RBA End of Year – Good News

This is the last “Good News” for 2019, but we hope there will be lots more to share in 2020. David Sprakes is exhibiting three bronze sculptures at: The Adrian Hill Gallery, Holt, Norfolk From the 15th November to the 23rd December AXE HEAD FORMS – Bronze  John Sprakes’ book “Journey into Abstraction” is now being sold in many prestigious libraries … Read More

RBA September Show at Trent Art Gallery 2019

The Best of British The following selected artists will be showing work at Trent Art Gallery, 19 New Brunswick Street, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire from Friday 6th September to Saturday 28th September. The Private View by invitation only is on Thursday 5th September 6pm – 9pm. Akash Bhatt RBA RWS Annie Boisseau RBA Jason Bowyer (1957 – 2019) PPNEAC PS … Read More

Late Summer News

 LATE SUMMER NEWS: Guy Portelli collected handprints of musicians who played at the Isle of Wight Festival in 68, 69 & 70 and the work was shown at Gallery Different until 20th July.  The work is not finished yet as he still has a number of handprints to go – Andy Roberts from Liverpool Scene who played in 69 & 70 … Read More

RBA Award Winners 2019

‘The Thames at Putney’ By Ronald Morgan RBA Winner of the Whistler Medal ‘Running Whippet By Yu Fan Winner of the de Laszlo Foundation Prize ‘From Dark to Light’ By Tara Versey Winner of the Rome Scholarship ‘Red Earth, Sky Blue’ By Annie Boisseau RBA Winner of The Artist Magazine Award for a group of works. ‘Terrace Sunlight’ By Meg … Read More

Work by Shanti Panchal, Hon RBA acquired by the V&A.

Work by Shanti Panchal, Hon RBA acquired by the V&A. SPECIAL EVENT Saturday, 27 April 2019 Jain Art: celebrating Mahavir Jayanti “Jainism originated in India and is one of the world’s oldest religions. This event marks the annual celebration of the birth of Mahavira, the 24th Tirthankar (spiritual teacher). Discover more about Jainism with fascinating talks from contemporary Jain art … Read More

2019 April News

John Sprakes:  John’s book ‘Journey into Abstraction’ is due to be published during the first week of April: On the 1st May John has been invited to join the judging panel for the Artist and Leisure Magazine painting competition at the Mall Galleries. Friday 3rd May will be the first book signing in South Yorkshire at an evening event that will take … Read More

2019 March News

• Austin Cole has had a print accepted for the Lynn Painter-Stainers exhibition and three of his prints have been shortlisted for the NEAC • Melissa Scott-Miller also has works in the Lynn Painter-Stainers show The Lynn Painter-Stainers is running now and closes on the 17th March • Annie Boisseau has had a painting selected for the RWS Contemporary Watercolour … Read More

Catching up with Summer News – A Summary

The Summer Showcase at Gallery DIFFERENT Peter Newsome, Chris Myers and Guy Portelli are among the 25 artists participating in The Summer Showcase at Gallery DIFFERENT 14 Percy Street, London W1T 1DR This show runs from the 3rd – 25th August Manchester Academy of Fine Arts John Sprakes, David Sprakes and John McCombs are showing work with the Manchester Academy … Read More