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Canadian Artist Greg Thatcher back working in Painswick

Canadian artist Greg Thatcher is back in Painswick this July continuing work on his yew tree series of drawings. Greg has been coming to Painswick since 1991 and his work has been shown in the US and Canada as well as in England. His latest show of Painswick yew trees, was at the Moline International Airport in Illinois in May and June 2013.

Gromit unleashed at Westonbirt Arboretum

The Forestry Commission's National Arboretum at Westonbirt is welcoming a new canine visitor this summer, as part of a ground-breaking public art trail raising funds for Bristol Children's Hospital.

For 10 weeks from 1 July, Westonbirt will take part in a Bristol-wide art trail when it becomes the residence of one of 80 Gromit Unleashed sculptures.

Austerity Opera made to inspire next generation

Two enterprising Midlands arts companies are staging a full-scale opera, based on Homer's epics The Iliad & The Odyssey, on a budget that would barely pay for the wardrobe of most opera houses.

The Annual Degree Show: Showcasing Creativity and Artistic Talent

Saturday 1 June - Friday 7 June, 10am-4pm (free admission)

Two by Two at Shipston Proms in June

Students in year 8 at Shipston High School help prepare for the Shipston community production of Noye's Fludde which will be shown during Shipston Proms this summer.


Mouse Artwork by Rhianna Barnwell

Reginald Sharpley: A neglected Campden Artist

Court Barn Museum in Chipping Campden is showing a selection of works by Reginald Sharpley (1879 -1947), a highly skilled but neglected artist, who lived in the town in the 1920s and 30s.

Fresh Air 2013 - 11th Biennial Quenington Sculpture Exhibition

The long-awaited 11th biennial FRESH AIR 2013, set up by art collectors Lucy and David Abel Smith, takes place at Quenington Old Rectory, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 5BN from Sunday 16th June to Sunday 7th July 2013.

Court Barn Museum Chipping Campden receives award for quality Services

Court Barn Museum is celebrating after being awarded Full Accreditation status by Arts Council England (ACE).

The Museum Accreditation Scheme is the UK quality standard for museums and galleries and is managed by ACE. It serves as an authoritative benchmark for assessing performance, rewarding achievement and driving improvement in museums.

Nature in Art celebrates 25 years

Nature in Art, Gloucestershire, the world's only museum dedicated to art inspired by nature celebrates 25 years

International Artist pursues Ophelia in paintings of the Artist and his Muse

British artist John Lendis has always painted his relationship with the landscape wherever he has lived and worked in the world. His return to the Cotswolds with his family, a landscape so familiar and loved by Shakespeare and the Pre-Raphaelites, has reunited him with the stories and visions of these historical writers and artists:

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