Friday 14 December 2012

Charlie Masson

Charlie is in 'Transformation' an exhibition of Italian artists curated by Carola Syz at the Selma Feriani Gallery, 23 Maddox Street, W1S, until the 9 January. For more details go to Selma Feriani Gallery

Jessie Makinson & Jack Naylor

Jessie and Jack are exhibiting in group show VEGA at Top Office Machines, 133-135 Bethnal Green Road, London E2, opens tonight, Friday 14th December, 6-9pm, and continues until 21 December. 

Tuesday 11 December 2012

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David Caldwell and Jenny Blake

Jenny and David are having a joint show at their house in Highgate, it will be open 15-16 December from 10am to 8pm. Flat 15 Southwood Mansions, Southwood Lane, N6 5SZ. You can also see David's work at David Caldwell

Thomas Robinson

Thomas is exhibiting in the Christmas show at 108 Fine Art Gallery, 18 December until 19 January. 108 Fine Art, 1 Crown Place, Harrogate, HG1 2RY. 

Judith Green

Judi is exhibiting in the group Christmas show at the Medici Gallery until 24th December. Medici Gallery, 5 Cork Street, London, W1s 3LQ Medici Gallery

Christopher Green

Chris exhibited a 2 metre long panoramic drawing of the Thames Estuary made from Southend Pier in the recent New English Art Club Exhibition at the Mall Galleries.

Leanne Elliot

Leanne was featured in Vogue last month, talking about her life in London as an artist and recent projects with her art collective RART. Go Leanne!

Monday 19 November 2012

Alumni Exhibition

Alumni Sophie Charalambous, William Stevens and Asya Lukin will be exhibiting new paintings in their show "Pretty, Gritty, City" at The Prince's Drawing School 21 November- 7 December, opening night 21 November 6.30-9pm. Please come along!

Perienne Christian

Perienne has a solo exhibition entitled "Running with Wolves" opening on the 30 November, 6- 9.30pm at the Luborimov-Easton Gallery, Enclave 8, 50 Resolution Way. Deptford, SE8. Exhibition continues until 22 December. For more information go to or

Kathmandu Residency

The Kathmandu Contemporary Arts Centre aims to foster a dialogue between Nepali and International artists. Based in the Patan Museum in Kathmandu, the studios cost between £110 and £240 a month and the accomodationis £170 per month, for more information go to their web site kathmandu arts or email

Owl Barn Residency

The Owl Barn Residency is now looking for applicants for the new year, based in the Cotswolds the residency was set up by the family of alumnus Rose Arbuthnott. To see work by previous residents you can visit their group show "Inroads" at the Vyner Street Gallery, 23 Vyner Street, E2 from 20-25 November, Opening night 22 November. There is more information about the residency on the website To apply contact

Alexander Brenchley

Alex will be in a one night only group show entitled "Club Tennis", 7-10pm for Pimms on astroturf at 30 Kings Bench Street, London, SE1.

Charlie Cobb

Charlie will be exhibiting work from his residency at Leighton House in his exhibition "Setting the Scene", opening night 11 December 6.30- 8.30pm at Leighton House Museum, 12 Holland Park Road, London, W14 8LZ. Exhibition ends 14th Jan.

Wednesday 7 November 2012

Charlie Masson

Charlie is in two shows this month: "The Day Remains" from Thursday 15- 17 November at The D Group, 23 Grafton Street, London W1S 4EY. Private View: Thursday November 15th, 6-9pm.
And "It's A Small World"from Wednesday 28 November until Sunday 2 December at Core@Nolias Gallery, 60 Great Suffolk Street, London SE1 OBL
Private View: Wednesday November 28th, 6-9pm. Open until late as part of SLAM on November 30th

Tuesday 6 November 2012

Rydal Hanbury

Rydal is in the '10x10 Drawing in the City London' show along with Jeanette Barnes, David Gentleman and many others. The exhibition is at the West Wing Gallery in Somerset House on the Strand, London, until 13 November.

