SIR KYFFIN WILLIAMS
Williams was one of the great Welsh artists of the twentieth-century, his paintings captured the majestic landscapes of his native land. The art of Sir Kyffin Williams captured the imagination of the Welsh public. Throughout his career he was rewarded with a great many honours. He was a senior Royal Academician, and for many years he was President of the Royal Cambrian Academy. In 1982 he received an OBE for his services to the arts and in 2000, his 80th year, he was given a knighthood.