Fran Williams - Who Knows Best

Fran Williams/ Fran Williams

United Kingdom 1980

Painting

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Fran Williams
Fran Williams
Female
United Kingdom
1980

Fran Williams is a full-time painter from the United Kingdom, born in 1980. She was born in Swansea, Wales. The artist finds inspiration in nature, in the sky and the sea. Her paintings focus on the physical and emotional changes human beings undergo throughout their lives.

The Art of Fran Williams

Fran Williams - Call To Mind
Fran Williams – Call To Mind, 2012

In 2008, Williams finished her studies and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Illustration. The artist has been exhibiting her works ever since throughout the United Kingdom and Europe, gaining the attention of local and international collectors. Some of the cities where she has exhibited include Copenhagen, Denmark and Bristol, Swansea and Edinburgh in the United Kingdom. She was the artist in residence at Swansea Metropolitan University from 2008 to 2009.

Oil/Acrylic on Canvas

Fran Williams - DID YOU EVER FIND OUT WHAT YOUR TIME WAS ABOUT
Fran Williams – Did You Ever Find Out What Your Time Was About?, 2012

In her works, Fran explores what it’s like to be a human being, without paying too much attention to details of figures. Her paintings show vulnerability, stimulate emotional responses and look for beauty in both past and present times. She hopes that the viewers will get the overall picture and fill in the missing details. The painter’s works are characterized by strong tones and brush strokes. She makes marks with paint, using different processes.

Oil on Canvas

Fran Williams - WE'VE BEEN HERE FOR SOME TIME NOW STARING AT THE SKY, 2012
Fran Williams – We’ve Been Here For Some Time Now Staring At The Sky, 2012

The artist is represented by View Art Gallery in Bristol, United Kingdom.

Fran Williams lives and works in her hometown of Swansea.

Featured image: Fran Williams – Who Knows Best (detail)
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YearExhibition TitleGallery/VenueSolo/Group
2016Group Show with Ann Goodfellow and Alan KnightKooywood GalleryGroup
2015Edinburgh Art FairEdinburghGroup
2015Buy Art FairManchesterGroup
2013The Way We Were, with Matthew SmallSignal Gallery, LondonDuo