Mall Galleries Blog

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
Peter Clossick NEAC, painter, member of the New English Art Club and shortlisted artist for the Threadneedle Prize 2016, shares his pick of Buy Art | Buy Now with us. Above the Trees by Claire Edge There is overall directness with Claire’s callographs in their painterly qualities and modest size, incorporating both chance and accident. Created from memory they contain...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Mon, 2017-09-18 16:51
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
Susan Mumford, art world entrepreneur, speaker, author and mentor, highlights three prints and two paintings from Buy Art | Buy Now
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2017-09-01 11:44
Joan Yardley Mills by Peter Clossick
Nicholas Usherwood, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Federation of British Artists / Mall Galleries and Chairman of its Exhibitions Committee, tells us of four works from Buy Art | Buy Now which stood out for him. After a variety of careers as a lecturer in art-schools, administration (at the Royal Academy) and exhibition organisation, Nicholas has spent...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Mon, 2017-07-31 12:50
Haidee-Jo Summers, a member of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters, tells us of six works from Buy Art | Buy Now which stood out for her. Awarded Artist of the Year 2012 by the Society of All Artists and one of the few artists chosen by the BBC to paint the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Pageant from the Millennium bridge,...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2017-07-26 15:45
Claire Gill uses photomontage, or digital collage, to construct her intriguing sescapes. Slightly surreal, yet wholely familar, her work situates itself somewhere between photography and painting. Dominik Slowik talks to the photographer and artist about her processes and inspiration. See Claire Gill's work on Buy Art | Buy Now What does your process involve? I create fine art limited edition...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Fri, 2017-07-21 11:49
Liberty Rowley Peter Clossick
The sixth in an ongoing series: Resemblance vs Representation
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Fri, 2017-06-23 15:53
The New English Art Club awards several prizes and awards every year. This year's recipients were announced at the Private View by President Richard Pikesley.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Thu, 2017-06-22 10:32