Born in England, Paul completed his studies in fine art at the Wimbledon School of Art in London and further at Delhi School of Art in India. He studied photography, printmaking, and ceramics at the Blackpool and Fylde College.
Before moving to Cape Town, he exhibited regularly in London and worked in the printmaking studios of London Contemporary Art fine art publishers.
Since settling in Cape Town in 2003, he has exhibited widely in South Africa, with The Association for Visual Arts, Bell Roberts, Everard Read, Knysna Fine Art, and The Dorp Street Gallery. More recently he has shown work with The Haas Collective, These Four Walls, and the Cape Gallery.
In 2008/9 He was a participating artist at the ABSAKKNK in Oudtshoorn. He is actively involved in teaching through his studio at the Spencer Street Studios in Observatory, Cape Town and is regularly involved in community work through the Truworths Social Investment Trust.
His work is in numerous private and public collections.