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Mercer Art Gallery Peoples Choice Exhibition

Christopher Wood selected by Julia Odell for the Mercer Art Gallery People’s Choice Exhibition 2013. I am secretly pleased to have been asked to select a ‘peoples choice’ for the 2013 Mercer Art Gallery summer exhibition. As the current biannual winner I was asked if I could make a selection. Knowing that the gallery secretly holds two Christopher Woods in their collection of course I requested them! They have agreed and the following two paintings will be available to view at the Mercer 13th July – 15th Sept 2013. My entry for the exhibition; ‘Christopher Wood is one of our […]


Julia Odell solo exhibition of acrylic paintings and charcoal drawings

After an extremely busy 2-3 months my solo exhibition is finally up. I’ve taken some snaps but haven’t given too much away. Much of the artwork is not visible in these images. You’ll need to visit The Old Grammar School Gallery to see more! ‘Imaginary sandbanks ‘ is a whole gallery solo exhibition including ¬†landscape acrylic paintings, charcoal drawings and high quality limited edition prints. It runs throughout April and the preview night is on Saturday 6th April 2013. You can find out more about the exhibition and the preview night here. I look forward to meeting you on the […]


First prize award at the Harrogate Mercer Open Art Competition

Further to my last blog post (Harrogate Mercer 2012 Open Art Show submissions): I’m pleased to announce that, on 16th September 2012, I won first prize (from among 600-700 submissions with my acrylic painting ‘Nithering Almscliffe.’ Its only the second time I’ve entered this local, but prestigious, competition in Harrogate so I am delighted to have won. [ ..]