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The New English Art Club and Mall Galleries are delighted to announce the Prizes & Awards from the New English Art Club Annual Exhibition 2021. Congratulations to all artists who have been awarded prizes by our generous prize givers. The exhibition is open at Mall Galleries until Saturday 3 July. Book Tickets If you cannot make the exhibition we hope...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2021-06-23 10:51
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An empty chair in a piece of figurative artwork is often representative of the person who would sit in it, so they are, in a sense, a form of portraiture.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Wed, 2021-06-09 14:52
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Books have universally been used to represent knowledge and learning, so here we explore artists in the exhibition who have chosen to depict subjects reading.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Wed, 2021-06-09 14:17
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Discover the prize-winning work from the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2021-05-18 16:14
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I'm delighted to have been awarded The William Lock Portrait Prize at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2021
Posted by Frances Bell RP on Wed, 2021-05-05 14:06
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What can we read into the paintings of pears in the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours Annual Exhibition?
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Mon, 2021-04-19 17:35
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Part four of the Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition 2021 Prizes & Awards
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2021-04-14 12:13
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Part three of the Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition 2021 Prizes & Awards
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2021-04-14 12:08
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Part two of the Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition 2021 Prizes & Awards
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2021-04-14 12:05
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Part one of the Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition 2021 Prizes & Awards
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2021-04-14 12:01
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Painting portraits of vagrants has a long history; whether the artists saw themselves reflected in the friendless and destitute, those shunned by society, or wanted to offer an alternative view of humanity than the one depicted in endless portraits of the stiff-upper-lipped members of the aristocracy that line the walls of official buildings, it is a tradition that is represented by some deeply moving contemporary paintings in the RBA 2021.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Tue, 2021-04-13 13:09
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This year the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition has a mini-theme of Childhood, and The RP Award will be presented for the best portrait on this theme. Prizewinners will be announced here at 5pm on Thursday 6 May. See the full collection of Childhood portraits on our Pinterest Board here Frances Bell RP regularly paints children: " It’s...
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Tue, 2021-04-06 15:31