Tag Archives: Watts Gallery

Chaos in The Studio: ‘The Silent Piano’

The Silent Piano, watercolour on paper 22 x 30 inches This forlorn and chaotic image gives a fairly accurately impression of how life in the Creswell household has been over recent months. Not the sadness and the silence, but the … Continue reading

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The Birth of a Watercolour

Millenuim Gate, Atlanta Painted in Great Studio, 2011. Film produced by Art Below Ltd http://www.artbelow.org.uk

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“The Basilica of Maxentius in Rome” – October Painting of the Month

Watercolour on paper 24 x 40 inches – 60cm x 100cm On show at Watts’s Great Studio 12th – 23rd October The purpose of my time spent working in Watts’s Great Studio during 2011 has largely been to explore the … Continue reading

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Not to be missed – 8th September

On Thursday 8th September I will be in conversation with Mark Bills, Curator of Watts Gallery. The talk will be in the newly restored Watts Gallery surrounded by Watts masterpieces. Mark and I will be considering and discussing G.F. Watts … Continue reading

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In conversation with Oliver Everett – Thursday 30th June in Watts’s Great Studio

This Thursday 30th June I will be in conversation with Oliver Everett, Royal Librarian Emeritus in Watts’s Great Studio, Compton, Surrey. This will be the first of three colloquia to mark the re-opening of the Watts Gallery and to celebrate … Continue reading

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Fine Art Connoisseur magazine – ‘The Art of Alexander Creswell’

Watercolour and the World: The Art of Alexander Creswell BY PETER TRIPPI The British wastercolourist Alexander Creswell (b. 1957) does not permit grass to grow beneath his feet, so this month finds him opening his latest exhibition at New York … Continue reading

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April Painting of the Month – Ranger and Windrose chasing Velsheda

The Caribbean reagatta season begins in earnest this week, with the first gun of the St Barths Bucket on Friday 25th March. Fabulous superyachts shaking out the caution of winter for an exuberant, competitive and often dangerous melee in the … Continue reading

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