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1999

One-man exhibition ‘Paintings and Drawings’ at the University Gallery. ‘Cornish and Spennymoor’, published by the University Gallery. 2001 Pastel sold for £6000, at the time a record price for a living British artist.
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1997

Norman and Sarah Cornish present ten paintings to Northumbria University for the Permanent Collection which are exhibited as part of the ‘New Acquisitions’ exhibition with Lucien Freud, Walter Sickert.
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1996

One-man exhibition at Spennymoor Town Hall.
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1995

Honorary Doctorate in Civil Law from Northumbria University.
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1992

One-man exhibition ‘Norman Cornish: Paintings and Sketches’ opens at the University Gallery and subsequently tours to Oueen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham; Woodhorn Church Museum, Ashington; the Customs House Gallery, South Shields and Hartlepool Art Gallery.
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1990

Exhibition tours to Woodhorn Church Museum, Ashington. Scottish & Newcastle Brewery.
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1989

‘Norman Cornish at Seventy’ first major exhibition at the University Gallery (known as the Polytechnic Gallery from 1977-1991). Launch of his autobiography’A Slice of Life’ published by Mallabar Contemporary Arts. Two Border Artists re-launched with Stanley Spencer and Graham Sutherland.
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1988

Features in Melvyn Bragg‘s documentary series ‘Scenes from Working Lives: A focus on artists Stanley Spencer, Graham Sutherland and Norman Cornish‘for BBC2.
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1987

Starts writing his autobiography.
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1981

The Stone Gallery closes.
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