January 4, 2020
PUBLISHED BY: Sally Fawkes
https://www.somersethouse.org.uk/whats-on/collect Somerset House is hosting Collect, the International Art Fair for Modern Craft and Design. Now in its 16th year and organised by the Crafts Council, Collect has been fundamental in defining the growing market for contemporary craft objects.   Collect will occupy the large gallery wings at Somerset House that surround the Edmond J....
January 2, 2020
PUBLISHED BY: Sally Fawkes
https://gardengallery.uk.com/galleries/2020-exhibition-all-the-fading-landscapehttps://gardengallery.uk.com/galleries/2020-exhibition-all-the-fading-landscape "All the Fading Landscape"  Summer Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture, Ceramics and Lettering for Gardens and Interiors, with the spotlight on the significance of Gilbert White, 'the father of ecology' and parson-naturalist from Selborne, Hampshire. 2020 marks the tercentenary of the birth of Gilbert White, author of 'The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne'. As...
January 1, 2020
PUBLISHED BY: Sally Fawkes
https://www.friendsofthegarden.org.uk In 1969, sculptor, Roger Leigh, held a 'first' in sculpture exhibitions in private gardens in the UK. In the garden of West Leaze, 18 sculptors, all men included Henry Moore, Hubert Dalwood, Austin Wright and William Pye exhibited their sculptures. A prominent woman sculptor, Barbara Hepworth, made her displeasure very plain in a letter...