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'Porthmeor, Low Light' and other square paintings on board

Currently framed and on display (apart from those marked sold) at Art Space Gallery, St Ives We've got a bit of a sale on this weekend! Why not pop in?
'Porthmeor, Low Light' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Porthmeor, Sun and Cloud' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Rock View' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Porthmeor, Light Breakthrough' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Fine Weather Haze' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Slow Shower Over the Beach' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Almost a Rock Pool' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Heavy Shower and Wave' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Fresh, Surf, No Wind' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

'Porthmeor Corner' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD

Click to enlarge.  Copyright Lesley Ninnes St Ives, Cornwall.

ING Discerning Eye exhibition 2015

ING Discerning Eye exhibition, Mall Galleries, 12 - 22 November, 2015 organised by Parker Harris, sponsored by ING Commercial Banking
2015 Selectors: Artists:Emma BridgewaterNicole Farhi,Collectors: Larry Lamb,Stephen SnoddyCritics:Stephen Doherty,Steve Pill
The Mall Galleries provide an excellent venue for a show like Discerning Eye, which encompasses six displays presented by its selectors and the dynamic Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary shortlisted works.  I visited the exhibition on the first morning of opening and discovered that two of my paintings had been chosen by Nicole Farhi and one by Larry Lamb!  

The standard and range of work on show is awesome and I spent a happy couple of hours just looking and admiring the artistic diversity, fantasizing over what I would buy if money and space were no object.  Given that wall hung artworks must not exceed 20 x 20 inches/50 x 50 cm, the restriction doesn’t confer boring uniformity of size and the collections incorporate a pleasing mix o…