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Nationality/school
Portuguese, British
Born
Lissabon 1935-01-26
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this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
is getrouwd geweest met de schilder Victor Willing (1928-1988)
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1956 - 2011
Active in
  • Londen (Engeland) 1952 - 1956
    studie Schone Kunsten aan de Slade School
  • Ericeira 1957 - 1963
  • Londen (Engeland) 1963 - 1975
    Rego woont en werkt afwisselend in Londen en Portugal.
  • Portugal 1963 - 1975
    Rego woont en werkt afwisselend in Londen en Portugal.
  • Londen (Engeland) 1976
    vanaf 1976; Rego vestigt zich permanent in Londen. 1983: gastdocent aan de Slade School of Fine Art; 1999: eredoctoraten in de Letteren aan de Saint Andrews University in Schotland en aan de University of East Anglia in Norwich (Norfolk); 2000: eredoctoraat in de Letteren aan de Rhode Island School of Design; 2002: eredoctoraat in de Letteren aan het London Institute; 2005: eredoctoraten in de Letteren aan de Oxford University en aan University of Roehampton
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Subjects
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
animal painting (genre), figure study (main subject), figure, genre, literature (genre), mythology, still life
Product
postage stamp, design for book binding, cover or dust jacket
In 2005 geven de britse posterijen een serie postzegels uit met Rego's illustraties uit de roman 'Jane Eyre'.
Prijzen
  • Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire sinds 2010 The Guardian, 21 juni 2010
Entered on: 1991-10-15; Modification on: 2017-08-30

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