CAROLINE LEES

 

Caroline studied at the Corcoran Gallery School of Art in Washington DC and attended master classes in painting and drawing at The Slade School of Art in London. She has been an en plein air painter for most of her life, travelling in the Middle East, Arctic, India and Myanmar. She works in oils, watercolours and egg tempera;  Studied gilding & Icon techniques in Russia, Sinai and the Prince’s Schools.


Her work is in many collections, below are just a few:

The Diwan Royal Court Affairs Sultanate of Oman, inc a commission for the visiting Prince of Wales

The Ritz Hotel

Sir Algernon Heber Percy

The National Trust

Mr & Mrs. Michael Portillo

The late Patrick Duff-Pennington

Lord & Lady Flight

St. Johns Eye Hospital Jerusalem

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Mr & Mrs. Rafael Valls

St. Catherines Monastery Sinai

 

 

She has exhibited at the RA in 1997, 1998, 2005, 2011.

In 2011 she won the Sunday Telegraph Watercolour Competition.  

In 2018 she won the Agnes Reeve Memorial prize for best painting of London at the CAS Society (w/c).