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Vista City
© Derek Boshier. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2020. Photo credit: Towner

Vista City 1964

Derek Boshier (b.1937)


British painter, sculptor, designer, and experimental artist, born in Portsmouth. He studied at Yeovil School of Art, 1953–7, Guildford College of Art, 1957–9, and the *Royal College of Art, London, 1959–62. His contemporaries at the RCA included David *Hockney, Allen *Jones, R. B. *Kitaj, and Peter *Phillips, and like them Boshier is regarded as one of the leading British exponents of *Pop art.

Text source: A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (Oxford University Press)

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