The Drawing Year 2015-16 Open Studios
Royal Drawing School Central Studios
Duke Street, London, W1C 1JU
Open 2-9 December, 10 - 6pm
Closing Party 9 December, 6 - 10pm
Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Tim Patrick (Drawing Year 2015) is currently working as Artist in Residence at Downside School, near Bath, and is opening his studio between 9-20 December, 10-5pm by appointment. The private view is on Saturday 17th December, 3pm-6pm, and Tim would like to invite alumni who may be in the area at Christmas time to pop in for a coffee or a glass of wine (click here to view the invite). Tim will be showing some of the recent drawings and etchings he has been working on. Please RSVP email@example.com in advance.
Elenor Bedlow (DY 2008), Rebecca Harper (DY 2013), Jenny Smith (DY 2011) and Hannah Turner-Duffin (DY 2009) are exhibiting new drawings and paintings as part of the Turps Studio Programme Work in Progress Show. Private View and Open Studios Friday 9 December 6-8pm and Open Studios Saturday 10 December 12-5 pm. Address: Turps Gallery, 1st Floor, Taploiw House Thurlow St, SE17 2UQ.
Tuesday, 22 November 2016
David Caldwell (DY 2005) will be opening his studio in north London for a pre-Christmas exhibition between 2nd and 4th December which will showcase paintings by David Caldwell, Richard Burton, Kristyna Francova and Kim Scouller. Private View 2 December 6-9pm.
Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Marcus Cornish (RDS Faculty) is introducing tomorrow's lunchtime lecture at the NPG. Doors open at 12.45. About the lecture: Flora Turner-Vucetic looks at the art and life of Ivan Meštrovic (1883–1962), Croatian sculptor, painter, draughtsman, architect, writer and poet through a discussion of his portraits. More info here.
Wednesday, 9 November 2016
A group exhibition titled Winter/16 has just opened at Tregony Gallery in Cornwall and features new work by RDS alumni Daniel Preece, Gregory Ward, Judi Green, Meg Buick, Mark Hanson, Alex Cree and David Caldwell. Private View Sunday 13 November 2pm.
Highgate Woods in Snow by David Caldwell
Alumni David Caldwell (DY 2005), Nick Bush (DY 2011), Alison Boult (DY 2013), Leon Pozniakow (DY 2013), Kathryn Maple (DY 2013) and Francis Martin (DY 2015) are included in the 2016 ING Discerning Eye Exhibition at the Mall Galleries in London, an exhibition of small works selected by six prominent figures from the art world: two artists, two collectors and two critics. A total of 727 works - including paintings, prints, sculptures, drawings and photographs - by 405 artists will be on show. Entry is free. The exhibition will open 17-27 November.
Romanian Landscape by David Caldwell
Alumni Grant Foster (DY 2006), Jessie Makinson (DY 2012) and Leon Pozniakow (DY 2013) will be exhibiting new paintings in The Classical, an exhibition at Transition Gallery (11-20 November). Click here for full details and images. All alumni are invited to the Private View on Thursday 10 November at 6-9pm Transition Gallery, Regent Studios, 8 Andrews Road E8 4QN.