Artwork and Exhibitions

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Our Summer Exhibition through our customers eyes!

Our current summer exhibition at our art gallery in Ironbridge has already been enjoyed by visitors from far and wide. We could tell you all of the reasons why you should come and visit but we thought we would let our customer feedback speak for itself: “Really pleased we came in! We have some of…

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Carole Turner’s Beautiful Hand Woven Scarfs

Carole Turner’s Hand Woven range of beautiful scarfs allows you to really appreciate the process and product as well as see the inspiration behind her designs. Throughout the range, Carol has used a variety of Tencel (bamboo), Wool, Beads, Silk, and Alpaca to produce unique and inspired scarfs. We asked Carol for some insight into why she…

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Dorset Landscape with Cloud

Artist of the Week…Rob Pountney

My recent drawings feature a selection from some of the vast array of prehistoric round barrows to be found raised up on the undulating downlands of the Dorset landscape. Frequently set in stark silhouette against the sky – the spiritual and human associations of these visual markers of the long dead, invests the landscape with…

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Rod Willis Framed Art

Beautiful Watercolours by Rod Willis

  In our latest exhibition, we are delighted to include Rod Willis’s latest Original Watercolours showing a range of local scenes. Having exhibited Rod’s work for the past 12 years we are passionate about his incredible breathtaking work and we are always eager to see the new pieces he produces. As well as selling Original Artworks Rod also…

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Spring 2018 Exhibition Flyer

Spring Exhibition at Ironbridge Fine Arts

We are looking forward to having our Spring exhibition on Display. We’ve got lots of amazing artwork to go up including Artists Teresa Barlow and Eric Gaskell who are new to exhibit with Ironbridge Fine Arts. All work will be added to the online shop for sale and available in the Gallery to view. The exhibition will be…

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Jo Mollart Highfield

More about our Artists….. Jo Mollart-Highfield

Photography and Jewellery design are not normally two passions that you expect to see combined.  That is precisely what you get with my first collection which is currently on display and for sale at Ironbridge Fine Arts. I had my first camera when I was about five and ever since it is rare to see…

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About our Artists… Maxine Berryman

My work explores spiritual life, the higher self and awakening. The mono-prints are created in a still meditative state that accesses pure consciousness, the power of presence itself. I work in stillness with no active thought and allow the work to manifest with automatic marks made directly on to the inked surface of the plate. Without trying…

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Geraldine McLoughlin Wishing Sticks

Make a Wish….

The legend of the wishing sick… In 1926 the legend of the Wishing stick was born. A small boy found a coloured piece of glass on a Mill floor. As he held the glass up to the light the sun shone through the glass creating a beautiful display of coloured rays all around him. So…

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The Isle of Lewis Artwork by Dave Gunning

Dave Gunning worked on the Isle of Lewis and Harris thirty years ago. Drawings of the stone circles were purchased by the Queen’s bankers and Devizes Museum. Callanish Stone circles made a great impression on the artist and resulted in a return visit. He worked at the stone circles again and felt the energy and…

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your new life

Learn more about our artists… Gareth Brighton

“My work is based around implied narrative, aiming to engage viewers as the author of their own narrative sparked by the scenes I have produced. My subject matter concerns perceivable middle points such as a moment or transition.” “I source all my imagery from film. The films and TV shows I appropriate from range in…

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Carl Bennett Exhibiting at Ironbridge Fine Arts 1st June – 31st August

Carl picked up a camera for the first time more than 17 years ago. It wasn’t until the last five years that he found himself drawn to the dark aesthetic of the abandoned with its beautifully decaying facade and intriguing past. Since that time he has travelled far and wide seeking out these incredible, now disused and discarded Churches, Houses and  Hospitals to name but…

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Inspiration behind Bridget Irving’s latest work

Animals appear in my work – a lot. I care about them, their rights, or rather, their lack of rights, and the visual representation of their souls and form. I am truly captivated by them and the human-animal relationship.   I am fascinated by what’s out there . . . in space and how Earth,…

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Ironbridge Fine Arts Running Loch Ness Marathon

On the 24th September Sarah and Nathan Morris from Ironbridge Fine Arts will be running the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon! This is their first marathon and they are raising money for an incredible cause, Alzheimers Society. Alzheimer’s Society is working tirelessly to challenge perceptions, fund research and improve care and support. They rely on your donations so…

