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17 November 2016

Art and Soul - Leicester Mercury, Saturday November 5th 2016

Report by Becky Jones

Whether you’ve a preference for photograph or a passion for paintings, you’ll be amazed by the array of local-produced artwork currently on display at New Walk Museum at Art Gallery. Until December 3, the city venue is hosting the 131st annual exhibition by the Leicester Society of Artists (LSA). It features more than 200 works of art created by talented LSA members, who live and work or study in Leicestershire and Rutland...  Download report [pdf]

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Museum show displays county artists’ talents

Leicester Mercury, Wednesday November 9, 2016

Report by David Owen

Sketches by internationally acclaimed portrait painter Bryan Organ feature in an exhibition showcasing Leicestershire artists.


Renowned for his portrait of famous people such as the Prince Charles, Elton John and Princess Diana, the Leicestershire born artist’s work is on display at the city’s New Walk Museum and Art Gallery...  Download report [pdf]