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:

James Cresser Tarr

Born: 1905, UK, Wales, Mumbles   Died: 1996, Cardiff

Painter and printmaker. Studied at the Royal College of Art, 1925-29. During the 1930s he lived in High Wycombe and made many paintings at this time, mainly landscapes and some figure studies. In 1946 he returned to live in Wales and taught at Cardiff School of Art, 1947-70, later being appointed Principal of the College

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Victorian Cardiff PR2854 Prints

Waiting Patiently PR2856 Prints

Woman on a Bed PR2855 Prints