Barry Charlton



2014                 Royal Scottish Academy Open, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2014                 BEEP Wales International Contemporary Painting Prize, Elysium Gallery, Swansea

2013                 Ludlow Open 2013, The Harley Centre, Ludlow

2013                 The Drifter's Escape, The Bridewell Studios and Gallery, Liverpool

2012                 Liverpool Open 2012, Editions Gallery, Liverpool

2009                 The National Open Art Competition Chichester 2009, The Minerva, Chichester

2009                 The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Summer Open, The Mall Galleries, London

2008                 Sefton Open, The Atkinson Art Gallery, Southport

2008                 SAA Artist of the Year Exhibition, Art in Action at Waterperry Gardens, Oxfordshire

2007                 Postgraduate Exhibition, September, University of Wales, Aberystwyth

2007                 Postgraduate Exhibition, May, University of Wales, Aberystwyth

2006-7              Wales Portrait Prize 2006, Touring Exhibition

2006                 The Nationwide Mercury Prize; 2006 Art Exhibition, The Gallery at The Hospital, London

2005                 Restart:  Summer Open 2005, Start Contemporary Gallery, Brighton

2005                 Graduate Exhibition, University of Wales, Aberystwyth

2005                 Peace Festival, Cambrian Cafe, Aberystwyth



2008                 Sefton Open (Runner Up)

2008                 SAA Artist of the Year Exhibition (Commended Finalist)

2006                 The Nationwide Mercury Prize; 2006 Art Exhibition (Highly Commended)



2005-2007        MA Fine Art (Distinction), University of Wales, Aberystwyth

2002 - 2005      BA Fine Art (First Class Hons), University of Wales, Aberystwyth