A selection of UK art exhibitions and events for week 5 of 2016.
(click images for larger view)
Under Pressure – Women Printmakers
22 December 2015 – 13 February 2016
An exhibition of many different types and styles of printmaking by a group of women artists who work together in mid Somerset.
Strode Theatre, Strode College
Church Road, Street
Process and Preparation
4 – 28 February 2016
Process and Preparation is intended to offer a tantalising glimpse of the wealth of work that will be on show around Leytonstone in July as part of the Leytonstone Arts Trail and provide an insight into the working methods of the artists taking part. The exhibition, which will include photography, animation, film, painting, printmaking and drawing, will present preparatory work alongside finished pieces to offer visitors the chance to view the varied techniques of experimentation and refinement employed by artists. Private view: 4 February.
The Stone Space
6 Church Lane
12th Feb – 28th Feb 2016
Gianluca Pisano solo painting exhibition.
Private view on Thursday 11th February – Guest List only, RSVP on Facebook event page.
The Underdog Gallery
Arch 6 Crucifix Lane
6 February – 8 March 2016
In collaboration with the Essex Feminist Collective and to raise awareness and funds for two Southend women’s charities, this all female exhibition explores the ever contentious subject of Women’s Work. Exhibition finishes on International Women’s Day. Facebook event page. Private view: 10 February.
Beecroft Art Gallery
RSA Open Exhibition
28 November 2015 – 14 February 2016
Drawing from artists across the whole of Scotland and beyond, this exhibition showcases around 400 works annually and features a wide range of small and medium sized works (max. 80cm in any direction) selected through open submission including paintings, drawings, sculptures, prints and photographs.
The Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture
We Love Art
9-14 February 2016
Each artist brings their own unique perspective exploring their love of art, apt as this exhibition closes on St Valentine’s Day. Moich Abrahams, Stephen Buggle, Paul Butler, Kanwal Dhaliwal, Lee-Ann, Guilhem, Ruth Jones, Keren Meguira, Clive Patterson, Sara Wickenden. Organised by Ruth Jones. Private View: 11 February.
159 Bethnal Green Road
London E2 7DG
(Just off Brick Lane in East London)
Pelham House Open Art Exhibition
22 January to 3 March 2016
Exhibition of 50 artworks selected from an open art submission: glass, acrylics, oils, lino print, watercolour and photography. Raising funds for charity Rocking Horse.
St. Andrews Lane
The Columbia Threadneedle Prize
3 – 20 February 2016 (closes 1pm final day)
The Columbia Threadneedle Prize showcases the very best in new figurative and representational art.
The Mall, St. James’s
The Vital Art
9 January – 6 February 2016
An exhibition of work by the Scottish Society of Architect Artists.
Meffan Museum and Art Gallery
20 West High Street
That Show 2016
3-6 February 2016
Tower Hamlets Artist Teacher Network exhibition of work by 28 artist teachers from schools from across the borough. Facebook event page.
121 Roman Road
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The image at the top is:
An oil painting by Gianluca Pisano who is exhibiting in a solo show at Underdog Gallery.