Catherine Headley - Sunset

Catherine Headley, Sunset

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery
53 New Walk, Leicester LE1 7EA

7 November 2014 - 10 January 2015

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painting by Lesley Brooks
Lesley Brooks, Incleborough Hill

The main exhibition by Leicester Society of Artists runs for nine weeks with works from painters, printmakers, textile artists, sculptors and ceramicists.

Download a list of works and exhibitors here [pdf]

The prize-winning works in the exhibition were selected by Diane E Hall MA, artist and tutor, Embrace Arts at the Richard Attenborough Centre, Trustee Leicester Museums’Trust (COLMT).

Painting by Geoffrey BeasleyCharles Stanley Gold Prize
Geoffrey Beasley, Will Self, oil on canvas

"This portrait of Will Self captures his character and determination. Looking straight at the viewer, the pose and composition challenges you and provokes thought."

- Diane Hall



Drawing by Andrew JacksonLSA George Pickard Prize
Andrew Jackson, Dried Sunflowers, pencil, ink, crayon on paper

"The drawing sits at the front of the picture plane giving a monumental, strong and dynamic image of decay. The rhythms and energy of nature are arresting."

- Diane Hall

Painting by Hazel CrabtreeLSA Guy Dixon Prize
Hazel Crabtree, Middlebere Heath, oil on wood

"The colour palette Hazel has used creates an atmospheric piece with depth and strength. Her mark making and composition give energy to the subject matter."

- Diane Hall



Artwork by Heather Wharam

LSA Henton Ellis Prize
Heather Wharam, Girl – Move On, mixed media and stitch.

"Mixed media including textiles, found objects and text are intriguingly used to create a united image and pleasing contemporary piece."

- Diane Hall


Go to previous Annual Exhibition