About the Artist

Barry A. Peckham ROI, SEA. RSMA is an Artist who was born in the New Forest, where he still lives and works.  He is a member of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters, the Society of Equestrian Artists and a member of the Royal Society of Marine Artists.


Barry's favoured subjects include landscape, marine, equine and wildlife.  He works mainly in oils and watercolours and occasionally in pastel.   Most of his paintings are produced out of doors, working in the landscape, with the final touches being added in his studio.





Barry exhibits throughout the UK and also in the Netherlands.  He has exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Royal Society of Marine Artists, the Pastel Society and the Royal West of England Academy.





Barry has won many prizes for his work, including the following:-


The Cuneo Medal for the Best Collection of Paintings at the SEA

The Best Oil Painting at the SEA

The Best Pastel Painting at the SEA

Prize for an Outstanding Painting at the ROI

Lyra Best Drawing Prize at the SEA

Champange Mumm Marine Artist of the Year 1990