Carl Randall

Carl is exhibiting a large painting in this year's Art Taipei, one of the largest and longest running art fairs in Asia. It will be at the Taipei World Trade Centre 9-12 November. For more info see Art Taipei or follow Carl on Twitter

Nhatt Nichols

Nhatt had a solo exhibition entitled Dia De Los Muertos at The Auld Triangle 2-4 November in which she showed a series of portraits and woodcuts. You can see more of Nhatt's work at or follow her on twitter

Ruth Borchard Self Portrait Collection

David Caldwell, Daniel Shadbolt, Georgina Sleap are exhibiting in this year's Ruth Borchard Self Portrait Exhibition: "The Next Generation" at King's Place Gallery until 28 November. To find out more click on kings place

Daniel Shadbolt

Daniel exhibited 30 paintings from the last 12 years in a solo show at Heatherley School of Fine Art 16-25 October. To see more of his work click on daniel shadbolt

The Art Cellar

Judith Green, Tim Betjeman, Daniel Preece, Anna Ilsley, Thomas Robinson, Jonathan Farr, Will Roper Curzon, Anthony Banks exhibited work in a pop up event called the Art Cellar, in part organized by alumnus Maxwell Graham. It took place 3-5th October in a wine cellar below Holborn Viaduct. For more information visit The Art Cellar
Artwork above by Judith Green.

Thursday 4 October 2012

Pippa Ridley

Pippa has will be showing her work this weekend, 6-7th October, at the Hertford Road Open Studios. They are near Haggerston Station off Downham Road on 32a Hertford Rd, open 12- 6pm.
Details at Barbican Arts Group Trust

Wednesday 3 October 2012

Florian Graf

Florian's residency in a tower overlooking Lake Constance has culminated in this amazing work 'Ghost Light House', a floating work of art.

Serena Rowe

 As part of the Lambeth Open this weekend, 6-7th October, Serena will be showing paintings, drawings, prints and sketchbooks at her open studio in vibrant Brixton Village Market! Her studio is in the Brixton Village Studios, Granville Arcade, Brixton, behind the green door between the Columbian Cafe and Cornucopia restaurant. More details at Lambeth Open

Threadneedle Prize

Sophie Levi and Chloe le Tissier have been shortlisted for this year's Threadneedle Prize so please do vote for them! Alumni Pippa Ridley (pictured) and David Caldwell, tutor Jeanette Barnes and model Tom Doran are also in the show. The exhibition is at the Mall Galleries until the 13th October, entry is free, to find out more go to Threadneedleprize

William Wyld

William is having a solo show entitled 'A Hundred Trees of Solitude' 6-14 October 11am-6pm, at Flat 3 , No.29 Gipsy Hill, London, SE19 1QG. Private view Friday 5th October 6-9pm and Sat 6th Oct 12-6pm.

Tuesday 25 September 2012

Catherine Goodman

Catherine currently has a solo show at the Marlborough Gallery, 6 Albermarle Street, W1S, which continues until 6 October. She has kindly invited alumni to coffee at the gallery this Saturday 29 September, 10am-12noon. Hope to see you there!

Carl Randall

Carl is in this year's Jerwood Drawing Prize exhibition, his series of 70 small pen and ink drawings of commuters on the Tokyo underground will be on display in the Jerwood Space until 28 October. For more info visit Jerwood Visual Arts

Charlie Cobb

Charlie has been awarded a residency at Leighton House which will culminate in an exhibition there, opening on the 14 December. You can see more of Charlie's work on his new blog charlie cobb blog and find out about Leighton House at leighton house museum

Lucy Mellor & Daniel Shadbolt

Lucy and Daniel had a joint show entitled 'Paintings and Pigeons' at the R.O.A. Gallery in Pall Mall, London, 11-21 September.

Clare Davidson

Clare exhibited in Bite, an exhibition that showcases the best of printmaking in Britain today. The exhibition took place at the Mall Gallery 3-15 September. To see more of Clare's work you can visit her web site: Clare Davidson

Charlie Masson

Charlie successfully graduated from the Printmaking MA at Camberwell College of Arts and had his final year show 5- 13 September.

Nick Bush & Dan McCarthy

Nick and Dan had a joint exhibition in Lewes at the end of August as part of the Lewes 'Art Wave' festival 2012.

Tuesday 7 August 2012

India Teaching Residency

This year alumni Jonathan Silverman, Leigh Niland, Jonathan Farr and Chloe Le Tissier have been awarded a place on Modinagar Institute of Fine Arts Teaching Residency. To read about the residency as experienced by last year's alumni teachers Emma Seach and Siobhan Lennon and to see pics of their adventure click on the India Teaching Res page above.

