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.
January 26 to March 6, 2018
Opening Drinks, Friday 26th January, 6-8pm. The Wykeham Gallery: A January Cornucopia: Karl Martens, Peter Kettle, Katya Grindeva, Paul Treasure and Angela Wilson. High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire. www.wykehamgallery.co.uk
February 10 to March 16, 2018 (Tuesdays to Saturdays)
Mary Gillett and members of her print workshop, Fresh Off The Press, Limekiln Gallery, Calstock, Cornwall PL18 9QT.
Tom Cotcher, Cube Gallery, South Downs Heritage Centre Hassocks, Sussex.
March 5 to March 22, 2018
Keith Salmon, Painting with Sound, Barony Centre, 50 Main Street, West Kilbride KA23 9AR. Tel. 01294 829179
March 8, 2018 onwards
ARTIZAN GALLERY: Michael McDonagh Wood and Veronica Charlesworth exhibition, 7 Lucius Street, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5UW. https://www.art-hub.co.uk/mar2018
March 9 (Drinks 6pm to 8pm) to March 24, 2018
The Wykeham Gallery, High Street, Stockbridge, Hampshire: Maureen Davies, Jake Winkle and Gerald Green.
March 14 to 20, 2018
Alexandra Churchill, Spirit of the Horse, Gardens Gallery, Cheltenham, Gloucester GL50 1UZ.
March 16 to April 19, 2018
Award winning Marjorie Collins Solo Show, Sherfield Gallery, Sherfield on Loddon, Hook.
March 24 to April 23, 2018
Artizan Artists on Tour, Cockington Court Country Park, Torquay, Devon.
March 24 to May 13, 2018
Rowena Comrie, Kunsthuis Gallery, White Cube, Mill Green Farm, Brandsby Road, Crayke, Yorkshire YO61 4TT.
Len Murrell, Rachel Fenner, Mike Hall and Lin Knott: Rum's Eg, 27 Bell Street, Romsey, Hampshire.
April to June, 2018
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition featuring paintings by Ingrid Skoglund, Peter Thwaites, Susan Purser Hope and George Paul Sainsbury. Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
April 5, 2018
Cocktails and Conversation, Artizan Gallery, 7 Lucius Street, Torquay, Devon with guest speaker Mayor of Torbay Gordon Oliver.
April 7 to April 27, 2018
Artizan Gallery solo exhibition: Christina Ulander, 7 Lucius Street, Torquay, Devon.
April 20 to 22, 2018
Sarah Pye, Firle Place Garden Show.
May 3 to 7, 2018
Sculptor Paul Smith, Stand 13, The Spring Contemporary Craft and Design Fair, RHS Wisley, Surrey.
May 5 to 7, 2018
Sarah Pye, The Henley Arts Trail (find her at The Big Plant Nursery)
May 26 to 28, 2018
Sarah Pye, Artists At Goring (Goring Village Hall)
June to August, 2018
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition featuring paintings by Nancy Jones, Michael Jevon and Pat Regnart and Sara Barnes with photographs by Sarah MacDonald. Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
June 8 to July 8, 2018
Trooping the Rural Colour exhibition featuring Creative Coverage artists, The Gallery Highwaymans, Suffolk - in association with The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution featuring paintings by Eric Pentecost, Chrissie Havers, Len Murrell, Larain Briggs, Richard Whittlestone, Gerry Defries and Michael Jevon and glass pictures by Susan Purser Hope, chair of the Contemporary Glass Society.
June 8 to 10, 2018
Sarah Pye, Stansted Park Garden Show
July 3 to July 30, 2018
Creative Coverage Mixed Show, Edinburgh Central Library: Art and Design Library, Edinburgh, Scotland featuring the paintings of Michael Mullen, Aileen Wrennall, Mary-Clare Cornwallis, Anthony Barber and Priscilla Brightman with cartoons by Pedro Brock and photographs by Sarah MacDonald.
July 3 to August 4, 2018
Dorset: Landscapes, Flora and Fauna. Bridport Arts Centre, Dorset featuring paintings of Dorset by George Paul Sainsbury and others. A Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition.
July 27 to 29, 2018
Sarah Pye, Loseley Park Garden Show.
Sculptor Paul Smith, Potfest in the Park – Hutton in the forest, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 9TH
August to October, 2018
Creative Coverage Mixed Show featuring paintings by Jan Gay RBSA, Stuart Stanley SGFA, Sue Colyer and Nerissa Deeks. Houghton Lodge and Gardens, Stockbridge, Hampshire.
August 11 and 12, 2018
Sculptor Paul Smith, Art in the Pen – (TBC) Skipton Cattle Auction, Gargrave Road, Skipton BD23 1UD
August 25 to 31, 2018
Creative Coverage Mixed Exhibition featuring the paintings of Saskia Skoric and Len Murrell, glass pictures by Sue Purser Hope, sculpture by Nicola Axe and pottery by Andrew Matheson RBSA. Artizan Gallery, 7 Lucius Street, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5UW.
September 1 and 2, 2018
Sculptor Paul Smith, Art in the Garden – Botanical Gardens, Clarkehouse Road, Sheffield S10 2LN
September 8, 2018
Sarah Pye, The Henley Show (RG9 3AS).
September 8 and 9, 2018
Sculptor Paul Smith, Wirksworth Festival – (TBC) Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DS
October 5 to 20, 2018
Sarah Pye, solo show, The Frame Gallery (Odiham, Hampshire)
November 10 and 11, 2018
Sculptor Paul Smith, Windsor Art Fair – Royal Windsor Racecourse, Berkshire SL4 5JJ
April 6 to May 6, 2019
Creative Coverage Exhibition, RHS Rosemoor, Devon.
July 29 to August 24, 2019
Creative Coverage Summer Exhibition, Ilminster Arts Centre Gallery, The Meeting House, East Street, Ilminster TA19 0AN.