Mall Galleries Blog

Ronny enjoys the freedom of notably open briefs such as this one, as it allows him to play with his own ideas of tone and media.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2015-09-04 16:13
Harriet doesn’t draw her ideas first; she prefers to jump right in and find her materials that she recycles from scraps. As well as metals sourced elsewhere, the artist incorporated the scrap material that she had found on the farm to reflect the landscape the sculpture would reside in
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2015-09-04 15:28
The Annual Exhibition of the Royal Society of Marine Artists runs from 14 to 25 October, however here our Exhibitions Manager offers an exclusive preview of what to expect at this year’s show:
Posted by Alistair Redgrift on Fri, 2015-08-21 15:23
It is with sadness that we report the passing of the artist Juliette Palmer, member of the Royal Society of British Artists (RBA).
Posted by Alistair Redgrift on Mon, 2015-08-10 14:24
Tom Coates Mall Galleries
No slowing down for Summer at Mall Galleries during August with three exhibitions, a variety of artist led workshops, and an Open Exhibition Submission Deadline early in the month
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2015-07-29 11:29
Society of Wildlife Artists Art Book One
This stunning new book celebrates contemporary art inspired by nature. It showcases the breadth of talent, creativity and the very high standard of contemporary British artists working in the field of wildlife art today.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Mon, 2015-07-27 16:02
Barn Owl by Simon Turvey Image for Commission Wildlife Art blog post
We were recently approached by a client who had seen and fallen in love with a work by Simon Turvey SWLA which had sold before she could purchase it. Commissioning an artwork allows art lovers to purchase a painting in a similar vein to one that they might have missed out on buying in the gallery. However it adds something...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Fri, 2015-07-17 12:20
Royal Society of Marine Artists member Rowena Wright was commissioned to paint HMS Trumpterer for Cdr Tim Henry RN, currently the commanding Officer of HMS Ocean. HMS Trumpeter is an Archer -class P2000-type patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy . Trumpeter is assigned to Cambridge University Royal Naval Unit , having previously acted as the training ship...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Fri, 2015-07-17 12:05
Yachts are a personal possession for a serious boater. They say something about us and play a large part in our lives. Commissioning a painting of your own vessel or a boating event creates a tangible memory to look back on. Rowena Wright is an accredited member of the Royal Society of Marine Artists . She works on site or...
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Fri, 2015-07-17 11:33
Ivan Lapper Mall Galleries Commissions
'Painting water is my main thing; we were down in Cornwall sitting on the outer Harbour Wall. It was fascinating watching the light reflect over the ripples of the harbour, with every wave my palette changed. The fascinating light was my main motivation for the painting – you don’t see it very often'
Posted by Liam Kilby on Thu, 2015-07-16 13:31
The Top Portrait painters this year are Phoebe Dickinson, Robbie Wraith and Keith Breeden.
Posted by Annabel Elton on Wed, 2015-07-15 19:54
Geoff Hunt Marine Commissions Mall Galleries
At 127 x 162cm, this is one of the largest paintings I have been asked to do. The client was a Chilean gentleman with a particular interest in the Royal Navy
Posted by Liam Kilby on Wed, 2015-07-15 15:37