Eric Bellis - Fine Artist

Eric Bellis

Los Angeles, CA - United States








Eric Bellis

Los Angeles, CA - United States

Eric Bellis - Fine Artist

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February 23rd, 2009







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About Eric Bellis

Eric Bellis (aka Rico Bell) was born near Liverpool in the UK and has been working as a professional artist since the early seventies. His work has been exhibited and represented by many commercial galleries throughout the UK and the USA. He has also exhibited in the UK at the Royal Academy, London, the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Manchester City Art Gallery, Leeds City Art Gallery, Cardiff City Art Gallery and Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre.
In addition to his visual art work, and under the pseudonym Rico Bell, Bellis writes, records and performs music both as a solo artist and as a long time member of the Mekons, a band formed in Leeds, England in the late seventies. He and some of his fellow Mekons have also worked collaboratively on a number of art projects which include:-
‘Theater Project for a Rock Band’ at the DIA center in New York, collaborating with the conceptual artist Vito Acconci.
‘Mekons United’ collaborative and individual paintings with an accompanying book held at the Polk Museum, Florida and subsequently at the Thread-waxing space, New York.
‘Pussy King of the Pirates’ a recording and performance piece with the late Kathy Acker.
Performed in London, Brighton, Chicago and Seattle,
‘OOOH’ (Out Of Our Heads) a touring show based on the orphic myth of the singing head, produced with grant aid from the Arts Council of England.
‘The Art Tube’ a project which turned a London tube train into a traveling art gallery.

Bellis’s works have been published in print form by Felix Rosenstiel’s Widow and Son Ltd. of London and have been featured in a variety of publications which include:-
‘Mekons United, a book produced to accompany the Polk Museum exhibition.
‘Hello Cruel World’, a book of illustrated Mekons lyrics’
‘Artists Newsletter’ a UK based Magazine.
‘New Yorker’ magazine

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The Thames from Lowell's Wharf Greenwich by Eric Bellis


Thames Barges Passing the 02 Arena London by Eric Bellis


Watching Barges on the Thames River London by Eric Bellis


Thames Barges by Tower Bridge London by Eric Bellis


A Thames Barge by Canary Wharf by Eric Bellis


Recycling Barge on the Thames River by Eric Bellis


London Tower Bridge at Low Tide by Eric Bellis


Cutty Sark Caught in a Squall by Eric Bellis


The Tall Ship Thalassa by the Old Royal Naval College Greenwich by Eric Bellis


Early Bird by Eric Bellis


Abandoned Wharf by Eric Bellis


Thames Barges in Morning Mist by Eric Bellis


Untitled Sailing Barge 2 by Eric Bellis


Untitled Sailing Barge 1 by Eric Bellis


The Pelican of London by Eric Bellis


Thames Sentinels by Eric Bellis


Thames Sailing Barge by Tower Bridge London by Eric Bellis


View of the Thames from Rainham Marsh by Eric Bellis


Cutty Sark Anchored off the Coast by Eric Bellis

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