b. 1957          Georgetown, Guyana. Lives and works Barbados and London

1983-86       MA Royal College of Art, London

1985             Cite Internationale Des Arts, Paris

1979-82        BA (Fine Art Hons.),Winchester School of Art


2016             A Morning At The Office Recent Paintings, Zari Gallery, London

                      Around Bridgetown, Nu-Edge Gallery, Barbados

2013             Wood, Paper – Paint and Ink, Nu-Edge Gallery, Barbados

2009-10       Paintings For Georgetown 1986-2009, The National Gallery of Art

2009             Recent Paintings, Lancaster House, St.James, Barbados

                       Flowers for Colleen, Zemicon Gallery, Barbados

2006             St.George Paintings, Lancaster House, St.James, Barbados

2003             20 finished paintings, The Brighton Storeroom. Barbados

                          Some Trees, Zemicon Gallery, Barbados

2001              Pictures For Eileen, Zemicaon Gallery, Barbados

                       Punctuation Paintings, PurdyIHicks*

2000             Rasterizing Generics - Pictures For Eileen, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Colarado

                        Guyana Pavilion, Latin American Art; Unesco Galleries, Paris

                        Recent Paintings, The Usher Gallery, Lincoln

                        Out Of The Island, The Art Foundry, Barbados

                        Small Paintings, De Montfort University, Leicester

                        Rasterizing Generics, Proarte, London

1998               Shopping and Painting, University of Georgia, Atlanta

                        Recent Prints, Queen’s Park Gallery, Barbados

1992               Recent Paintings, Raab Gallery, London

                         Recent Paintings and Prints, The Barbados Museum


2019               Beginning The Brighton Storeroom, Barbados

2017                Berlin, Asa Briggs Hall, Richmond AIU, London

2015                Equivalence, Asa Briggs Hall, Richmond AIU, London

2014                Do You Believe in Angels? Equator Art Projects, Singapore and  Mo Space, Manila

2013                Stories, Liquid Courage Gallery, Nassau, Bahamas

                         Theory and Practice of the Small Painting, Equator Art Projects, Singapore

2003                 Faculty Show, Morningside Gallery, Barbados

1998                 Ghosts, Stones and Rivers, Dots. Illusions. Flowers, Galerie JGM, Paris

                          La Cirque Dans Les Etoiles, Arte A Monaco, Monte Carlo

1990                   The Theory & Practice of the Small Painting,, Anderson O’Day, London

                             Frank Bowling and Dennis de Caires, Umana Yana, Georgetown,  Guyana (British Council & Dept. Culture in                                   Guyana)

1986                  The Winchester Gallery (with John Lancaster) 1986

                           Three Painters From The RCA, Paton Gallery, London                                                                             


The British Council

De Monfort University

Hampshire County Council

The Georgia Museum of Art (Atlanta)

Art Collection Foundation (Barbados)

The National Art Gallery Committee (Barbados)

The National Gallery of Art, Guyana

Wrexham Glyndwr University

PriceWaterHouseCoopers (London)

The Economist Group

Allied Breweries




2017                 Alice Yard, Port of Spain, Trinidad

2008               Trelex Residency, Trelex, Switzerland

2009               Book Art and Peer Exchange Summer Residency, Trelex, Switzerland

1996-2000     Collaboration with IBM (UK and USA), Boulder Colorado


2019                Pictures For Georgetown 1986-2009, Elfrieda Bissember, The National Art Gallery, Castellani House, Guyana

2006               St George Paintings, Lancaster Great House, Barbados

1998                Out of The Island Recent Paintings, The Art Foundry Inc. Barbados

1992                  Dennis de Caires, Southern Arts Touring Exhibition Service

1989                  Frank Bowling & Dennis de Caires, The Umana Yana, Georgetown



2017                  Work included in Canouan Suite & Other Pieces by Philip Nanton

1991                   British Council Travel Award

1989                  British Council Travel Award

1980-82            Editor of The Fine Art Letter, Winchester, UK

The Brighton Storeroom copyright 2021