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Artistic Legacy Set to Thrive in the Heart of Cheltenham

In the first partnership of its kind, the University of Gloucestershire is joining forces with the Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum (CAGM) to create a new venue for the Summerfield Gallery in the heart of the town.

Maltese Charm at The Cotswold Show 2012

The Cotswold Show was held last weekend at Cirencester Park. A ‘BBC introducing music stage' was introduced to the event for the first time this year with a line-up of great acts. Amongst the guest performers was ‘Sophie', an 18 year old Anglo/Maltese singer/songwriter who is currently on tour in the United Kingdom to promote her new single.

VaCO - Vacation Chamber Orchestras come to the Cotswolds

Members of Vacation Chamber Orchestras, the "VaCO Ensemble", will be touring Somerset and the Cotswolds this summer, performing in a number of prestigious venues in the region.

Treasures of Gloucestershire at Chorley's in July

‘Treasures of Gloucestershire' is to be held in Chorley's Upper Gallery at Prinknash Abbey Park, Gloucestershire GL4 8EU over the weekend 7th - 8th July 2012. Hosted by The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire, the exhibition aims to raise funds for Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, currently undergoing a multi-million pound redevelopment.

The Focus is on Ceramics at Chorley's next sale

Ceramics form the focus of Chorley's forthcoming sale on Thursday 28th June 2012 and one of the major highlights is a Chinese medallion bowl (Lot 409).

Multi-prize-winning young artist to hold solo show in leading gallery

One of the UK's brightest young artists is holding his first solo exhibition this
June at the Fosse Gallery in Stow-on-the-Wold.
Michael de Bono is a self-taught painter living in Wales. Still only in his 20s
and notoriously publicity shy, he has nevertheless already exhibited with
several prominent national institutions including the Royal Society of Portrait

Björn Again join Steps for Westonbirt Arboretum Concert

Björn Again will appear as special guest of Steps at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer as part of Forestry Commission Live Music.

Gloucester Market in Oils - at Chorley's on Thursday 24th May 2012

One of the more interesting topical lots in Chorley's Fine Art sale on Thursday, 24th May 2012 is Lot 283, an oil painting of the Old Cattle Market in Gloucester, expected to realise between £1,000 - 1,500.

Damien Hirst Skull to sell in Gloucestershire

Chorley's are pleased to announce the sale of a drawing by Damien Hirst at their forthcoming picture sale to be held at Prinknash Abbey Park on Thursday, 24th May 2012. It was acquired directly from the artist by the vendor, who wishes to sell the drawing locally in light of Hirst's connection with Gloucestershire - he owns Toddington Manor and has a studio in Stroud.

Mick Rooney, RA - Scene in a Landscape - at the Fosse Gallery

Scene in a Landscape - The new Exhibition at the Fosse Gallery, Stow on the Wold - Sunday 13th May to Saturday 2nd June 2012

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