DPG Exhibitions Articles

A Woman of All Sorts


Emily Carr’s time in England appeared to have been a failure. The artist who returned to Victoria in 1904 was a changed woman whose increasing idiosyncrasies, which now included habits as unladylike as smoking and […]

A British First: Emily Carr at the Dulwich Picture Gallery


Like all art, the creation of an exhibit is beauty surrounded seemingly effortlessly by work. Last week, I had the opportunity to go behind the scenes at Dulwich Picture Gallery where an exhibit of the […]

A Victorian Childhood


The story of Emily Carr is, outside Canada at least, one of the great unrecounted tales in 20th-century painting, a chronicle of struggle, adversity and ultimate triumph over the most inauspicious circumstances for making art […]

Dulwich Picture Gallery’s Open Exhibition a beautiful success


Something new keeps catching my eye. I’ve already walked through Dulwich Picture Gallery’s Open Exhibition two, three times, but I still feel I haven’t taken in nearly enough. The variety of colors, styles, techniques; the […]

Record number entered for Gallery’s open art exhibition


The last time Dulwich Picture Gallery invited Friends of the Gallery to enter an open art exhibition it attracted 183 artists who submitted 388 works of art. That was in 2011 and considered a great […]

Inviting all artists – Your paintings could share space with Rembrandt and Murillo


This year the Friends of Dulwich Picture Gallery will celebrate 60 years since its foundation. Since a modest start in 1954 Friends have grown stronger and stronger and now reached a  membership of just over […]

‘Hockney, Printmaker’ Introduction by Ian Dejardin


Ian Dejardin, the Sackler Director of Dulwich Picture Gallery introduces the Gallery’s spring exhibition ‘Hockney Printmaker’. 5 February – 11 May 2014. “This exhibition reminds us that, alongside that dazzling career as Britain’s favourite painter, Hockney’s parallel […]

‘Selfie’ Like Hockney Art Competition


Dulwich Picture Gallery and Dulwich OnView are inviting you to create your own self-portrait inspired by the Gallery’s spring exhibition, Hockney, Printmaker.   Self-portraiture has been a major theme throughout David Hockney’s career dating from his […]

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