Ken Howard – The white dress
Ken Howard OBE (1932) – Morning sunlight
Ken Howard was born in London. He studied at the Hornsey College of Art (1949–53) and the Royal College of Art (1955–58). In 1958 he won a British Council Scholarship to Florence. In 1973 and 1978 he was the Official War Artist to Northern Ireland, and 1973–80. In 1983 he was elected an Associate of the Royal Academy (ARA). In 1998 he became President of the New English Art Club until 2003. In 1991 he was elected a Royal Academician.
His work is in public collections including the National Army Museum, Guildhall Art Gallery, Ulster Museum and Imperial War Museum. In 1989 his work was exhibited in Tenterden jointly with Ernest Greenwood and John Stanton Ward.
Inscribed “Happy birthday Bernard from Ken”