Mall Galleries Blog

David Curtis Mall Galleries Christmas Cards
David’s oil painting, ‘Deep Snow’, will be available as a Christmas card in our Mall Galleries Bookshop. We chose to make it into a card because, for us, it is the essence of winter and implies a seasonal cosiness tinged with nostalgia.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2017-11-29 17:05
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
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
Friends of Mall Galleries
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
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
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
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
Liberty Rowley Peter Clossick
The fifth in an ongoing series: Perspective
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Mon, 2017-06-12 13:00
Gideon Summerfield
We’re thrilled to announce that Royal Drawing School student Gideon Summerfield, aged 22, has won the First Prize of £4,000 in this year’s Hermione Hammond Drawing Award
Posted by Liam Kilby on Mon, 2017-05-08 10:04
Liberty Rowley Peter Clossick
Liberty Rowley, Marketing Manager at Mall Galleries recently agreed to sit for Peter Clossick NEAC after bumping in to him at a book launch in the South London Gallery. In this first post in an ongoing series, Liberty describes visiting Peter's studio for the first time and his method starting a new portrait.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Wed, 2017-04-19 12:22
Ian Cryer, The Travelling Post Office
When he heard the last Royal Mail Travelling Post Office Train was to run in 2004, Ian Cryer arranged to document for posterity the Royal Mail Staff sorting post at 90 miles an hour from Plymouth to Bristol.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2017-02-16 10:24
Inês-Hermione Mulford, Surgical Still Life
Inês-Hermione Mulford Surgical Still-Life Voted the Jackson's One to Watch by visitors to FBA Futures 2017
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Tue, 2017-01-24 11:06