Rose Hilton - Morning Swim
Rose Hilton, née Phipps, is a painter associated with the St. Ives School. Born in Kent, in 1931, she attended the Royal College of Art in London, winning the Life Drawing and Painting prize as well as the Abbey Minor Scholarship to Rome. Upon her return to London, she began teaching art, and, in the late 1950s met her future husband, the leading abstract artist Roger Hilton. Roger actively discouraged his wife’s artistic endeavours, but following his death in 1975 she took up her brushes…
Morvah, Art Galleries in Cornwall
Art gallery in Morvah, Cornwall with two converted barn galleries, sculpture gardens and organic gardens - also bed and breakfast available
Rose Hilton - Fashion Galleries
Rose Hilton, the 80-year-old widow of the abstract artist Roger Hilton, has finally come out of her husband's shadow. A collection of her new oil paintings is now on show at Messum's in Mayfair. Until 16 April; messums.com
Life in full colour: the artist Rose Hilton
As wife of the brilliant but 'extremely demanding’ artist Roger Hilton, she put his career first – and hers on hold. Now, at 81, Rose Hilton is making up for lost time, writes Kate Salter.