10am to 5pm (closes 1pm on final day)

6 April 2018 to 21 April 2018
Main Gallery, North Galleries and Threadneedle Space

Admission £4, £3 concessions, 50% off with National Art Pass, Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, Friends of the RI and under 18s

Showing a diversity of styles and techniques, from traditional uses of the medium to more experimental and innovative paintings. Works on display are produced by members of the RI and other artists whose pictures have been selected to hang alongside these by the RI Council, including many young painters using water-soluble media in often new and exciting ways. Works by the two newest members, Ann Kilvington RI and Kate Morgan RI will also be on display.

This exhibition is an annual survey of how contemporary artists are using this age-old medium and a great place to pick up vibrant, original works with prices starting from £450.

 

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Selected Works

Mellow Evening

Colin Kent RI
Water-based mixed media, 32 x 44 cm, £1,200

Moonlit Walk

Colin Kent RI
Water-based mixed media, 31 x 43 cm, £1,200

Riverside Farmstead

Colin Kent RI
Water-based mixed media, 31 x 43 cm, £1,200

VDNH3, Friendship of Nations Fountain

Katia Kesic
Watercolour, Acrylic & Gold Leaf, 80 x 114 cm, £1,000

December Birds

Ann Kilvington RI
Gouache & Acrylic , 47 x 57 cm, £750

Amphitrite

Simon Klein
Watercolour & Charcoal, 36 x 29 cm, £480

Figure with Window

Simon Klein
Watercolour & Pencil, 42 x 32 cm, £550

City Signs

Nick Kobyluch
Ink, 87 x 106 cm, £1,250​​​​​

Marta's Hands

Katya Kvasova
Watercolour & Gouache, 68 x 53 cm, SOLD

Blossom

Yuki Lamb
Watercolour, 35 x 35 cm, £790

Irises near Lake Study

Thomas Lamb
Ink & Acrylic, 39 x 50 cm, SOLD

Learning to Knit

Doreen Langhorn
Watercolour & Gouache, 67 x 58 cm, SOLD

Arctowski Station

Andrew Lansley
Watercolour, 64 x 83 cm, £850

Country Walk

Penelope Lee
Acrylic, 80 x 105 cm, £1,500​​​

Fragment

Iris Legendre
Watercolour, 50 x 30 cm, £450

Mask

Iris Legendre
Watercolour, 50 x 30 cm, £450

Parlung Zangbo

Yan Liang
Watercolour, 56 x 76 cm, £2,000

C'est La Vie

Zi Ling
Watercolour & Acrylic, 76 x 60 cm, £1,560

Goal!

Zi Ling
Watercolour & Acrylic, 76 x 60 cm, £1,560

King Lear

Zi Ling
Watercolour & Acrylic, 76 x 60 cm, £1,560

Opera

Zi Ling
Watercolour & Acrylic, 76 x 60 cm, £1,560

Forgotten

Jiang Long Pan
Watercolour, 68 x 88 cm, £600

Pausing to Remember Others

Anne Lynch
Watercolour & Collage, 76 x 60 cm, £600​​​​​

Waiting for the Guests

Anne Lynch
Watercolour & Collage, 100 x 130 cm, £2,300

Wood and Steel

Ewen MacDonald
Watercolour, 47 x 68 cm, £750​​​​​

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Bob Rudd RI
6 April 2018
Bring in a small portfolio of your work for a Critique with Bob Rudd RI Free with exhibition admission. No need to book, but be prepared to wait your turn.
David Poxon RI The Light Inside You
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David Poxon will be painting in the gallery and Ann Kilvington will be in the gallery answering visitors’ questions
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Roger Dellar will be painting in the gallery
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Winsor and Newton
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Winsor & Newton would like to invite you to a private event in celebration of Water Colour at Mall Galleries on Tuesday 10 April 2018 (6pm to 8:30pm). The evening will be themed around Winsor & Newton’s whole Water Colour category where you will see some of the Winsor & Newton archive, speak to various professional artists, enjoy some live...
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Ian Sidaway will be showing his sketchbooks and Jean Noble will be answering visitors’ questions
Jean Noble The Power of Two
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Jean Noble will be showing her sketchbooks
Jean Robinson Rising Tide
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