This year’s most popular work in our 66th Annual Exhibition was
“RIver I” – a large oil painting by Anne Wills
Thank you to all visitors who took time to vote for their favourite piece.
On Saturday 2 March a new art gallery opened in Castle Cary High Street. It is in the former premises of the Natwest Bank and is a branch of the David Simon Contemporary Gallery in Bath. Continue reading “Picasso’s Muse” in Castle Cary; A New gallery Opens.
Making Art Matter: Clifford & Rosemary Ellis Victoria ART Gallery, Bath, 8 September to 25 november 2018 | Normal admission charges apply Continue reading Making Art Matter: Clifford & Rosemary Ellis. Victoria Art Galllery Bath
Sacred Spaces is the title of BAS member Julie Jenkins’ exhibition for Somerset Art Week 15th to 30th September. It is open 11-6pm Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in her home no 2, the Old Police Station, South St., Wincanton BA9 9AZ.
Continue reading Julie Jenkins. Sacred Spaces 15-30th September.
Opening to the public on Saturday 18th and running until Saturday 25th 11-5 pm daily at the Kings’ School Bruton, our annual exhibition is an event not to be missed.
The exhibition is a great opportunity to enjoy the work of local artists and to purchase, cards, mounted but unframed work as well as the selected framed works. This makes it all a real opportunity to buy fine affordable art.
Committee members, helpers and judges have a quick lunch together during the key days when the selection , judging and hanging all came together.
Every year, (for about 30 years now) I go up to London to take in the RA Open Exhibition and the BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery. Continue reading BP PORTRAIT AWARD and Michael Jackson 2018
Just a taster to encourage you to go. The few images I have chosen simply reflect my search for the “wow factor” and a bias towards the figurative. Continue reading Royal Academy 250th Summer Exhibition
For an unforgettable exhibition and for a visit to a gallery which really does compete with Hauser and Wirth as a stunning setting, a visit to Messums at Tisbury is a must. The current INSTALLATION is by the little known in England but famous in the USA 71 yr old JUDY PFAFF . Designed for this exhibition and this setting by her in the beautiful tithe barn and adjoining modern gallery the result is amazing. To give you a taste here are some images. For more details visit MESSUMS WILTSHIRE.COM Continue reading Messums Tisbury SP3 6LW up to 26th Nov. JUDY PFAFF