Tuesday 19th March 2013C Art Open Studios
Visit my studio during Cumbria's best art event. Open September 14 th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 28th and 29th
Tuesday 19th March 2013Printfest
Now in its twelfth successful year, on May 4 th and 5th at Ulverston
Tuesday 19th March 2013Cumbria Open
The 2013 exhibition of Kendal's "Greendoor" artists in the Sugar Store at Brewery Arts continues until April
Sunday 21st October 2012RWA 160th Autumn Exhibition
I will be exhibiting my work as part of the 160th Royal West of England Academy's Autumn Exhibition.
This will run from the 21st October until 30th December 2012.
As described on the RWA's website: "Bringing to a close a fantastic year of exhibitions at the RWA, the Autumn Exhibition showcases the cream of painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and architecture selected and curated by an expert panel from thousands of submitted works.
Featuring 541 works by 354 artists, all works (with the exception of those by Honorary RWA, HRH The Prince of Wales) for sale. Prices starting from just £75 make this annual show an eclectic mix of work by unknown, emerging and established artists to suit all tastes and pockets"
For more information, and how to get there, please view the RWA website
Sunday 21st October 2012Greenham Common Open 2012
I'm pleased to say that I will be exhibit my work as part of the Greenham Common Open, until Thursday the 22nd November.
"Following the success of previous Open Submission exhibitions, the Corn Exchange Newbury and New Greenham Arts are proud to once again open our gallery to emerging and established artists working across a diverse range of media.
This year artists were asked to submit work that explored the geographic, political and emotional themes drawn from the significance of New Greenham Arts and its location on the de-commissioned American nuclear air base."
Monday 24th September 2012Heavenly Bodies Exhibition
I am currently exhibiting as part of the Heavenly Bodies exhibition at the Beach Hut Gallery
in Morecambe Bay.
The gallery is based in a railway station building in Kents Bank, and there are fantastic views of the famous bay from the gallery itself.
The exhibition brings together painters, print makers, sculptors and ceramicists and couldn't be set in a more beautiful location.
Posted on September 24th 2012 on 04:42pm
Monday 24th September 2012Touring in the Wood Engravers 75th Anniversary Exhibition
This year, the Society of Wood Engravers is holding an tourning exhibition to celebrate its 75th anniverary.
I will be helping the society to celebrate by participating in their touring show.
You can catch the exhibition, and enjoy a range of artworks created through a variety of wood engraving techniques at the following venues on the given dates.
Art Jericho, Oxford - 20th September - 21st October 2012
Victoria Gallery, Bridge Street, Bath - 24th November 2012 - 20th January 2013
Bankside Gallery, London - 29th January - 10th February 2013
Zilla Bell Gallery, Thirsk - March 2013
Marie Gallery, Axminster - 16th April - 25th May 2013
Posted on September 24th 2012 on 03:31pm
Friday 21st September 2012Selected for the Clydeside Open
I am pleased to announce that I have been selected to participate in this years Clydeside Open, which is happening between the 2nd November and 8th December.
West Dunbartonshire Council has worked closely with individual artsts and national organisations such as the National Galleries of Scotland, the Hayward Gallery, and the Imperial War Museum, for over 20 years to provide space for artists to showcase their work.
The Clydeside Open Art Show will feature at venues including the Backdoor Gallery, Dunbarton Heritage Centre, Clydebank Heritage Centre and the new Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery.
The show will feature the work of both amaeuter and professional artists, with an international scope.
Posted on September 21st 2012 on 03:25pm
Tuesday 18th September 2012Successful C -Art , the Cumbrian Wide Open Studios Event
I am pleased to announced yet another successful participation in the C-Art event here in Cumbria this year!
C-Art Open Studios is now in its second year, and is already the biggest visual arts event to be held in Cumbria. It celebrates a range of art making across the region, to include contemporary art, traditional crafts and design work.
I was one of 134 artists studios and galleries that opened their doors to the public between the 1st and 16th Septmber, and welcomed a range of art lovers from around the country.
I very much look forward to participating in the event again next year.
Posted on September 18th 2012 on 03:19pm
Tuesday 10th April 2012Calendar of Prints at Abbot Hall
Another exciting Abbot Hall
fixture to look forward to, from the 19th July, through to September, a range of my prints will be on view, and available to buy from the coffee shop.
The prints that will be on sale are a series of 12 linocuts, each representing a month of the year, through studies of sheep.
You can view the full series of prints here on my website
in the run up to the exhibition.
I hope to see you there.