Art

Free Art Event For Henley Kids This Weekend

Photo: Cheryl George The Henley Youth Festival (HYF) will run a free event for local children and young people on Saturday, 18 March, in the Market Place.  ‘Art in the […]

New James McDonald Exhibition at Bohun Gallery

Described by journalist Auberon Waugh as having a ‘fine, angry genius’, James McDonald’s exquisitely rendered paintings have an Old Master quality about them. Everyday objects – a shell, loaf of […]

Iconic Rare Picture ‘Model in Westwood’ Obtained in London Fashion Week

In London Fashion week Jack’s Gallery was delighted to have obtained the iconic picture of “Model In Westwood” by Jack Vettriano.  This is a very rare piece as it is […]

Dubai Artist Has Made Henley Her New Home

Recently relocated from having spent 18 years in Dubai and Beirut, British Artist Cerise Washington has now made Henley on Thames her new home. Working as an Equestrian, Wildlife and […]

Sarah Finds Solace from Depression by Returning to Her Love of Art

Sarah Cullen grew up in the Wiltshire and Essex countrysides and as far back as she can remember she always had a paintbrush in her hand.  She moved to Henley […]

Hot New Sketchbook Club Starting in Henley

An exciting new 10 week course running at the fabulous new Henley School of Art called Sketchbook Club is starting on 22 February. Run by Joanna Miles who says, “It’s […]

River & Rowing Musuem John Piper

John Piper Fans Enjoy Sold Out Talk

Following the opening of the River & Rowing Museum’s John Piper exhibition last December, a highly anticipated talk on the artist was held at the museum last Friday. The event […]

Henley College Art Exhibition at River & Rowing Museum

Henley College Students ‘Make Great Art Through Fantastic Mistakes’

Year 2 Extended Diploma Art and Design Henley College students are exhibiting their Live Briefs at Henley’s River and Rowing Museum. Students are displaying their artwork as part of their […]

Rare Studio Proofs to Mark 50 Years Since Donald Campbell Died in Bluebird

It is 50 years ago this week that Donald Campbell died in Bluebird K7 on Lake Coniston.   Bluebird was named after Blue Bird, the name of the Campbell-Railton car which […]

John Piper Gallery at River & Rowing Museum

New John Piper Gallery Opens at River & Rowing Museum

The River & Rowing Museum celebrated the opening of the new John Piper gallery last night, following a successful crowdfunding campaign with the Art Fund in July which raised £22,000 […]