About peacockgallery

Providing a space to promote the work of emerging and established artists and to encourage and stimulate an interest in art in the local and wider community.

Our Planet – Maiden Erlegh School year 8 students

Exhibition of work by Year 8  Art students based on the theme of ‘Our Planet’

2 – 8 February 2019

Opening view on Friday 1 February 3 – 5pm

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From the nelablighnopress …

Come and see the exhibition now on exploring the wonderful work of Helen Westhrop, open until 29 November.

Free entry. Open

Mon – Fri 3 – 4.30pm

Saturdays 10 – 3pm with meet the artist between 12 – 3pm

From the nelablighnopress… Helen Westhrop crosses traditional divides

Coming soon to the Peacock Gallery a new exhibition showing the work of Helen Westhrop.

10 – 29 November 2018

Helen’s work explores traditional printing methods overlaid with Asian embroidery and techniques learnt from her mother. This creates a wealth of material she no longer is able to label.

• Private View: Sat 10 Nov 13.00 – 15.00

Landlocked – Linda Saul

New exhibition coming to the Peacock Gallery by Linda Saul

22 September – 11 October 2018

My themes are the interaction of the elements with the built environment,
the structural geometric forms of buildings, the passage of time – decay,
weathering, adaptation, repair or ruin.
Having spent my early years living on an island, I retain my love of the
coast and my work features landmarks such as lighthouses and harbours.
Currently landlocked in Berkshire, I find myself looking locally and to
London for inspiration, exploring the collage of textures that is the city as
modern structures engulf the architecture of previous centuries.
I am excited by the unpredictable marks that arise from the physical
properties of watercolour, such as the rivulets formed by flocculating
pigments. I collage different paper textures, tearing back and scratching
the paper surface repeatedly producing rich layered effects.

Landlocked – Linda Saul poster