Mall Galleries Blog

John Deston Mall Galleries
John, our wonderful Gallery & Events Manager has been looking after Mall Galleries for over 30 years. We chat to him about his experiences over the years, his love of working here and he reveals a few of his memorable moments.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2015-04-21 11:18
The RSMA seeks submissions of painting and sculpture that involve the sea and the marine environment, including harbours and shorelines, traditional craft and contemporary shipping, creeks, beaches, wildlife - in short anything that involves tidal water.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Mon, 2015-03-30 15:37
Art of a Nation Michael Portilo
Our major forthcoming loan exhibition, ‘ The Art of a Nation: Irish Works from the Allied Irish Banks and Crawford Art Gallery Collections ’, was announced on Monday at a special press conference held in the Irish Embassy. Ireland’s Ambassador, Mr Daniel Mulhall, was joined for the occasion by AIB chairman Richard Pym and Mall Galleries’ chairman Michael Portillo. The...
Posted by Lewis McNaught on Thu, 2015-03-26 07:38
A fun video with ArtStart project participants from London Fields Primary School, created by our friends at Eastside
Posted by ElliKoumousi on Fri, 2015-03-20 10:53
Pastel Society
Prize Winners for the Pastel Society's 116th Annual Exhibition.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2015-02-24 10:13
RBA Rising Stars
The Royal Society of British Artists is showcasing work by younger artists and students at Lloyd's Register Gallery from 4 Feb to 5 March 2015
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2015-01-29 11:12
What a Wonderful Christmas… Thank you to everyone who attended the Friends of Mall Galleries Christmas Party last night. It was a resounding success with 250 guests attending, along with our Chairman, the Rt Hon. Michael Portillo. The night started with an exciting treasure hunt, taking guests on a tour of the fabulous NEAC exhibition. We had Christmas music in...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2014-12-03 16:58
William Bowyer NEAC RP
Mall Galleries talks to William Bowyer PPNEAC Hon RP
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2014-11-25 16:07
Mall Galleries talks to Bob Brown about his approach to painting and his career.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2014-11-25 16:05
To celebrate 50 years of the Society of Wildlife Artists, founding member, Robert Gillmor discusses the early years of the Society, it’s Membership within the Federation of British Artists and his own career.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2014-11-25 16:02
Sir David Attenborough opened the Society of Wildlife's 50th Annual Exhibition at Mall Galleries in 2013
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2014-11-25 15:58
During the FBA Futures Exhibition at Mall Galleries Alastair Adams, President of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, gave a speech to young artists titled 'The Creative Entrepreneur', giving tips and tricks of being a successful and working artist today.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2014-11-25 15:54