Ernest Zobole, artist with a connection to Wales (Rhondda)
Ernest ZoboleInfluential Welsh landscape artist. 1948, Cardiff College of Art1952, Became aquatinted with Heinz Koppel at Dowlais 1953, Taught at Llangefni School, Anglesey 1957.Returned to Rhondda Valley and taught at Aberdare and Treorchy 1956. Member of 56 group Wales 1963, Lecturer, Newport College of Art.
Connection: Born in Ystrad Rhondda 1927.
Ernest Zobole died on 27th November 1999.
I was lucky to have been taught by him, in my foundation year at Newport Art College in 1974. I would like to know and see more of his work. Also to hear of what happened to the other lecturers of that time.