Art blog from Cornwall featuring Cornish artists John Dyer, Joanne Short and Ted Dyer. Our artists are some of Cornwall's leading and most acclaimed contemporary painters and have exhibited in Cornwall, London, Monaco and Japan for many decades. Our art blog brings you all the latest art gallery news from Cornwall and the Côte d'Azur and the latest news from all of our artists.
Living and working as artists in Cornwall is always a great joy, but when the weather offers a busrt of summer in mid-winter it is extra special !
The award winning public Falmouth Art Gallery in Cornwall has purchased a Joanne Short original painting to join the nations permanent collection of art.
Artists John Dyer and Joanne Short have recently converted their trusty 110 Land Rover Defender into a go anywhere Art Studio and Bed and Breakfast ! One of their first trips was to the Lizard in Cornwall to paint the Lighthouse.
“This book is fantastic. Congratulations to all the participants; I am amazed by the quality of the stories, poems and paintings, many of which rival works by mature artists and writers.”
Eileen Gittins CEO, Blurb
MORE than 300 people came to the launch event to see artist John Dyer’s new exhibition of paintings created during his residency for the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta 2014.
Totally Thames and the Thames Festival Trust have become the latest high profile organisation to work with The John Dyer Gallery.
From the paintbrush of local artist John Dyer come incredible explosions of colour. As the Tall Ships Regatta approaches, we look at how his work reflects and celebrates the excitement of the event
Hundreds of schoolchildren have taken part in Tall Ships-themed art and writing workshops at Falmouth Art Gallery over the past couple of months.
The Royal West of England Academy held a Secret Postcard Auction on 3 July 2014 featuring dozens of small original artworks by leading British artists. John Dyer is one of the artists selected to be part of this event alongside Tracey Emin, Damien Hirst, Grayson Perry and Royal Academicians Norman Ackroyd, Richard Long and Hughie O'Donoghue and many others.
The BIG Art & Storytelling Tall Ships Project has now been launched in London for the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta.
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