This events diary highlights art exhibitions, events, talks 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.
Elaine Peto ceramics, Simon Drew, Dartmouth
Charles Jamieson exhibits throughout the year at Red Rag Gallery, Bath and Brownston Gallery, Devon
Until June 12, 2022
Amanda Bates, Palisade and Donkey Throng, Red House Museum, Christchurch, Dorset. Palisade has won the Friends' Choice Award.
July 2021 to 2023
Dick Hewitson and Philippa Beale, From Bodmin Keep to the Royal Engineers, Kent. Travelling exhibition: Concrete Castles
January 2022 to August 2023
Philippa Beale, Tree of Life Exhibition, The Stanton Guild House, Cotswolds
March 2 (3-7pm meet the artist) to end of May, 2022
Barbara Mackie and four other local artists exhibit at Riccio Gallery, Dalkeith, Scotland.
Mountain Stream, acrylic on canvas, 102 x 76cm by Wendy Yeo RWSW
March 9, 2022 onwards
Mountain Stream (above) by Wendy Yeo RWSW features in Continuity: Modern & Contemporary Masters, Artifact Gallery, Manhattan, New York, USA. Works by Miro, Matisse and Picasso feature in this exhibition alongside 18 contemporary painters including Wendy
March 31 (preview 630pm to 8pm) to May 27, 2022
Celebrating Sarah Graham exhibition, Ice Gallery, Courthill House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AP
April 1, 2022 onwards
Jill Barthorpe, Nadia Waterfield exhibition, Stockbridge, Hampshire
April 1 to September 30, 2022
Teresa Wells MRSS, What If Icarus? The Cotswold Sculpture Park, Cirencester GL7 6FE.
April to May 2022
Philippa Beale, Trees and the Sacred, Hostry Space, Norwich Cathedral
April 2 to May 7, 2022
John Atkinson and Charles Jamieson Exhibition, The Corn Hall, Diss, Norfolk
April 2 to May 29, 2022
Susan Purser Hope will be exhibiting Tracks in the Sand - Duet No. and Footsteps in the Sand - Duet No. 1 at Flow exhibition, Craft by the Bay (a CGS exhibition).
April 4 to 30, 2022
Creative Coverage Exhibition featuring Dawn Harries, Austen Pinkerton and Richard Blacklaw-Jones, Torch Theatre, Pembrokeshire
April 6 to 30, 2022
Susan Purser Hope will be exhibiting Poppy Parade Platter, Flora Flora exhibition, Fronteer Gallery, Sheffield.
April 10 to September 25, 2022
Dominic Fondé, The Coburg Prize, Germany
April 11 to May 31, 2022
Ann Coomber, Trees Meet Sea: The Sawyer Gallery, Inverewe Garden, Poolewe, Scotland
April 15 to May 15, 2022
Simon Fowler, PBLC Exhibition Room, RHS Rosemoor, Torrington, Devon EX38 8PH
April 19 to May 14, 2022
Creative Coverage Exhibition, Ilminster Arts Centre, 35 East Street, Ilminster, Somerset TA19 0AN. Exhibitors include James Lester SWAc, Susan Purser Hope, Patricia Haskey, Joanna Commings, Andrew Forkner, Pearl Gatehouse, Miranda Pender, Nigel Moores, Heather Tamplin, Gerry Defries, sculpture by Ann Coomber and mounted prints of local Somerset scenes by David Thomas RIBA, ARSMA.
April 22 to June 5, 2022
Loki and Narcissus by Teresa Wells MRSS, Ramster Garden, with The Surrey Sculpture Society, Godalming, Surrey GU8 4SN
April 25 to May 5, 2022
The Wykeham Gallery, High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20 6HE: Edward Hutchison exhibition.
Philippa Beale, Ancient Trees, Nature in Art Gallery & Museum, Twigworth, Gloucester
May 6 to 21, 2022
The Wykeham Gallery, High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire: Karl Martens: By Shallow Waters; his last solo show in the UK.
