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.
Sometime between June and September 2019...
Creative Coverage Mixed exhibition, St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Glasgow, Scotland. TBC.
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 September 2, 2019
Philippa Beale, Art Earth, Dartington Hall, Devon. "I was one of the six artists chosen from 60 to represent the Arborealists in EVOLVING THE FOREST curated by Richard Povall of ArtEarth, the Producer is Monou Tsambika- Pollerds also of ArtEarth," says Philippa.
June to August 2019
Creative Coverage solo exhibition featuring the paintings of Ingrid Skoglund, Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
June 15 to July 14, 2019
Jane Vaux solo show, The Dolphin Gallery, Wantage.
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 18 to July 3, 2019
10am to 5pm Hampshire Artists Co-Operative Exhibition featuring 21 artists including Sue Colyer and Lucille Scott, Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Romsey, Hampshire SO51 0QA. Free entry. www.hampshireartistscooperative.co.uk
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.
July 6, 2019 onwards
Nigel Hudson, Marlborough Open Studios, Marlborough, 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 19 (opening drinks 6pm to 8pm) to September 10, 2019
The Wykeham Gallery: Mixed Exhibition of Gallery artists. High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
July 20 to August 11, 2019
Christopher Hall RBA Retrospective, Galleria Spazio Cultura Art, Recanati, Italy.
July 27 and 28, 2019
Kate Findlay, Red Kite Artists and Makers, Goring Village Hall.
July 29 to August 24, 2019
Creative Coverage Summer Exhibition featuring local landscapes by Joanna Commings, textiles by Margaret Jones, botanical watercolours by Mary-Clare Cornwallis, Susan Thomson and Pat Regnart, landscapes by Caz Scott and Andrew Halliday, portraits by Keith Tutt as well as bronze and ceramic sculptures by Liz Watts. 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 2 to 24, 2019
Philippa Beale, The Arborealists: The Trees of the Vienne, The Young Gallery, Salisbury, Wiltshire.
August 8 to 22, 2019
Creative Coverage Joint Exhibition featuring Ingrid Skoglund and Wendy Clouse, Leatherhead Theatre Mezzanine Gallery, Surrey.
August 17 to 26, 2019 (closed August 19 and 20)
Lisa Bartlett, Hampshire Open Studios, Ham Cottage, White Hill, Long Sutton, Hook, Hampshire RG29 1TQ.
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’ Contemporary 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.
August 24 to 26, 2019
Frans Wesselman RE open studio, 37 Vincent Road, Worcester WR5 1AZ.
August 30 to September 4, 2019
Hampshire Artists Co-Operative Exhibition, Stockbridge Town Hall, High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20 6HE. www.hampshireartistscooperative.co.uk
Sarah Jack, The Exchange, Sturminster Newton, Dorset.
Jill Barthorpe exhibition, Jerram Gallery, Sherborne, Dorset.
September 7 and 8, 2019
Knighton Mill Pottery, Wardlow Mires Pottery and Food Festival and Exhibition, Peak District, Derbyshire.
Sarah Pye and Kate Findlay, Art at The Herb Farm, Sonning Common.
September 7 to 21, 2019
Heallreaf 3 tapestry exhibition, Surface Gallery, Nottingham NG1 1DL.
September 13 to 22, 2019
Susie Lidstone, Heritage Open Days, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey.
September 14, 2019
Sarah Pye, Henley Show.
September 14 and 15, 2019
Sarah Pye and Kate Findlay, Cookham and Maidenhead Arts Trail.
September 19 to 21, 2019
130pm to 5pm Susie Lidstone will be working on a local view of Farnham in The New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham as part of Heritage Weekend. "It is a really interesting building,” says Susie, who is known for her botanical and architectural watercolour.
September 21 and 22, 2019
Kate Findlay, Wokingham Art Trail.
Sarah Pye, Royal County of Berkshire Show.
September 28, 2019
Kate Findlay, Kate Evans Fair, Thame Town Hall.
September 30 to November 16, 2019
Andrew Matheson Solo Show Pour Me A Drink, hand thrown cups and jugs demonstrating the variety and beauty to be found in functional objects. Ground Floor Gallery, RBSA, 4 Brook Street, Birmingham B3 1SA. 0121 2364353.
Nigel Hudson, White Horse BookshopGallery, Marlborough, Wiltshire.
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.
October 15 to 26, 2019
Heallreaf 3 tapestry exhibition, Espacio Gallery, London E2 7DG.
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 16 to 17, 2019
Kate Findlay, South Hill Park Craft Fair, Bracknell.
November 18 to December 1, 2019
Creative Coverage Winter Exhibition featuring paintings by Ingrid Skoglund, Danny Mooney, Jennifer Wright, Juliet Wood, Lisa Bartlett, Lin Knott, Caz Scott, Paula Still, Stuart Stanley and Roberta Mason glass, Wilson Studio, The Oxmarket, East Street, Chichester PO19 1YH.
November 30, 2019
Kate Findlay, Architectural Plants Christmas Fair, Sussex.
January 13 to February 17, 2020
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition, The Octagon Theatre, Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1UX.
January 21 to February 13, 2019
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition, Guildford Cathedral, Surrey.
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition featuring Susan Thomson, Maria Floyd and others TBC, Learning Room, RHS Rosemoor, Devon.
March 13 to April 17, 2020
Creative Coverage Mixed exhibition featuring David Brightmore RCA, Dawn Harries and Julia Harris, The Gate, Cardiff, Wales.
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.