Linda Weir was born in Manchester and studied at the Metropolitan
University where she obtained a foundation in visual studies.
graduated with a BA(hons) in Fine Arts and a PGCE in art. Linda
also received an MA in Fine Arts from Nottingham Trent
Uiversity. She held many teaching posts between 1983 and 2003 and
was a member of the Manchester Academy of Fine Art.
Linda is also a founder member of the Manchester
Artists Studio Association. In the 1980's she won a place at the
Falmouth School of Arts.
Twenty five years on, she arrived in West
Cornwall and she now lives and paints in St. Ives. Linda says she
gets a constant thrill every day from the Cornish landscape.
She has exhibited extensively throughout the UK
in one-women shows most recently and notably at this year's Royal
Academy of Arts summer show. More information on this artist can
be obtained from the gallery