Born in Wokingham in 1970. Stuart studied BA(Hons) Fine Art Painting at Bath 1989-92 and MA Painting at The Royal College of Art 1997-99 where he was awarded the RCA Saatchi Fellowship 1999-2000. He has maintained a studio based practice as a painter since the early 90's and has exhibited consistently both nationally and internationally. He continues to live and work in London.
1999-2000 Royal College of Art Saatchi fellowship
Stuart Cumberland has lived and worked in London and has been making paintings for over twenty-five years. Most recently the paintings have focussed on ways of making pictures–process–and images related to photography and studio based activity as ways to create 'companionship'. His work is exhibited internationally.