- Major Solo Show “Hortulus Animae: Little Garden of the Soul” at David Simon Contemporary, SomersetNow Until 24th Dec 2020
Hortulus from the Latin “little garden” and Animae or Anima from “the soul”.
The title was also that of an extremely beautiful illustrated manuscript medieval prayer book featuring an enclosed monastic garden and herb garden.
The Hortus was also the name given to the central garden within Roman homes. A place to enjoy the notion of ‘Otium’ - A latin abstract term with a number of meanings, including: time at home, resting, contemplation and academic endeavours. It can have intellectual and virtuous implications. Activities that were considered in the Roman world to be Artistically valuable, or enlightening.
A time to contemplate, reconnect with nature and discover the beauty of the small things: hear the birds sing, watch the sunlight chase the dappled shadows, and see the garden grow and seasons change.
- Ffin Y Parc Gallery 10th Anniversary Summer Exhibition19th July - 12th Aug 2020
A new and exclusive body of work for their 10th Anniversary Summer Show at Ffin Y Parc Gallery, North Wales.
- Ffin Y Parc Gallery, North WalesOngoing works held
Ffin Y Parc Gallery is a striking georgian manor house nestled at the base of Snowdonia National Park in North Wales. Just 15 mins drive from Conwy the gallery is Wales' premier space for some of the finest artists from Wales alongside the best names in 20th Century Contemporary Art.
Ffin y Parc Gallery, Betws Road, Llanrwst, Conwy, LL26 0PT 01492 642070 Opening Times Wednesday - Saturday 10-5pm Sunday 11-5pm Email: [email protected]
- Gallerina, Darlington, County DurhamOngoing Exhibition of Changing Work
Hugely popular Contemporary Art Gallery in Darlington, North East UK. Gallerina are part of the Arts Council of England 'Own Art' scheme.
Gallerina relocated to their brand new gallery space at 1 Victoria Road, Darlington. Mon - Sat 10 - 5.30pm, Sun 12.30 - 4pm +44(0)1325 363635
- Chris Holmes Antiques, Knaresborough.Ongoing Exhibition of Changing Work
Chris Holmes Antiques an outstanding Antiques shop and gallery - originally based in Harrogate Chris has expanded and relocated to Knaresborough.
22-24 Finkle Street, Knaresborough HG5 8AA Thur - Sat 10.30 - 5.30pm, Sun 12-4pm (Hours variable so please call ahead before making a journey or to make an appointment to view the work). +44(0)7771 962494
- Works held by New Craftsman Gallery, St IvesOngoing
View work held by the New Craftsman Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall.
New Craftsman Gallery, 26 Fore Street, St Ives Cornwall TR26 1HE Monday – Saturday: 10.30am-5.30pm Closed Sunday unless by appointment. Ylenia and Michael on +44(0)1736795652.
- David Simon Contemporary, Castle Cary.Ongoing works held
Showcasing established and emerging British Painters, Mayfair curator David Simon opened his third gallery David Simon Contemporary, Castle Cary.
37 High Street, Castle Cary, Somerset, BA7 7AW Mon - Sat 10 - 5.30pm (Closed Wed and Sun) +44(0)1963 359102