Flux features visions of despairing urban landmarks and aims to warn us about the imminent loss of ‘taken for granted’ urban icons of our current society. Peel looks at the high street, its days numbered as stalwarts of our cultural landscape are closed down and re-imagined to service the changing needs of our society, while [...]
10” x 10” Portraits each by Ray Richardson, David Bray & Ben Oakley each finished in their inimitable styles, plus one additional painting each by special guest artists. All work will be for sale and adorn the walls above the newly installed traditional wood panelling, there will be a stocked bar in the corner of [...]
This collection is a time slice, with traces of Oakleys’ previous incarnations, from Film to Mosaics, Aerosol to Acrylics including the reuse of collectables that are reborn as Modern object D’art with a huge wedge of irony and black humour. In his larger paintings Oakley confidently overlays and repeats shapes using strong colours that create [...]
Jo Peel is a One Girl Wonder, as honest as the day is long, painting excactly what is infront of her. Not sanitising or removing street furniture/Graffitti or the reality of City Life. The streets of London she paints are what we really see in every day life. Documenting London Changing, London Lost & London [...]
Ben Oakley Gallery is pleased to welcome back London born painter Ray Richardson in his second exhibition with the gallery ‘ Londons Topdog ’. On view for the first time will be a series of Lithographs produced exclusively by Master Printer Lee Turner from Hole Editions, Newcastle. Turner trained for years at the renowned Tamarind [...]
This is building up to be one of Davids finest hours with a myriad of beautiful one off images that will melt your heart and send you into a warmest Art Trance you have ever experienced. David will be in attendance at the PV.
In January we saw an extraordinary Display of Artwork from Otto Schade, a successful exhibition that showed that this Artist is a serious technician and one to reckoned with. To accompany the exhibition The B.O.G has released an exclusive & Very ltd Edition Print of Smile, Screenprint & Spot Varnish onto Black Somerset Velvet.
ASBO LUV, BEN OAKLEY, ROWAN NEWTON, EVERETTE JAIME, THEO SZAROWICZ, MAGDA KAGGWA, DAVID BRAY, RAY RICHARDSON, GONNY VAN HULST, CLAIRE SWINDALE, PAM GLEW, CARNE GRIFFITHS, BARRY BISH, FALK JENSEN, YVONNE WAYLING, STEVE MUMFORD, MARIA CLEMEN. Lots of affordable exciting new works on show, come in we are open until Christams Eve then 29th, 30th, 31st, [...]
As Ray Richardsons fantastic solo show comes to a close. The end of show celebrations saw the gallery packed once again with Al and Matt playing a sweet blues set fuelled by Meantime Brewery. Friend of the gallery, Charming Baker, dropped by to see Ray Richardsons ‘Londons No One’.