Who Was Here

For over 130 years, the Trust’s studios have provided workspace for some of the most significant artists working in this country. Some of them are listed here.

For further reading, please see books by Marion Whybrow (St Ives 1883-1999 Portrait of an Art Colony), David Tovey (St Ives 1860-1930 – The Artists and the Community) and Ben Tufnell (On the very Edge of the Ocean).

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