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Sir Howard Hodgkin studied at the Camberwell School of Art and Bath Academy of Art from 1949 to 1954. In 1964 he made his first visit to India and became interested in Indian miniature paintings, about which he has become a world renowned expert.
From 1966 to 1972 he taught at Chelsea School of Art and was a Trustee of the Tate Gallery from 1970 to 1976. From 1978 to 1985 he was also a trustee of the National Gallery in London. In 1984 he represented Britain at the XLI Venice Biennale. The popularity of his paintings and prints grew and in 1985 he was awarded the Turner Prize. In 1992 he was knighted and in 2000 given an Honorary Doctorate of Letters, Oxford University