|Born in Southsea, England in 1960 and
studied for a Diploma in Illustration at Southampton College.
Aldo now lives in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France.
Beginning his career as a freelance illustrator his work appeared
in and on the front covers
of numerous magazines including the Sunday Times Culture Magazine,
TV Times and Punch.
Aldo is now a recognized and successful figurative and portrait
||The narrative quality of Aldo Balding's
magnificent paintings is usually what initially draws his viewers
in. Aldo's works have been referred to as "nostalgic",
but he considers them timeless.
Aldo's conveys his love of the more formal time and finds a suited
man is much more interesting, narratively speaking, than someone
in sneakers and jeans.
He continues the timeless feel of his work into his interior
scenes and landscapes.