May 7 to 29, 2022
Amanda Bates, Open Studios West Berkshire and North Hampshire. As part of this Amanda has work out at two group exhibitions: INSIGHT at The Base in Greenham, Newbury and Memories and Moments at Arlington Arts in Newbury.
May 14 to 29, 2022
Dorset Art Weeks. The following professional artists are participating:
Liz Wright, 8 Higher Lane, Portland, Dorset DT5 1AT. 01305 823824, 07496 693469. Liz has just illustrated Sid T Gent Escapes to the Countryside and this book will be available at her open studio.
(Open Saturdays to Tuesdays 10am to 5pm or by appointment) L. Paul Matthews, 23 High Street, Puddletown, Dorset DT2 8RT. 01305 848780, 07715 266344
(Open 10am – 5pm, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28 May) Pearl Gatehouse, Moreys, Melbury Road, Yetminster, Dorset DT9 6LX. 01935 873888.
Miranda Pender, Abbots Fee, Priestlands Lane, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 6EY. 07896 354616.
Sally Pinhey, West Stafford Village Hall West Stafford, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 8AH. May 19 to 23 10am to 5pm (early closing at 4pm on the Monday).
May 17 to 22, 2022
Amanda Bates, Here be Dragons, Society of Graphic Fine Arts Open Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London
May 24 to 28, 2022
Arthur finds a Worm by Teresa Wells MRSS, commissioned by Juliet Sargeant for The Blue Peter Garden, Chelsea, London SW3 4SR
May 28 to June 3, 2022
Nicola Currie at Spetchley Park Gardens I will be hosting a solo show of new paintings
Joanna Commings, Cornwall Artists, Thompson's Gallery, London
Philippa Beale, Bath & West Annual Show
Philippa Beale, NDSM, FUSE, Amsterdam
Ann Coomber, Flux Virtual Exhibition
June 9 to 14, 2022
Dominic Fonde solo exhibition of drawings and engraved glass objects. Gallery Arai, Japan.
June 11 to 18, 2022
Dominic Fonde, The Hilliard Society of Miniaturists Annual International Exhibition and sale of paintings and sculptures, Town Hall, Wells, Somerset.
June 12 to 23, 2022
Ann Coomber, Steadings Gallery, Balmacara Square, Balmacara, Scotland
June 16 to 25, 2022
Loss by Teresa Wells MRSS in the Flux Exhibition, Greenwich Peninsula, London
June 25 to July 15, 2022
The Contemporary Glass Society Earth, Sea, Sky Exhibition, London Glassblowing Gallery. Curated by Cathryn Shilling
July 5 to September 11, 2022
Loss and Leap of Faith by Teresa Wells MRSS at Sculpture at Doddington Hall and Gardens, Lincolnshire LN6 4RU
July 9 to August 21, 2022
Philippa Beale, Trees and Woodland on Dartmoor, Art Mill Gallery, Plymouth
July 15 to 17, 2022
Tony Feld, Global Bird Fair, The Rutland Showground, Showground Way, Oakham, Rutland, Leicestershire
July 18 to July 31, 2022
Nicola Currie at Worcester Cathedral. A solo show of new paintings
August 6 to September 18, 2022
RUSS CHESTER SOLO EXHIBITION, ORIEL MON GALLERY, ANGLESEY.
Philippa Beale, exhibition and seminar, Somerset Artworks Festival
September 21 to September 23, 2022
Nicola Currie, an autumn exhibition of work inspired by a year at Spetchley
September 22 to November 1, 2022
Loki and Narcissus by Teresa Wells MRSS, The Saville Garden, with The Surrey Sculpture Society, Englefield Green, Egham TW20 0UJ
July 25 to August 12, 2023
Creative Coverage Annual Exhibition, Ilminster Arts Centre, 35 East Street, Ilminster, Somerset TA19 0AN
Philippa Beale, Arborealist Members Exhibition, Pie Factory Gallery, Margate
2023 to 2024
Philippa Beale, Arborealist Members Exhibition, Bermondsey Project Space, London