Hugh Beattie is a traditional oil painter, illustrator and futurist, specializing in portraits, landscapes and a wide range of figurative work. Hugh works on exhibition projects and on commission. His last solo show was on the The Kings Road, London. Very close to his old Fulham Studio, he exhibited his London Ancient and Modern Collection, with some of his military paintings.
In 2016 Hugh moved his studio to Colchester and soon immersed himself in the art community of the area. He has traveled globally on painting tours to Bosnia, Rome, Penang and Helmand, Hugh has produced many prize winning works for the British Army. In between commissions, he also focuses on diverse subjects that interest him. His latest project is painting landscapes form Drone images at 300 feet.
Hugh paints portrait work continuously, his portrait commissions have included historical figures, royalty and family portraits. But his versatility includes ink and acrylic paintings of any subject that interests him. His studio is open by appointment.