School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

John Baum

Born: 1942, UK, Wales, Anglesey, Llanaelhearn

Painter. Studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, 1960-64, before teaching Foundation Studies at Liverpool Polytechnic. He later taught at Coleg Menai, Bangor serving as Head of Art between 1989 and 1994. He has exhibited with the Bruton Street Gallery, London, Oriel Plas Glyn-y-Weddw, Pwllheli, and had a one man show at Oriel Môn, Anglesey, in 2005. Baum has experimented with a variety of painting styles, always with a strong use of colour, including photorealism and semi-abstract compositions based on figures and interiors

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Ynys Enlli [or Enlli] OP19 Oil Paintings