Mall Galleries Blog

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Alexander Goudie (1933-2004) holds a place in Art History as ‘one of Scotland’s finest figurative painters.’
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Wed, 2017-11-29 15:36
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To roam the city, waiting for inspiration to strike, has been a tactic of artists for centuries. From Vermeer to Lowry, the stimulation of the street has led to the creation of astounding works of art.
Posted by Anonymous on Fri, 2017-11-10 16:38
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If there’s one image the lyrical lilt of ‘I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas’ brings to my imagination, it’s this: Roger Dellar’s oil painting, ‘First Snow’.
Posted by Anna Preston on Wed, 2017-11-08 10:29
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Sally Hales, Editor of Artists & Illustrators, tells us about the five works she chose for her Curator's Choice on Buy Art | Buy Now
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Fri, 2017-10-27 12:46
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Darren Rees SWLA has created this wonderful Polar Bear design for a Christmas Card which we will be selling in Mall Galleries’ Bookshop this festive season. We caught up with him to discuss Christmas, acrylics and Arctic expeditions
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2017-10-24 10:42
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On the 26 th January at one of Mall Galleries’ ‘Coffee Mornings for Art Lovers', two of our visitors happened to sit next to one another …by the time they left, just a few hours later, they had swapped numbers and become friends in real life! Read their story: Patricia Glasswell & Katrine Storebo Katrine: I started visiting the Mall...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2017-10-06 10:08
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Largely self-taught, Rosa’s paintings are always colourful, fun and laced with dreamy elements of magical realism. We asked Rosa a few questions about her creative inspiration, life as the first woman president of the RI, and her two Christmas cards that will be available in our bookshop, ‘Lady Madonna’ and ‘Christmas Party’.
Posted by Anna Preston on Mon, 2017-09-25 09:50
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Peter Clossick NEAC, painter, member of the New English Art Club and shortlisted artist for the Threadneedle Prize 2016, shares his pick of Buy Art | Buy Now with us. Above the Trees by Claire Edge There is overall directness with Claire’s callographs in their painterly qualities and modest size, incorporating both chance and accident. Created from memory they contain...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Mon, 2017-09-18 16:51
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My Work Placement Experience with Mall Galleries Education ‘Our Shared Heritage’ Exhibition and Project in partnership with The Royal Parks. By Zhenni Xu Audiences Are the Best Artists and Children Can Be the Most Inspirational Mentors For two weeks over this summer, I was fortunate to undertake a work placement with the Mall Galleries Education Department, assisting with the delivery...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2017-09-15 15:02
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A Unique Opportunity to help Young Talent become Professional Artists ‘In the Studio’ is inspired by the everyday life and spaces of professional artists. Supporting this unique project will enable more creative young people to discover the studios of artists who exhibit at Mall Galleries. During visits and mentoring sessions, they will explore the significance of these very personal spaces,...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2017-09-15 14:24
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Susan Mumford, art world entrepreneur, speaker, author and mentor, highlights three prints and two paintings from Buy Art | Buy Now
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2017-09-01 11:44
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Nicholas Usherwood, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Federation of British Artists / Mall Galleries and Chairman of its Exhibitions Committee, tells us of four works from Buy Art | Buy Now which stood out for him.
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Mon, 2017-07-31 12:50