Nina's CV

Nina Carroll (1932-1990)

educated at Cheltenham School of Art and The Ruskin School of Art, Oxford


Principle One Man Exhibitions

1975                                        Alfred East Art Gallery, Kettering

1977                                        Bristol Art Gallery

1978/79/84                              Woodstock Museum

1978/81/84                              Oxford Playhouse

1980                                        Northampton Central Art Gallery

1981                                        Museum, Banbury (Locks and canals)

1981                                        Cafe du Centre, Amsterdam

1981                                        Bournemouth

1981/82/83                              Liberty’s, London (A house in the Midlands; Greenhouses; India)

1984                                        Muriel Beach Thomas Gallery, Burford

1985                                        Loughton Central Library

1986                                        Devizes Museum

1986                                        Stables Gallery, Green College, Oxford

1987                                        Broad Canvas, Oxford

1988                                        Hurlingham Gallery, London (London views)

1989                                        Central Gallery, Datchet

1989                                        Woobers, Eindhoven

1990                                        Gallery, Cheltenham

1990                                        Savages, Northampton

1990                                        Cogges Manor Farm, Witney, Oxon (20 donated paintings)

1991                                        Alfred East Art Gallery, Kettering (Commemorative)

1991                                        Stables Gallery, Green College, Oxford (Tribute)

1999                                        Witney and District Museum

2013                                        St Martin's Gallery, Lincon


Principal Group Exhibitions

1974/76/79/81                          Royal Academy, Summer Show

1976/83                                   New English Art Gallery

1979                                       Victoria and Albert (Exhibition of the Garden)

1981                                       Serpentine Gallery (Landscape into Art)

1981/82/83/84/86                     Royal West of England Academy

1982                                        Forens Art Gallery, Hull

1982/87                                   Compton Gallery, jointly with musician James Horton

1983                                        Royal Society of Portrait Painters

1984/85/86                              Upstairs Gallery, Royal Academy

1984/85/86                              Seton Walker Graphics, Oxford

1984/885/86/87/88/89               Filkins, Cross Tree Gallery

1985                                        Royal Society of Marine Artists at Earls Court Boat Show

1985                                        Spiegelbeeld, Amsterdam

1987                                        Royal Institute of Water Colour Painters

1987                                        Laing Landscapes

1989                                        Christies, London

1990                                        Medici Gallery, London

1992                                        Kent Literature Festival, Metrapole Arts Centre, Folkestone (A painter’s reading of Persephone)


Childrens’ books and poetry illustrations including her own Adventure on the Moon, published by Hutchinson.

Four prints of Oxford Views by Seton Walker

Book jacket for Over the Wet Lawn, Oxford University Press

Official Purchases

Guildhall Museum, Northampton

Borough of Kettering

Taylorian, Oxford

Linacre College, Oxford

Law Library, Oxford

Balliol College, Oxford

Green College, Oxford


1971                Reredos, Stoke Albany

1982                Decor, Pizzaria, Hull

1984                Paintings for decor, MacDonalds, Cornmarket, Oxford

1984                Paintings for decor, Wimpey, Chancery Lane

1986                Decor of the Chelsea Room, Kensington Hilton

1986                Paintings for decor, Bear and Ragged Staff, Cumnor

1989                A set of six collector plates, The Oxford Mail


1968                Goldsmith Award, Northampton Town and County, judged by Peter Cannon Brooks

1976                On the Spot Painting, The Artist

1979/81           Highly commended, Blockingford Painters in Water Colour