Born in Bristol, educated at Durham University where he gained a B.A. In Anthropology. Now based in North Lancashire, were he paints full-time from his studio.
Simon’s striking oil paintings are inspired by, “…the wildness and elemental, primordial intensity of the wild spaces which lie above the peaceful Lakeland valleys, rock snow and ice are some of my favourite motifs, likewise the feeling of being on a high hill looking down to the valleys below.”
Simon’s work has been widely acclaimed through exhibition and private commission throughout the UK and abroad.