Born in March 1969, Gordon King’s artistic talent and extraordinary ability was recognised in him from a young child.
Whilst training at Carlton Studios in London his concentration was on figurative illustration, he also studied at Reading University in painting and life drawing.
In his early 20′s Gordon King worked for several major advertising agencies and magazines as an illustrator.
He went on to paint portraits and exhibit his work in order to build up commissions.
By the mid 70′s Gordon King moved on from illustration work to concentrate on painting with oils.
Gordon’s most famous paintings are his work of painted girls in natural surroundings. He has gained his acclaim throughout the art world with his ability to portray his subjects with atmosphere and delicacy.
The year of 1999 saw Gordon King being voted ‘Published Artist of the Year’ and his limited editions and best selling fine art prints are highly collectable pieces.