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:

Leslie Moore

Born: 1913, UK, Wales, Cardiff   Died: 1976, Barry, Glamorgan

Painter. Studied at Cardiff School of Art, 1932-36. He lived and worked in South Wales where he was appointed Art Adviser to Glamorgan Education Authority in 1950. He exhibited with the South Wales Group during the early 1950s. He influenced the careers of many Welsh artists including Peter Prendergast (b.1946). He painted semi-abstract landscapes and townscapes often in watercolour utilising large running washes of colour. His daughter, Sally Moore (b.1962), is also a painter

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Mumbles Pier at Night WD340 WaterColourOrDrawings

Pontardawe WD339 WaterColourOrDrawings

Rock face, Night WD341 WaterColourOrDrawings