Kevin Dixon was born in Leeds in 1948 but has lived in Ilkley for over 40 years and now paints from his studio in Nesfield. After studying at Leeds College of Art he started his career as an illustrator in advertising forming his own design based company in 1976 producing illustrations and design for many national companies. Since becoming a full time painter his bold style and strong use of colour especially the vibrant scenes from Tuscany and The South of France has
resulted in a steady growth in his popularity. He has work in many private collections in the UK as well as the States, France and New Zealand.