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PAST EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS 2016

 

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Royal Berkshire Hospital
Corridor Exhibition No 23

Christmas Art Sale

Along the Link Corridor, Level Two

7th November - 17th December 2016

Our seasonally popular corridor art exhibition of paintings, drawings and original prints.

Sale of work raised money for the Hospital Art and Gardens Charity.

 

 

 

 

 

And the Winner is...

At the Summer Show we introduced two new awards. The first was voted for by members of the public, choosing their favourite work, and the second was chosen by RGA Members.

Joint winners of the Summer Show Public Vote are:

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Joy by Nikki Carr and The Copse at Dusk by Lou Jessop who also wins the Members Vote!

Runners up of the Public Vote are:

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Vanitas (above) and The Five Senses (below) by Martin Andrews, Penny by David Cotton, Godrevy by Linda Saul and Memories at Wang Pho, River Kwai by Anthony Wilder.

Runners up of the Members Vote are:

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The Five Senses by Martin Andrews, Lizard Point Cornwall by Clare Buchta and Sunlight Stones Under Water by Elissa Milsome.

 

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Summer Show

Summer Show 2016

Thu 16th – Sun 26th June 2016

Art Building L04
The Institute of Education
University of Reading
London Road Campus
RG1 5AQ

 

 

 

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65 artists filled the long main gallery with nearly 300 pieces, including a great variety of new works from bold oil and acrylic paintings to delicate ceramics, pastels, sculpture, watercolours and every style of printing technique, all was on display, plus a few favourites. In the second gallery BA Ed Art students of the Art department at the Institute of Education showed a selection of their degree work.

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Nearly all work was for sale, as well as a “Buy and take away today” Small Works Sale, unframed works and a wide selection of artists' greeting cards. Artists were present every day during the exhibition if you wanted to find out more about the Guild and its work. Two Special Events took place Sat 25 June 2016: An Illustrated Talk “Being the Artist in Residence at Silchester – The Final Dig” by Jenny Halstead, followed by RGA Members’ Discussion “Blue Sky Thinking” hosted by RGA Chairman Anthony Wilder.

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The University of Reading's Dr Cathie Tissot, joined by head of the Art department, Dr Gill Hopper, welcomed RGA Members and guests to the third RGA Summer Show at the venue. In the presence of “The Fall to Earth. Icarus IV”, a stunning sculpture by new RGA President Clive Duncan FRBS RBA SPS NDD. He addressed the crowd and officially opened the show.

At the Summer Show we introduced two new awards. The first was by members of the public, who voted for their favourite work, and the second was chosen by RGA Members. See RGA What's On page for details of the winners.

Summer Show workshop

Well attended workshops ran throughout the Summer Show including Silkscreen Printing with Chris Mercier and Emily Gillmor, Costume Figure Drawing with Jenny Halstead, Watercolour Painting with Richard Cave, a taster session of our Earley Painters Workshop, Batik Workshop with Claire Drew and The Art of Architecture – capturing space and delighting in detail with John Pumfrey and Sam Knight. Specially arranged workshops were also organised for a Dementia Care charity, school groups and watercolour class.

 

 

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86th Annual Exhibition
"Spring into Action"


Sat 19th – Tue 29th March 2016

The Old Fire Station Gallery
66 Market Place
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 2AG

As assessor of the 2016 Marie Dyson Award Clive Duncan awarded Clare Buchta and Martin Andrews as joint winners of this annual accolade, with Nina O'Connell and Richard Cave as joint second. Take a look at the winning works on our Marie Dyson Award page.

 

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small works sale

Small Works Sale

As part of Reading Museum's "Art in the Dark Months" programme

Sat 6th February 2016

Reading Museum & Town Hall

On a gusty February day, surrounded by past member Alan Caiger-Smith's stunning pottery in the Reading Museum's Atrium Gallery, RGA members put on a fantastic display of exciting paintings, original prints and sculpture.

 

 

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