A new collection of contemporary British painting by 45 different artists from across the UK.  A specific 21st century painting collection it includes work by Pollock-Krasner awardee Kelly Jayne, John Moores Prize winner Nicholas Middleton, British Academy awardee James Quin, Wyss Foundation prize winner Harvey Taylor, Alex Hanna, Matthew Krishanu, Arts Council awardee Simon Carter and East London Painting Prize winner Nathan Eastwood.

 The collection was established by artists Robert Priseman and Simon Carter when they started to ask the question ‘Who today is painting in Britain?’ This new exhibition brings these important and innovative artists together for the very first In their work we find visual conversations between their peers, the painters of the past and the complex social interactions of the new millennium.

 It will also be the first time that 20th century paintings from the Ipswich collection have been shown in the Art School Gallery.


David Ainley, Julian Brown, Simon Carter, Ben Cove, Pen Dalton, Lisa Denyer, Sam Douglas, Annabel Dover, Natalie Dowse, Wendy Elia, Paul Galyer, Terry Greene, Susan Gunn, Alex Hanna, Marguerite Horner, Barbara Howey, Linda Ingham, Sue Kennington, Matthew Krishanu, Bryan Lavelle, Monica Metsers, Nick Middleton, Andrew Munoz, Stephen Newton, Gideon Pain, Ruth Philo, Alison Pilkington, Robert Priseman, Freya Purdue, Katherine Russell, David Sullivan, Harvey Taylor, Judy Tucker, Julie Umerle, Mary Webb, Sean Williams


Duration 15 December 2014 - 08 March 2015
Times Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm Closed all Mondays and 24th to 27th December and 1st January.
Cost Free
Venue Ipswich Art College Gallery
Address Ipswich Art School Gallery, Ipswich, IP1 3QH, ,
Contact 01206 282937 / / www.cimuseums.org.uk/article/14970/PaintBritain

Related Events

Art Bahrain Across Borders aims to bridge Bahrain to the global art market whilst promoting the development of local Bahraini artists.
Artlyst Benefit screen prints by Simon Patterson. Exclusive Editions
London Art Fair 2019 — 16-20 January 2019 - Book Now
Open Source Salon with Hauser and Wirth - A new monthly discussion group
Advertise your next show on Artlyst from £200 per week