Painter, artist in variety of graphic and photographic media, and teacher, born in Liverpool. He attended West Sussex College of Art, 1950–5, then Royal College of Art, 1957–60, becoming a tutor at Royal College in 1977. In the early 1970s Dougill, a committed teacher, gravitated to the organisation of students in photographic, film and poster work, becoming interested in community and environmental affairs. Participated in RA exhibition Thirty London Painters in 1985; was included in Royal College of Art’s show Exhibition Road in 1988; and was Artist of the Day at Flowers East, 1999, chosen by Norman Ackroyd. Later solo shows included Winchester Gallery, 1998, and studio 1.1 in 2004. Lived in London.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)

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