What’s On

Sep
25
Tue
Life, Lines & Illusion @ Nature in Art
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm

Zoologist, illustrator and camouflage expert Hugh B Cott (1900-1987), looked at nature with a naturalist’s curiosity, an artist’s eye and a military mindset. This is a unique exhibition of Cott’s work, highlighting a life of exploration and observation, recorded in drawings, writings and photographs.

Nov
6
Tue
2018 British Wildlife Photography Awards @ Nature in Art
Nov 6 2018 @ 10:00 am – Jan 6 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The first out-of-London showing of the very latest exhibition of images from the British Wildlife Photography Awards, celebrating the beauty and diversity of British wildlife and the talent, artistry and determination of the photographers who created them. A fantastic book of the competition (pictured) is available in our shop  SEE THE WINNERS HERE

Jan
15
Tue
Wildlife Photographer of the Year @ Nature in Art
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – Mar 17 @ 5:00 pm

All the latest winners in the world’s most prestigious wildlife photography competition organised by The Natural History Museum, London. Chosen from 45,000entries from 95 countries, these amazing images reflect nature’s beauty, diversity and fragility.

 

Feb
12
Tue
Gloucestershire Society for Botanical Illustration @ Nature in Art
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm

GSBI was founded 25 years ago by teacher, botanist, writer and illustrator, Michael Hickey.GSBI specialises in botanical illustration as distinct from flower painting. It includes a number of RHS medal winners. This show includes works in pencil, ink and watercolour.Meet members every day.

Mar
5
Tue
Another Beastly Art Exhibition @ Nature in Art
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – Mar 17 @ 5:00 pm

Another Beastly Art exhibition features woodcut prints by Nat Morley, jewellery by Hazel Morris and ceramics and textiles by Jane Vernon.All three are Gloucestershire based artists inspired by nature and, in particular, animals.In this show they say ‘animals abound, plants proliferate, and scenery scintillates!’

Mar
26
Tue
Langley Mill Pottery @ Nature in Art
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm

The Langley Mill Pottery, Derbyshire was in operation from 1865 – 1982 producing a wide range of stoneware ranging from salt glazed ink bottles, utilitarian items and tableware to high quality and original art pottery. This unique display celebrates some of their innovative nature-inspired output.

Apr
9
Tue
Bolt Textiles @ Nature in Art
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – Apr 22 @ 5:00 pm

Eight textile artists, under the aegis of Jean Littlejohn, explore the diversity of nature. Their varied interpretations are revealed by a mixed media approach and a broad range of work. A variety of techniques and combinations of techniques, as well as disparate sources of inspiration will be represented. Each day a different member of the group will be at work and available to talk about the exhibits –

April 9. Sheelagh Stephens.

April 10. Sheelagh Stephens.

April 11. Linda Westerman.

April 12. Jacky Shail.

April 13. Beth Bolton.

April 14. Beth Bolton.

April 15. Closed.

April 16. Diane Carrington.

April 17. Jean Littlejohn.

April 18. Jean Littlejohn.

April 19. Diane Carrington.

April 20. Jacky Shail.

April 21. Liz Hodgson.

April 22. Liz Hodgson.

 

Apr
16
Tue
Into the Blue @ Nature in Art
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – May 12 @ 5:00 pm

The colour blue is generally associated with the sky and the oceans but is oddly rare in nature. It has different meanings in different cultures and was the first man-made colour pigment in 2,200 B.C. This selection of work celebrates blue in a varied mix of both 2D and 3D items. From contemporary work to eighteenth century illustrations, abstract interpretations to representational art, see a wide range of work celebrating blue in nature.

May
21
Tue
Migrations @ Nature in Art
May 21 @ 10:00 am – Jun 23 @ 5:00 pm

Paintings by Derek Robertson based on his researches into bird migration and visits to refugee camps in Calais, Sicily, Cyprus and Jordan. The work overlays depictions of refugees and migrants with studies of migrating birds, blending stories,tradition and acute, personal observation.

May
25
Sat
The Wildlife Art Society @ Nature in Art
May 25 @ 10:00 am – Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm

The Wildlife Art Society International’s annual exhibition of wildlife art. Around 300 paintings, drawings, original prints, photogrpahs and sculptures by professional and part-time members of this active organisation will be on display, the majority for sale. Members will be demonstrating throughout the exhibition.