Sunday, 17 December 2017

Small paintings and sculptures go global

Small paintings and sculptures go global

THIS year’s exhibition of small paintings at the Bohun Gallery will have an exotic flavour calculated to appeal to the well-travelled ...

 

Ornaments show explores real meaning of Christmas

Ornaments show explores real meaning of Christmas

CHRISTMAS in Henley will officially begin at 7pm tonight (Friday) when the lights of the 30ft-tall Nordmann fir in Falaise Square are ...

 

Art camps

CHRISTMAS art camps for children are to be held in Wargrave. Villager Jo Hall will host the events in Blakes Road on December 20, 21 ...

 

Award-winning Henley artist is opening her studio to the public

Award-winning Henley artist is opening her studio to the public

THE award-winning Henley painter Camilla Dowse is opening her Singers Lane studio to the public next weekend. The “Winter Open Studio” ...

 

Artisans have a fair old Christmas treat in store

Artisans have a fair old Christmas treat in store

WITH Christmas just over a month away, the time of year when present buyers start to cast around for that special, unique gift for a ...

 

Shortlisted artist's talent spotted by top designer

Shortlisted artist's talent spotted by top designer

GENEVIEVE French is grinning from ear to ear. Surrounded by her colour-pop paintings, she looks like the cat that got the cream. It’s ...

 

Fund-raising art sale opens at Royal Berks

Fund-raising art sale opens at Royal Berks

AN annual charity art sale organised by the Reading Guild of Artists has opened at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading. The event, ...

 

Artist's etchings tell the tale of his travels

Artist's etchings tell the tale of his travels

AN exhibition of etchings documenting the travels of the acclaimed artist and poet Julian Trevelyan is opening at the Bohun Gallery ...

 

Wargrave Local History society - the first photographer

MEMBERS were given a talk on photographer William Henry Fox Talbot at the October meeting. Martin Andrews, a lecturer in graphic ...

 

Exhibition of man cave essentials

SALVAGE dealer Gary Wallis is back exhibiting at the Old Fire Station in Henley tonight (Friday) until November 6. This time he has ...

 

Firefighters save the day at art gallery launch

Firefighters save the day at art gallery launch

ORGANISERS of Henley Arts and Crafts Guild’s autumn exhibition have thanked two firefighters who came to their rescue. Committee ...

 

Photographer is gaining some exposure at library

Photographer is gaining some exposure at library

AN award-winning photographer who lives half the year in Sonning Common and the other half in Hong Kong is staging an exhibition of ...

 

Show pays tribute to late artists

Show pays tribute to late artists

AN exhibition opening today (Friday) at the Old Fire Station Gallery in Upper Market place will pay tribute to two local artists who ...

 

Town loans Piper originals to museum

Town loans Piper originals to museum

FIVE original paintings of Henley by John Piper are to be loaned to the River & Rowing Museum by the town council. The works are ...

 

Paintings by Millais testify to art heritage

A NEW collection of paintings by the great-granddaughter of the Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais is going on show at the ...

 

Young artists in running to have work at national gallery

Young artists in running to have work at national gallery

ARTWORK created by students at The Henley College and the Piggott School in Wargrave is in the running to be exhibited in a national ...

 

Snapper's leading a tour of 'Hidden Henley'

Snapper's leading a tour of 'Hidden Henley'

PHOTOGRAPHER Martin Cook loves Henley. Everything about it, in fact — he takes pictures of anything and everything and likes nothing ...

 

Garden painter's work is sure to grow on you

Garden painter's work is sure to grow on you

THE lush, vibrant paintings of the artist Louis Turpin have become something of an institution at the Bohun Gallery, which has held no ...

 

Superstar artist's launching new collection at gallery

Superstar artist's launching new collection at gallery

A PAINTER and sculptor described by the BBC as “the UK’s most popular living artist” is visiting the Lemongrove Gallery in Duke Street ...

 

Artists are inspired by the countryside

TWO artists who are inspired and motivated by the power and abundance of the countryside are staging a joint exhibition at Henley’s ...

 

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