Saturday, 10 October 2009

A Thames Painter Talks.. and exhibits

A talk by Terry Scales entitled;

The Thames: A Painter's Paradise

will be held at 'The Theatre', Blackheath High School on Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 7.30pm. Donation £2.00. Entrance in Mycenae Road, Blackheath, London SE3. For more information contact 020 8854 1716 or visit the Greenwich Historical Society website. Non-members welcome.

Terry will show and discuss slides of his Thames paintings, observed and painted over the three decades, from the busiest times to the present. With its spacious vistas and contrasts, it always has, and always will, hold an immense appeal to those painters who specialise in landscape art. At the end of his presentation Terry will be signing copies of his book, Visions of Greenwich Reach. Terry Scales trained at Camberwell School of Art in its finest post-war period. He has had a distinguished career ever since, exhibiting throughout in both public and private galleries. His works are in many collections in Britain and abroad.

Follow–up Christmas Exhibition

Terry Scales and Cristiana Angelini present;

A Christmas Exhibition of Small Paintings; landscapes, still lifes, Thames scenes and flower pieces.

Dates: November 2nd - 14th, 2009

Venue;

The Paul McPherson Gallery
77 Lassell Street
East Greenwich
SE10 9PJ
Tel: 020 8269 2990
http://www.paulmcphersongallery.com/

Open: Monday – Friday, 11.00am – 5.30pm. Saturday, 11.00am – 2.30pm. Entry is free.

Special event

There will be an artist day on Saturday, November 7th, 2009.

Further Information;
http://www.blueforce.demon.co.uk/terry.scales/
http://www.blueforce.demon.co.uk/cristiana.angelini/

Terry is an ex-docker and has spent most of his life painting the working Thames. This exhibition will include Thames scenes but also some rarely-seen other subjects.

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