28 JANUARY 2020: Norman Ackroyd – Etching the Archipelago at Watts Contemporary

Opening on 28 February (until 19 April), Watts Contemporary Gallery presents an exhibition of work by Norman Ackroyd CBE, RA, widely acclaimed as Britain’s foremost contemporary etcher and a leading landscape artist and printmaker.   Etching the Archipelago brings together more than 40 aquatint etchings – including a number of new prints – inspired by…

5 December 2019: RESEARCH REVEALS SIGNIFICANT SOCIAL IMPACT OF WATTS GALLERY – ARTISTS’ VILLAGE

RESEARCH REVEALS SIGNIFICANT SOCIAL IMPACT OF WATTS GALLERY – ARTISTS’ VILLAGE   A new report shows how Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village delivers social value to the communities it serves and how significant progress is being made to meet the needs of diverse groups across Surrey.   Art for All, written by Dr Helen Bowcock,…

30 OCTOBER 2019: SALARIYA/STRATFORD LITERARY FESTIVAL CHILDREN’S BOOK PRIZE 2020 OPENS FOR ENTRIES

The Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival and the Salariya Book Company have opened their 2020 Children’s Picture Book Prize for submissions.   The competition, which launched in 2017, is open to unpublished writers and illustrators, with a prize value of £1000. The winner will receive career advice from a leading literary agent and publicity through the Stratford Literary Festival,…