Richard Hobson: a Northern Realist

19 Jan - 02 Mar 13

North Shields Trawlers by Richard Hobson, 1972Smoking Terraces, Swalwell by Richard Hobson 1976.

North Shields Trawlers by Richard Hobson, 1972

Richard Hobson’s work captures the essence of the North East though his dynamic watercolour landscapes which feature scenes such as coastlines, rivers, industry, shipyards and bustling auction markets.

Many of the works on show will be on sale.

We are delighted to invite you to the preview of Richard Hobson: a Northern Realiston Friday 18 January 2013.

Please feel free to bring your family and friends and RSVP by Monday 14 January to Shipley Art Gallery by telephone: (0191) 477 1495 or email:


The winners of the Rothschild bursary will be announced at tomorrow nights annual lecture with Alison Britton OBE. Very best of luck to the shortlist: @Rebecca Appleby; @Luisa Cacciotti; Adam Frew Ceramics Landon Peck and @Chris Taylor. Tickets are still available to buy from the website or you can pay on the door.

Henry Rothschild Memorial Lecture with Alison Britton OBE - Shipley Art Gallery
Ceramic artist Alison Britton OBE RA, whose work can be seen in the collections of the V&A and the British Council, speaks at the annual Henry Rothschild Memorial Lecture.

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