LICHFIELD CATHEDRAL EXHIBITION, WELL WORTH A VISIT

(words from Lichfield Cathedral’s website)   IMAGINING THE CRUCIFIXION  Wednesday 14 February – Monday 2 April | 09.30 – 16.30 (limited on Sundays) Imagining the Crucifixion is the first part of a two-year creative journey that explores a contemporary interpretation of Christ’s journey to the Cross. Through a series of stunning and diverse contemporary approaches, viewers are given […]

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Thursday 8th March, Mike Thompson, Watercolour Landscape

This week at Walsall Society of Artists we have Mike Thompson visiting us again. Mike initially served a six year apprenticeship as a colour re-toucher, working on glass in the printing industry. He was also a member of the Society of Lithographic Artists, Designers and Engravers. Many WSA members possibly remember him as the artist […]

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ART MEETS TECHNOLOGY

A big thank you to Jason Reakes for sitting through WSA’s AGM before finishing off the evening with his talk  about ‘Art Meets Technology’ or, as we all expected, digital art. Although information has been given in previous newsletters I don’t think it whetted the appetite for digital work as much as Jason’s talk and […]

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GRAYSON PERRY in Birmingham

  Grayson Perry Grayson Perry is an award-winning artist; Bafta-winning TV presenter; Reith Lecturer and bestselling author with traditional masculine traits including having the desire to “always be right and to overtake all other cyclists when going up big hills”. Grayson discusses “cultural division” in the topsy turvy world of Brexit, Trump and whatever else is thrown at us before November. […]

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