- Art Today – What touches your Soul? A lecture by Johannes von Stumm
- Mark Carr – Cup of Life Exhibition
- Buckinghamshire Art Exhibition
- REbels Exhibition – Printmaking as an original artform since 1880
- An exhibition by Lilla Fludra
- A new book by Beatrice Hoffman
- John Somerscales, OAS – solo show at Wolfson College
- Update! – OAS artists work selected for RBA Annual Exhibition
Latest News & Events
Mark has extended an invitation to members of OAS to the private view of his exhibition, Cup of Life at the North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford on the 6th June, 6.30 – 8.30pm.
VALE & DOWNLAND MUSEUM
19 Church St, Wantage, OX12 8BL, 01235 771447
9.30 – 4.00pm daily except Sundays & Bank Holidays.
2 hours free parking – there is a ticket required:
The Beacon, Portway OX12 9BU. This is a five minute walk from the museum.
The museum serves coffee, teas, cakes and lunches.
Disability access is limited, so please check the website:
wantage-museum.com or telephone 01235 771447
Beatrice Hoffman has just published a beautiful coffee table book titled ‘Sculptures by Beatrice Hoffman 2018’. It has 98 full colour spreads with many images of the sculptures by Beatrice Hoffman and poems by Tom Corbet. The text is by the art critics Kay Wolf and Patricia Preece and by the sculptor herself. The works features both figurative and abstract sculptures, with photos taken indoors and in garden settings.
John Somerscales will be showing a selection of his beautiful watercolours and oils at Wolfson College, Oxford this spring.
The exhibition runs from Monday 16th April to Friday 11th May.
RBA update – Ben Hope has won the Frinton Frames award for his wonderful light infused painting, ‘St. Paul’s from Cannon Street, Afternoon’.
Great news! Our chair, Lucy Stopford, and OAS member, Ben Hope, have both had work selected from over 1,500 entries to appear alongside paintings by some of Britain’s leading artists. The Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition will be on display at Mall Galleries from 21st March to 31st March. For more details please see the RBS website
Our Open Exhibition will be taking place at St John the Evangelist Cloisters, Iffley Road, Oxford from Saturday 29th September to Sunday 14th October.
The hand in date for submissions is Saturday 22nd September.
Further details and submission forms will be available on the website nearer the time.
Painter Ben Hope, has had two of his works accepted for the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Open Exhibition at the Mall Galleries.
This prestigious annual exhibition shows over 200 portraits by over 100 artists. The exhibition is formed of two parts; RP’s Members show work alongside the best work from open submissions.
Mall Galleries, The Mall London SW1
10th to 25th May 2018
For more information about the exhibition see the Royal Society of Portrait Painters website
To learn a bit about Ben and see some examples of his beautiful work, please visit his website