10am to 5pm (closes 2pm on final day)

Open 10am to 3pm on Tuesday 23 June

18 June 2015 to 27 June 2015
Main Gallery, North Gallery & Threadneedle Space

£3, £2.50 concessions. Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, NEAC Friends, National Art Pass holders and under 18s

The New English Art Club moves to a new date in your diary for 2015 and will become a fixture of the London Summer.

Showcasing the work of some of the finest figurative painters at work today, members’ paintings, drawings and original prints are shown alongside work selected from the open submission.

This year the Annual Open will include the works shortlisted for the £4,000 Haworth Prize. The new prize, sponsored by The Haworth Trust is for young artists from the North of England producing images inspired by the landscape around them.

See the Prize Winners from the Exhibition

There will be a selection of recent works by William Bowyer RA NEAC RP, who passed away in March this year. William had been a member of the New English Art Club for over 30 years. His portraits of miners’ leader, Arthur Scargill and cricketer, Viv Richards are in the National Portrait Gallery collection. His two sons, Jason and Francis are also members and will be also showing work at the exhibition.

Continuing to build on its tradition of painting and drawing from observation, the New English is a vibrant and diverse group of visual artists whose work is highly collectible and widely admired.

Originally founded in 1885 in response to feelings that the Royal Academy was academic, stuffy and out of touch, the New English Art Club now has a number of Royal Academicians amongst its membership. Works by Ken Howard OBE RA NEAC, Bernard Dunstan RA NEAC and Diana Armfield RA NEAC will all be on display. For the first time the NEAC Annual Exhibition will be taking place during the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition, giving visitors the chance to directly compare these, once rival, institutions.

All works are for sale.

 

 

Exhibiting artists

Christopher Baker
Denis Baxter
Keith Bennett
Alice Boggis-Rolfe
William Bowyer
Richard Calin
Rosemary Clark
Colette Clegg
Roy Connelly
Belinda Crozier
Robert Cunnew
Emily Fowke
Mark Furse
Michael Gage
Timothy Gatenby
Nicola Gregory
Hugo Grenville
Clare Howard
Nicki Heenan
Gillian Hills
Paul Hipkiss
Tom Hughes
Davina Jackson
Frank Johnson
Kate Marsden
Graham Martin
Jessica Miller
Alan Palmer
Amanda Palmer
Neil Pittaway
Lawrie Quigley
Richard Rees
Chris Rigby
Donald Ritchie
Joseph Ryan
Helen Samuels
Glyn Saunders
Charlie Schaffer
Norma Silverton
Michael Sofroniou
Claire Sparkes
Natalie Stewart-Clark
A Lincoln Taber
Karl Terry
Delia Tournay-Godfrey
Simon Turner
Michael Weller
Alan Welsford
John Whitehall
Sue Williams A'Court

Selected Works

Click on an image to enquire about purchasing a work from this exhibition

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Preparing for Meditation - Beijing

Bob Brown NEAC
Etching, 23 x 25 cm, £120 (£60 u/f)
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Shadows by the Museum, Morocco

Bob Brown NEAC
Oil, 64 x 76 cm, £1,700
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Immovable Dogs, Varanasi Street

Peter Brown PNEAC RP ROI PS Hon RBA
Oil, 30 x 41 cm, £3,850
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Notre Dame from Quai des Grands Augustins

Peter Brown PNEAC RP ROI PS Hon RBA
Oil, 63.5 x 76 cm, £9,850
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Poppies at the Tower I

Peter Brown PNEAC RP ROI PS Hon RBA
Oil, 51 x 64 cm, £7,850
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Smoke from Upstairs Window Outside the Varanasi Café

Peter Brown PNEAC RP ROI PS Hon RBA
Oil, 61 x 20 cm, £3,850
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Sunrise from the Ghat

Peter Brown PNEAC RP ROI PS Hon RBA
Oil, 30 x 15 cm, SOLD
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Red Bunker

Patricia Cain PS NEAC
Oil, 46 x 36 cm, £1,200
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Street End

Patricia Cain PS NEAC
Oil, 43 x 39 cm, £1,200
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Jaguar E-Type in Scrap Yard

Rebecca Cains
Oil, 61 x 56 cm, £2,000
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Cattle in an Autumn Landscape

Diana Calvert NEAC
Oil, 48 x 41 cm, £875
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Gooseberries in the Irish Pot

Diana Calvert NEAC
Oil, 42 x 34 cm, SOLD
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May Blossom

Diana Calvert NEAC
Oil, 55 x 65 cm, £1,500
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Spring Flowers in a Blue Pot

Diana Calvert NEAC
Oil, 25 x 20 cm, SOLD
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Winter Reeds with Seagulls

Diana Calvert NEAC
Oil, 38 x 43 cm, £750
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Approaching Storm, Bolsinina, Toscana

David Carpanini NEAC
Acrylic, 58 x 61 cm, £3,500
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Campagna di Montalcino, Siena, Toscana

David Carpanini NEAC
Acrylic, 55 x 65 cm, £3,850
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Gathering Storm, Monte Amiata, Toscana III

David Carpanini NEAC
Acrylic, 48 x 50 cm, £1,550
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The Val d'Orcia, Toscana

David Carpanini NEAC
Acrylic, 52 x 58 cm, £1,950
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Cymbidium

Rosemary Clark
Pencil, 56 x 38 cm, £550
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Cymbidium

Rosemary Clark
Pencil, 56 x 38 cm, £550
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The Two Amigos

Colette Clegg
Oil, 21 x 21 cm, £495
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Tulips in a Red Jug

Colette Clegg
Oil, 38 x 39 cm, £595
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Juliet Yardley Mills

Peter Clossick NEAC
Oil, 91 x 76 cm, £3,200
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Mary Painting at Dartmouth

Tom Coates Hon PS PPNEAC PPRBA RP
Oil, 58 x 43 cm, £2,500

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