Monthly Archives: May 2011

Stuart Howitt on ‘Show me the Monet’ BBC 2

Former portrait diploma student Stuart Howitt bravely entered BBC2’s ‘Show me the Monet’ series earlier this year. The show aired last month and Stuart was one of the very few to get the thumbs up from the hanging committee. The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Rootstein Hopkins Drawing Exhibition

Several Heatherley students had work accepted for the Rootsein Hopkins Drawing Exhibition this May. The drawings were selected by a distinguished panel of judges including Sue Grayson Ford, director of the Campaign for Drawing; Jacqueline Morreau of the Rootstein Hopkind … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Exhibition 2011

As ever Heatherleys was well represented at this year’s Royal Society of Portrait Painters exhibition at the Mall Galleries. Tutors Minna Stevens, Daniel Shadbolt, Melissa Scott-Miller, Andy James and John Walton all showed work, as did diploma students Sarah Moon, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Leigh Glover, BP Portrait Award

One of our former¬† diploma students, Leigh Glover, has beaten the odds and had a piece accepted for this year’s BP Portrait Award.¬† The National Portrait Gallery received a record 2,372 entries, of which only 55 have been selected for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment