2017 Summer Exhibition

WELCOME TO THE BATH SOCIETY OF ARTISTS
THE NEXT TALK

PLEASE NOTE: ADDITIONAL DATES FOR COLLECTING UNSELECTED WORKS

A Cycle Race is being held in the vicinity of the Art Gallery on Saturday 20th May which
will result in road closures and parking restrictions. This may make collecting work difficult on that day so we have added the following 2 dates for collection of these works before the £5 fine will be imposed:

Saturday 27th May & Sunday 28th May 10.30 - 4.30


OPEN EXHIBITION - SUBMISSION DAY 13 May 2017
 


See more pictures HERE


Prize List: for the Bath Society of Artists 112th Exhibition 2017
Exhibition opens May 20 until July 15

The Judges this year are:

Anthony Hepworth of Anthony Hepworth Fine Art
Mark Surridge, painter, www.marksurridge.co.uk
Dan Allen, Assistant Dean, Bath School of Art and Design
Guest on painting/print panel: Katie O’BRIEN, 44AD Gallery, Bath
Guest on sculpture panellist: Jo Taylor MRBS

This year’s selection panel are: David Inshaw (President of Bath Society of Artists), Jon Benington (Director of the Victoria Art Gallery) guest panellists and Members of the Bath Society of Artists

Prizes:

Bath Society of Art Prize: £1,000, open to all exhibits.

Morgans Best Landscape Award: £500

Bath Society of Artists Public Choice Prize: £500.00 open to all exhibits and chosen at the close of the show.

Artwork Creations: £200 for framing from bespoke picture framer Paul Webb, open to all exhibits

Bath Society of Artists Graphics Prize: £100 for a print, open to all exhibits

Bristol Guild Prize: £250 for a 3-dimensional work, open to all exhibits

The Harry Walker Young Artists Prize: £250 (only artists aged 18 – 25 are eligible)

St Cuthbert’s Mill Watercolour Prize: - a selection of watercolour paper, open to all exhibits

Ian Black Small Painting Prize: £50 open to all exhibits

J.F. Harris/Minerva Best Portrait Prize: voucher for materials, open to all exhibits

Meltone Gallery Framing Prize worth £100, open to all exhibits

Rostra Gallery Prize: winner’s work exhibited in the gallery for two weeks

Invited Artist this Year Michael Pennie Sculptor





Tuesday 30th May 2017
Fiona McIntyre
'A Tree Within'




Fiona will be giving an illustrated talk about her book ‘The Tree Within’ to coincide with Tree Week in London. She will be mentioning her connection to the Arborealists and general development as an artist and will be sharing the talk with art historian Alan Wilkinson

at the
Waterstones store in Gower St., London
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May 25th 2017 at 7.30pm
Sophie Cummings

From Where I’m Standing – A Curator’s Perspective


TALK CANCELLED

 

Over 100 years of history

The society is steeped in history, having been associated with many well known artists. On our history page you can read and view pictures of past exhibitions as well as find out more about the Bath Society of Artists in general.

Pictured right is Walter Sickert in 1939

Walter Sickert

Artists gallery

All members of the society can have work included on the artists gallery page
. There is no charge for this service. We can photograph your work for a nominal charge if you do not have digital images. (Bath area only)

For further information, click HERE