Kris Hardy’s background is in fine art painting and automotive design. He was born in Nottingham in 1978, where he lived until he went to university at 19. He studied art and design at college and then vehicle design at the University of Huddersfield, where he graduated with a 1st Class Honours Degree in 2000. Kris Hardy then went on to study at the Royal College of Art in Kensington where he gained his MA. He worked at various design studios after graduating from the Royal College of Art in 2002, including Lotus Cars.
Since 2003 Kris has concentrated full-time on his paintings and has exhibited in galleries around the UK. He has undertaken numerous commissions, with the vast majority of his paintings being commissioned from the south of England, including commissions to both Boris Johnson, and former deputy mayor of London, Richard Barnes. Kris has lived in East Yorkshire for the past few years.
Kris Hardy's signed limited editions are the highest quality Giclee Prints on fine art paper.