Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Art gallery shuts down

Art gallery shuts down

AN art gallery in Henley has closed down after three years. Informality is moving out of its unit in Market Place and will now be ...

 

The Arts Society Henley

ON Thursday (May 19), the Arts Society Henley will hear a talk by Jacky Klein on “The era of anything: decoding contemporary art”. ...

 

‘Primitive’ painter and prolific folk musician

‘Primitive’ painter and prolific folk musician

ARTIST Richard Conway-Jones looked back over his 30-year career and decided to find new homes for some of his work. He will be ...

 

I gave up rock ’n’ roll lifestyle to be sculptor

A SCULPTOR whose work has been compared to that of Barbara Hepworth is exhibiting in Henley from next week. Christian Tiburtius will ...

 

Artist inspired by visits to big cities

Artist inspired by visits to big cities

ARTIST Tom Butler will be opening an exhibition of his work at the Lemongrove Gallery in Henley tomorrow (Saturday). He specialises in ...

 

Fascinating explanation of discovery

Fascinating explanation of discovery

ON a spring day more than 3,000 years ago, Tutankhamun, the 19-year-old king of Egypt, was buried in Luxor in the southern part of his ...

 

Trail debutante paints bright picture in aid of Ukraine appeal

Trail debutante paints bright picture in aid of Ukraine appeal

PAINTER Caron Light will be exhibiting at the Henley Arts Trail for the first time this year. She loves animals and accepts ...

 

Henley 8 return to museum

Henley 8 return to museum

THE Henley Arts Trail is back for the early May bank holiday weekend for the 17th year. Eight artists, known as the Henley 8, will be ...

 

Decor fair returns

Decor fair returns

HENLEY Decor Fair is back at its riverside location along the Royal Regatta course, offering visitors the chance to enjoy an interiors ...

 

Artists open studios in return of Arts Trail

Artists open studios in return of Arts Trail

NOW in its 17th year, the Henley Arts Trail is back to its usual spot of the early May bank holiday weekend. Since its inception in ...

 

Arts Society, Henley

Arts Society, Henley

ON Thursday, April 21, the Arts Society Henley takes us on a voyage of adventure and discovery into art restoration. Julia Korner, a ...

 

Sculpture in the Gardens returning to Greys Court

Sculpture in the Gardens returning to Greys Court

THE popular Sculpture in the Gardens is to return to Greys Court this summer. The walled gardens and main lawn will have big pieces on ...

 

Artist weaves magic of nature into her work

Artist weaves magic of nature into her work

TEXTILE artist Saskia Saunders is well aware of the health benefits of spending time in the natural world. Her large-scale, woven ...

 

Easter art sessions

ART workshops for children aged five to 11 will be held in Henley during the Easter holiday. Clare Wills, of Busy Brushes, will host ...

 

Home decoration and art combined

Home decoration and art combined

ART and home decoration can be sustainable and complementary. That’s the view of five artists and an interior designer who will be ...

 

The Arts Society, Henley

The Arts Society, Henley

ON Thursday, March 17, the Arts Society Henley will meet to listen to a talk by Stephen Duffy on “The rise and fall of Napoleon ...

 

Artist who loved nature

COOKHAM painter Stanley Spencer was influenced by what he saw in the natural world around him, taking an interest in the tiny details ...

 

Bookshop finds rare photos of Scott’s polar expedition

Bookshop finds rare photos of Scott’s polar expedition

A BOOK shop in Henley has discovered three original photographs taken during the famous British Antarctic Expedition more than a ...

 

Artist providing cheer as we emerge from pandemic

Artist providing cheer as we emerge from pandemic

AN artist is literally giving people hope as we emerge from the coronavirus pandemic. Allan Henderson’s latest work is a large ...

 

Council order to demolish unlawful art studio ‘not reasonable’

Council order to demolish unlawful art studio ‘not reasonable’

A PLANNING authority acted “unreasonably” when ordering the demolition of an art studio that was built in the countryside unlawfully, ...

 

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