Paul Bisson (b1938)
Born in Guernsey Channel Islands in 1938 Paul Bisson studied at the St. Martin’s School of Art then at the Royal Academy School graduating in 1961. After graduating, he worked and exhibited in Spain. In this period he mainly worked in oils of landscapes and nude figures. In the early seventies he returned to London where he worked on a highly successful major series of drawings and watercolours of derelict shop fronts and urban decay and began to work on etchings. In 1980 he moved to a large studio in Hastings enabling him to further develop his printmaking skills and work on many commissions including for Christies Contemporary Art. He has exhibited widely and has gained an international reputation for his work which can be found in many collections.