The Weavers Factory are organising a MAFA day on the 26 April 2020 for MAFA members and friends to celebrate Barbara Sykes new exhibition The Human Condition. When somebody labelled her work ‘sad’, artist Barbara Sykes began to add comedic party hats to her existing drawings. Barbara’s provocative response reveals an unintentionally frivolous side to…
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Join MAFA member David Sprakes in a lecture on the Visual Quality of Materials in Scupture at the Mall Galleries in London. There is free entry to the annual exhibition of the Royal Society of British Artists for whose who attend this talk. “The sculpture evolves through enquiry, investigation and exploration. Drawing, maquette studies,…
MAFAPP artist John McCombs is showing recent work in London One of four paintings ‘Riverbanks, Saddleworth, Autumn’ by John McCombs ROI RBA is on show at the Royal Society of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition at the Mall Galleries, The Mall, London. The official opening is on 26th November, and the show runs until 8th December.…
The Members Exhibtion opened at Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery on Saturday and is open till 1st November.
MAFA member Barbara Sykes has been invited to exhibit six of her drawings and paintings in the Great North Art Show in Ripon Cathedral from 31 August to 22 September 2019
MAFA artist Angela Herd-Hall was a prizewinner at last year’s Waterside Open Art Exhibition last year, and has now been selected to show more of her work there this month. Visit the Waterside Gallery website for info
At Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery Saturday 21st September 2019 to Friday 1st November 2019
Members of the Academy are delighted to have the opportunity to show their work at The Atkinson Southport, a welcome return after our last exhibition, some 20 years ago, featuring the work of our sculptor Members.
MAFA President Gerry Halpin met with fellow members Anthony Ratcliffe and John Hewitt to select and make the 2019 awards at Manchester Metropolitan University School of Art
“Quarry” 2017-2019, by Lorna Green with music by Julia Harding is a sculpture/video/music installation about four aspects of Endon Quarry in Kerridge, Macclesfield. Filmed over 12 months, the videos:- ‘Machines Story’, ‘Quarry Landscape’, Birds, Bees and Butterflies’, and ‘Water, Mud, Snow’ play with natural sounds and repeated with music, was first exhibited at The…
MAFA President, Gerry Halpin MBE PMAFA, was invited to give a short talk about MAFA
Manchester Academy Of Fine Art’s current exhibition at The Station Gallery, Richmond, N.Yorkshire is open daily until 23rd May.
Landscape Artist of the Year 2019 Landscape Artist of the Year offers you the chance to win a £10,000 commission for a British institution’s permanent collection and £500 of art materials from Cass Art. Landscape Artist of The Year will film at stunning locations around the UK.
This exhibition will celebrate the work of recent graduates and newly emerging designer makers, chosen for their innovative design qualities and making skills.
Malcolm has been painting for over 40 years.He is Vice President of Manchester Academy of Fine Artand a member of the Pastel Society and The Federation of British Artists.
Constructing The Mersey Gateway BridgeAn exhibition by Shaun Smyth at the Brindley Theatre, Runcorn Constructing the Mersey Gateway Bridge Drawings and paintings by Shaun Smyth MONDAY 18 FEBRUARY – FRIDAY 5 APRIL The River Mersey has played a significant role throughout Artist Shaun Smyth’s life; his proximity to it persists in being a source…