Tom Greenwood

Biography and work of Tom Greenwood

Tom first came to LARA as a student in 2011, after working as an analyst in investment research.  He spent a four year period as both part-time and full-time student at LARA. Upon graduation, Tom joined LARA as a tutor and has been with LARA ever since.

Tom became Head of LARA Bristol when it opened in 2017. He also works as a privately commissioned portrait painter and a ‘plein air’ landscape painter.  He is based in Bristol.

"lara's greatest strength is that it teaches everything a painter needs to know, without being prescriptive about personal style or taste. technical ability should free the artist, not constrain them"