music

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Cagoulards PR2919 Prints