10am to 5pm (closes 3pm on final day)

20 February 2018 to 3 March 2018
Main Gallery and North Galleries

Admission £4, £3 concessions, 50% off for National Art Pass holders, Free for Friends of Mall Galleries, PS Friends and under 18s

Featuring works created in pastel, pencil, chalk and charcoal, The Pastel Society exhibits abstract and experimental works alongside traditional representation. The artists, including elected members of the Society and those chosen from open submission, all share a passion for working in dry media.

Member artists will be demonstrating their working processes as part of the exhibition and workshops in various aspects of working with pastels will also be available.


Meet the Members | Selected dates below:

Simon Hodges - Tuesday 20 February, 3pm to 5pm

Jan Munro - Sunday 25 February, 12pm to 3pm

John Tookey - Monday 26 February, 3pm to 5pm


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Exhibiting artists

Maximillion Baccanello
Katy Bailey
Keith Bennett
Christian Birmingham
Susan Brooke
Mike Claption
Elizabeth Clough
S A Clowes
James Cowan
Blaze Cyan
Louise Diggle
Peter Dijk
Hanna ten Doornkaat
David Douglas
Robert Dutton
Lyn Evans
David Fagan
Adam Ferjany
Lyn Gray
Julie Green
Tyga Helme
Rick Holmes
Michele Illing
Henry Jabbour
Alex Jakob-Whitworth
Eliza John
Maria Kaleta
Rachael Kidd
Steven King
Christopher Knox
Christopher Knox
Michelle Lucking
Francois Malnati
Penelope Milner
Elizabeth Nast
Robert Nelmes
Angharad Pelling
Jane Radstrom
Mark Riley
Jocelyn Rossiter
Minty Sainsbury
Helen Shields
Anastasia Shimshilashvili
Janine Shute
Vincent Soto
Karen Stone
Robert Strange
Judy Tate
Jennifer Thorpe
Siobhan Wall
Christine Watson
Patricia Whiting
Tara Will
Heather Wills-Sandford
David Wiseman

Selected Works

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

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Holland Street

Angela A'Court PS
Soft pastel, 71 x 67.5 cm, £1,100
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Obsidian

Angela A'Court PS
Soft pastel, 100 x 100 cm, £2,500​
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Dawn, St Peter Port, Guernsey

Tony Allain PS ARSMA
Soft pastel, 66 x 78 cm, £2,800
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Old Harbour, Guernsey

Tony Allain PS ARSMA
Soft pastel, 69 x 72 cm, £2,500​
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Red Hair, National Gallery

Tony Allain PS ARSMA
Soft pastel, 82 x 51 cm, £1,800
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Red Shade, Groznjan, Croatia

Tony Allain PS ARSMA
Soft pastel, 116 x 56 cm, £3,000​
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Dilly's New Hat

Victor Ambrus PS
Sepia crayon, 88 x 67.5 cm, £1,800
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Garden Flowers - November

Glenys Ambrus PS
Pastel, 71.5 x 71.5 cm, £1,750
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Garden Flowers - October

Glenys Ambrus PS
Pastel, 71.5 x 97 cm, £1,950
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Girl in Pink

Glenys Ambrus PS
Pastel, 62 x 72.5 cm, £1,750
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Harry - Potter of Farnham

Victor Ambrus PS
Black carbon pencil, 85 x 64 cm, £1,800
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Natalie Delahaye

Victor Ambrus PS
Pastel pencil, 103.5 x 63 cm, £2,400​​
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Textures II

Claire Anscomb
Graphite pencil, 21 x 21 cm, SOLD
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One of the Beguiling Views, Venice

Diana Armfield RA PS NEAC
Pastel, 38 x 30.5 cm, SOLD
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Asleep on a Sackcloth

June Arnold PS
Pastel, 58 x 52 cm, £850
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Chai Stall in Pushkar

June Arnold PS
Pastel, 93 x 76 cm, SOLD
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Selling Greens

June Arnold PS
Pastel, 53 x 47 cm, £750
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Smoking a Bidi

June Arnold PS
Pastel, 57 x 42 cm, £550
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Street Food

June Arnold PS
Pastel, 93 x 79 cm, £1,350
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Yellow Coat

Malcolm Ashman RBA RWA
Pencil, 116 x 84 cm, £2,500
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The Fog

Zena Assi
Pencil, 55 x 43 cm, £300
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Red Flowers

Pastel, 64 x 79 cm, £800
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Ornithomancy

Maximillion Baccanello
Pastel & conté, 104 x 124 cm, £3,500
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Reflection

Katy Bailey
Pastel, 67 x 67 cm, SOLD
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Desolate

Janine Baldwin PS
Pastel, charcoal & graphite, 78 x 92 cm, £850

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