Thursday, 31 October 2013
The Abbey Scholarship and Abbey Fellowships offer all-expenses-paid Residency in Rome, with a stipend of up to £700 a month for the Scholar and £800 for Fellows. The nine-month Abbey Scholarship is usually given to an emergent painter, while the three-month Abbey Fellowships are awarded to mid-career painters. Abbey Awards are open to people of UK and US nationality, and to citizens of other countries provided that they have lived in the UK or the US for at least 5 years. There is no age limit. Deadline for applications is the 13 January 2014 all details here: http://www.abbey.org.uk/
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
This year Anna was awarded a residency and £2,500 bursary by The British School in Athens. She is currently living and working in Athens and is now half way through her residency, to read about her time so far go to the 'Opportunities' page above or visit her blog http://annailsley.tumblr.com/
Tuesday, 29 October 2013
Eleanor has been shortlisted for the Griffin Art Prize 2013, her work will be exhibited alongside the other nine shortlisted artists at the Griffin Gallery, 21 Evesham Street, London, W11 4AJ. Opens 6.30pm - 9pm on Wednesday 6 November, exhibition continues until 29 November. For more details go to http://griffingallery.co.uk/
Nat has a new show called 'Joyride' opening this Friday 1 November at Peckham Springs Gallery, 22A Blenheim Grove, SE15 4QN. Open Friday and Saturday 6pm - Midnight. Exhibition continues until 16 November, for more information or to RSVP for the opening night go to www.natpimlott.com or
Rossen has a solo show called 'Antilovewise' in the Gallery Cafe, St. Margaret's House in Bethnal Green. The private view is on 7th November from 6.30- 9pm at The Gallery Cafe, St. Margaret's House, 21 Old Ford Road, E2 9PL. Opening times Mon- Fri: 8am-9pm, Sat -Sun: 9pm- 9pm. The exhibition continues until 2nd December.
Tonight is your last chance to see this exhibition of Will's new paintings in the enormous vaults beneath St Mary Magdalene's church in London. ALL WELCOME! The closing party is tonight, Tuesday 29 October, beginning at 7.30pm with a candle lit recital of Tudor polyphony, admission is free. St Mary Magdalene's Church, Rowington Close, W2 5TF www.williamstevenswilliamstevens.com
Wednesday, 16 October 2013
Tuesday, 15 October 2013
Thursday, 10 October 2013
Wednesday, 9 October 2013
Dan will be showing work at his open studio this weekend, the private view is on Thursday 10 October, 6- 9pm. It will open all weekend. The address is 399 Rotherhithe New Road, near Old Kent Road, South Bermondsey, SE16 3HG.
Wednesday, 2 October 2013
The John Moores Painting Prize 2014 is now open for submissions. The Deadline is 25 October, for details go to http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/walker/johnmoores/
(Pictured) 'Breugel Camp' by alumnus Neal Jones previous runner up of John Moores Painting Prize.
Tuesday, 1 October 2013
Anna won the British School at Athens Bursary 2013. She has just gone to Athens where she will be making work about the seers at Delphi. The award provides a studio and accommodation in the School as well as a bursary of £2,500. You can read more about the British School in Athens here www.bsa.ac.uk
Fabienne is taking part in the Deptford X Fringe, on until 6 October. For more details go to: http://www.deptfordx.webeden.co.uk/
She also has a joint exhibition of drawings and collage entitled “Meet the housewives” in the Art Licks weekend, 4-6 October, for more information visit:http://www.artlicks.com
And finally Fabienne will be showing at the Pushingprint Festival at the Margate gallery 5-20 October, to find out more go to http://pushingprint.co.uk/festival
Ben Barbour was selected to be the resident artist on a tanker traveling from Qatar to Wales as part of the Qatar UK 2013 Year of Culture. He documented the voyage and crew through drawing. You can follow Ben's journey if you go to the July posts here http://www.facebook.com/QatarUK2013