Rachel Wright started her tenure as artist in residence at Prior Park in August 2021. Since then, Rachel has completed almost fifty beautiful oil paintings that capture both life at the College and its stunning architecture and surroundings.
Rachel is a former Prior pupil (Class of 2003) and also the niece of Jeremy Golding, Headmaster at Prior Park College 1989-1996.
Rachel specialised in painting at the Cardiff School of Art and Design where she received a 1st class honours, before returning to Bath to continue her passion for painting.
An exhibition of Rachel's work is due to take place in Academy Hall on Thursday 25 November, 6-8pm. Book your free place at this event here
There is a dedicated website featuring all the paintings completed by Rachel: priorpark.gallery . All artworks are for sale, with proceeds being split equally between the artist and the College Transformational Bursaries Fund.