David Boyd MA

Education and Qualifications

Art foundation – Cumbria College of Art & Design, Carlisle1972
BA Fine Art – St Martins School of Art, London1976
MA Fine Art (with distinction) – University of Sunderland2008


A Cumbrian Connection, Castlegate House Gallery, Cockermouth (part of the Jack Seabury group show)2002
Penrith Museum – Up Close and Personal 2005
Borough Road, Sunderland2007
University of Sunderland – Final Show2008
The Atkinson Gallery, Wessex2010
No.15 Gallery, Penrith – Works on Paper Nov 2010 – Oct 20112011
No.15 Gallery, Penrith – Landscapes   June – Nov2012
The RAC Gallery, Epsom, December2013
The OBS Gallery Tonbridge, March2014
The Old Chapel, Lazonby, Cumbria, December 2015
Rheged – Home & Garden exhibition, March2016
Whitestone Gallery, St Peters school, York 2016
Rheged – Home & Garden exhibition, March2017
The Old Chapel Lazonby, Cumbria, Nov 30 – Dec 15 (Following an unmarked path)2018
The Ruskin Museum, Coniston, Cumbria, May 25 – Aug 04 (Arranging Patches of Colour)2019
The Old Chapel Lazonby, Cumbria, Nov 30 – Dec 08 (Outside Work)2019
Penrith Museum (A time to Stare)                                                        2021
Rheged Gallery Penrith, Through the Locking Glass 2021
Her Citi, Maryport, (Following the Boy)                                             2021
The Old Courthouse, Shap, June (February to May)  2022
Her Citi, Maryport, (Summer Show) 2022
The Old Chapel Lazonby, Cumbria, Nov 26 – Dec 04 (In my view)2022
Keswick Museum (Drawing on Cumbria) May 30 – July 312023

Commercial Work

Penrith Millennium Trail  1999 – 2000
The National Mountaineering Exhibition2000 – 2003
A Christmas of Hope & Peace – Penrith2001
Cumbria Life magazine ‘People of Eden’ illustrations2001 – 2003
Road to Paradise book illustrations  2003
Mr Mullet owns a Cloud book illustrations2006
Art on the Wall – a series of plaque designs for the Flood defence in Carlisle2010