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Colin was born in 1960, Lonodn. Training at Ravensbourne College of Art (BA Hons) and postgraduate at Slade School of Art, he has progressed into an international artist with works in public places and in private collections around the world. He is also is active Council member of the National Society of Painters, Sculptors & Printmakers since 2003 and listed in Who’s Who in Art, Since 2008. A semi-abstract artist that is constantly exploring eclectic themes and concepts. Express his varying emotions and perceptions, Colin Michael utilises a wide range of mediums and techniques gathering all manner of materials from the subject, returning his studio to create an image. Michael continues to search for the elusive Holy Grail that is the perfect 2D visual explanation of what and how he feels towards a moment in time that can appear and disappear as quickly as it came. From a vibrant passionate energetic canvas of red tulips, small abstracts that burst with imagination, verve and gusto to intimate landscapes of a Greek island and the warmth of France’s Provence. This is but a tip of the iceberg of works that have spanned 30 years, including commissions from companies such as Matra-Marconi, BP, The Times, Canon and private collectors worldwide. Colin has been inspired and praised by such artists as Vic Kuell and Albert Irvin RA.