Mall Galleries Blog

Geoff Hunt PPRSMA explains the stories behind his stunning paintings of warships which will be on display as part of the Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition (11 to 20 October). From researching maritime commissions to marine artists from history, Hunt reveals what inspires him to put brush to canvas.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-09-03 16:46
Mark Myers The Tea Clipper Serica Outward Bound
Mark Myers PPRSMA takes us behind the scenes of two of his paintings, on display at the Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition 2018 (11 to 20 October).
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-09-03 13:13
HMS Anson wrecked on Loe Bar
Geoffrey Huband ARSMA reveals the dramatic stories behind his scenes of British Naval history in this year's Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-08-30 16:06
Wright-Paul-HMS-Vanguard
Paul Wright RSMA takes us through the history of HMS Vanguard, the inspiration for his painting on display as part of the Royal Society of Marine Artists: Prelude (11 to 16 September).
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2018-08-30 11:51
Tony Williams The Ghost of the Deaf Rivetter
RSMA exhibitor Tony Williams shares his passion for painting historic dockyard scenes from Britain's industrial past.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Wed, 2018-08-29 11:27
Mark Myers HM Ship Triumph and Squadron off the Pointe
Mark Myers PPRSMA takes us through the decorated history of the HMS Triumph, which features in one of his paintings in the Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Exhibition 2018.
Posted by Mark Myers PPRSMA on Tue, 2018-08-28 11:35
The coastal village of Mousehole in Cornwall is a favourite painting subject for members of the Royal Society of Marine Artists. Unpicking its appeal, Mall Galleries Marketing Manager, Liberty Rowley, delves into the rich history behind this picturesque place.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Fri, 2018-08-24 15:56
Photographer Aliona Adrianova talks us through 'Artist in the Portrait', her stunning collection of photographs of RP exhibitors which accompanies this year's Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-05-23 16:21
Find out how member artists at the NEAC Annual Exhibition 2018 explore the age-old binary of work and play through stunning paintings of the workplace.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-05-14 15:58
Peter Brown, Early Morning, The Market Hoi An, Vietnam (detail)
The New English Art Club document the world around them through plein air painting; their work offers a striking insight into the artists’ lives and communities. This year, the NEAC Annual Exhibition is replete with scenes of local markets.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2018-05-03 13:07
Kelly-Peter-Marsh-Farm-in-Winter-Essex
The snowfall this spring may have brought planes and trains to a grinding halt, but member artists of the New English Art Club were less easily deterred. Many took inspiration from the flurries, as testified by this year's New English Annual Exhibition, where works documenting life during ‘the Beast from the East’ feature strongly.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Wed, 2018-05-02 10:10
'Praying with Food' by Noor Ahmed Gelal (Bangladesh)
“Food unites us all: we must eat to survive. Though some see food as fuel, others celebrate food as one of the great joys of life. Food is about family, friendship, community and love”, says the Founder of the Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year, Caroline Kenyon.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-04-25 11:04