Entitled Portraits of Artists and Friends this nine room exhibition is unmissable, even if it is attracting as I was told by a staff member “an unexpectedly large number of viewers.” This is because Sargent remains, as he was during his life-time, an immensely popular artistic superstar. Continue reading John Singer Sargent at the National Portrait Gallery until 25th May
BAS member Fletcher Robinson with his wife Marie-Helene and daughter Amelia share with us the artistic highlights of their recent trip to France. Continue reading Fletcher in France 2015
An art exhibition comparing and contrasting the work of Andy Warhol and William Morris is a bold and unexpected move and one which draws attention to the curator whose idea it was almost as much as it does to the subjects. Continue reading An Unlikely Couple. Morris and Warhol at Modern Art Oxford. 6:12:2014 – 8:3:2015
If some of the work shown by Hauser and Wirth has not been to your taste, do not be put off, for the new exhibition, on until 22nd February, contains work by the video artist Pipilotti Rist which I personally found amazing, unforgettable, moving and beautiful. Continue reading Unforgettable. Unmissable. Pipilotti Rist at Hauser and Wirth.
Yes Tessa McIntyre, one of BAS most well known members is having an exhibition Continue reading Tessa McIntyre Exhibition in Shaftesbury
Chichester certainly looked inviting when we arrived on a sunny June day and in just over two hours from Wincanton, less time than a coach journey into London! Continue reading A Day at Pallant House
Meeting at 3 pm in the handsome new Market House room in Castle Cary Continue reading Five Schools Art Competition Prize Giving 21-5-14
Judging the first of our Five Schools GCSE Art Competition has been an exciting and rewarding experience for the three of us, Tessa McIntyre, Will Vaughan and myself. Continue reading Crunch Time for the Five Schools Competiton. Wed.21st May 4p.m
The room under the Chapel restaurant in Bruton is rather stunning. Continue reading Hauser and Wirth bring Video Art to Bruton.
The aims of this competition are: Continue reading Bruton Art Society Five Schools Art Competition