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IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR. The Turner Prize is with us again and this year the shortlised four artists have their ...

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“DREAM IN COLOUR; THINK (OR BELIEVE) IN BLACK AND WHITE” may have been uttered  by Jonathan T.K. B...

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Latest News

THE TURNER PRIZE 2017

Posted: 3rd December 2017

IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR. The Turner Prize is with us again and this year the shortlised four artists have their work being exhibited at the Ferens Gallery in Hull - designated the City of Culture. ...

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PAINTING IN MONOCHROME

Posted: 22nd November 2017

“DREAM IN COLOUR; THINK (OR BELIEVE) IN BLACK AND WHITE” may have been uttered by Jonathan T.K. Bissell. Or equally by somebody else. These words, however, sprang to mind when reading re...

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NEW GALLERY FOR ABU DHABI

Posted: 12th November 2017

AN EXPLOSIVE LAUNCH FOR THE LOUVRE DES SABLES Or the Louvre Abu Dhabi as this new Louvre Paris franchise art gallery/museum is officially known. You could be forgiven for not noticing. ...

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ONLINE ART SALES - AMADEO MODIGLIANI - PAUL CÉZANNE

Posted: 30th October 2017

Are the Web and social media "democratising" art? Are galleries and exhibitions going to be consigned to history? Well, perhaps not just yet. But according to one report online sales of art ...

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FRENCH IMPRESSIONISM RETURNS

Posted: 18th October 2017

IMPRESSIONISM IS BACK. Well, it will be at Tate Britain from 2nd November in a new exhibition entitled 'Impressionists in London: French artists in exile (1870-1904). For more information click th...

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TATE ST. IVES - NEW EXTENSION

Posted: 12th October 2017

Been to Tate St. Ives several times. Many others will have visited there too. But now there will be even more incentive to go. "Buried treasure" figuratively speaking. Actually these are the...

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Vellum supports anti-forgery activity

Posted: 2nd October 2017

NOTED IN THE MEDIA this week. Good news for anyone painting on vellum. Your work is safe from forgery. Each piece of vellum contains its own unique DNA coding. For more on this click the link: http:/...

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ETHICAL BEHAVIOUR?

Posted: 21st September 2017

AN INTERESTING ETHICAL DILEMMA is raised in 'Making a Mark' - artist Katherine Tyrrell's blogspot. The question posed is: is it ethical to accept prizemoney awarded in an art competition...

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FORTHCOMING DEGAS EXHIBITIONS

Posted: 12th September 2017

WELL, YOU WAIT AROUND and then two come along at once. Exhibitions - not buses this time though. News of two exhibitions featuring works by Edgar Degas(1834-1917) in the media this week. The first at...

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RESULTS FROM OpEX86

Posted: 23rd August 2017

THE STATISTICS ARE SET OUT in the table below:

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INTERIM STATISTICS FOR THE CLUB'S OpEx 86

Posted: 23rd July 2017

SET OUT BELOW are the interim statistics from the Club's 2017 exhibition: Paintings selected and hung 348 Sculptures shown 18 Miniatures exhibited ...

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'SOME THOUGHTS ABOUT FRAMING'.

Posted: 6th June 2017

GLASGOW'S GoMA (Gallery of Modern Art) attracted some media attention just recently for a display - or should that be non-display? - by Dutch artist Marlie Mul entitled 'This exhibition has be...

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Gallery

Posted: 25th June 2015

We have a growing selection of pictures on our Artists Members' Gallery, so do have a look at them. If you have not already done so, why not try downloading your pictures and creating your own Gal...

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All Membership subscriptions

Posted: 6th March 2015

Membership Subscriptions now run for a year from renewal or signing up. Please sign up or log in with your password, and you will find a 'renew' link under your email address on the dashboa...

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Our Volunteers

Posted: 7th February 2015

We owe a huge debt of thanks to our wonderful team of Volunteers, who willingly help each year with a myriad of tasks on Hand In day and the following ten days.....from polishing picture glass, tuckin...

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