CAROLINE LEES CAS AFAS
TO SEE MY WORK, CLICK ON THE TITLES TO THE LEFT..
Caroline studied at the Corcoran Gallery School of Art in Washington DC under Brockie Stevenson (War Artist) and attended master classes The Slade School in London. She has been en plein air painter most of her life, mostly in the Middle East. She has shown at the RSMA, AFAS and five times at The Royal Academy. "A lovely fresh piece of work".... ..Sir Antony Eyton RA said of her small oil in a Summer Exhibition.
She has had one man shows at Rafael Valls, St James’s, the Mathaf Gallery, Knightsbridge and Indar Pasricha Fine Arts & The Atlantic Gallery Washington DC.
In 2011 she won the Sunday Telegraph Watercolour Competition. David Paskett, president of the Royal Watercolour Society said of her prize winning entry in the Sunday Telegraph. "An unconventional and dynamic view of a familiar place at a particular time...."
Now she mostly works to commission..
Caroline completed an advanced Medieval Illumination course at The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts.
In 2002 she became interested in icon writing studying under Aidan Hart, and masters from Russia and Eastern Europe. In 2011 she was invited to attend an advanced gilding course with Radoslav Hristov at St. Catherine's Monastery, Sinai. In 2004 she was commissioned to paint a series of icons for the publication 'Way To Life' published by Redemptorist Publications in 2006 and Liguori Publications in the USA in 2007.
"The two icons are truly lovely. Please accept deep appreciation for all the work you put into them, and know that your icons are a strong addition to the Donna Spaan collection of Contemporary Art at Calvin College. Michigan"
Her daughter Diana Howorth paints and etches animals - see link.
Mayor Farsi of Jeddah Saudi Arabia
The FO for presentation to HRH The Prince of Wales on a visit to Oman
Private collections in the Sultanate of Oman
Sir Eric Parker (Late)
The Ritz Hotel
Private collections in the Republic of Yemen
Ahmed Chalabi - Iraq (Late)
Sir Algernon Heber-Percy
The National Trust.
Major General Patrick Anthony John Cordingley DSO DSC FRGS
Adam & Co Bank
Roxanna Panufnik (Composer)
Stephen Layton, Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of City of London Sinfonia.
St. Catherine's Monastery, Sinai
Lidgates, Holland Park.
Mr & Mrs. Michael Portillo
Patrick Gordon Duff-Pennington
Sir Dermot de Trafford
Lord & Lady Flight
Artists For Croome, Christie's 2013
The Duke of Yorks Offices.
Commission for the Donna Spaan collection of Contemporary Art at Calvin College Michigan USA
St John's Eye Hospital Jerusalem private auction
British Yemeni Society - leaving ambassador
Church of St John the Baptist Hove
St Nicholas Church Longparish Hants
Major General Michael Regan
St Stephens House Oxford
Society for Palestinian Children Auction.