Posts by Richard Turkington

Come and join us at the 2020 Connect Art Fair!

We’re delighted to be taking part in ‘Connect – The Independent Art Fair’ in January/February 2020. ‘Connect’ offers a wide range of quality, vetted artworks from over 30 dealers, including many specialists in 20th century art. The 2020 theme is ‘London Calling’ and we will be exhibiting original prints and paintings on this theme and…

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London In Post-War Art

London In Post War

We are delighted to be returning to the Framers Gallery in December for a special exhibition showcasing ‘London In Post-War Art’.   The capital underwent huge change in the period between the 1940s and 1970s with the repair of bomb damage, large-scale redevelopment, the appearance of modern architecture and emergence of new lifestyles, not least…

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John Piper in Malvern

About The Exhibition   We are delighted to bring our recent John Piper exhibition held in London to Elmslie House in Malvern. Over 60 exhibits will be offered for sale including colourful fabrics, limited edition prints, original drawings and paintings, and including several exhibits not featured in the London show.   John Piper is one…

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An Interview With the Founder – Richard Turkington

John Piper Painting

Now in its fifth year, Fifties Art is preparing for an upcoming exhibition in The London Framers Gallery which will feature well known mid-century artist, John Piper. The exhibition will include over 80 original works, each with the distinctive and colourful style that the artist is known for.   Fifties Art founder, Richard Turkington turned…

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John Piper Exhibition

John Piper Exhibition

The exhibition   We are delighted to announce a major John Piper exhibition showing over 80 of his artworks. Taking place at The Framers Gallery, London from September 10th, the six day show will provide a chance to view fabrics, limited edition prints, paintings and drawings from this well-known British artist. All pieces will be…

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‘The Art of the Fifties’ – another successful show

‘The Art of the Fifties’ at Elmslie House attracted over 400 visitors and many enthusiastic comments:   ‘A wonderful evocation of the best of the fifties’   ‘Brilliant mix of 50s’ art and design’   ‘The most tempting exhibition I’ve been to!’   ‘Loved it so much that we bought a painting!’   The catalogue…

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4 days left of the latest show!

The ‘Post-war Printmakers’ is proving very popular and has already been visited by over 200 people in the beautiful surroundings of the Hall at Elmslie House.   We’re open on the final 4 days as follows:   Thursday: 2-5   Friday: 2-8   Saturday: 10.30-4.30   Sunday: 10.30-4.30   Venue: Elmslie House, 8 Avenue Road,…

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