John Dyer is one of Cornwall's best loved contemporary artists with his acclaimed paintings hanging in many private and public collections across the world. John is one of the UK's most celebrated contemporary painters and his work has been widely published all over the world. His paintings exploring the world's most important crops have firmly placed his work at the forefront of contempory art and this has been recognised with many global painting residencies with United Nations supported NGOs and a fifteen year art residency at the Eden Project UK. John Dyer lives and works on the south coast of Cornwall in Falmouth with his wife and children and their sausage dog Digory. John shares with us his latest stories and experiences of being an artist.
John Dyer is supporting animal charity 'Born Free' with two limited edition prints donated to their online auction to raise funds for orangutans. Founded in 1984, the charity works tirelessly to ensure that all wild animals, whether living in captivity or in the wild, are treated with compassion and respect. Funds raised from the auction will go to support the Orangutan Foundation and the vital work with orangutans in Borneo.
Cornish artist John Dyer has a dramatic and colourful style that fans describe as ‘life-enhancing’. Now he is using his skills to help a famous wildlife charity, the Born Free Foundation, says PHILIP BOWERN
The coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has forced many millions of people around the UK and the world to have to work from their homes. At first, the novelty of working from home offsets the downsides and making do is ok, but eventually, it is important to make the space you work in a beautiful place to be.
Cornwall’s premier literary festival will once again feature a diverse range of authors, speakers, musicians, and artists including John Dyer who will be in conversation with Kate Dinn, the author of Painting the Colours of the World, the spectacular and colourful new book about the artist’s life and work.
For World Book Day 2019 Waterstones Book Shop in Truro, Cornwall focused on artist John Dyer, his colourful book - 'Painting the Colours of the World' and his new arts project https://www.lastchancetopaint.com