17 February 2022 to 26 February 2022

10am to 5pm 

In all three gallery spaces

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£5, Free for Friends of Mall Galleries and under 25s. Concessions available. 

The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2022

The Pastel Society is delighted to welcome visitors to its 123rd Annual Exhibition with a theme of ‘Fresh Eyes’.

Exciting emerging artists who bring innovation and fresh perspectives are exhibiting alongside leading, established and technically skilled contemporary artists.

The Pastel Society is recognised as foremost in its field, a magnet for brilliant exponents of pastel, pencil, chalk and charcoal. Pastel is an exceedingly versatile medium which brings vibrancy and vitality to artworks. Visitors can be confident of seeing a rich variety of techniques, styles and subject matters captured on our gallery's walls.

What to Expect?

  • Additional events and demonstrations by member artists throughout the exhibition.
  • All works for sale with prices starting from £300.
  • All works available through the Own Art scheme that allows for the cost to be spread, interest free, over 10 months.
  • A team of dedicated professionals to help and advise your purchase.

About the Pastel Society

The Society was founded in 1898 and its first exhibition was held in the Royal Institute in Piccadilly. Founder members and early exhibitors included Brangwyn, Degas, Rodin, Rothenstein, Whistler and G.F.Watts. There are currently over 50 members who are all professional artists living and working in this country and overseas. Membership is granted through a strict assessment of technical skill, originality, innovation and enthusiasm. The Society pursues its aims through education and example. It is currently responsible for organising exhibitions, tutorial workshops, demonstrations and lectures throughout the UK.

Sponsored by Caran D'ache – Geneve.

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