Maurice Wilks (1910 - 1984):
Maurice Wilks was born in Belfast and was educated at Malone Public Elementary School. He attended night classes at the Belfast School of Art and won a scholarship to the day school. He had several one-man shows, and exhibited regularly in Belfast and Dublin. He also exhibited in Canada, Toronto and Montreal, and the United States of America. His work is represented at the Ulster Museum and the Armagh County Museum, as well as other locations.