This events diary highlights art exhibitions, events, talks, book signings and demonstrations across the UK either organised by Creative Coverage or featuring Creative Coverage members. This is the place to find out what's going on in the contemporary art world.
Charles Jamieson exhibits throughout the year at Red Rag Gallery, Bath and Brownston Gallery, Devon.
Chair of the Contemporary Glass Society, Sue Purser Hope has been accepted to join a collective with 11 other artists, which runs a gallery called Number 21 in Reepham, Norfolk.
Until May 11, 2019
Under Water Delights, Sue Purser Hope, Art House Cafe, Cromer, Norfolk.
March 30 to end of May 2019
Creative Coverage exhibition featuring Barbara Green, Maggie Cochran, Caroline Liddington and Miranda Pender, Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
May 3 (Opening drinks 6 to 8pm) to 18, 2019
The Wykeham Gallery: Jethro Jackson, Mike Bernard and Paul Jackson, High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20 6HE.
May 3 to 22, 2019
Kate Findlay solo show, Cannock Chase Museum.
May 3 to June 2, 2019
Susie Lidstone, Awakening exhibition, Leith Hill Place, National Trust, Dorking, Surrey.
May 4, 2019 onwards
Margaret Evans, Eduardo Alessandro Gallery, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Scotland.
May 9 to 12, 2019
Sarah Pye, RHS Malvern Spring Show.
Howard Birchmore, Mayne Gallery, Kingsbridge, Devon: London Hampstead Affordable Art Fair.
May 18 to June 2, 2019
Lynn Morgan Jenkins, The Posh Partridge Cafe, Dorchester, Dorset as part of Open for Art.
Christine Rogers, The Old Town Hall, High West Street, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8JH.
May 25 to 27, 2019
Sarah Pye, Artists at Goring (Village Hall).
May 25 to 27, 2019
Kate Findlay, Red Kite Artists, Bray Village Hall.
May 29 and 30, 2019
Tom Lund-Lack has six paintings at the Suffolk Show, one of which features a fox.
May 31 to June 2, 2019
Sarah Pye, Untitled Artists Fair (Old Chelsea town Hall, Kings Road, London).
May 31 to June 15, 2019
The Contemporary Glass Society, Inspired exhibition at London Glassblowing Gallery, London.
June to August 2019
Creative Coverage solo exhibition featuring the paintings of Ingrid Skoglund, Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
June 1 to 2, 6 to 9, 14 to 16, 2019
11am to 5pm Susie Lidstone, open studio, 1 Trinity Hill, Farnham, Surrey.
June 7, 2019 onwards
Caroline Coode, mixed exhibition, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle.
June 8 to 22, 2019
Matthew Alexander RBA, Summer Exhibition, Alexander's Gallery, Canterbury Road, Monkton, Kent CT12 4LH.
June 15 to July 14, 2019
Jane Vaux solo show, The Dolphin Gallery, Wantage.
June 17 to July 1, 2019
Caz Scott, Pearl Gatehouse and Rita Brown, Walking the Land, Fine Foundation Gallery, Durlston Castle, Durlston Country Park and National Nature Reserve, Swanage, Dorset.
June 17 to July 31, 2019
Art on the Faith Trail featuring 12 artists from West Wales including Austen Pinkerton and Richard Blackwell-Jones. Art on the Faith Trail seeks to encourage people to walk Pembrokeshire’s beautiful countryside between eight churches and St David’s Cathedral. Using the ancient pilgrim paths visitors can enjoy artworks by 12 important local artists along the way. Venues: St David’s Cathedral, St Aiden at Solva, St Hywel at Llanhywel, St Rhian at Llanrhian, Holy Martyrs at Mathry, St Gwyndaf at Llanwnda, St David at Llanychaer, St Peter at Little Newcastle and St James at Walwyn’s Castle.
June 19 to 23, 2019
Sarah Pye, House and Garden Festival Olympia.
June 21 to 23, 2019
Knighton Mill Pottery, Earth & Fire International Ceramic Fair, The Harley Gallery, Welbeck Estate, Nottinghamshire S90 3LT.
June 25 to July 13, 2019
Oxford Landscapes by William North. A Creative Coverage Solo Show. Upper Gallery, Vale and Downland Museum, Church Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8BL. July 25 Meet the Artist from 11am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 3.30pm.