Tuesday 31 July 2012

Anna Isley

Anna's painting 'Ghosts in the back garden' has become part of a Chinese art collection called the Creative Cities Collection which will be exhibited in the Barbican Arts Centre 1- 8 August along with 60 other works representing London and 300 representing China before traveling to Beijing to be on permanent display. To find out more go to Creative Cities Collection

Thomas Robinson

Thomas is in a group show with artists including Maggi Hambling and Sandra Blow at the 18/21 Art gallery in Norwich, exhibition continues until September.You can find out more at Art 18/21 or by going to Thomas's web site Thomas Robinson

Perienne Christian

Perienne was one of 40 artists who were selected to take part in the Kaleid editions book fair and exhibition at the Art Academy on 21 July. During the day Perienne did several bookbinding demonstrations. You can find out more about Kaleid at Kaleid Editions and you can see Perienne's books by clicking on Perienne

Volunteer Opportunity

The Tibetan Buddhist centre in Bermondsey are looking for volunteer artists to assist Master Tibetan Thangka Painter,  Lama Rigdzin, to decorate their new Shrine Room.  If you are interested contact their office: 020 3327 1650/

Katia Lom

Katia has a solo exhibition of paintings entitled "Paintings After the Morning Walk" at Whittington Park Community Centre, Yerbury  Road, N19 4RS. Katia was one of four artists who were selected to receive an 'Artists Award' with the opportunity to stage a solo show in an unusual or hidden space in the Borough of Islington. Exhibition continues until 31 August. For info click on: Islington Exhibits

Lucy Mellor and Daniel Shadbolt

Lucy and Daniel recently had a joint exhibition of their work entitled "Interiors and Birds" which took place at 72 Westbourne Park Road.

Alice Shirley

Alice Shirley is in a 5 minute film by Joshua Bullock called "Sea Monsters" about her latest series of work. The film is by Fourth & Main, a new clothing range that has created a free magazine, published online and printed bi-annually, that champions the Arts and new emerging talents. Please just click on the link below to watch the film:

Tuesday 26 June 2012

Beth Collar and Grant Foster

Beth Collar and Grant Foster both currently have their final year shows on at The Royal College of Art which is on until the 1 June (closed 29 June). Beth Collar's film will be screened between 2- 3pm on 28 June and she will be performing in the closing event on Saturday 30 June. Image above is "Stupid Judy" by Grant Foster.

Royal College of Art, Howie Street, SW11 4AY. Details can be found at

Perienne Christian

Perienne has two paintings in this years Royal Academy Summer 
Exhibition. They were made following a recent trip to India and 
can be seen in the second room, curated by Tess Jaray. 
Their picture numbers are 169 and 170. For more info go to:

David Caldwell, Phoebe Stannard, Leonie Lachlan

Leonie, David and Phoebe will be showing work at the Bow Arts Open Studio which opens on the evening of the 29 June, 6.30-9pm, and will then be open 11am -5pm on 30 June and 1 July. For more info see

Jaime Valtierra

Jaime created the sceneography for "Illusions of Reference", a circus performance that took place on Peckham Rye Common on the 23 June. For details about the circus click on
Psychological Art Circus

Chris Green

Chris will be exhibiting his drawings in group show "Drawn to the Line" until 14 July at the Piers Feetham Gallery, 475 Fulham Road, London, SW6 1H.See The Piers Feetham Gallery

Pictured above is "The Shard from King William Street" for which Chris won a prize at this year's Lynn Painter Stainers exhibition.

Atul Vohora

Atul Vohora recently launched a book called "Painting the Human Figure" which includes work by Sargy Mann, Susan Wilson, Patrick George and Drawing Year alumni David Caldwell, Daniel Shadbolt, Jenny Blake, Alex Cree and Coll McDonnell. The book launch took place at Dagget Gallery with an exhibition of work from the book. "Painting the Human Figure" is now available on Amazon.

The painting above is "Infinity Pool II" by Sargy Mann.

Henry Gibbons Guy

Henry has organized his mother's exhibition at Gimpel Fils Gallery, Carole Gibbons has been working as a painter in Glasgow 60 years and this is her first exhibition in London. The exhibition continues until 21 July, to see her work click on Carole Gibbons .

Gimpel Fils Gallery, 30 Davies Street, London W1K 4NB. For more info click on: Gimpel Fils

Aude Herail Jager

Aude is currently in an exhibition about our sense of place and time at The Art Pavilion. "From Here to Here: The Geographical Self" is on until the 7 July and you can find the Art Pavilion at Mile End PArk, Grove Road, E3. More info at: the art pavilion

Leonie Lachlan

From the 4- 31 July Leonie has a solo show with a drawing event at the Exhibit Gallery, 20 Goswell Road, EC1. More infor on the web site: Exhibit

Leonie is also exhibiting new prints in group show "Representing Nothing" until 28 July at The Agency Gallery, 66 Evelyn Road, London, SE8 5DD. For more info click The Agency Gallery

Serena Rowe

Serena's solo exhibition of still life and interiors is on until the 4 July at Jerram Gallery, Half Moon Street, Sherborne, Dorset. For more information click on  The Jerram Gallery