DAN network exhibitions


Stephen Evans’ ‘Smiling Girl’ in the Library

Stephen Evans exhibits his “Smiling Girl” painting in combined techniques of watercolour and acrylic on 300g paper in the Droitwich Library. Stephen’s artwork will be on display from 6 until 20 February 2016.

Stephen Evans has held several solo exhibitions at Droitwich Library and has displayed work in various galleries in and around Worcester and Hereford. Several years ago he was featured in two county magazines,’ Worcestershire Living’ and, as he originate from Shrewsbury, the article was also published in the Shropshire magazine ‘Verve’.

Ruth & Stewart Bourne exhibition at The Old Library

This month’s artists are photographers Stewart Bourne ARPS and Ruth Bourne LRPS. Stewart’s images of Birmingham on canvas in the Hall are from his ongoing Metropolis series. Ruth’s smaller format images in the cafe area are a triptych of New York scenes and a stylish Bilbao bar.
Ruth and Stewart are members of the Droitwich Arts Network and also of the f.action group whose work can currently be seen at County Hall, Spetchley.

Peter Prinsep in Park’s Cafe

Peter Prinsep shows his pictures in Park’s Cafe during February (1 – 29 February 2016).

Having served 3 years at Mosley Art School, Birmingham, rather than moving to Art College, Peter who was fifteen at the time had the opportunity to start as an apprentice in an independent art studio. This beginning in Max Studios was the beginning of a 48 year career. Working as an artist in advertising and producing artwork for many leading Midland agencies and companies including Cadbury Schweppes, Dunlop, Pilkington, Sellafield, Bryant Homes and many other well known names.

New artwork on Library display

DAN member Karen Hotchkiss are exhibiting her artwork in the last two weeks in January. “The picture of ‘Elephants Greeting’ was done using pastels on a light grey Ingres paper,” says Karen about her artwork.”It was interesting finding all the different colours in the grey tones of the skin.”