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Abby creating a portrait of Lord Melvyn Bragg in front of a live audience for the TV series, Sky Arts Portrait Artist of The Year.


Abby is a fine art painter with a focus on Narrative Portraiture & Magical Figurative Realism

I fully commit to the art I’m creating. I treat each piece as if I’m crafting a gift, always attempting to make something beautiful and meaningful.
— Abby

In 2011, Abby took part in a group exhibition at the En Plo Gallery in Cyprus, Paphos.

The following year, she was awarded Top in The World (Highest Mark in the World) for A Level Art & Design in the Cambridge International Examinations.

In 2013, after completing her Foundation Degree with a Distinction, she received the Principal’s award for Best in Show at the Arts University Bournemouth Foundation Summer Show.

In 2014, Abby was shortlisted for Sky Arts Portrait Artist of The Year, and appeared on its popular TV series. She was also selected by Lord Melvyn Bragg as his winner of the London Heats. He now owns his portrait created by Abby on the show. 

Her Self Portrait with Green Background was pre-selected for the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Exhibition at the Mall Galleries in London, in 2015.

The same year, she was invited to show her work in the Christmas group exhibition at the Darren Baker Gallery in Charlotte Street, London. 

In 2016, Abby was long-listed for the BP Portrait Award, with her commissioned portrait, Michele.

Abby graduated in the U.K. with a BA Hons degree in Illustration in 2016, and now divides her time living and working in the U.K. and Cyprus. 

Her graphic novel, Outside, was published in 2016 as a tribute to David Bowie - an interpretation of his enigmatic concept album, 1.Outside

 

If you're interested in commissioning or purchasing artwork, have a question or simply want to say hi, please get in touch with Abby using the form below.

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