Mall Galleries Blog

Despite being a practising artist since the 1950s, John Falcke has never exhibited... until now. Mall Galleries is honoured to host 'Falcke on the Mall', a retrospective exhibition showcasing a remarkable career characterised by creativity and experimentation.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-03-07 17:14
'Carnations' oil painting by Ben Eden
Flowers have always been culturally significant as ancient national symbols, celebratory markers of holidays and festivals, and as gifts exchanged between loved ones. Find out more about the tradition of flower gifts and how Mall Galleries Buy Art | Buy Now is innovating for Mothering Sunday.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-03-05 17:19
'Winter Landscape - Sunset III' painting by David Scott Moore
Romanticist landscape painters rejected the rationalism of Eighteenth-Century Enlightenment thinking to return to wild and uncontrollable nature, creating vast skyscapes and tumultuous scenes of the natural world. Find out how artists are developing on this style today, and discover our new Selection on Buy Art | Buy Now: 'All that Stuns the Soul'.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-03-02 16:44
Coffee Morning sketching ballet dancers
Pastel painting and ballet have been close companions since Edgar Degas first sketched the dancers of the Paris Opera. As part of The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2018, Mall Galleries paid homage to this celebrated relationship with a visit from the ballerinas of the Central School of Ballet.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-03-01 13:31
'Empty Chair' by Fleur Yearsley
Former Columbia Threadneedle Prize judge, British artist Paul Benney, takes us through his favourite artworks in this year's Columbia Threadneedle Prize and Mall Galleries Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-02-09 16:49
Artsy
Mall Galleries recently forged a new partnership with Artsy, the world’s largest online database of contemporary art. Since publicly launching in 2012, Artsy has been transforming the global art market, making it more accessible by helping artists and galleries to connect with buyers and art lovers internationally.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-02-01 15:35
'Constellation' abstract oil painting by Peggy Cozzi
Discover more about the practice of our first Reception Selection artist of 2018, Peggy Cozzi. Cozzi is an abstract artist whose captivating works place colour and movement at their forefront to profoundly engage with each viewer.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-02-01 10:49
In 2017, Mall Galleries continued their on-going educational project partnership with the RSMA, launching a regional project working with home-educated children on the Isle of Wight.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Mon, 2018-01-22 15:56
'Olive Tree and Moon' by Miriam Escofet
Mall Galleries' Director, Lewis McNaught selects his new choices for the new year on Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-01-12 13:43
'Self Portrait' oil painting by Kenny McKendry
Finding time for a moment of reflection before his three-year-old son’s birthday party, Irish painter Kenny McKendry tells Mall Galleries' Beatrice Bowles-Bray about his love of painting the landscapes of his birthplace, his acclaimed career as a book illustrator, and the artistic and familial influences which inform his work.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-01-11 11:51
'Bee' oil painting by Bernadett Timko
We’re delighted that so many of the artists we selected for Buy Art | Buy Now were recognised with prizes and awards in Society Annual Exhibitions in 2017. Many of the FBA Societies offer valuable prizes to the artists exhibiting in their Annual Exhibitions, to reward talent and support individuals in their ongoing careers. Below you can see a selection of the winning artists and their works, available to purchase on Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Tue, 2018-01-09 11:27
Beatrice Bowles-Bray
Meet the newest member of the Mall Galleries' Team.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2018-01-04 14:17