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exhibiting artwork since 1972

On Now

MIXED MEDIA EXHIBITION

ON NOW - 21st February 2023

“Difficult Roads often lead to beautiful destinations.”

An exhibition of original paintings of the urban landscape. Over half of the worlds’ population, some 4.2 billion inhabitants*, live in our cities around the world. This exhibition will focus on inspirational and diverse architecture which can be found in some of the most recognisable locations around the world.

All artwork in this exhibition is available to view and purchase online. If you see any paintings on our website that you would like to reserve until you view them in person, please e-mail info@thegalleryholt.com or call 01263 711040

Coming up

MIXED MEDIA EXHIBITION

Tranquillity

25th FEBRuary - 4TH APRIL

The first of its kind to be hosted by The Gallery an exhibition showcasing the incredible talents of some of the UK’s finest still life painters, many of whom are Members of the affiliated Institutes and Societies of the Federation of British Artists.

AN EXHIBITION IN OIL

Chiaroscuro

8th April - 16TH may

Our annual oil themed exhibition in The Gallery’s 2023 calendar. This exhibition seeks to display an exciting and diverse array of original oil paintings, many by Members of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters (ROI), that encompass or inspire a sense of euphoria.

‘Chiaroscuro’ is an Italian term which literally means ‘light-dark’. In paintings the description refers to clear tonal contrasts which are often used to suggest the volume and modelling of the subjects depicted.

Artists who are famed for the use of chiaroscuro include Leonardo da Vinci and Caravaggio.

ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION

Institute of East Anglian Artists

20th - 30TH may

The annual open exhibition featuring selected works of art from artists within the region and showcasing paintings from Members of the Institute of East Anglian Artists (IEA).

This exhibition will also feature artists demonstrating in the  Gallery.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN 1ST MARCH – 16TH APRIL 

MIXED MEDIA EXHIBITION

Drawn to Nature

3rd June - 11TH july

Our natural world surrounds artists with endless opportunities to embrace the beauty of mother nature, capturing her in countless different styles of work and numerous different mediums. This exhibition brings together some of the finest land and seascape painters in the UK and will certainly be a show not to be missed.

 

MAJOR SOLO EXHIBITION

'My Norfolk'
Kieron Williamson

15th - 25TH july

The 15th major solo exhibition to be hosted by The Gallery for internationally acclaimed artist Kieron Williamson. This new collection of original paintings depict Kieron’s home county of Norfolk. Inspired by his native land all of the artworks have been undertaken during the last twelve months.

 

AN EXHIBITION IN PASTEL, CHARCOAL AND GRAPHITE 

Enigma

29th JuLY - 5TH SEPTEMBER

This exhibition brings together a varied  selection of pastel paintings that  provide us not only with an insight into the specific techniques used by pastel painters today, but also seeks to reignite an awareness of, and  appreciation for, this versatile medium. The exhibition will feature selected Members of the Pastel Society (PS) alongside leading pastelists from the UK.

AN EXHIBITION IN WATERCOLOUR, ACRYLIC AND GOUCHE

Fluidity

8TH SEPTEMBER - 17TH OCTOBER

The Gallery’s ‘water based medium’ exhibition aims to highlight the tremendous versatility of watercolour, acrylic and gouache. Featuring Members of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours (RI) and the Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) expect an eclectic and diverse portfolio of original works.

 

MAJOR SOLO EXHIBITION

Tony Allain RSMA, PS

21ST - 31ST OCTOBER

Tony Allain is a Member of the Pastel Society (PS) and of the Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSMA) among others. A  painter of colour, light and movement with a complete  understanding of his surroundings. He has also exhibited with The Pastel Society of America in New York and featured in the International Pastel Exhibition,  Suzhou in China and he is a Signature member of the Pastel Society of America, elected an Eminent Pastelist of the International Association of Pastel Societies.

 

About Us

Firmly established as one of East Anglia’s leading art venues, The Gallery has exhibited artwork since 1972, making it the longest running gallery in Holt. This award-winning gallery has undergone numerous changes and it continues to evolve under the ownership and management of Adrian Hill FRSA.

The Gallery boasts a unique display system that continues to provide a regular programme of themed, multi-artist exhibitions interspersed with major solo shows. This enables The Gallery to provide an exciting, inspirational and stimulating programme of exhibitions, including subject matter-based and medium-based themes, with the aim of providing something for all tastes, at some point in the year. 

The Gallery can be found in Lees Yard amongst other eclectic independent business ventures and has really become “the place to visit in Holt”.

Alongside The Gallery is Adrian Hill Fine Art, which opened in July 2013. This gallery operates as a stand-alone gallery that utilises a permanent representation structure comprised exclusively of artists that are Members of the Royal Academy and other Royal Societies, Institutions, Federations.

Pictured: Adrian Hill FRSA, Managing Director and Clare Hill, Director

We warmly welcome artists from across the country to submit their work for consideration for our upcoming themed and media-based exhibitions.

All relevant information for submissions can be found on the Entries page.

Please note there are no submission fees.

2021 marks 12 years since Kieron Williamson’s remarkable talent for painting was discovered at just six years old. Throughout this time, the world has watched him grow into one of the most successful and collectable artists of his time.

Please visit our dedicated Kieron Williamson shop page to browse and purchase original and Limited Edition printed material by Kieron Williamson.

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 Adrian Hill Fine Art opened in July 2013 and since then has been showcasing some of the finest paintings exclusively by Members of the Royal Academy and other Royal Institutions, Federations and Societies. Artwork is available to purchase from artists such as David Hockney, L.S. Lowry, and Rosa Sepple, the first female president of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours (RI).