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Jerwood Drawing Prize 2015

The Jerwood Drawing Prize is the largest and longest running annual open exhibition of UK drawings. Last year the Jerwood Drawing Prize celebrated twenty years of the prize exhibitions. This year is another milestone, it’s not fifteen years since the … Continue reading

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Royal Society of British Artists at the Mall Galleries, London

The exhibition highlights the best of contemporary painting, printmaking, drawing and sculpture from the representational school. Artists include members and open submission artists, there is also a section dedicated to A-Level students. Showing some of his prints is SGFA Associate … Continue reading

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DRAW 14 – Our award winners and why they draw

By Pat Harvey SGFA At the private view for DRAW 14, the Society’s 93rd Annual Open Exhibition, we were signally honoured by the presence of one who, at first glance, is a stranger to the world of art: broadcaster, journalist … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Shard by Austin Cole RBA ASGFA

“This print is the first of four studies of the Shard from different vantage points. I know that the Shard is a like-it-or-hate-it building. People think it is too big and that it overpowers the surrounding area, which is true. … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Mask Design 04 by Oliver Lovley ASGFA

“Mask Design 04 is a pencil and watercolour painting composed of features from roughly five different people, plus my own inventions. It’s based on an original pencil drawing I created during a live demonstration at the Malt Cross Gallery in Nottingham. I began with the idea … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Sheffield Remembers by Sally Wilson ASGFA

Nine years ago Sally Wilson was team leader for art at Huddersfield New College when an accident left her with severe brain injury and a damaged dominant hand. Cognitive problems, spells of overwhelming fatigue and arthritic hand pain are part of … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – At Dawn the Ridge Emerges by Rebecca Coleman ASGFA

This powerful print was chosen as the promotional image for DRAW 14, the 93rd Annual Open Exhibition of the Society of Graphic Fine Art.  “I created this image for the Society’s DRAW 14 Annual Open Exhibition. The optional theme is Remembrance, to mark the … Continue reading

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