Paintings by Justine Lois Thorpe and prints by Suman Gujral accepted for the SWA 2014 Exhibition, Rebel Pebble opens in Watford, The Copper Beech Gallery moves from Little Wymondley to Hitchin, work by Mandy Wax included in 'Inspired by...' at Morley College, Jean Langdon picks up an award for best 3D work, and another postcard from Connie Flynn in Shetland.
SWA ANNUAL EXHIBITION 2014 - JUSTINE LOIS THORPE
HVA Member Justine is delighted to have had three paintings accepted for the Society of Women Artists annual exhibition taking place Thurs 26 June - Sat 5 July at The Mall Galleries (Near Admiralty Arch) LONDON SW1
HRH Princess Michael of Kent will be opening the exhibition and presenting the Awards.
Justine has a busy summer ahead of her, in addition to demonstrating at Childwickbury & Art in Action she will be taking part in Herts Open Studios this September.
SWA ANNUAL EXHIBITION 2014 - SUMAN GUJRAL
Congratulations also to Suman Gujral who has had two works accepted by The Society For Women Artists for exhibition at their annual summer show at the Mall Galleries.
Rebel Pebble opened its doors to the public on Saturday 3 May 2014 with an exhibition by local artists Glynnis Abraham, Kathy Foster and Keith Liberty. The shop houses beautiful unique locally handcrafted products and vintage/retro items. A place for British artists and crafters to display their products in a retail environment at The Pond, Watford, an area undergoing substantial redevelopment as an events and arts space.
For further information please contact Joan on 07980 701316 or firstname.lastname@example.org
COPPER BEECH GALLERY
Has moved this month .... from Little Wymondley to 9 Churchgate, Hitchin SG5 1DN
WORK BY MANDY WAX INCLUDED IN 'INSPIRED BY....'
A forthcoming exhibition at the Morley Gallery in London will showcase the results of Inspired by…, a national arts competition for adult learners originally launched by the V&A and entrusted to Morley Gallery for 2014. It exhibits over 110 new works of art and craft inspired by pieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum’s collections.
Having been inspired by an illustration for 'The Little Mermaid', Mandy Wax entered her reduction linocut 'Swim With Me' and of over 440 entries it was selected for the exhibition - which runs from the 20 May to 19 June 2014.
Morley College, 61 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7HT
HVA MEMBER JEAN LANGDON WINS THE MAYOR'S AWARD
Congratulations to Jean Langdon, winner of the Mayor's Award for for Best 3D work at Hertford Art Society Annual Open Exhibition 2014.
AND OUR MONTHLY 'POSTCARD FROM SHETLAND'
HVA Member Connie Flynn records her experiences whilst studying for a degree in Contemporary Textiles in Shetland via a monthly 'Postcard'.
MAY - Spring in Shetland
Photograph by Connie Flynn
Click here to view the series of postcards to-date