Mall Galleries Blog

"Evening in Monmartre" Oil on Canvas by Ania Hobson
Our latest Reception Selection features work by BP Young Portrait Artist 2018, Ania Hobson. Here, Hobson tells us about her artistic influences and how she found her distinctive style.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Thu, 2019-05-30 14:08
Rob & Martha by Emma Hopkins - cover
Emma Hopkins RP discusses her path from prosthetics to portrait painting, capturing the duality of human emotion and the journey we go on with our bodies.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Wed, 2019-05-29 12:04
Wild India by Kate Morgan
Kate Morgan RI discusses blending the fantastical with the real to create enchanting naturescapes and her recent collaboration with H&M Kids.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Mon, 2019-05-20 13:33
Outside Time cover
A conversation about the healing power of prison horticulture and the symbolism of stories with Hannah Wright, author of Outside Time and artist Brian Dunce PS.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Wed, 2019-05-01 13:29
George Jackson, 22 years old and studying at Wimbledon College of Arts, has won the first prize of £2,000 in this year’s Hermione Hammond Drawing Award for his ink drawing of a ‘man having his arm ravaged by a black dog’.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Mon, 2019-04-29 09:45
We spoke to Ed Burkes, winner of the Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award 2019, about island life, how it's influencing his artistic practice and his plans for his upcoming residency in Derbyshire.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Wed, 2019-04-10 13:23
Ed Burkes Winner of the Jonathan Vickers Prize 2019
Foundation Derbyshire and Mall Galleries are pleased to announce Ed Burkes as the winner of the eighth Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Wed, 2019-04-10 12:38
21-year-old Italian artist Andrea Santi wins the £5,000 Alfred Teddy Smith & Zsuzsi Roboz Award for a pencil drawing of her mother.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2019-02-08 13:48
Mohammed Sami wins the Hottinger Prize
The painter Mohammed Sami has won the Hottinger Award for Excellence at this year's FBA Futures for his painting Unedited Still-Life.
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Thu, 2019-02-07 10:26
Estelle Lovatt FBA Futures
What did our 'Art Expert in Residence', Estelle Lovatt, think of her first Mall Galleries residency day?
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2019-02-01 11:22
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Applications are now open for the 2019 John Busby Seabird Drawing Course Bursary. Read about the impact it has had on the 2018 bursary winners.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Mon, 2018-10-22 12:40
Discover the most highly sought after portrait artists of 2018.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-09-21 17:34