Fabriano

Crete, Herb Stall

I’m one of the participants in the Seventh Edition of the Biennial International Prize “Fabriano Watercolour 2022”. Many thanks to Giorgio Pellegrini, David Paskett and Angus McEwen.

Museo della Carta e della Filigrana
Paper and Watermark Museum
Largo Fratelli Spacca 2
60044 FABRIANO (AN)

Details on their webpage here: “Fabriano Watercolour 2022”

As tradition, the Biennial invited the President Angus McEwan RWS AWI NWS RSW RGI IMWA SDWS, with his solo show “Transient” and all the 14 Members of the international Jury panel, all of them international Watercolour Masters, to exhibit their paintings in the “Jury Members Show” along the Biennial exhibition at Paper and Watermark Museum – Fabriano -Italy (July 16 > Semptember 30, 2022).

Furthermore, the “Fabriano Watercolor 2022” International Biennial Prize will be guesting the exhibition “Teatros” by the Spanish painter Pedro Cano, Fabriano’s honorary citizen and jury member in the Biennial Prize, 2012 edition.

Download the 2022 catalogue here.

Art Fundraiser in Aid of Ukraine

I have a work in this online exhibition organised by the Bankside Gallery.

Art Fundraiser in aid of Ukraine
Online Exhibition | 16 – 23 March

In response to the horrific events unfolding in Ukraine, we have launched an online art fundraiser with 100% of the proceeds going to the Disasters Emergency Committee’s Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal.

This exhibition is made up of a brilliant selection of paintings and original prints, all of which have been very generously donated by artists of the Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) and Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (RE).

We hope that you enjoy this collection and find an artwork to treasure, while supporting such an important cause.

Click here to view the works.

Shadows, S. Croce, Venice, watercolour, Peter Quinn RWS.

FUNDRAISER RAFFLE – DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal

Gallagher and Turner are fundraising to support the DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal via Just Giving www.justgiving.com/fundraising/GallagherandTurner 

In this time when families are being torn apart, a time of such great courage in the face of death and destruction, art seems such a frivolity. Creativity, however, is one of the things that makes us human, it allows us to communicate and to celebrate our power in the face of oppression. We would like to make it a practical force for good and use it to raise desperately needed aid funding in this European humanitarian crisis.

All details on their webpage here.

I’ve donated Red Villa, Burano, Venice, watercolour.

The RSW 141st Annual Exhibition

Great to be a part of the the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour 141st Annual Exhibition.

Details here https://www.rsw.org.uk/the-141st-annual-members-exhibition-of-the-royal-scottish-society-of-painters-in-watercolour-2/
RSA Upper Galleries Edinburgh, December 11th – 27th 2021

Mon – Sat: 10am – 5pm daily
Sun: Noon – 5pm
(December 24th: 10am – 4pm) Closed on 25th & 26th December

Tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rsw-141st-annual-exhibition-tickets-200753879257 Or at the door.

Bangkok Riverside
On The Chao Phraya Bangkok

Voyages

PETER QUINN: VOYAGES
15th October – 20th November 2021

An exhibition of new paintings . 15th October – 20th November 2021.

Gallagher and Turner, 30 St. Mary’s Place, Newcastle, NE1 7PQ

Catalogue of paintings available. Contact the gallery here.

Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris – Peter Quinn
Boulevard Malesherbes, Paris.
Shop, Koroni, Peloponnese, Greece.

Now and Then

Now open at the Bankside Gallery, London.

Melbourne, corner of Brunswick Street and Rose Street, watercolour, 2021.

‘This exhibition of works by Members of the Royal Watercolour Society showcases paintings created in the very recent present alongside those at the earliest points in their career, and everything in between. The display promises to provide visitors with a rare insight into the development of each artist’s creative output, as well as the opportunity to take a piece of work home, whether from now or then.’

1st to 31st October.

Details here.

Melbourne Bottle Shop, watercolour, 1995.

Christmas in Newcastle

You can find a number of my new watercolours at Gallagher and Turner in Newcastle. Full details on their website here.

Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Friday, 10.30am – 5pm
Saturday, 10.30am – 4pm
Closed Sunday, Monday and Bank Holidays

Their address is:
30 St Mary’s Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7PQ. T: 0191 261 4465

RWS AUTUMN: Art in the time of Corona

This latest display of artworks by the Royal Watercolour Society will delve into the challenges encountered by each artist during the Coronavirus lockdown. These extraordinary circumstances have meant that many artists have not been able to create in their usual media, and so for one time only we are excited to deliver an exhibition of Royal Watercolour Society artists, in all media.’

Bather by the River, Bangkok, watercolour 2020.

I have four works in the show. These are from a group of works that were languishing unfinished in my studio. Under a lockdown spring-clean I felt it was time to finish them.

On now 2 – 31 October 2020

Full details here.

Summer at Bankside Gallery

SUMMER AT BANKSIDE GALLERY

Starts on Monday 27th July

27 July – 27 August 2020

‘Starting an art collection? Look no further than the Bankside Gallery Summer Exhibition, Summer at Bankside Gallery. All artworks are original pieces by contemporary painters and printmakers of the Royal Watercolour Society and Royal Society of Painter Printmakers. Curate your ideal collection combining a variety of media and styles to complement your living space.’

Above: Rouen Bookshop, 2020. Watercolour on paper.

I have four works in the show. Find them here.