Each February the Atkinson Gallery welcomes students from MA and other Postgraduate programmes across the UK to exhibit in the Atkinson Gallery. Students are nominated by their lecturers to put forward up to 4 pieces of artwork created during their Postgraduate course. Last year we welcomed entries from 25 universities.
Berry is a Doncaster based artist who has undertaken a solo painting tour of England in order to produce this current body of large scale paintings which primarily focus on the ever-changing British landscape and to tell the story of what has remained and why.
The Atkinson Gallery is proud to be welcoming the President of the Royal West of England Academy, Stewart Geddes, for a lively and colourful solo exhibition in September. Geddes took up the Presidency on 1 September 2016 and within his role he hopes to develop artistic and wider links with BME communities and to progress the archive collection of works that the RWA has been holding since the 19th century.
The ever-popular Summer Show is returning to the Atkinson Gallery with the Private View being held on Monday 26 June 7 - 9pm, everyone is welcome to attend. This exhibition always proves to be a well-attended and highly talked about event.
Our annual celebration of artistic talent from across the UK returns in the MA and Other Postgraduates Exhibition 2017. This exhibition gathers some of the very best talent in the field of Fine Art from the top MA and other Postgraduate programmes across the UK.