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:

Joan Elizabeth Baker

Born: 1922   Died: 2017

Painter. Taught at the South Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education, 1945-83. She was an early member of the South Wales Group, with whom she showed work influenced by Stanley Spencer. She had a one-woman show at the Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff in 1984. There was a touring retrospective exhibition of her work in 2009-2010. She lived and worked in Cardiff producing mostly landscape paintings. She died aged 94 at her home in Victoria Park, Cardiff on April 7th, 2017.

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Spring Evening OP173 Oil Paintings