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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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Shanti Panchal – Artists Talk

18th June 4.30pm- 5.30pm Free! Shanti Panchal was born in Mesar, a village in Gujarat, India, and studied at the Sir JJ School of Art, Bombay. He came to England on a British Council scholarship to study at the Byam … Continue reading

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Heatherleys at The Royal Society of Portrait Painters exhibition 2018

Heatherleys has had another great showing at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters annual exhibition this year. A host of students, staff and alumni are represented among the members and non-members submissions. The show will be on at the Mall … Continue reading

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Lisa Pulhofer – Sky Portrait Artist of the Year Semi-Finalist

Earlier this year former Portrait Diploma student, Lisa Pulhofer, reached the semi-finals of the Sky Portrait Artist of the Year competition. Here she shares her experience with us: ‘I entered last minute after finishing my self portrait (one that I … Continue reading

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How to Make Money from your Art – Katherine Tyrrell

How to Make Money from your Art – A talk by Katherine Tyrrell 21st May | 4.30pm – 5.30pm Free This talk looks at the world ​of selling art and why it’s essential to look beyond the art gallery and … Continue reading

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