Born and brought up in Norfolk, Antonia attended art school in Florence, Italy, where the traditional methods of portrait drawing and painting are still taught.
Her influences include Dan Hillier and Polly Morgan. Her work often depicts animals. These images are constructed using traditional…Show more techniques, incorporating gold and silver leaf, while the addition of human props injects humour to each piece.Show less
"I think Antonia Barclay is an extremely talented portrait artist who has drawn on the traditional techniques taught to her in Florence, Italy however through her use of gold leaf and human props she has lifted these works to something more than just traditional animal portraits, she has injected them with an element of humour. "
Rebecca Gordon - Rise Art Curator
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