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Eva Rothschild is one of the leading sculptors of her generation and has gained extensive international recognition for her work.
Oliver Jones is known for his photorealistic chalk drawings, which consider how the media advertises, manipulates and exploits imagery of flesh. For his solo exhibition at The New Art Gallery Walsall, Oliver has created a new large-scale multi-panel work, Divine (2016), talking the studio of the tattoo artist as its subject.
To vote for your favourite artworks please go to the link via the People’s Choice page on our website
www.thenewartgallerywalsall.org.uk/collections or alternatively via postcards available in the Gallery.
Voting is now open and will close at the end of January. The year long exhibition will be open in March 2017.
As part of a three year partnership with Tate, the 2016 Interventions into The Garman Ryan Collection are drawn from Tate’s renowned collection. 16 Tate artworks have been paired with related works in The Garman Ryan Collection, linked either by artist, subject or theme. Included are key exampes of work by Eric Gill, Cedric Morris, John Nash, Picasso and Rodin.
Harvest Scene, Watercolour and pencil on paper
By Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Paired with The Wheatfield, Oil on canvas by Raoul Dufy in Works from Tate into The Garman Ryan Collection exhibition.
Join a pair of our knowledgeable Gallery Assistants for an informal tour of the Works from Tate into the Garman Ryan Collection exhibition currently on display on Floors 1 and 2.
Free, no need to book.
Throughout 2016 we will display some of the newest acquisitions to our Permanent Collection, in the lead up to its 125th anniversary next year. Our collecting policy prioritises works which have an association with our Garman Ryan Collection, or are by artists who have been part of our temporary exhibitions programmes or held residencies at the Gallery.
Twenty years ago, London-based architects Caruso St John were selected to design a new gallery for Walsall after winning a high profile international competition. Since opening in 2000, the resulting 37-metre-high building, clad in terrocotta tiles and punctuated by large windows, has been a source of inspiration for artists.
Join the artist and Curator, Zoë Lippett, for a talk about the Divine exhibition currrently on display on Floor.
Free, all welcome.
£3 – booking essential
Join the artist for a talk about her work with Lisa Le Feuvre, Head of Sculpture Studies at Henry Moore Institute, Leeds. Book your place by calling the Gallery on 01922 654400.
Artist Oliver Jones discusses the Divine installation at The New Art Gallery Walsall
A Google maps virtual tour has been produced for us by Autism West Midlands in partnership with Walsall Council, click to take a virtual look around the gallery.
We stock specialist books on art, architecture and local history and offer limited edition prints by artists including Mat Collishaw and Richard Long.