Alice Mason - Introduction

Education:

B.A. Hons Degree Fine Art and Art History / Cultural Studies, Bath Academy of Art.

Experience:

Fine Artist, Mural Artist, Scenic and Backdrop painter. Painted large canvas backdrops with original medieval designs and materials for Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford Upon Avon. Paint finishes and mural for Lucy Johnson Antiques, World Antiques Fair, Olympia, London. Freelanced for D.K.T. paint effects and murals for London offices, homes and shops. Other clients included Ilias Lala Ounis, Knightsbridge, London and Meridian Health and Fitness Club, Amersham, Buckinghamshire.

Worked extensively in the United States, based in Los Angeles. Marbled Caesars Palace, Las Vegas. Painted columns, architectural features, shop fronts and interiors. Clients included Gucci, Versace, Louis Vuitton, Bernini and Spagos. Faux marble and gold leaf for Warner Brothers Store, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas. Trompe l’oeil murals for Fred Segal Department Stores, Santa Monica, California.

Cartoon animal murals for Bright Child children's’ activity centre, Santa Monica. Painted murals and faux fin­ishes for law offices, furniture stores, shops, restaurants, homes and gardens in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Las Vegas and Phoenix, Arizona. Painted murals, reverse glass paintings and other decor for L’lsle aux Tresors restaurant, Golfe Juan, near Cannes, France. Mural Artist and specialist decorator I faux painter in London for homes, shops and restaurants. Clients included the Sultan of Oman and Sandell Perkins Bathroom Display Store, Marble Arch London.

Film & Television:

Art Director for”Que Curso MiTercero” Spanish TV Series, ”Pop Art Film Factory” Los Angeles and “Fairplay Productions”, Barcelona, Spain. Art Department and Production Assistant for MTV music videos of”Keita”, ”G-MO” and “Failure”, Pop Art Film Factory, Los Angeles. Scenic painting for television and commercials, Lexington Scenery and Props and Tribal Scenery, Los Angeles. Scenic painting and mural backdrops for “America Baila”,  “Telemundo”, Channel 52, Los Angles. Scenic for production designers Dan Butts and Michael Trilikis “Playboy Video”. Scenic for American Film Institute production “All About Lurleen”.

Theatre:

Stage design and set painting for plays “An Evening with Rosenbaum and Krull” and “Single Color Rainbow”, Fountainhead Theatre, Los Angeles.

Posters:

Commissioned to paint series of fine art posters in naive American style, and Chinese swans, Prestige Graphics, Los Angeles.

Interior Decorator:

Various homes in Los Angeles Area.

Fine Art:

One-woman show of paintings, Theatre Royal, Bath.

Antique Doll Painting And Sculpting:

Porcelain and wax antique reproduction dolls, Frances Lynne Dolls, Los Angeles, California and Brenda Burke Dolls, Hastings.

Her Experience:

Hostess at French/American Art Foundation, ”Fondation d’Art de Ia Napoule’ France. Playleader at children’s after-school club, Vauxhall, London. Proficient in French.

Contact Information:

Tel: 01424 812550
E-mail: alicemason367@hotmail.com