RGArt Events


A listing of art events involving members of RGA (Reading Guild of Artists).


Berkshire, United Kingdom


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Royal Berkshire Hospital Corridor exhibition No 24

Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading

Group event by RGA in the corridor at the Royal Berkshire Hospital

November - December 2017

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Tom Cartmill : SKETCH 2017

Touring

This competition and touring exhibition aims to promote the diversity and importance of drawing and the role of the sketchbook in contemporary creative practice.

Rabley Drawing Centre, Marlborough 21 May - 17 June 2017
Black Swan Arts, Frome 22 July - 3 Sep
Plymouth College of Art 9 Sep - 6 Oct
Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster 20 Nov - 15 Dec

As part of this exhibition, Tom has won the coveted 'Rabley Print Editioning Prize' which will take the form of working with Rabley Drawing Centre on the development and publication of a limited edition print. The print will be launched at the 2018 London Original Print Fair, at the Royal Academy of Arts.

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Robert Fitzmaurice : SFSA Painting Open

No Format Gallery, London

An exhibition of small works celebrating contemporary painting

No Format Gallery, Deptford, London, SE8 5JB

8-10 Dec & 14-17 Dec 2017

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Thérèse Lawlor : The Moving Gallery

Reading Bus

The Moving Gallery (MG) is a Reading Buses' double-decker transformed into a temporary, travelling, curated art space. The bus is displaying the work of 6 artists including RGA artist Thérèse Lawlor. After its launch in Broad Street on the weekend of 9-10 December it will travel on different routes for the next 6 weeks. Thérèse has produced a childrens' quiz based on five of her paintings of well known Reading Landmarks. Some additional historical information about the images are shown on the site.

On a bus, Reading

9th December 2017 - 22nd January 2018

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Multiple RGA artists : Lilies for Oscar Wilde

Reading

Dozens of local artists and makers including several RGA members have made lilies in tribute to Oscar Wilde and in response to his writings. These lilies are incorporated into an art installation. The installation is now on view at Reading Museum.

On view at Reading Museum Tues - Sat until early February 2018

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Multiple RGA artists : Art Scope Gallery

CircleReading

The Art Scope Gallery displays a permanent collection of art by local artists and is open to the public all year round.
This unique exhibition space is placed at the heart of a beautiful new bespoke hospital in Reading. The stunning architecture of the building provides the ideal space for the display of contemporary art. The project promotes 40 local artists, provides a therapeutic art experience for patients and visitors to CircleReading hospital and creates an ambience of positivity for the staff working there.
All the art is for sale and all commission on sales go to Alexander Devine Children's Hospice Service. There is a café at the gallery and the hospital welcomes visitors wishing to view the art.

CircleReading, 100 Drake Way, Reading, RG2 0NE

Open all year Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm

Art Scope Gallery website

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Visit an artist's studio



Liz Real : Studio visit - Caversham

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Clare Buchta : Studio visit - North Woodley

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Tom Cartmill : Studio visit - Reading

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Anthony Wilder : Studio visit - Wallingford

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Linda Saul : Studio visit - Charvil

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Lou Jessop : Studio visit - Caversham

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Future Shows



Join in - make some art



RGA Fridays - Maiden Erlegh school

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Earley Painters - Maiden Place Community Centre

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