Bert Wright is President of the Royal Society of Marine Artists and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He is also a Governor of the Federation of British Artists which has its headquarters at the Mall Galleries, London. His work is exhibited in a number of international galleries in a number of countries. He travels extensively and is a plein air painter, his studio work being mainly confined to commissioned works. The East and West coasts of America have provided numerous subjects over the many years he has been visiting and painting in this country.