Born in Castleford, West Yorkshire, Andy Hughes graduated from London's Royal College of Art in 1991, moving to St Ives in 1995. He has worked with Surfers Against Sewage since 1991. In 1993 he was the first recipient of the Tate Gallery St Ives Artist Residency. His work was recently auctioned for the Marine Conservation Society at Deutsche Bank headquarters in London.
He teaches Foundation Degree Photography at Truro College, Cornwall.
works and access
Works incl: Gwithian Beach (2005) illus on Tate St Ives website
2007: Selected for Art Now Cornwall Exhibition, Tate St Ives 3 Feb-13 May
2011: Solo show - San Sebastien Surf Film Festival
2011: Mariners Museum, Virginia, USA
misc further info
Tate St Ives: Art Now Cornwall Artist Guide (2007)
Dominant Wave Theory published by Booth Clibborn Editions, London and H N Abrams, New York