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Localrider readers invited to a Special Saturday at the Wing Gallery in Wadhurst on 9th November 2013

Wing Gallery in Wadhurst presents HORSEPOWER

Entitled “HORSEPOWER”, the show will include new artworks by some of our most talented artists working in the South East today.

My Kingdom for a Horse Chris Jones.
“My Kingdom for a Horse” Chris Jones. Oil on canvas.

From 1- 17 November 2013, Wing Gallery on the High Street in Wadhurst, East Sussex presents an exhibition that will be of intense interest to all horse lovers.

Pony in Field. Adam Hargreaves
“Pony in Field”. Adam Hargreaves. Oil on canvas.

Gallery owner, Gavin Roweth explains: “We have run themed exhibitions before but the idea of having a show celebrating ‘the horse in art’ really appealed to me. So we commissioned some of the best artists we work with and selected a few more who already have a reputation for their work in this genre. The result is an extraordinary diverse range of paintings, sculpture, ceramics and photography which I hope our audience will enjoy.”

Joanna Lumley with Stevenson Brothers Rocking Horse
Joanna Lumley with Stevenson Brothers Rocking Horse

Curator of the exhibition, Kay Jones adds: “The icing on the cake is the Stevenson Brothers agreeing to exhibit their exquisite, hand-carved rocking horses in the show. They have delivered their masterpieces to HM Queen at Windsor Castle and built a hand-crafted carousel for the Sultan of Brunei, not to mention a new rocking horse for William and Kate’s baby George. The design, craftsmanship and beauty of these pieces make them truly collectable works of art.”

The show runs from 1-17 November and the gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm.

Wing invites all readers of Localrider to a Special Saturday on the 9th November, from 11am to 5pm where you can view all the artwork, meet the artists and perhaps enjoy a glass of wine or two.

For details visit: www.wingartgallery.com


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