C. Morey de Morand
C. Morey de Morand was born in Paris of French and White Russian parents. Originally trained as a scientist (lecturing in Pharmacognosy – the study of medicines of plant and animal origin), she studied art in Canada and New Zealand and has painted in London since the late 70’s, exhibiting widely. Critic Clement Greenbserg and modernist architect Oscar Nitzchke (on whom she curated a retrospective exhibition) were important early mentors. She has exhibited widely, has received numerous awards, held a number of residencies and has work in international corporate and public collections including the National Gallery of New Zealand and the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.