Artist: George Rowlett

Foraged Collections

Upstairs at The Art Shop and downstairs at the Chapel An autumn assemblage of paintings, drawings, printmaking and works by designer makers from across the board.  

Hedgerows & Gardens – Summer Show 2018

Private View Saturday 29th June 7-9pm, upstairs at The Art Shop PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS & CERAMICS A garden can be many things. Rising stars Lily Irwin, Agnes Treherne and Maude Smith join Andrea McLean, Cornelia O’Donovan, George Rowlett and ceramic makers Helen Beard, Caitlin Jenkins and Barry Stedman exploring the joys and hidden secrets of gardens and… Read more »

Favourites from our In-House Collection

Upstairs at The Art Shop This exhibition has been a delight to hang. Bringing work up from our store in the basement was like greeting dear friends not seen for a while. Our selection includes… The lovely George Rowlett, landscape painter, with his gorgeous paintings of flowers from his garden; Cornelia O’Donovan MA RCA, whose work… Read more »

Artist in the Garden – Late Summer Show 2015

‘I have stretched ropes from belfry to belfry; garlands from window to window; golden chains from star to star – and I am dancing.’  Jean Nicolas Arthur Rimbaud Gathering together an eclectic collection of paintings, drawings, printmaking, sculpture, mosaics, textiles and ceramics. Highlights include… exquisite mosaics by Rah Rivers, that run parallel to her paintings… Read more »

Critics Choice

“It is a great satisfaction to me to be able to mingle the work of less well-known artists such as Robert Dukes. Cherry Pickles and Ian and Jo Welsh, with ‘names’ like Craigie Aitchison, Gillian Ayres and Maggi Hambling. Not enough people know the elegiac work of Jeffery Camp, possibly the best-kept secret of the… Read more »

George Rowlett – A Given Glory

George, the landscape painter of thick, sumptuous, glowing paint, brings the same intense energy, keen observation and lightness of touch to his joyous flower paintings. “I always take a five-litre tin of Stokes Titanium white, two and a half of Bright Red, two and a half of Chrome Lemon and the same of Spectrum Ultramarine..”… Read more »

George Rowlett in Wales

The paintings that make up this exhibition are the result of a working residency in the Welsh Marches offered to the artist by The Art Shop. Following in the footsteps of Turner, Eric Gill & David Jones, they are Rowlett’s first paintings in Wales. In conjunction with Art Space Gallery: Michael Richardson Contemporary Art, London.

Winter Show 2008

An opportunity to see a special collection of paintings by George Rowlett, by kind permission of Art Space Gallery: Michael Richardson Contemporary Art, London. Also showcasing work by new, young printmakers, Jazmin Velasco, Mexican illustrator, printmaker and member of the Greenwich Printmakers Association, recent Cardiff graduate Marega Palser and Stephanie Turnbull. Recently discovered watercolours from… Read more »