Secret Norfolk: Life in a Fine County
Contemporary art, sculpture, photography and mixed media – when it comes to art, Norfolk has an abundance of talent and a thriving art community. This Spring, why not enjoy one of these fantastic exhibitions…
A retrospective of the life and works of Ros Newman – Fairhurst Gallery, Norwich
Running till: 30 March
Norwich based sculptor, Ros Newman, is celebrating her 80th birthday with a solo retrospective exhibition. Capturing the movement of human and animal forms in delicate, figurative steelwork, a broad selection of her work will be on display to look back at her long and rewarding career.
Royal Society of British Artists – Bircham Gallery, Holt, Norfolk
Running from: 9 March – 3 April 2019
Selected RBA show including work from Malcolm Ashman, Susan Bower, David Eustace, Brian George, Martin Leman, and William Shelby with Sculpture by Neil Wood.
In Flight – Pensthorpe Natural Park, Fakenham
Running from 2-9 April
This Easter exhibition from a young Norfolk artist will display a range of wildlife paintings specific to Norfolk. Emily Rose herself will be there every day throughout the exhibition in a pop-up studio working on fresh paintings for you to see!
Turn the Page – The Forum, Norwich
Running from 17-18 May
Showcasing sculptural and altered books, zines, limited editions and multiples, this exhibition will feature work by individual artists, small & fine presses, independent publishers and artists groups. A program of poetry, storytelling and creative workshops will also be available.
Water Rising, works by Lynn Dennison, Simon Faithfull, Stewart Hearn, Susan Hiller, Peter Matthews – Groundwork Gallery, Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Running from: 9 March – 2 June 2019
This exhibition explores issues with climate change, in particular how would we cope when there is too much or too little water. The exhibition includes work in video, drawing, photography, paint, glass, by a number of prominent artists.
The Body Observed: Magnum Photos – Sainsburys Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich
Running from: 23 March – 30 June 2019
With photographs from the 1930s to the contemporary, see how Magnum photographers have turned their lens to the body, exploring identity, intimacy, sexuality and ritual.
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