MAPPING LANDSCAPES EXHIBITION

Mapping Landscapes is an exhibition of work produced by secondary school pupils from Derby and Derbyshire. It is the culmination of one-day painting workshops led by Natalie Dowse, the recipient of the Vickers Fine Art Award 2007-08. The exhibitition "Mapping Landscapes" runs from 19th July to 10th August 2008 at the Derby Museum and Art Gallery.

Natalie's exhibition "Skimming the Surface" runs from 28th June to 24th August 2008 at the Derby Museum and Art Gallery.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Mapping Landscapes Exhibition





Here are some photographs from the Mapping Landscapes exhibition. I think it looks fabulous. There have been some fantastic comments left in the book. Thank you to all the students that took part in the project - for working so hard and allowing their work to be exhibited. There are a total of 73 canvases in the exhibition which continues till Sunday 10th August.

Monday, July 14, 2008

Hanging the exhibition

Today I've been hanging the schools' exhibition 'Mapping Landscapes' at the Museum and Art Gallery. There is a preview tomorrow evening from 5.00 - 6.30pm. The exhibition runs until Sunday 10th August.

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Sinfin Community School

At last I have had the time to post this wonderful work from the Sinfin Community School Workshop held on 25th June.


Sian Byrne - The Silk Mill, Derby


Joshua Steggals - Millstones on Stanage Edge, The Peak District, Derbyshire


Joseph Taylor-Nash - The 'Salt Cellar', Derwent Edge, Derbyshire


Kiran Rai - Stanage Edge, The Peak District, Derbyshire


Sian Swindell - The Emperor Fountain, Chatsworth House, Derbyshire


Michael Horvath - The Silk Mill, Derby


Laura Newton - Gateway to the Hope Valley, Derbyshire


Jamila Bil - Peak District Woodland, Derbyshire


Natalie Pickering - Monsal Dale, Derbyshire


Charlotte - Chatsworth House, Derbyshire


Kainaath Munir - The Hope Valley from Stanage Edge, The Peaks, Derbyshire


Jordan Parlado - Ilam Rock, Derbyshire


Komaldeep Bajwal - Millstones below Stanage Edge Nr Hathersage, Derbyshire


Islam Azhar - River Derwent, Derby


Andreois Doubanaris - Reflections at Ladybower Reservoir, Derbyshire


Andre Brenett - Dovedale, Derbyshire


Sian Fearne - The Orangery, Markeaton Park, Derby


Sian Swindell's second painting - she worked so quickly!

Friday, June 13, 2008

Noel Baker Community School, Derby

Noel Baker Community School - Year 10:


Chloe Martin - Hope Valley, Derbyshire


Heather Bull - Peak District Trees, Derbyshire


Emma Houghton - Hope Valley, Derbyshhire


Jake Bendrette - Chatsworth House, Derbyshire


Malanie Portman - The River Derwent, Derby


Laurence Kniveton - Monsal Dale, Derbyshire


Megan Oldham - The Silk Mill, Derby


Ellen Karki - Chatsworth House, Derbyshire


Amy Burton - Derwent Edge, Derbyshire


Shaunee Hawkins - The River Derwent, Derby


Sophie Walker - Dovedale, Derbyshire


Emma Perks - The Silk Mill, Derby


Lauren Hufton - The Orangery, Markeaton Park, Derby


Jake Brown - Joseph Wright Memorial, Irongate, Derby


Paige Foster - Burbage Brook, Derbyshire


Andrew Taylor - Dovedale, Derbyshire


Sharice Ashraf - Edale Vallery, Derbyshire


Phillippa Gwinnut - Stanage Edge, Derbyshire


Charlotte Handford - Millstones on Stanage Edge, Derbyshire


Daniel Sharp - Cave Dale, Castleton, Derbyshire


Melissa King - Ladybower, Derbyshire

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Anthony Gell School, Wirksworth, Derbyshire

Here are the paintings from the Anthony Gell School painting workshop (Year 9):


Zoe Atkinson - Gateway to the Hope Valley, Derbyshire


Natalie Sayer - Stanage Edge, Derbyshire


Jade Moorhouse - Buildings alongside the River Derwent, Derby


Hannah Mitson - The Silk Mill, Derby


Emma Wilson - The River Derwent, Derby


Billie Wood - The River Derwent, Derby


Beth Heappey - The River Derwent, Derby


Lauren Norris - The Orangery, Markeaton Park, Derby


Eartha Johnson - The River Derwent, Derby


Amy Bowler - The Silk Mill, Derby


Melissa Kenny - The Dales, Derbyshire


Sarah Allsop - The Silk Mill, Derby


Jacob Starkey - Chatsworth House, Derbyshire


Ryan Johnson - Stanage Edge, Derbyshire


Kamila Ossowicke - The Dyehouse at Milford, Derbyshire


Danielle Flint - The 'Salt Cellar', Dewent Edge, Derbyshire


Hannah Southam - Chatsworth House, Derbyshire


Abby Leask - Dovedale, Derbyshire


Philippa Wood - The Silk Mill, Derbyshire


Kim Wilson - The Hope Valley from Stanage Edge, Derbyshire


Steven Shaw - The river Derwent, Derby


Tessa Garrud - Peak District Woodland, Derbyshire


Juliette Carlton - Burbage Brook, Derbyshire


Jack Randall - Millstones beneath Stanage Edge, Nr Hathersage, Derbyshire


Tom Hutson - The River Derwent, Derby