Dan Des Eynon

About

Dan Des Eynon - Artist CV

Qualifications

  • Apprentice Banknote Artist & Engraver (Present)
  • BA (Hons) Illustration - First Class Honours (Falmouth University) 2014
  • Foundation Diploma in Art & Design - Distinction (Glamorgan University) 2011

Master Class

  • London Atelier of Representational Art - Portrait Sculpture Master Class with Giles Lester 2016
  • London Atelier of Representational Art - Portrait Painting Master Class with Luca Indraccolo 2015

    Awards

  • Honourable Mention Winner- 3x3 International Show No.12. New York 2015
  • Winner of the Faber Castell Award for best Pure Coloured Pencil. UKCPS 14th Annual International Exhibition. Menier Gallery. London 2015
  • Winner of the Student Award- Cheltenham Illustration Awards 'Being Human'. The Wilson Gallery 2014

Exhibitions/Shortlists

  • Shortlisted for the National Open Art Competition 2016
  • Selected for the Black Swan 13th Open Exhibition. Frome, Somerset 2015
  • 'Living Window Display' Pad Deco. Cardiff 2015
  • Pre-selected for the RWA 163 Annual Open Exhibition Bristol 2015
  • Pre-selected for Mall Galleries Society of Wildlife Artists 52nd open exhibition. London 2015
  • UKCPS 14th Annual International Exhibition. Menier Gallery. (Winner of the Faber Castell Award for best Pure Coloured Pencil) London 2015
  • Pre-selected for Exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery (BP Competition). London 2015
  • 'GUTS' Light Grey Art Lab Group Show. Minneapolis, USA 2015
  • Cheltenham Illustration Awards 'Being Human' Exhibition Tour (Winner of the Student Award). The London Book Fair 2015
  • Modern Masters Online Exhibition 2015
  • Cheltenham Illustration Awards 'Being Human' (Winner of the Student Award). The Wilson Gallery 2014
  • New Designers Graduate Exhibition. London 2014
  • D&AD New Blood Graduate Exhibition. London 2014
  • Falmouth University Graduate show. Falmouth 2014
  • Pre-selected for Exhibition at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters. London 2014
  • 'Wunderkammer' Untitled Gallery Group show. Falmouth 2014
Dan at work

Publications

  • Colored Pencil Magazine: Featured Artist March 2016
  • Varoom Magazine: Issue 31 'Visionaries' 2015
  • Firewords Quarterly: Issue 5 'Change' 2015
  • Atlas Magazine: The Secret Issue 2015
  • Slice Literary Magazine: New York Issue 16: Resistance 2015
  • Amelia's Magazine: 10th Anniversary 'That Which We Do Not Understand' 2014
  • Cheltenham Illustration Awards: 'Being Human' Annual 2014
  • Falmouth Book of Quotes and Sayings Issue 9 2014
  • Atlas Magazine: The Electric Issue 2013

Press/Showcases