Project Description

1906 Born 12 March, Sutton, Surrey, England

1920s Won Daily Express Young Artists’ Exhibition, England

1927 Joined British South Africa Police in Southern Rhodesia

1933 Transferred to Permanent Staff Corps, Salisbury, as Corporal

1937 Married Dreen Hawkings

1951 Retired from Southern Rhodesia Staff Corps

1980 Died in September, Salisbury, Zimbabwe

Year Exhibition
1952 Salisbury and District Art Club, Rhodesia
1953 Three man Exhibition, Umtali
1953 Salisbury and District Art Club
1954 Salisbury and District Art Club
1957 Exhibition of Art Imperial Institute, London (National Arts Council of Southern Rhodesia)
1958 1st Federal Annual Art Exhibition, Rhodes National Gallery
1959 2nd Federal Annual Art Exhibition, Rhodes National Gallery
1959 Studio Gallery, Salisbury School of Art: Group Exhibition
1959 3rd Federal Annual Art Exhibition, Rhodes National Gallery
1960 Two-man Exhibition with Peter Birch, Salisbury
1961 Exhibited with Studio Gallery, Salisbury School of Art, at Federal Manufacturers Fair
1961 4th Federal Annual Art Exhibition, Rhodes National Gallery
1962 “The Contemporaries” members of Studio Gallery, Salisbury School of Art exhibition
1963 “New Art from Rhodesia” Commonwealth Institute, London
1963 “The Contemporaries” members of Studio Gallery, Salisbury School of Art exhibition
1963 6th Federal Annual Art Exhibition, Rhodes National Gallery
1964 7th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1965 8th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1965 Commonwealth Festival of Arts, Commonwealth Institute, London
1966 9th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1967 Exhibition at Nyanga
1967 10th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1968 11th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1969 ‘Twelve Years of Progress on Rhodesian Art’: from Permanent Collection, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1969 12th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1970 Exhibition of Leading Rhodesian Artists, Tara Arts, Salisbury
1970 ‘Art Look ‘70’ Henri Lidchi, Travel Centre, Salisbury
1970 13th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1972 15th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1973 16th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1974 Selected Painitng from National Gallery, Fort Victoria
1976 Robert Paul retrospective Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1977 20th Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1977 Exhibition with Henry Moore, Hernandez Pijuan and others at National Gallery of Rhodesia
1978 21st Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1979 Works exhibited at Rand Easter Show, South Africa
1979 22nd Annual Art Exhibition, National Gallery of Rhodesia
1980 Robert Paul Exhibition, Pretoria Art Museum, South Africa
1982 ‘John Piper and English Neo-Romanticism’ National Gallery of Zimbabwe – including Robert Paul’s works from the Zimbabwean permanent collection
1984 Recent Acquisitions to the Permanent Collection, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1985 Different Landscapes, Gallery Delta, Harare
1987 Exhibition of Landscape Paintings, Gallery Delta
1988 Exhibition of Landscape Paintings and crafts, Gallery Delta
1990 10 Jahre Zimbabwe: Kunst and Geschichte, works exhibited in Bremen and Berlin, Germany
1990 Exhibition of Landscape Paintings, Gallery Delta
1991 Commemoration and Restoration Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1992 Group Show, Gallery Delta
1994 Centenary Celebration of 110 Livingstone Avenue, Gallery Delta
1995 Gallery Delta, 20 Years, Gallery Delta
1996 Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, England
1996 Exhibition at Book Launch “Robert Paul”, Gallery Delta
1997 The Changing Scene, Gallery Delta
1997 Discovered Masterpieces Exhibition, one-man show, Gallery Delta
1998 Landscapes Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999 The Land – Group Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999 Land and Sea – One man show – Gallery Delta
2003 Summer Exhibition – Gallery Delta
2004 The Collector’s Exhibition – Gallery Delta
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