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Throughout December 2016 Bellwood and Wright, Lancaster will be exhibiting 60 miniatures, or to be more precise, 60 paintings, drawings and prints each 210 x 150 mm. The exhibition will include a number of my 'Vigil' charcoal studies.

Bellwood and Wright Fine Art, 58 Penny Street, Lancaster LA1 1XF  - open Mon. - Sat. 10.00am - 5.00pm  -  tel. 01524 35656


- in the Fine Art Department at Newcastle University on the evening of Friday December 2nd 2016.

This auction will feature a huge diversity of donated works from established, emerging and student artists showcasing a real flavour of the range of current practice. Proceeds from the auction will help support the Newcastle University final year Fine Art Students degree show.

My new  lithograph, 'View Finder' (see Original Lithographs/Blencarn-Present Day on this website), will be available in the auction. 

Friday 25th November 2016 - Sunday 26th February 2017. 

This major exhibition of printmaking in all its forms is created by Rheged and is the largest of its kind in the North of England - featuring 350 works by over 60 British artists.  All works are available to buy.

The exhibition includes my recent  lithographs: 'Climb' (vi), 'Skein' (viii), 'Skein' (vii), 'View Finder', 'Stepping Stones' (1st state) and 'Outcrop'.

Rheged Centre, Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0DQ  -  -  tel.01768 860033


The 2nd Cumbrian Artist of the Year Exhibition will be taking place at the gallery at Rheged from 9th September - 13th November 2016. This year's exhibition is in association with Cumbria Life.

The exhibition includes my oil paintings 'Analyst' (see above) and 'At the Dinner Party' (see below)  

above: study for 'At the Dinner Party'       Oil on linen       303 x 404 mm

The Lake Artists Society Summer Exhibition at The Hall, Grasmere, Cumbria LA22 9TA from 30th July to 7th September 2016

Open every day 10.30am to 4.30pm

Tel. 015394 35628 during exhibition hours       




Baxters, 12 Foss Street, Dartmouth -

Bellwood and Wright, 56 Penny Street, Lancaster -

The Biscuit Factory, 16 Stoddard Street, Newcastle upon Tyne -

Church Street Gallery, 17 Church Street, Saffron Walden, Essex -

Lion Gallery, Little Dockray, Penrith, Cumbria

Look Gallery, Helmsley, N. Yorkshire -

The Mere Gallery, Lake Road, Bowness on Windermere - 

Mouncey Fine Art, 31b Horsemarket, Barnard Castle, Co. Durham -

Northern Lights Gallery, Keswick, Cumbria -

Upfront Gallery, near Penrith, Cumbria -

The New Light Art Prize Exhibition has moved on from The Bowes Museum, County Durham and can now be seen at The Mercer Gallery, Harrogate from Feb 20th - June 11th 2016. The exhibition includes my painting/drawing Clearing (ii) and I am delighted to say that this was runner-up(!) in the Visitors Choice Award.  From Harrogate, the Exhibition moves on to London where it can be seen at Panter and Hall Gallery in Mayfair from Monday 27th June - Friday 1st July 2016.