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Four New Paintings for British Art Fair September 29-Oct 2 2022 - at Stand 27 Long & Ryle Image

The Yellow Window - Oil on Canvas 70x60cm available at Long & Ryle Stand 27 - SOLD

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Moonlit windown with Red Chair - Oil on Canvas 60x70 cm

May 5- June 15th 2022 - Solo Show "Home of the Paleoethnobotanist & Other Lives" at Long & Ryle Image

IHome of the Paleoethnobotanist - Oil on Canvas - available at Long & Ryle - SOLD 

 

April 2022 - Harper's 


It was fantastic to get a write up in the May issue of Harper's Bazaar 

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April 2022 - London Art FairImage

Interior with Marlow Moss & Elisabeth Frink will be at The London Art Fair with Long & Ryle April 20-24 -SOLD 

 

December 2021 - On The SlopesImage

These two watercolours "What a View" and "Master of the Mountain" are in "On The Slopes" a digital exhbition at Long & Ryle Dec 1-22

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November 2021 - ING Discerning Eye Image

 

 "Interior with Helen Saunders" (above) & "Matriarchy" (below) were selected for the ING Discerning Eye Exhibition.  Art Critic Paul Carey Kent wrote about "Interior with Helen Saunders" as one of his top picks from the show.

 "A beautifully painted interior infers, slightly mournfully, the absence of an owner with a refined sense of chromatic coordination. But Lottie Cole is also framing the history of art. Go back to the time when the prominent painting within the painting was made, and the woman’s place was commonly considered to be in the home. Yet the housewife in this case may be an exception, in the studio, making art unlikely to be taken seriously by the male-dominated establishment. That’s what Helen Saunders (1885-1963) was a doing in 1915 – the dynamic diagonals on the wall are those of the under-appreciated Vorticist’s ‘Abstract Composition in Blue and Yellow’ from that year. Actually, it’s in the Tate’s collection, though typically – as now – it’s not on display, even though the stock of Saunders and her sister Vorticist, Jessica Dismorr, has risen recently."

 

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July 2021 "Introductions" at Long & Ryle Image

This watercolour and one other is at the Royal Watercolour Society Summer Exhibition running through until September.  This is part of the "Family Album" series. Long and Ryle will present an online show of this series focussing on the paintings of "Skiing"  in autumn 21. 

April 2021  - Elected Associate Member of Royal Watercolour Society

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Very excited to have been elected as an Associate Member of the Royal Watercolour Society.  This watercolour & gouache "Thoughts of Home" is avaiable via Long and Ryle - SOLD

Jan 2021  - London Art Fair with Long & Ryle 

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Chimney Piece I is for sale through Long & Ryle at the London Art Fair.  To watch me explaining a bit more about this painting watch this - I'm at the end of the film!  - SOLD 

DEC 2020  - Financial Times - How to Spend it 

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I was really pleased to be included in this article in How To Spend it written by Aimee Farrell.

DEC 2020  - ING Discerning Eye

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Interior with Elisabeth Frink Monoprint was selected by Dale Lewis for the ING Discerning Eye exhibition - the 2020 exhibition is online - and the picture is now SOLD.

 

Nov 2020 - #Artforcharitycollective Auction 2
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In aid of Great Ormond Street Lucy Kent has organised the 2nd Art for Charity Collective Auction.  There are over 50 artists and 35% of the bids from each artwork will be donated to Great Ormond Street in memory of Enzo Saunt who sadly died this year of Leukemia  The auction can be found on instagram 

JULY 2020 - #THEGREATPOTATOPRINTINGSOCIETY Image

In aid of Charleston Trust, Molly Mahon has asked 20 artists to get to grips with potatos and create prints, which will be auctioned in September 2020.  Follow #thegreatpotatoprintingsociety to see updates 

JULY 2020 - MENTION IN A LITTLE BIRD - WHERE TO BUY PICTURES FEATURE Image

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JUNE 2020 - ARTIST LUCY KENT HAS SET UP THE #ARTFORCHARITYCOLLECTIVE WHICH WILL RUN REGULAR AUCTIONS - THE FIRST WILL BE HELD IN SEPTEMBER 2020 AND FUNDS WILL BE RAISED FOR INTO UNIVERSITY ARTS PROGRAMMME SET UP IN MEMORY OF KHADIJA SAYEImage

MAY 2020 - CHARLESTON INSPIRES AUCTION ORGANISED BY EMILY MAUDEYImage

JUNE 2020 - CRICKET FINE ART - NEW WATERCOLOURS TO SEE Image

JAN 2020 - RWS CONTEMPORARY WATERCOLOUR COMPETITION - JUDGES CHOICE - BARBARA HEPWORTH'S STUDIO, ST IVESImage

MAY 2020 - CRICKET FINE ART EXHIBITION - RESCHEDULED TO 2021 DUE TO C-19 

NOVEMBER 2019  - HOUSE & GARDENS FEATURE - IMAGINARY LITERARY INTERIORS - I chose E.M.Forster's A Room with a View and depicted the Drawing Room at Windy Hill

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SEPTEMBER 2019 - ARUNDEL EXHIBITION - SUSSEX LIFE & CHICHESTER OBSERVER Image

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SEPTEMBER 2019 - WATERCOLOUR DEMO AT SUNDAY TIMES WATERCOLOUR COMPETITION, MALL GALLERIESImage

JANUARY 2019 - PERIOD LIVING TALENT SPOT Image

SEPTEMEBER 2018 - WATERCOLOUR IN SITU - It's always lovely to see my paintings in situ - and this one of one Julian Bell's bedroom at Charleston is now right at home at Molly Mahon's delightful house.  Image

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