7th - 26th November 2020
Brett Humphries commitment to his work is total. The preparation begins long before the painting process even starts. In this new collection there are three paintings of cupcakes, all hand made by the artist. These were the three success after over 125 failiers!
June - October 2020
Our new exhibition showcases the exquisite craft of the sculptor Philip Jackson. Fans of Philip’s work will be thrilled to see this show offers several new maquettes, many inspired by the masked figures of Venice. Philip Jackson is Britain’s leading sculptor of public works. His pieces include Bobby Moore at Wembley and Bomber Command in Green Park. He was recently commissioned to create a national memorial to emergency workers.
5th - 23rd September 2020
We are delighted to announce that award-winning artist Ania Hobson will be exhibiting with us this Autumn. This will be Ania's first solo exhibition in London and there will be around 30 new paintings included. Images will be available to view on the website in August.
Catto Below July - August 2020
Bruce Yardley brings us an exhibition of accomplished cityscapes from Florence, Bruges, Oxford, London and Paris. There are also a series of charming interiors. This is high quality work, executed by an artist who has studied light for his entire career.
We will be exhibiting dramatic new works by Ian Berry and Ramsay Gibb and some previously unseen paintings by Walasse Ting at the London Art Fair, Stand G38, Business Design Centre, Islington. We have a few free entrance tickets for the fair so do get in touch if you would like us to send you one.
Tom Hiscocks’ sculptures are made from layers of metal or acrylic, welded together by hand to form a coherent whole. This means they change according to angle of view. From the side they are solid entities, viewed face on his sculptures almost disappear from sight.
30th June - 28th July 2019
Opening soon - Hotel California - the long awaited new show from Ian Berry, a unique talent in the art world whose 'paintings' are made entirely from denim. Hotel California, is inspired by David Hockney's pool paintings and is an incredible technical achievement. His artworks are the ultimate in upcycling and have been displayed in museums, galleries, department stores, and denim stores all over the world. Prepare to be amazed!
In the early 1970s, Poul Webb travelled to Yugoslavia in search of the exotic. He found it. The landscapes reminded him of the work of Grant Wood. Poul began experimenting. He produced beguiling landscape paintings, brightly coloured and arranged in pleasing geometric patterns. This was the origin of a style that Poul is still pursuing, an approach that has made him one of the UK's most acclaimed landscape painters.
8th - 24th June 2019
Iranian artist Ali Esmaeilipour’s paintings are disarmingly beautiful, but look carefully and there is often a sense of disquiet – he is not seeking to produce harmonious compositions rather a snapshot of life in movement.
Ali’s paintings have been shown internationally including at the Singapore Art Museum. In 1997, he won the prestigious 4th Biennale at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tehran.
11th - 29th April 2019
Pop Art ironed out the gross inequality of the old world. It was said: there's no high or low art – everything is good. We have gathered a group of ten artists directly influenced by this movement including Peter Blake and Walasse Ting, who show that the spirit of Pop lives on.
7th - 25th March 2019
Richard Twose is a master of the 'non finito', where paintings are carried only to a point, leaving the spectator to fill in for themself. As well as portraits, his beautifully crafted paintings reference, amongst other things, Greek myths, British folklore and quantum physics. We welcome back the award winning artist for his second solo exhibition.
7th – 26th February 2019
Rebecca Jewell has developed a unique printing technique (based on paper litho transfer) like nothing seen before. She delicately reproduces the natural patterns of exotic bird feathers – and even portraits of the birds themselves - directly on to plain white feathers. Her prints are stunning.
7th – 26th February 2019
Pam Hawkes has created incomparable works of art whose subject are frequently ethereal women, and whose pallet typically contains gold and copper leaf. At a young age she was drawn to Byzantine icons – the gold-tinged religious paintings created by Eastern European painters of the dark ages and early medieval periods. She says “They inspire a kind of reverence in the viewer. I find this fascinating and love the stillness in these works”.
2nd – 22nd December 2018
John Duffin is an award-winning contemporary painter and printmaker whose work is based on the modern environments of cities and towns. His cityscapes of architecture, lighting and figures have a distinctive artistic voice and much to say about contemporary urban life. John’s paintings are in the tradition of LS Lowry and Edward Hopper, and hold references to cinema, graphic novels and the history of figurative painting.
8th - 26th November 2018
Helen Sinclair's bronze and resin sculptures can be figurative or abstract, sometimes playful sometimes melancholy. One thing they have in common though is the ability to move the viewer. We are excited to be showing her latest collection in November.
8th - 26th November 2018
We're excited to be showing Brett Humphries long awaited exhibition of stunning and superbly crafted hyper real still lives. Brett's work is influenced by old masters but from a modern perspective. Brett Humphries last exhibition was a sell out. Don't miss this in November.
Catto Below: 18th October - 5th November 2018
The motif of Landscape has been a major part of Mark Godwin’s work for over 30 years, greatly influenced by the 18th century Romantic notion of the Sublime, and our longing for an emotional encounter with nature. These paintings resonate.
20th July to 7th August 2018
This is a curated exhibition of paintings and sculptures inspired by birds and feathers including work by Rachel Deacon, Pam Hawkes, James Mortimer, Katy Sullivan, papier-mâché bird sculptures by David Farrer and new gallery artist Rebecca Jewell.
27th June – 16th July 2018
Bruce Yardley remains an immensely popular and successful impressionist. His paintings are always meticulously composed, his commitment is total – and admirable. As a viewer, it is impossible to resist. We are proud to present his latest works through June and July.
17th May – 4th June 2018
Sue Fitzgerald is back at the Catto Gallery with a vivid and vibrant show to welcome in the spring. This new exhibition of paintings showcases her love of intense colour and appetite for travelling to exotic lands. Catto Gallery are proud to exhibit one of Britain’s finest colourists.
22nd March – 14th April 2018
Alain Bertrand's latest exhibition is a pure iconic Americana. Classic Bertrand, colourful and bustling New York streets are tempered by black and white 50s glamour. It's easy to lose yourself in the French artist's technically brilliant and evocative imagery.
22nd March – 14th April 2018
"The paintings of Simon Garden reveal a parallel world of haunting mystery.... of legends and myths and memories of long ago, all imbued with a golden light and an atmosphere of suspense"
Derek Balmer, President, Royal West of England Academy (2001-10)
8th - 26th February 2018
Highly acclaimed painter Fletcher Sibthorp makes his Catto Gallery debut at an interesting moment in his development in a series called The Quiet Space. He says “The Quiet Space series is for me my most personal work. I have found reward over the years in producing artworks that just ‘are’.