Bhutanese Landscape [medium] 2010. Oil. 50 x 90cm [/medium]

Bhutanese Landscape 2010. Oil. 50 x 90cm

Transition [medium] Wood engraving. 28 x 36cm [/medium]

Transition Wood engraving. 28 x 36cm

Nature Morte [medium] 2006. Oil. 91.5 x 51cm [/medium]

Nature Morte 2006. Oil. 91.5 x 51cm

Esterel with Dove and Mulberry Tree [medium] 2008. Oil. 59.5x49cm [/medium]

Esterel with Dove and Mulberry Tree 2008. Oil. 59.5x49cm

George Tute completed post graduate training at the Royal Academy Schools and extra-mural studies at the Courtauld Institute in European Art. He went on to take a MAat theRoyal College of Art in illustration and wood engraving.

After completing National Service in the RAF he taught at York School of Art and later at the West of England College of Art, subsequently the University of the West of England. He was Principal Lecturer and Director of Studies in the Department of Graphic Design, taking early retirement in 1988 to carry on with his freelance practice.

He is an exhibitor at the Royal West of England Academy, a member of the Royal Society of Painter Etchers and a former Chairman of the Society of Wood-Engravers.

He has undertaken many projects as a freelance book illustrator/wood-engraver and continues to exhibit his paintings and prints in private and public galleries.

Commenting on influences that have been significant he cites drawing, design, introspection, music and collecting art.

Tute George, MA(RCA) RE RWA Hon Academician

Date of Birth: 1933
Residence: Bristol
Profession: Painter and wood engraver
Website: www.georgetute.com
Email:georgetute@talktalk.net