Mall Galleries Blog

'A Turquoise Sea' by Lesley Birch
Find out more about the fascinating history and cultural legacy of the colour blue, and discover 'Blue Notes', Mall Galleries' latest selection on Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-04-06 11:15
'Nativity' acrylic and chalk painting by Alexander Goudie
Find out about Scottish artist and broadcaster, Lachlan Goudie's Easter documentary on BBC One, in which Goudie journeys through the Holy Land, painting the landscapes and the people he sees. Discover the new selection on Buy Art | Buy Now, featuring works by Lachlan and his father, the celebrated artist Alexander Goudie, exhibiting their shared passion for painting this most sacred geographical spot.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-03-29 14:37
'Ghost Dance' oil painting by Rachel Arif
Royal commentator and acclaimed arts critic, Richard Fitzwilliams, takes us through his top picks from Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Tue, 2018-03-27 17:25
Mall Galleries speaks to Cathal Murphy, Managing Director of Art Box Worldwide, to find out more about the delivery system revolutionising global art moving for the better.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-03-09 14:56
'Alcazaba' acrylic painting by Martin Goold
Visual art has always taken inspiration from architecture; from Michelangelo to Piranesi, and Gaudi to Le Corbusier, many of our most celebrated artists have also worked as architects. Find out more about the intersections between these disciplines, and how today's art reflects this ancient alliance in 'Architectural vs Abstract', the latest selection on Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-03-08 14:18
Despite being a practising artist since the 1950s, John Falcke has never exhibited... until now. Mall Galleries is honoured to host 'Falcke on the Mall', a retrospective exhibition showcasing a remarkable career characterised by creativity and experimentation.
Posted by Beatrice on Wed, 2018-03-07 17:14
'Carnations' oil painting by Ben Eden
Flowers have always been culturally significant as ancient national symbols, celebratory markers of holidays and festivals, and as gifts exchanged between loved ones. Find out more about the tradition of flower gifts and how Mall Galleries Buy Art | Buy Now is innovating for Mothering Sunday.
Posted by Beatrice on Mon, 2018-03-05 17:19
'Winter Landscape - Sunset III' painting by David Scott Moore
Romanticist landscape painters rejected the rationalism of Eighteenth-Century Enlightenment thinking to return to wild and uncontrollable nature, creating vast skyscapes and tumultuous scenes of the natural world. Find out how artists are developing on this style today, and discover our new Selection on Buy Art | Buy Now: 'All that Stuns the Soul'.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-03-02 16:44
Coffee Morning sketching ballet dancers
Pastel painting and ballet have been close companions since Edgar Degas first sketched the dancers of the Paris Opera. As part of The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2018, Mall Galleries paid homage to this celebrated relationship with a visit from the ballerinas of the Central School of Ballet.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-03-01 13:31
'Empty Chair' by Fleur Yearsley
Former Columbia Threadneedle Prize judge, British artist Paul Benney, takes us through his favourite artworks in this year's Columbia Threadneedle Prize and Mall Galleries Buy Art | Buy Now.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2018-02-09 16:49
Artsy
Mall Galleries recently forged a new partnership with Artsy, the world’s largest online database of contemporary art. Since publicly launching in 2012, Artsy has been transforming the global art market, making it more accessible by helping artists and galleries to connect with buyers and art lovers internationally.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-02-01 15:35
'Constellation' abstract oil painting by Peggy Cozzi
Discover more about the practice of our first Reception Selection artist of 2018, Peggy Cozzi. Cozzi is an abstract artist whose captivating works place colour and movement at their forefront to profoundly engage with each viewer.
Posted by Beatrice on Thu, 2018-02-01 10:49