Abba Zabba Blue. Copyright the artist and Advanced Graphics London.

Anthony Frost

b. 1951

Anthony Frost was born in St. Ives Cornwall in 1951. He studied at Cardiff College of Art before returning to South West Cornwall where he lives and works, having a studio in Penzance. He is known for his abstract works and collages and limited edition prints. Many of his works are inspired by music.

Biographical Information

1951 Born in St. Ives
1970-1973 Cardiff College of Art
1980-1982 Part-time Lecturer, Falmouth School of Art
1982 Visiting Lecturer, Canterbury School of Art
1989 County Art Advisory Team, Suffolk County Council
1990 Prize-winner, South West Open Exhibition, Plymouth
1992 Judge and Organiser, Seven Celtic Artists, Finnistere, France
1993 Artist in Residence, Monmiral School of Painting, Tarn, France
1994-2003 Visiting artist, Torquay Foundation Department; Visiting artist, Schools in Suffolk
1995 Artist in Residence, Cyprus School of Art, Paphos
1995-2003 Part-time Lecturer, Anglia University
1999 Judge, J.J.Fox competition, Jersey
2001 MA Course lecturer, S.A.P.U. Ipswich
2003 Elected ARE, Member of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers, London


Anglo American plc, London; Contemporary Arts Society; Cornwall County Council; Devon County Council; E-People, Milton Keynes; Eton College; John Moores; Kasser Foundation, New York; Nuffield Trust; Rotary Watches Ltd; Standard Life; Truro Museums and Art Galleries; QBE International Insurance.

He has exhibited widely and his work is in many public as well as private collections.

The partner work to the work seen here: Abba Zabba Red is also available.