Category Archives: Exhibition

Exhibition ‘The Rehearsal’ continues for one more week

This exhibition will continue for one more week, ending Thursday 5th June. Hoping that you will get chance to visit St. John’s Waterloo during this time. The church is open Monday – Friday 10am-6pm.

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Forthcoming exhibition – ‘The Rehearsal’

The Rehearsal An exhibition of drawings & paintings of musicians by Adele Wagstaff 13 May – 5 June 2014 at St. John’s Waterloo, Waterloo Road, London SE1 8TY Opening hours – Monday – Friday 10am – 6pm, (St. John’s will … Continue reading

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Portraits 2014

I am pleased to have my portrait of Soni included in the Royal Society of Portrait Painters 2014 exhibition. The exhibition which opens tomorrow, 8th May will then continue until 23rd May 2014 at the Mall Galleries, The Mall, London … Continue reading

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The 2nd Upper Egypt Salon, Luxor 2014

While in Luxor recently I was really pleased to be able to view the 2nd Upper Egypt Salon at the Faculty of Fine Art in it’s last days and it was great to be able to attend the closing party … Continue reading

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‘Portrait of Rifah’ – Fifty Children Fifty Artists

When first meeting Rifah in November last year I was immediately struck by her quietness and poise. From the outset I drew inspiration from the wonderful veiled female portraits of Rogier van der Weyden and Robert Campin, paintings which demonstrate … Continue reading

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Fifty Children Fifty Artists

I was honored to be invited last summer to participate in the fifty children fifty artists project. Each artist was paired with a young sitter who lives in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Each child was selected following the … Continue reading

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A Private View – Portrait Painters Today

Last night’s opening of Portrait Painters Today was a fabulous start to this exhibition. The gallery was so busy that it took some time to be able to see the paintings clearly. St. Paul’s had hung the work beautifully, grouping … Continue reading

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Portrait Painters Today exhibition opens this week

Portrait Painters Today opens this week and I hope that you will be able to attend the private view on Wednesday 15th January 2014 6.30 – 8.30pm. The exhibition then continues until 12th February 2014. I do hope that you … Continue reading

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‘Contour Scribes – Drawing in Ancient Egypt’

I had been looking forward to seeing the exhibition Contour Scribes – Drawing in Ancient Egypt at the Cinquantenaire Museum in Brussels on this autumn. This is a lovely museum that I used to visit regularly, drawing from its collection … Continue reading

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Reflecting on 2013

As yet another year rapidly draws to a close its that time once again when I begin to reflect on the last few months, while looking ahead to projects and exhibitions planned for 2014. Much of this year has been … Continue reading

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