Based in St Ives Cornwall, Lucy Middleton is an emerging artist and authorial illustrator with a strong focus on the internal.

Earning an MA with distinction in Authorial Illustration and Award for Graphic Fiction 2019 for her research and work surrounding illustrated ‘stream of consciousness’ novels, Lucy explores the portrayal of thinking in literature and the visual arts.


Often adopting the identity Celeste, work engages the internal monologue utilizing books, painting and animation to convey contemplation and philosophical reflection. 

Various pieces are available directly from the 'Purchase' page or on request.

Also a member of an artist's run co-operative, original paintings & prints of Cornwall are permanently displayed and available from Art Space Gallery,The Wharf, St Ives.

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2021- GASS Collective show, CMR, Redruth, Cornwall

2020- Winter Show Bodega Bijou, Falmouth 

2020- Autumn Show Bodega Bijou, Falmouth 

2020- Graduate Award, Cultivator, Cornwall

2019- MA- Authorial Illustration, Falmouth (Distinction)

2019- Award for Graphic Literature, Falmouth University

2019- At The Deep End MA Graduation Show

2019- Cornish Path Moss Cast, Helston

2018- Seeing Voices- Cornwall Contemporary Poetry Festival Falmouth Poly

2014+ Artist and Co-owner of Art Space Gallery, St Ives

2012- BA Visual Arts, Birmingham City University


CLT St Ives Old Vicarage Flats Project- Affordable homes in St Ives

All images copyright © of Lucy Middleton