Marine Art, Gordon Frickers
Gordon Frickers is one of the very few artists to have been invited to exhibit at the European Parliament (Brussels, May 2011) and uniquely has been official artist to HMS Victory (1993 to 1998). He is best known for the celebrated “Roaring Forties” and “I have Urgent Dispatches“.
He is the only artist elected to the British Marine Federation.
He has begun research for a painting to be a corporation’s gift to the President and people of the Unites States.
Gordon Frickers is Currently painting “B I Sunday“, a commemorative marine commission and two painting projects, “Picturesque Wine Villages of Bordeaux” and “Gaillac, Surprising Vines“.
On this web site you can discover the paintings, his way of working and his adventurous life. You can find his cv/ résumée and much unique information, in particular via the ‘further reading’ pages.
“Our efforts with the painting were highly successful” ~ Sir Robin Knox-Johnston:
What we do: Mr. Frickers niche specialties are marine painting and meticulously researched historically accurate reconstructions. He Paints to commission, on speculation, and offers a beautiful range of Heritage prints.
Gordon Frickers fine art (web site established 1998) has been and is the choice of many distinguished people and renowned companies.
QUOTE: “I’d love another Frickers painting” ~ Sir Robin Knox-Johnston who commissioned the memorable, now renowned “Roaring Forties” and subsequently 2 more paintings.
Some thing for everyone: While it is true some ‘full on’ large paintings have cost over £20,000, your collection could start from a very reasonable £100 for a fine drawing, from £400 for a painting.
A calling: Gordon wrote, “I set out to be the best painter I can be, to entertain, inform and inspire, to try to leave the world a slightly better place, enjoy”.
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On this site you can share a special passion for painting, for life.
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Gallery visit: By appointment at 14 Rue du Bout de Ville, Thehillac 56130, Brittany, France.
‘Contact us‘ T: + 44 (0)1865 52 2435
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- “Our efforts with the painting were highly successful” ~ Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.
- Pete Goss (OBE & Legion d’Honore) recently wrote “I got exactly the painting I had hoped for“.
- “At last I’ve met the famous Marine artist Gordon Frickers” ~ Alan Warren, Yachting World at the Monaco Yacht Show Sept. 2009.
- Brian Simpson MEP wrote “Frickers paintings are marks of our achievement as a people“.
- “Why didn’t you tell me you painted the iconic “Roaring Forties?”, Dick Durham, editor, Yachting Monthly.
You can follow marine artist Gordon Frickers on his blog, Facebook/gordonfrickers, Twitter and Linkedin.
Copyright 2016: Gordon Frickers artwork and texts: For educational and private for example we will permit free use. However please note. by International law these pictures and texts may only be copied after written permission and for commercial use, after a copyright fee has been agreed and paid.
Our fees are friendly our terms always reasonable.