Mall Galleries Blog

Join us on 27th June at 6:30pm to hear broadcaster, author and art historian Michael Bird explore the work of Wilhelmina Barns-Graham and the St Ives artists - part of The Art of Collecting | Mayfair Art Weekend. Bird will discuss material from his book, 'The St Ives Artists: A Biography of Time and Place'.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-06-18 17:06
Mall Galleries is delighted to share that the First Prize at the BP Portrait Award 2018 has been awarded to regular Mall Galleries exhibitor and Buy Art artist, Miriam Escofet. Fellow RP exhibitor Ania Hobson has been awarded the Young Artist Award.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-06-13 11:27
"The Tunnel- Porthgwarra" Watercolour & bodycolour on paper by Colin Allbrook
Artists have been drawn to the landscapes of Cornwall for hundreds of years - from Turner to Whistler to Barbara Hepworth. Find out what it is about this stunning region which has inspired so much creativity, and see what artists are making of Cornwall today.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-06-06 13:02
"Colourfield" Oil on Canvas by Eve Pettitt
Mall Galleries steps into the creative world of artist, Eve Pettitt, to discuss colour, the beauty of the female form, and the joy of painting.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-05-24 17:32
Photographer Aliona Adrianova talks us through 'Artist in the Portrait', her stunning collection of photographs of RP exhibitors which accompanies this year's Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-05-23 16:21
Learn about commissioning portraiture with Annabel Elton, Mall Galleries' Commissions Consultant.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-05-18 17:30
Find out how member artists at the NEAC Annual Exhibition 2018 explore the age-old binary of work and play through stunning paintings of the workplace.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-05-14 15:58
Old Harry Rocks by Jenny Morgan RSMA
A brief to paint a historical scene of Old Harry Rocks in Dorset is bought to life by Jenny Morgan RSMA. Jenny Morgan , renowned for her accurate portrayal of historical vessels and mastery of painting water, became a member of the Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSMA) in 2009. This same year, coincidentally, Simon Hodgson first saw her work...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Sun, 2018-05-13 14:35
'Red' oil painting by Bernadett Timko
From love and religious fervour to danger and war, discover the complex and often contradictory symbolisms of the colour red, and how contemporary artists use it, in Buy Art | Buy Now's latest selection.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-05-11 13:12
Peter Brown, Early Morning, The Market Hoi An, Vietnam (detail)
The New English Art Club document the world around them through plein air painting; their work offers a striking insight into the artists’ lives and communities. This year, the NEAC Annual Exhibition is replete with scenes of local markets.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2018-05-03 13:07
Kelly-Peter-Marsh-Farm-in-Winter-Essex
The snowfall this spring may have brought planes and trains to a grinding halt, but member artists of the New English Art Club were less easily deterred. Many took inspiration from the flurries, as testified by this year's New English Annual Exhibition, where works documenting life during ‘the Beast from the East’ feature strongly.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Wed, 2018-05-02 10:10
'Study 1' by Martin Karpisz
Discover the winner of the Hermione Hammond Drawing Award, and see the winning work and finalists' images.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-04-30 10:56