The Art Blog

Queen Elizabeth II and the Arts

Queen Elizabeth II and the Arts
Queen Elizabeth II 1926 - 2022© Crown Copyright 2013 Photographer: Sergeant Adrian Harlen Image 45155865.jpg from www.defenceimages.mod.uk ...

Jacob Chan - In Perspective

Jacob Chan - In Perspective
The fourth instalment of our series of interviews goes to Jacob Chan.  Jacob is a rising star of modern ceramics and is selling his work all ...

Ian Layton - In Perspective

Ian Layton - In Perspective
The third instalment of our series of interviews goes to Ian Layton.  Ian is a Plein Air painter from Yorkshire.  All of the work he creates ...

Lucy Manfredi - In Perspective

Lucy Manfredi - In Perspective
The second in our new series of interviews goes to Lucy Manfredi. Lucy's Northern style of painting has been hugely popular in the gallery a...

Jerry Gordon - In Perspective

Jerry Gordon - In Perspective
Welcome to a new series of blogs where we delve into the history and driving forces behind our artists. We asked them a series of questions t...

The Winter Muse

The Winter Muse
Historically, winter has been a great time for artists to capture and express the various feelings associated with the coldest time of year. It...

The Greatest Mystery in Art...

The Greatest Mystery in Art...
The artworld has many mysteries, who is Banksy? Was the Salvator Mundi actually painted by Da Vinci? Was Van Gogh's death a suicide or accident? ...

From Rusholme with Love - A book review for Jerry Gordon

From Rusholme with Love - A book review for Jerry Gordon
Having worked with Jerry for nearly a year now and knowing the hard-working person he is, I wasn't surprised when he told me he'd written a boo...

5 events that shocked the artworld

5 events that shocked the artworld
Scandal and shock are not uncommon in the world of art, modern artists constantly strive to shock or take people out of their comfort zone. Thi...

August 2020 Art News

August 2020 Art News
A lot is going on around the world right now, and the art world is no different. Let's take a look at the latest happenings around the globe.NORWAY...

5 Exhibitions you should see right now

5 Exhibitions you should see right now
With the main national and local Galleries all reopening in the next few weeks it's a new season for exhibitions and artworks across the Countr...

David Hockney - Now and always

David Hockney - Now and always-De Lacey Fine Art Ltd
Many artists have owned the mantle of Britains greatest living artist, obviously, the very nature of the title is a transient one. Francis Baco...