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The Quartet – A work in progress

  For a number of months now I have been working on a large-scale painting of a string quartet, piecing together information collected during rehearsal in the form of drawings and oil studies of both the individual players and of … Continue reading

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Denis Vigay

I was saddened to hear that ‘cellist Denis Vigay passed away a month ago at the age of 89. Denis was principal cello with the Rehearsal Orchestra for many years. During a long career he was principal cello of the … Continue reading

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Etude

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Currently on the easel.. rehearsing continues

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Work in progress – practise in progress

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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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Exhibition: Quartet

Scarampella Diptych is one of fifteen drawings and paintings currently being exhibited at West Dean College. The exhibition was scheduled to run alongside this summers Chilingirian Quartet Summer School and features work made during my residency with the quartet last … Continue reading

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‘Familiar Faces’ – A Private Viewing

It has been a year since I began work on the series Familiar Faces, a group of portraits of painters and friends. After the final sitting with Soni, I decided that it was time to display the first eight portraits, … Continue reading

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2012

It was a busy start to 2012 with the exhibition ‘Luxor: People & Places’ opening at the Petrie Museum UCL during the first week of the new year. The exhibition ran for four months and again it was wonderful to … Continue reading

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