Stuart Roper

“Stuart sees the play of light as if refracted through a prism. He builds his compositions through gestural marks working in much the same way

as the Impressionists, creating compositions that dance on the canvas.”

Jenny Blyth Fine Art


Born in England and brought up in Scotland he studied design and illustration in Aberdeen, he is now based on the Welsh borders.

He works in a variety of media including watercolour, gouache, acrylics and oils.


Stuart’s paintings show the influence of the Scottish Colourists. With work exhibited in a number of galleries throughout the UK and with paintings in private collections all over the world, he has a growing reputation that has attracted the attention of fine art buyers across the globe. Magdalen College, Oxford have recently purchased two pieces of his work for their extensive collection of artworks.


He has exhibited throughout the UK over the past 45 years beginning with the young Scottish artists in Edinburgh in the 1970’s, through collaborative and solo exhibitions in London and the South East, to two recent highly successful solo shows at Art Jericho, and Cornerstone Arts, Oxfordshire.