Born in 1964 into a family of artists, Tim’s Father Michael Hall trained at The Royal College and his Mother Brenda Hall has shown  at the Royal Academy and taught art for over twenty years.   In addition to this Tim’s elder Sister Robin Hall attended St Martins and has a successful career painting.

After completing a degree in Fine Art from Kingston Art College in 1989, Tim worked in the art department of Shepperton and Pinewood film studios.   He maintained his painting and took on some prestigious public and private commissions, notably a monumental piece for Air Products HQ, actors John Nettles, Peter Farrell and Brian Burden and business tycoon Gary Blackburn with family.   Subsequently Tim taught art for eight years before moving from Esher to Cornwall.   There he has opened his own painting holidays school and concentrated on the Cornish sea and landscape.


New English Art Club 2000 (in 2003 2nd place for Minto awards)

Royal Institute of Portrait Painters,  Royal Society of Marine Painters,

The Federation of British Artists 2001, The Little Picture Gallery, Mousehole, The Waterside Gallery, St Ives, The Fowey River Gallery,

The Sandpiper Gallery, Mousehole, Essex Tyler Gallery, Mousehole

New Grafton Gallery, London, De Fined Art Gallery, Esher,