The ROI, The Mall Galleries, London, SW1

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Valerie Smith ROI

No formal art training, but has been lucky with several excellent teachers - in particular Leonard Daniels (ex Principal of Camberwell), John Cook and Arthur Easton.

Has exhibited with RBA, NEAC and was elected a member of the ROI in 1997.

Won the Llewellyn Alexander Prize in 1998.

Has also exhibited with the Bourne Gallery, Hicks Gallery, Whittington Gallery, Hawker Gallery and Chichester.

Has been a member of the Reigate Society of Artists since 1991.