Born in Leeds 1930, Currently living in Cornwall.

Solo Exhibitions:


2013 -  Across The Gulf Stream, Museum of Fine Art, Orlando

2012 - Link, Millennium, St. Ives 2011 - 80 Years Young, Waterhouse and Dodd, New York
2010 - Trevor Bell at Eighty - Earth Air Fire Water Aether
           Nothing Extra, Waterhouse and Dodd, London
2009 - Haste Slowly, Millennium, St.Ives
           Nothing Extra, Leeds University Gallery
           Moving Right Along, Waterhouse & Dodd, London
2007 - White and Colour, New Millennium Gallery, St Ives
2006 - Before Sea, After Earth, Waterhouse & Dodd, London
           Large Works, Waterhouse & Dodd, London
           Large Works, Saïd Gallery, Oxford
2005 - Still – The New Paintings, Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
           Heatscape and Still; The New Paintings, Russell-Cotes Art Gallery, Bournemouth
           Calm Squares, Allusive Forms, New Millennium Gallery, St Ives
           Recent Work, Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
2004 - Beyond Materiality, Tate Gallery, St Ives
2003 - New Millennium Gallery, St Ives
           Trevor Bell: A British Painter in America, Florida State University
           Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, Florida
           The Gulf Coast Museum, Largo, Florida
2002 - Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
           Galerie Pelar Ltd, Greenport, New York
           Seven, Worcester Terrace, Bath
2001 - Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
           New Millennium Gallery, St Ives
2000 - North Light Gallery, Huddersfield
1999 - Stephen Lacey Gallery, London
1998 - Hodgell Gallery, Sarasota, Florida
           Falmouth College of Arts, Falmouth
1996 - Illinois Centre, Chicago
1995 - Art Collectors Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida
           Mercantile Exchange Building, Chicago
           Marsha Orr Contemporary Fine Art, Tallahassee, Florida
1994 - Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
1993 - Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee, Florida
           Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
           Lin & Keng Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
1992 - Foster Harmon Gallery, Sarasota, Florida
           Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
           Jaffe/Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida
1992 - 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, Florida
1991 - Gloria Luria Gallery, Miami
           Florida Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, Florida
1990 - Foster Harmon Gallery, Florida
           Lydon Fine Art, Chicago
           Eve Mannes Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
           Gillian Jason Gallery, London
1989 - New Art Centre, London
           Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
           Gloria Luria Gallery, Bal Harbour, Florida
1988 - Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, Florida
           Charleston College, South Carolina
1986 - Foster Harmon Gallery, Sarasota, Florida
           Cummer Museum, Jacksonville, Florida
1985 - Metropolitan Museum, Coral Gates, Miami, Florida
           Gloria Luria Gallery, Bal Harbour, Florida
1984 - Big Magenta installation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
1983 - Shaped Work from the 60s, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
1982 - National Academy of Science, Washington DC
           Artspace, Miami, Florida
1981 - Intimate Works on Paper, Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida
           Artspace, Miami, Florida
           University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida
1980 - Five Bar exhibited, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
           Four Arts Center, ICA, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
           Major Works. Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida
1975 - Southern Cross exhibited, Bundestag, Bonn, Germany
1974 - Corcoran Gallery, Washington D.C.
1973 - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1970 - Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh
           Arts Council of Northern Ireland Gallery, Belfast
           Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield
1969 - Lancaster University Greenwich Gallery, London
1964 - Waddington Gallery, London
1962 - Waddington Gallery, London
1963 - Bear Lane Gallery, Oxford
1960 - Waddington Gallery, London
1958 - Waddington Gallery, London
Selected Public Collections:




Abbot Hall Gallery, Kendal
Aberdeen Art Gallery
Arts Council of Great Britain
American Express
Astra Zeneca, Boston, Massachussetts
Balliol College, Oxford
Nett Bank, Florida
British Council
British Museum
Broward County Courthouse, Florida
Clearwater Federal, Clearwater, Florida
Coca-Cola World Headquarters, Florida
Contemporary Arts Society
Department of Management Services, Tallahassee, Florida
Department of Transportation, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Deutsche Morgan Grenfell
Education Authority, Hull
Falmouth Art Gallery, Cornwall
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Georgia
Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, Florida
Florida Power and Light, Miami, Florida
Florida State University Museum, Florida
Getty Center for the History of Art, Los Angeles, California
IBM Collection, Atlanta, Boca Raton, Florida and New York
Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle
Leeds City Museum
Leicester Museum and Art Gallery
Leon County Civic Center, Tallahassee, Florida
McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Northwest Regional Data Center, State University System, Florida
Orlando Aviation Authority, Florida
Park Bank, Sarasota, Florida
Pegasus Solutions, Dallas Texas
Philips International, Eindhoven, Holland
Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona
Playboy Corporation Collection, Chicago
Polk Museum, Florida
Prudential Insurance Collection
Regency Group Collection
Ringling Art Museum, Sarasota, Florida
Rouse Company Collection
Rugby Library, Gallery & Museum
Shearson Lehman Hutton Collection, New York
Slaughter and May, London
Southern Bell, Jacksonville, Florida
St Anne’s College, Oxford
St Catherine’s College, Oxford
Tate Gallery, London
Trinity College, Oxford
University of Leeds
University of Stirling
University of Sussex, Brighton
UVU Keleia Collection, Ljubljana
Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Wakefield City Art Gallery
Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
John Lewis Group
Terence Disdale Design
Numerous private collections in Europe, Canada and the United States


Prizes and Fellowships:

Paris Biennale Major Prize Winner
Gregory Fellow, Leeds University
Italian Government Scholarship
Florida Art Fellowship
Emeritus Professor, Florida State University
Honorary R.W.A
Honorary Fellow, University College Falmouth


Further Reading

Trevor Bell, A British Painter In America, Ed., A Palladino-Craig published by Florida State University, ISBN 1-889282-14-6

Trevor Bell by Chris Stephens, published by Sanson & Company, ISBN 978-1-904537-88-5



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