TRAVIS SEYMOUR

Travis Seymour(b. 1976) is an American still-life and figural artist based in London. He graduated with Bachelors Degrees in both Studio Art and Art History from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He sub- sequently studied in Florence Italy from 2002-2007 where he continued his studies in classical drawing and painting. Since then he has been teaching and working on portrait commissions as well as exhibiting his work in galleries in New York, North Carolina, Texas, London and Washington D.C.

Currently he divides his time between the United Kingdom and America painting on commission and teaching on an individual basis.

Selected exhibitions

Dec 2011 Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London
Dec 2011 Winter Group Exhibition, Greenhill Galleries, Greensboro NC
Dec 2011 Small Works Group Exhibition, Cavalier Galleries, Greenwich CT
Dec 2011 Small Works Group Exhibition, Principle Gallery, Alexandria VA
Nov 2011 Still Life & Florals, Group Exhibition, Cavalier Galleries, Greenwich CT
Jun 2011 Gallery Nomads Down East, Group Show with Acme Art Studios, Greenhill Galleries, Greensboro NC
Jun 2011 Recent Works by Gallery Artists, Cavalier Galleries, Greenwich CT
Apr 2011 Salon International Exhibition, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio Texas
Apr 2011 Friends For An Earlier Awareness Exhibition, Proximity Hotel, Greensboro N.C.
Oct 2010 Affordable Art Fair, London, Showing with W.H.Patterson Gallery
Oct 2010 Oil Painters of America Eastern Regional Exhibition, Walls Gallery, Wilmington NC
Sep 2010 Landfall Art Foundation Charity Exhibition, Wilmington NC
May 2010 Art & Garden Exhibition, Dermot Chichester Fine Art Ltd., Cirencester United Kingdom
May 2009 New Artists, Group Exhibition, Ringstead Gallery, Norfolk United Kingdom
Mar 2009 Salon International Competition, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio TX
July 2008 Jacob Collins And The Hudson River School of Landscape, Hunter NY
Jan 2008 Winter Exhibition, The Wendt Gallery, Laguna Beach CA
Nov 2007 “Annigoni’s Legacy: An Exhibition of Drawings and Paintings from Florence Italy Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of The Angel Academy of Art”, London
May 2006 Exhibition of Drawings and Paintings from The Angel Academy of Art, Florence Italy
May 2005 Exhibition of Drawings and Paintings from The Angel Academy of Art, Florence Italy
July 2004 Solo exhibition entitled “Training for the 21st-Century Artist: Drawings by Travis Seymour”, Wilmington North Carolina
Jun 2004 Exhibition of Drawings and Paintings from The Angel Academy of Art, Florence Italy
Jun 2003 Exhibition of Drawings and Paintings from The Angel Academy of Art, Florence Italy

Awards/accomplishments

2012 Finalist in “Figure and Portrait” category in the Art Renewal Center’s Annual Salon Competition
2011 Honorable Mention, Salon International Exhibition, San Antonio TX
2010 Finalist in Grand Central Academy of Art 1st Annual Drawing Competition, New York
2010 Finalist in “Still-Life” category in the Art Renewal Center’s Annual Salon Competition
2009 Honorable Mention, Salon International Exhibition, San Antonio TX
2008 Honorable Mention in “Figure and Portrait” category in the Art Renewal Center’s Annual Salon Competition
2008 Finalist in “Figure and Portrait” category in the Art Renewal Center’s Annual Salon Competition
2007 Finalist in “Still Life Category”, The Artist’s Magazine Annual art competition
2007 Finalist in “Portrait Category”, The Artist’s Magazine Annual art competition
2006 Finalist in “Figure and Portrait” category in the Art Renewal Center’s Annual Salon Competition

Education

2007/2008 The Hudson River School of Landscape
2006-2007 The Angel Academy of Art in Florence Italy, Graduate studies in Portraiture and Composition
2002-2006 The Angel Academy of Art in Florence Italy, Fundamental Drawing & Painting program
1999-2001 The University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Bachelor of Arts in Studio Painting
1999-2001 The University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Bachelor of Arts in Art History