Jack Whitwell’s work explores how the genre of Landscape can exist in a contemporary context. His work disrupts the Sublime and Romantic qualities associated with traditional landscape works by manipulating the image surface. His work does not create a window into the landscape but is a record of it’s forms, textures and tones. The selection […]
Jonathan Lloyd Woodcuts and Paintings 15th September – 27th October 2017 The Old School Gallery | Alnmouth | Northumberland Jonathan Lloyd is a painter and printmaker. Who studied at Maidstone College of Art and graduated in 1986. Moving to Wooler, Northumberland in 2004 from central London. Are there specific themes that run through your […]
Celebrate the Northumberland Landscape this Spring with the contemporary paintings of Gillian Lee Smith and Paul West.
We are delighted to have Northern Print back with us at The Old School Gallery over the winter period – delivering a series of beginners workshops and festive activities throughout November and December. The workshops allow you to explore new techniques, develop ideas into artworks and create Christmas gifts for loved ones under the guidance […]
Be inspired in 2017 by joining us at the Old School Gallery for printmaking workshops run by experienced tutors from Northern Print. The workshops are suitable for anyone with an interest in printmaking with no previous experience necessary. Informative but informal you’ll be in a relaxed environment with a small group with all materials […]
Based in Hexham, Peter Flanagan is a local artist with collections across Britain and abroad. He is inspired by people and places alike and although he has worked in a range of mediums over the years, he now specialises in figurative oil painting.
Lesley is inspired by the natural world, especially the sea and the sky. The coastline of Britain is a never-ending source of material for her, with a new vista around every headland. Light, time and tide add to the variety of scenes she tries to capture. Colour is all-important for Lesley. She prefers to sketch […]
The Old School Gallery welcomes back painter Ken Spencer for a wonderful summer exhibition. Ken Spencer’s work is much admired by those who know and love Northumberland. Originally from Merseyside and now living in Alnwick, Ken’s approach to painting portrays the light and tranquillity of the local landscape with a subtlety and skill with a […]
Sheila Dodd is a painter living and working from her riverside studio on the banks of the River Wansbeck in Northumberland. When we first came across her paintings we were struck by the excellent colour and light work. Her bold and evocative paintings that reconnect us with the dramatic beauty of the Northumberland coast. After […]
We have a new range of original landscape work by Sue Fenlon. This new work perfectly captures the ever changing coast and countryside of Northumberland. Sue Fenlon’s work has been featured in Elle Decoration and she is currently featured artist at John Lewis.