05 June 2015 - 24 July 2015

We are pleased to announce an exhibition of the works of Peter Kinley. Born in Vienna in 1926, Kinley arrived as a refugee in Britain in 1938 and served in the British army between 1944-48. He studied at Staatliche Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf, and at St Martin’s School of Art, London. This exhibition with include major works from all four decades of the artists career and is accompanied by a fully illustrated colour catalogue containing an insightful essay by the historian Philip Wright, placing Kinley’s work in both a European and American context.

A fully illustrated catalogue is available, to view online please click here.


Austin/Desmond Fine Art specialises in Modern British, International and Contemporary art. Established in 1979, the gallery has been located in Bloomsbury since 1988.

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We will be exhibiting at the Olympia International Arts and Antiques Fair from 18-28 June 2015 at Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 8UX. Stand No. C15. Artists Inclue: Frank Auerbach, Lynn Chadwick, Prunella Clough, John Craxton, Sir Terry Frost, William Gillies, Barbara Hepworth, Anthony Hill, Roger Hilton, Ivon Hitchens, Peter Kinley, Peter Lanyon, Margaret Mellis, Ben Nicholson, Sidney Nolan, Anne Redpath, Ceri Richards, Graham Sutherland, Alfred Wallis, Karl Weschke and Bryan Wynter

We are exhibiting at the London Original Print Fair from 25 - 28 April 2013, Location: Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BD, Stand: 44. Artist Include: Leslie Cole, Robert Colquhoun, Lucio Fontana, Lucian Freud, Terry Frost,  Naum Gabo, Ivon Hitchens, David Hockney, Howard Hodgkin, King Mob, Christopher Logue/Trevor Wayman, Alexander Mackenzie, Kenneth Martin, Paul Nash, Ben Nicholson, John Piper, Julian Trevelyan, Euan Uglow, Keith Vaughan, Bryan Wynter. Tickets are available from the gallery.

Peter Kinley, Standing Figure, 1962-3