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 painting and teaching professionally, exhibiting his work in galleries in the UK and the USA.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Jan 2014 LA Art Fair, McColl Fine Art, Los Angeles CA
Dec 2013 Royal Institute of Oil Painters, Mall Galleries, London
June 2013 Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Competition, Kings Place Gallery, London
May 2013 The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London
Feb 2013 The Still-life Revisited, Solo Exhibition of works at Sam Scorer Gallery, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Jan 2013  “The Modern Atelier”, Group Exhibition, The Whistler House Museum of Art, Lowell MA
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

2013 The Alan Gourley Memorial Prize for “Navel Oranges” at The Royal Institute of Oil Painters (ROI) Annual Exhibition
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, Summer Fellowship in New York State
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