Galleries - February 2011

DERBYSHIRE a TREGONING CONTEMPORARY Friar Gate Studios, Ford Street, Derby DE1 1EE Midlands’ premier contemporary gallery. Painting and sculpturefrom nationally and internationally acclaimed artists including Macara, Ibbeson, Preston, Hedderly, Louise Plant and Jon Braley. *Own Art By appt only t 01332 258353 SHROPSHIRE b TWENTY TWENTY GALLERY 3-4 High Street, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6AA Twenty Twenty Winter Contemporary Art & Craft Show: Sue Campion, Angela Harding, Peter Tarrant, Chris Welsh, Dennis Farrell and many others. Through to March. *Own Art Tue–Sat 10–5 t 01952 727952 b WENLOCK FINE ART 3 The Square, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6LX Late Nineteenth, Twentieth and Twenty-First Century British Paintings. Wed–Sat 10–5 or by appt t 01952 728232 WARWICKSHIRE c COMPTON VERNEY Warwickshire, CV35 9HZ Gallery closed. Next Exhibitions: Alfred Wallis and Ben Nicholson. Mar 26–Jun 5. Wool work: a sailor’s art. Mar 26–Jun 5. What the folk say. Mar 26–Dec 11. t 01926 645500 d LEAMINGTON SPA ART GALLERY & MUSEUM The Royal Pump Rooms, The Parade, Leamington Spa CV32 4AA Looking in Wonderland. Dec 9–Feb 6. Features Sir John Tenniel’s illustrations to Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the 19. GALLERIES FEBRUARY 11 3 6 1 A 3 8 A 4 6 A 3 4 A 4 9 A 4 4 2 5 A 4 1 0 3 A 4 7 A 4 1 A38 A516 M 5 M 6 M 4 0 M 1 M54 M42 M6 SHIPSTON ON STOUR BANBURY LEAMINGTON SPA DAVENTRY WARWICK HENLEY IN ARDEN BROADWAY HEREFORD BISHOPS FROME LEOMINSTER LUDLOW MUCH WENLOCK BRIDGNORTH WOLVERHAMPTON KIDDERMINSTER WALSALL WORCESTER TEWKESBURY WHITCHURCH SHREWSBURY BURTON UPON TRENT TELFORD LFORD KINGSWINFORD HOCKLEY NORTH CLAINES STOURBRIDGE BIRMINGHAM COVENTRY DERBY a e d f c b MAP 8 ENGLAND MIDLANDS Looking Glass (1872). Ground Level – Hayward Touring Curatorial Open II. Feb 17–Apr 10. Explores how contemporary art, mapping and cartography collide. Curated by Kit Hammonds, winner of 2010 Hayward Curatorial Open. Artists include Maria Thereza Alves; The Atlas Group; Ricardo Basbaum; Heath Bunting and Kayle Brandon; Center for Land Use Interpretation; Simon Evans; Yolande Harris; Christian Philipp Müller; Eyal Weizman; Stephen Willats. In partnership with John Hansard Gallery; QUAD, Derby; Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno and Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum. Tue/Wed, Fri/Sat 10.30–5, Thur 1.30–8, Sun 11–4 Mon closed (except BHols), admn free t 01926 742700 WORCESTERSHIRE e BEVERE GALLERY Bevere Lane, Worcester, WR3 7RQ The Graduate Show. Until Feb 5. Showcasing work in ceramics, printmaking, wood and metal from 17 graduates representing eight universities from around thecountry. Refreshments from TheCafé Upstairs. Tue–Sat 10.30–5 (closed Sun & Mon) t 01905 754484 f GREENSTAGE GALLERY Hop Pocket Craft Centre, Bishops Frome, Worcester WR6 5BT Exhibiting a diverse mix of original quality contemporary work by emerging and established artists. Please ask about commissions or spreading payments over 10 months. *Own Art Caroline Hands and Maggie Jones. Until Feb 20. Alice Arnold, Andrew Grisman & Alice Arnold. Feb 26– Mar 27. Mon–Sat 10.30–5.30, Sun 11–5 t 01885 490839 Sven Berlin (1911-1999) ‘Self Portrait’ 1979 acrylic on board 91.5 x 61cm Belgrave St Ives (see listing on map 11)