Kate Sherman's first solo exhibition at RCFA

Kate Sherman's first solo exhibition at RCFA

Kate Sherman's first solo exhibition at RCFA opens on Tuesday 4th September.  'Forest' is a collection of paintings which brilliantly evoke the atmosphere of dense pine woods.  Kate Sherman will be in the gallery on Saturday...
Grayson Perry etching sells out

Grayson Perry etching sells out

Grayson Perry's new etching 'Selfie with Political Causes' was published to coincide with the 250th Royal Academy Summer Show, for which Perry was chair of the selection panel.  This vibrant etching, in an edition of 68, has...
Reuben Colley commission is largest painting ever hung at RCFA

Reuben Colley commission is largest painting ever hung at RCFA

A spectacular landscape by award-winning Birmingham-born artist Reuben Colley is the largest painting ever displayed at Reuben Colley Fine Art.  It depicts a path through the woods in Sutton Park.  The painting was commissioned by a...
Purnell's Bistro displays work by Reuben Colley

Purnell's Bistro displays work by Reuben Colley

Purnell's Bistro on Newhall Street is the perfect setting for Reuben Colley's superb signed limited editions, and Colley's 'Woodland' editions now form part of the display.  These atmospheric images, based upon Sutton...
Birmingham Law Society commissions painting from Reuben Colley

Birmingham Law Society commissions painting from Reuben Colley

Birmingham Law Society is celebrating its 200th anniversary by commissioning a major painting by Reuben Colley. The Society was formed in 1818, at a time when Birmingham did not have its own law courts.  Today, it is the largest local law...
Danny Howes paints live in the gallery

Danny Howes paints live in the gallery

On Saturday 21st July, Danny Howes held a highly successful painting session live in the gallery, as part of his exciting new exhibition 'Twelve Portraits'.  Danny has created 12 portraits in just 12 days, and the process has been...
Matisse etching featured in 'most collectable' artists guide

Matisse etching featured in 'most collectable' artists guide

'Petit Interieur Bleu' by Henri Matisse has been featured by Artsy in a guide to the 8 most collectable artists who have recently broken auction records.  This superb aquatint encapsulates all that Matisse is renowned for: intense...
The art of football

The art of football

The smiling face of Pelé, one of football's icons, is on display in our Summer Exhibition.  Andy Warhol based this silkscreen portrait of Pelé on one of his own polaroid photos of the footballer, which he took in 1977 after...
Stephen Earl Rogers in Aston Hall exhibition

Stephen Earl Rogers in Aston Hall exhibition

Stephen Earl Rogers' painting 'Aston Mural' is on display in 'Walls Have Ears', an exhibition celebrating 400 years of change at Aston Hall.  The painting was commissioned by Birmingham Museums Trust and features...
Focus on Lowry

Focus on Lowry

Towards the end of his life, L. S. Lowry published around 50 signed limited editions of his paintings. These editions, signed by the artist, are now highly sought-after.  Many of Lowry's industrial townscapes were imaginary composites...