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Eric Gaskell Exhibiting at Ironbridge Fine Arts 1st March – 31st May 2018

About Eric Gaskell “I have been painting and exhibiting since 1980 and believe good draftsmanship is a prerequisite of good art and I always have a drawing book in use, drawing from life and experience. Generally, the “life” helps to realise form and structure, while the experience lets me move ideas forward. My work is…

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Secret Severn Art Trail 8-17th September

The Secret Severn trail is a twice yearly showcase for both new and well-established Artists in and around the Ironbridge Gorge. Venues along the river support the event by displaying work from a range of talented Artists. A map of the trail will be released closer to the date so check back here for details!…

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Drapers Hall, Shrewsbury to host its first Art workshop

DRAPERS HALL TO HOST ITS FIRST ART WORKSHOP  In a first for the business, Shrewsbury based Drapers Hall will hold an art and painting workshop at the end of this month.   The day-long event on Monday 28 November will be hosted by local artist Rob Leckey RBSA.  Rob, who holds years of experience as…

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Customer Feedback

“I just wanted to write and thank you very much for supplying me with a brilliant press!” “I have been rather busy organising the studio etc but have managed to print a woodcut, wood engraving and etching- all came out perfectly on their first attempt!! Amazing. I have been used to printing on an albion…

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Edgar Lizarazu Artwork Collection at Ironbridge Fine Arts

We initially saw Edgar Lizarazu’s work back in February this year and were immediately drawn to his vast array of beautiful work. Edgar is originally from Bolivia but has been living in Japan since 2001.  “My connection with Japan goes further than just my passion for the country – my grandfather was born in Kumamoto…

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Art Gallery in Telford

Art Gallery in Telford

Situated in the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge our Fine Art Gallery in Telford hosts regularly changing exhibitions from a wide range of local and international artists, many of them award winners.

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Jacob Chandler Wins RBSA 2016 Open competition with Poise and Tension III

We are extremely pleased for Jacob Chandler who has won the RBSA 2016 open Competition. Currently on display in our main Gallery is Jacobs incredible life size horse sculpture along with his beautiful chandelier taking centre stage of Gallery 3 hanging from the rafters! We are so happy for Jacob and pleased to support such a vibrant and talented artist. Here Jacob…

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Peter Keil Exhibition

September 2015 Exhibition

One of Germany’s best contemporary painters, Peter Robert Keil’s dynamic shapes and impressive choice of colors are particularly popular with two generations of collectors.

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Art Exhibition Featuring Pauline Furnival & Bridget Irving

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Exhibition open evening 2nd October 7-9pm

Please join us for live music, champagne and fabulous art!

Ironbridge Fine Arts and Framing

Merrythought Village

Ironbridge

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Exhibition will be on display from 2nd October till 1st November

Gallery opening hours: Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5pm. Saturday 10am- 3pm.

Life Models needed for life drawing class

We are looking for life models for life drawing classes starting around October 2015. These will be held once a week at our Gallery in Ironbridge, Telford.

 

For further information please contact us 01952434033

Green Arts and Crafts Day

We are delighted to be sponsoring The Lodge Field Group with their Green Arts and Crafts Day & Exhibition in September.  The event takes place at The Greenwood Centre on 6th September from 11am to 4pm. Fun for all ages and workshop subjects include drawing, photography and painting. There are lots of activities which will…

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Isle of Lewis and Harris Collection by Dave Gunning

Dave Gunning worked on the Isle of Lewis and Harris thirty years ago. Drawings of the stone circles were purchased by the Queen’s bankers and Devizes Museum. Callanish Stone circles made a great impression on the artist and resulted in a return visit this year. He worked at the stone circles again and felt the energy…

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Floating Artwork within White Box

Excellent Customer Feedback

    We pride ourselves on our high level of service and exceeding customer expectations. We are pleased that so many of our customers give such excellent feedback and continue to work with us for many years. Here is one of our most recent reviews.. “Friendly, cheerful and welcoming! Prompt Service. Gallery is large and…

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New Ironbridge art gallery

We have moved!

We are pleased to announce that we have moved into a beautiful building situated right next to the river and only 50 metres away from our old building.   Within our gallery and printing workshop you will find the full range of Gunning Arts printing press on display so please call to arrange a demonstration…

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