June 27 to 30, 2019
Kate Findlay, Handmade Oxford, Waterperry Gardens, Oxford.
June 29 and 30, 2019
Knighton Mill Pottery, The Chalke Valley History Festival, Wiltshire.
July 2 (private view 6pm to 8pm) to 14, 2019
11am to 6pm Juliet Wood Retrospective: A Human Touch, Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, London SE1 9JH. Last day celebration: 2pm to 6pm.
July 6 to 10, 2019
Jennifer Wright, Artist in Residence, Salcombe Yacht Club, Cliff Road, Salcombe, Devon. Merlin Rocket Week.
July 10 to 16, 2019
10am to 4pm Christine Rogers solo exhibition featuring Dorset land and seascapes, Shaftesbury Arts Centre, 13 Bell Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8AR.
July 16 to 21, 2019
10am to 6pm daily Caz Scott and Rita Brown, Eype Centre for the Arts, Bridport, Dorset DT6 6AR.
July 19 to 21, 2019
Knighton Mill Pottery, Celebrating Ceramics Event, Waterperry Gardens near Wheatley in Oxfordshire, OX33 1LA.
July 19 to September 8, 2019
Caroline Coode has had Bumblebees and Beans 4 selected for the Seeking Routes, Quaker Artists exhibition, Swarthmoor Hall, Ulverston.
July 27 and 28, 2019
Kate Findlay, Red Kite Artists and Makers, Goring Village Hall.
July 27 to August 25, 2019
Christopher Hall's Italian Retrospective, San Vito, Recanati, Italy.
July 29 to August 24, 2019
Creative Coverage Summer Exhibition featuring local landscapes by Joanna Commings, abstract paintings by Angie Kenber, textiles by Margaret Jones, botanical watercolour by Mary-Clare Cornwallis, Susan Thomson and Pat Regnart, landscapes by Caz Scott as well as bronze and ceramic sculptures by Liz Watts. Main Gallery, Ilminster Arts Centre, The Meeting House, East Street, Ilminster, Somerset TA19 0AN. A MUST SEE EXHIBITION.
August to October 2019
Creative Coverage exhibition featuring Sally Pinhey, Jane Corner, Kate Findlay and Rachel Fenner, Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
August 22 to 25, 2019
Kate Findlay, Stonor Country Craft Fair.
August 23 to 26, 2019
Nicola Currie, Worcestershire Open Studios.
August 23 to September 28, 2019
‘CELESTIAL BODIES’ Contemporsary Glass Society Open Exhibition at the International Festival of Glass, UK. 126 CELESTIAL BODIES will be displayed in this fun show from CGS members across the world. Be sure to come and find us during the Festival, in the Ruskin Centre, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 4HE and boost your collection with one of these fantastic unique glass works.
Jill Barthorpe exhibition, Jerram Gallery, Sherborne, Dorset.
September 7, 2019
Sarah Pye, Henley Show.
September 7 and 8, 2019
Knighton Mill Pottery, Wardlow Mires Pottery and Food Festival and Exhibition, Peak District, Derbyshire.
September 13 to 22, 2019
Susie Lidstone, Heritage Open Days, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey.
September 21 and 22, 2019
Kate Findlay, Wokingham Art Trail.
October 12 to November 2, 2019
10am to 4pm Sally Pinhey, The Nature of Dorset exhibition, Allsop Art Gallery, Bridport Arts Centre, South St, Bridport, Dorset DT6 3NR.
November 9 to December 20, 2019
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition of paintings, ceramics, glass and sculpture, The Bishop's Palace, Wells, Somerset. Creative Coverage members are invited to apply.
November 18 to December 1, 2019
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition featuring paintings by Ingrid Skoglund, Danny Mooney, Jennifer Wright, Juliet Wood, Lisa Bartlett, Lin Knott and Roberta Mason glass, Wilson Studio, The Oxmarket, East Street, Chichester PO19 1YH.
January 13 to February 17, 2020
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition, The Octagon Theatre, Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1UX.
April 1 to April 29, 2020
Creative Coverage Wales Exhibition featuring the paintings of Wendy Yeo RWSW, Rob Leckey ARBSA, Austen Pinkerton and Dawn Harries, Joanna Field Gallery, Torch Theatre, St Peter’s Road, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire SA73 2BU.