‘Brytania’ published 1988 Poland. "Inner Harmonies" by D. M. Wild, article ‘The Peninsular Voice’ April 1991. St. Ives 1893-1993: ‘Portrait of an Art Colony’ by Marion Why brow 1994. 'St. Ives Revisited' by Peter Davies 1993. ‘Through the Canvas’ 2001 by Sarah Brittain & Simon Cook. ‘Noel Betowski’ with contributions David Wilkinson & David Haughton 1997. ‘Noel Betowski Illumination’ The Great Atlantic Galleries 2005. ‘Resurgence’ magazine, front cover 2005. ‘Cornwall Today’ ‘Inside Cornwall’ - various articles. Various national and local newspaper articles. Art Colony in Transition - Peter Davies 2008. Noel Betowski-Triptych - Minchin 2009. Noel Betowski - Out of Nowhere - Royal Cornwall Museum, exhibition catalogue 2011.
Paintings in a large number of private collections throughout the World.
Noel Betowski. Artist Noel Betowski trained in Fine Art painting at The Central School of Art and London University ‘Institute of Education‘. He has been a professional painter since the mid 1980s exhibiting extensively at galleries which include ‘The Royal Academy’ (Summer Shows etc) and The National Portrait Gallery. In 1986 & 1987 Noel was a prize-winner of the ‘John Constable Award‘ at The Camden Annual, London. 'Noel Betowski - Triptych' is now available. For information about this new book see the news page.
1969-71 Thurrock Technical College. Foundation Course, Art & Design.
1973-76 The Central School of Art, London. B.A. Fine Art, Painting.
1976-77 London University. Institute of Education. A.T.C.
1981-85 Painting and teaching painting part time at ‘The City Literary Institute‘, Holborn, London and for Haringey Adult Education, London.
1987 Moved to West Cornwall. Painting full time.
Selected Group Exhibitions
The Royal Academy, 'Stowell's Trophy' 1976
National Portrait Gallery. 'John Player Portrait Award'. 1983
New Grafton Gallery, Barnes, London. (regular exhibitor 1982-2007)
Royal Festival Hall, Spirit of London Competition. 1983. 1984.
The Royal Academy, Summer Show. 1984
Mercury Gallery, Cork Street, London. 1984. 1985
Mall Galleries, Athena Art Awards and Sunday Times Water-colour Competition.1985.
Worcester City Art Gallery, Cornish and Contemporary. (with four other artists) 1985
Crane Kalman Gallery, London. 1986.
Jablonski Gallery. "Six British Landscape Painters" London W1. 1986
Gainsborough's House, Suffolk, `Drawings for All`. 1986.
Camden Arts Centre, John Constable Landscape Competition Prize Winner, 1987 third and 1988 second.
Guildford House Gallery, Guildford Borough Council.1988
The Newlyn Art Gallery. Newlyn. Cornwall. 1987–2013
The Penwith Gallery, St. Ives. Cornwall.
Wills Lane Gallery, St. Ives. 1984-
Marsden Fine Art, Dulwich. Islington Art Fair, London. Bath & Edinburgh Art Fairs
The John Davies Gallery, Glocestershire. 1993
Trelyon Gallery, St.Ives. 1993-2003
Cadogan Contemporary, London. 1994
The Anderson Gallery, Broadway, Worcestershire. 1995
Thomas Henry Fine Art. Kensington Art Fair. 1998
The Chapel Gallery, Saltram House, Plymouth 1998
Gallerie Patiserie, Knightsbridge, London 1998-9
Penhaven Gallery, St. Ives 2000 -2006
Corman Fine Arts, London 1999, 2004
The Walker Gallery, Harrogate, "Six Artists from St. Ives" 1996, 1997,1999,2005 The Hutson Gallery, Sackville Street, London W1 2004
Artifex Gallery, Sutton Coldfield & Birmingham City. "3 Cornish Artists" May 2006
The New Craftsman, St. Ives. 1987-1993 , 2003-2009, 2012
Glasshouse Gallery 1994-2012
Lighthouse Gallery, Penzance & Truro 2003-2013
Highgate Fine Art, London 1997- 2013
Eleven and a Half Gallery, London 2013