will be submitting two new paintings for the Oxford Art Society Open Show
in September in Oxford. The paintings will be viewed by a selection panel
comprising of five people. If I get a positive majority vote my paintings
will be accepted!
of Culham' at Culham Church, Abingdon - photo opposite. Fifteen village
artists exhibiting their work including pottery, textiles, ceramics, prints,
paintings, film and photography. My
and 'Early morning across the river' were sold - see home page.
Art Society Members' Exhibition, at the Sewell Centre Gallery, Radley
College, Abingdon. My painting 'Cold snap' was selected - see home
page and below right. The
Oxford Mail review of the show is here
Oxford Art Society Open Show, at SJE Arts Oxford,
Iffley Road, Oxford; my painting 'Mackerel sky' was selected.
May - July
2017: Cornerstone Arts Centre, 25 Station Road, Didcot: two new paintings
selected, part of the Open Exhibition with a theme of 'Movement'.
- July 2017: St. Michaels Church, Park Road, Albert Park, Abingdon.
Prize winner! I entered 'Swan Upping' and this was awarded the
public vote for their favourite painting.
- June 2017: Oxfordshire Artweeks open exhibition at
the Jam Factory, Hollybush Row, Oxford. Their website is here: www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/
Art Society Members'
exhibition at the Town Hall Gallery, Oxford.
My painting 'Strawberry moon' (photo below), formed part of the
A review of the show from the Oxford Times can be found here
March - April 2016:
Art Society Members' 125th anniversary exhibition at the
Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock.
My painting 'Early morning across the river' (top,
centre, below), was selected and formed
the opening centrepiece as the public entered the show. A
review from the Oxford Mail can be found clicking here
Art Society Members' Annual Exhibition. The
Corn Exchange, Faringdon, Oxfordshire. Their
website is here: http://www.faringdonartsociety.org.uk/
Oxford Art Society Members' Show at the Town Hall Gallery, Oxford.
'Boys on the jetty' at
the show, photo below, centre painting.
March 2014: 'Art
of Culham', St Paul's Church, Culham, Oxfordshire.
I exhibited my work along with thirteen village artists showing pottery,
paintings, illustration, bookbinding, metalwork, sculpture and mosaics.
- June 2013: Oxford Art Society Members' Show at the Town Hall Gallery,
'After the Storm' at the show. Shown top right in picture
4th March - 28th April 2012: Nuffield
Orthopaedic Hospital - Outpatient Department,
Headington, Oxford. A joint exhibition of work with Rona, Honorary
Member, Oxford Art Society. We each exhibited thirteen paintings, picture
below. Rona's website
2011: O3 Gallery, Oxford Castle 5th anniversary exhibition.
'Flight over water, no 2' at the Gallery. A picture at the
Private View can be seen above left.
August 2011: Cornerstone Arts Centre, Didcot,
1 July - 14 August
'Ice-cream Boat, Sandbanks' and 'Elliot, rockpooling'
2011: Oxford Art Society Members' Exhibition,
'Ice-cream Boat, Sandbanks' at the Town Hall Gallery, Oxford
2010: The Jam Factory Oxford
Art Society Christmas Show.'Flight over water', shown on
the home page.
June 2010: Art for Youth, Oxford
invitation: paintings shown at Summerfields School, Oxford. An exhibition
of contemporary art by established artists as well as up-and-coming.
Art for Youth Oxford continues to raise funds for for national youth
2010: Vale & Downland Museum, Wantage
10 Miles organised by Wantage Counselling
Service, with work of ten of the most exciting local artists working with
painting, sculpture and video.
2009: Radley College, Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Show, twenty paintings and prints.
2009: Oxford Art Society Open Show
Painting 'Here comes Summer' selected for the Open at Saïd
- July 2009: Solo exhibition at Cornerstone
Arts Centre, Didcot:
exhibited including eighteen large 80 x 60cm ink and
paintings on the theme of
and the River Thames - photo below.
Oxford Art Society Members' Exhibition
'When the day is done' selected for the members'
Show at the Town Hall Gallery, Oxford.
2008 : Oxford Art Society Open Show
Painting 'Red earth' selected
for the Open at Saïd
exhibition at the Vale & Downland Museum, Wantage, Oxfordshire.
and the Thames. Featuring
the current expressive series of ink and artists' watercolour paintings,
exploring the countryside and waterways where Stephen lives in Oxfordshire.
2008: Solo exhibition at the 03 Gallery, Oxford
and skylines. Solo exhibition featuring ink and artists' watercolour
Spring 2008: Modern
Exhibited painting 'Treescape, Nuneham Courtenay'. This
painting was sold and has formed a part of a new series currently being
April 2008: Oxford Art Society Members' Exhibition
Exhibited 'Treescape' at The Oxfordshire Museum in
Spring 2007: Oxford Art Society Members' Exhibition
Exhibited at the Oxford Town Hall. My picture 'Red Harvest'
was mentioned by Helen Peacocke in the Oxford Times.
Exhibited at The Abbey, Sutton Courtenay together with ten artists
from Oxford Art Society. 'Blue Storm', 'Autumn Land' and
'Red Harvest' (all sold).
2007 Elected to the Oxford Art Society Committee
2007 Oxford Art Society Open Show
Painting selected 'Swan Upping' for the Open at Saïd
2006 Oxford Art Society Members' Exhibition
Exhibited painting 'Hillside farm' at the Town Hall
2005 Oxford Art
Society Open Show
My painting titled 'Barbados' was selected for the
Open and subsequently offered membership of the Society.
Exhibited at home studio, showing large dynamic gouache paintings including
Art of Culham, April
'Cold snap' painting (centre) at Sewell Centre Gallery, Radley, March
Cornerstone Arts Centre,
The display stand advertising my show outside the Cornerstone gallery.
A series of twelve sample paintings exploring the
qualities of ink at Cornerstone. A photo of paintings
in the gallery can be seen on the right hand side
O3 Gallery Oxford 2008, solo exhibition, titled
'Treescapes and skylines'. Fourteen paintings.
Private View at O3 gallery for the 5th
Above: I donated a small postcard size painting for
a charity fundraising event 'Art for Youth' at
Summerfields School, Summertown, Oxford. It sold
Above: The Abbey, Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire
and the Great Hall where I exhibited with ten artists
from Oxford Art Society for Artweeks 2007. I sold
three paintings, including 'Red harvest', below.
Above: paintings at the Vale and Downland
Museum, Wantage 2008. All four paintings sold
during the show or shortly after.
on the photo above to see some of my