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Hugo Grenville

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British (1958 - )

Hugo Grenville is a renowned British Contemporary Painter who is recognized as one of Britain’s leading artists. Hugo Grenville passed through careers as a soldier and then an art dealer before turning full-time to painting in 1989. Hugo has had many solo exhibitions since his first in London in 1974, and his work hangs in many public and private collections internationally.

During his career Hugo Grenville has painted many portraits of leading figures, including the late Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Runcie, and the counter-tenor Michael Chance in the role of Orpheus at the ENO; Hugo Grenville was an Official War Artist in Bosnia in 1995.