Frome Artist Clive Walley

Frome artist Clive Walley has been working in his artist studio in Keyford Gardens for 14 years. His background is in artist’s film-making and led him to make a series of four annual video installations for the Frome Arts Festival using Michael Bennett’s paintings as an inspiration. They were shown in the Frome Museum Building.

More recently he has been making oil paintings which he showed in the Black Swan Arts Centre in Frome in January 2017, and was an invited guest in the international show The Arborealists, again in the Black Swan Arts Centre. The paintings are all one sequence called Birches in Mist and will be on show in the Somerset Art Weeks Open Studios event starting Saturday the 15th of September at his studio in Keyford Gardens, Frome BA11 1JY.