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Heatherley's blog on art, artists and life in an art school

Queer Art and Identity: a Film Screening and Q & A

Queer Art and Identity: a Film Screening and Q & A with Film Maker Lois Norman, Artist Sarah Jane Moon, Art Writer & Curator Anna McNay and Heatherley Portrait Diploma Director Minna Stevens Join us on the 27th of February for … Continue reading

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Alastair Adams – Artists Talk

Monday 3rd December 4.30pm Free Portrait Painting: Personal Development, Relationships and Empowerment In this talk Alastair will discuss some key turning points in his career to date. Focussing on specific commissioned and non commissioned paintings, Alastair will discuss how his … Continue reading

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Cherry Pickles – Artists Talk

19th November 4.30pm admission: FREE Cherry Pickles was born in Bridgend, Wales. She did a mathematics degree In Northern Ireland before going to art school at Chelsea and the Slade. After that she had various bits of art school teaching … Continue reading

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Angela Reilly – Artist Talk

Angela Reilly -Artist Talk November 5th 2018 4.30pm Free entry The Heatherley School of Fine Art Angela Reilly is a Scottish artist who studied at the Duncan of Jordanstone School of Art. In 2004 She won the NX MacFarlane Ward, … Continue reading

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The Heatherley Annual Exhibition 2018

The Heatherley Annual Exhibition 2018: Work will be on display by all of our full-time students including The Diploma in Portraiture, The Diploma and Post Diploma in Figurative Sculpture and Continuing Studies. Private View: Tuesday the 17th of July 6.30pm … Continue reading

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The Scientist and the Firebrand Exhibition

Heatherleys Head of Printmaking, Hilary Daltry, has co-curated an exhibition of prints celebrating two women buried in Brompton Cemetery, Jane Wardle and Emmeline Pankhurst. She says: “Over the years I have taken my students to Brompton Cemetery, the only garden … Continue reading

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Heatherleys’ Miriam Escofet Wins the BP Portrait Award

A huge congratulations from everyone at Heatherleys to Miriam Escofet for her win at the BP Portrait Award this week! (pictured above with fellow Heatherleys tutor, Allan Ramsay, who himself won the award 30 years ago today). Miriam says ‘I’m … Continue reading

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