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Chelsea Art Society 73rd Annual Exhibition

Thursday 23 Jun 2022

The Society’s annual Open Art Exhibition in Chelsea is a firmly established annual event, in its home at Chelsea Old Town Hall, where it has been since 1994. Over 800 paintings and sculptures are shown, selected from more than twice that number, attracting not just established artists but younger ones producing innovative work. Congratulations to […]

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Carving Exhibition

Monday 20 Jun 2022

Private View Wednesday 22nd June 2022 5.00pm – 7.00pm Exhibition runs 20th June – July 8th. We welcome you to visit an exhibition of Sculpture carved in wood and stone by students of the Heatherley School of Fine Art. Sculpture tutor Veronica Ricks presents an exciting selection of the work of her students who meet […]

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RE Original Prints Exhibition 2022

Thursday 19 May 2022

The winner of this year’s Heatherleys Prize at the RE Original Prints 2022 exhibition is Wai Wong ARE for his etching ‘Festival of Happiness’. The show with the Royal Society of Painter Printmakers at the Bankside Gallery is on until June 10th. Image: Wai Wong ARE, ‘Festival of Happiness’

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SETTING UP: THE STILL LIFE DILEMMA

Monday 09 May 2022

Artists explain their own approach to the practical aspects of creating a Still Life set up and how they use this genre to explore the relationships between appearance, meaning and emotion. Part 1 – Monday 9th May, 4.30 – 6pm Chair: Claudia Carr Artists: Kate Hopkins Daniel Shadbolt Laura Smith Part 2 – Monday 16th […]

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Composition Class Exhibition

Monday 17 Jan 2022

17 Jan – 05 Feb 2022 This exhibition shows the work done by students in my two classes. In these classes students are encouraged and coaxed into discovering a pathway that is personal and relates to their interests and ambitions. They follow their instincts and through the use of mixed media and discourse with fellow […]

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Urban Landscape Exhibition

Sunday 24 Oct 2021

24 October – 12 November Exhibition of works by students and tutors of the Urban Landscape summer course and the Outdoor Painting course 2021.

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Out of Lockdown: Summer Print Show

Friday 18 Jun 2021

21 June – 9 July Printmaking tutors Hilary Daltry, Maggie Jennings and Ron Best, alongside studio technicians Helena Moock and David Stubbs, are proud to present this exciting selection of students work created in the Summer term. Using a wide range of printmaking techniques including: etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, lithographs, monoprints and screen-prints for you to […]

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Ivonne Portillo "Achikanain"
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Shared Spaces

Thursday 15 Apr 2021

15 April – 8 May Printmaking Exhibition This printmaking exhibition of 30 prints is a joint collaboration between Hilary Daltry, Head of Printmaking at Heatherleys, and Christina Pérez i Alay, engraving and lithography teacher at Escola TRAC in Barcelona. The work has already been exhibited in Barcelona last year and we are thrilled to finally […]

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Sir Alan and Lady Parker
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Sir Alan Parker CBE

Friday 31 Jul 2020

Sir Alan Parker We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the great Sir Alan Parker, the legendary director of so many great films which caught the public imagination from Midnight Express in the 70’s to Evita and Angela’s Ashes and so much more. Alan’s reputation as a filmmaker is international but somehow […]

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Rosalind Davis and Justin Hibbs in Conversation with Anna McNay

Friday 31 Jul 2020

Heatherleys Online: Rosalind Davis and Justin Hibbs in Conversation with Anna McNay The Heatherley Guest Lecturer programme continues with the sixth and final in a series of online in conversation events with artists (Zoom link below). Artist-curators Rosalind Davis and Justin Hibbs, who have also contributed professional development talks to the programme, speak about their […]

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Creative Collaborations with Justin Hibbs Part 2 -Private and Public Commissions

Friday 17 Jul 2020

Creative Collaborations with Justin Hibbs Part 2. Private and Public Commissions In this session Justin will give an overview of how to develop and sustain a practice through a range of different private and public commissions including Daisy Green Restaurants for whom he has just designed a range of artworks for socially distanced screens. He […]

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Rosalind Davis – The Fine Art of Opportunities; Portfolio Careers, Employability and Entrepreneurialism

Friday 03 Jul 2020

The Fine Art of Opportunity incl funding/ Setting up Artist Run Initiatives or projects. · How to spot, seize, create and maximise opportunities to help springboard new possibilities and projects such as artist run initiatives as a result. · Building ways to collaborate with artists, arts professionals, funders and organisations to help you prosper collectively […]

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Creative Collaborations with Justin Hibbs Part 1 – Working with Commercial and Public galleries.

Friday 19 Jun 2020

Creative Collaborations with Justin Hibbs Part 1; Working with Commercial and Public galleries. In this session Justin Hibbs will give an overview of how to develop and sustain a practice through a range of different collaborations and exhibition contexts. From working with other Artists to alternative exhibition spaces, such as; artist led and project spaces, […]

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Hugh Krall

Friday 29 May 2020

Hugh Krall (b.1924), an architect and artist who has died at the age of 96, attended my Friday Printmaking class at Heatherleys for 18 years (from 1992 -2010). A resident of Chelsea, he had built his own house near Cheyne Walk, having previously lived on a houseboat. The River Thames was the main source of […]

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Rosalind Davis – Creative Strategies During Covid 19

Friday 05 Jun 2020

A range of strategies to revitalize artists and help get them out of a creative rut or just someone wishing to consider a range of painting and drawing approaches, build ideas and a range of new processes in their work. Rosalind will also discuss other ideas and examples to develop interesting online projects to help […]

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Graham Crowley in Conversation with Anna McNay

Friday 26 Jun 2020

Graham Crowley – In Conversation with Anna McNay In the third of a series of online in conversation events with artists, painter Graham Crowley speaks about his work to art writer and journalist Anna McNay. Crowley is clear in referring to himself as a painter, not an artist. He regards painting as a discourse and […]

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Susie Hamilton in Conversation with Anna McNay

Friday 12 Jun 2020

Susie Hamilton – In Conversation with Anna McNay In the second of a series of online in conversation events with artists, Susie Hamilton speaks about her new series of work of Covid-19 doctors to art writer and journalist Anna McNay. About Susie Hamilton Concerned with the human condition and the solitary existence of individuals, Hamilton’s […]

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Sadie Lee in Conversation with Anna McNay

Friday 29 May 2020

Sadie Lee – In Conversation with Anna McNay In the first of a series of online in conversation events with artists, award-winning British figurative painter Sadie Lee speaks about her work to art writer and journalist Anna McNay. In 1992, Lee’s painting of herself and her then partner was used as the publicity poster for […]

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