Allenby Trophy

Congratulations to Sue Evans for winning the Allenby Trophy for Best Picture in the 2019 Summer Exhibition,  as voted for by the general public. Three Lovely Ladies.

Retrospective at Words and Pictures

Des Maxwell Clark will be holding a retrospective exhibition at Words and Pictures Gallery, Little Triangle, Teignmouth TQ14 8AX from Friday 23 to Monday 26 August. Des will also be displaying a selection of his sketch books, giving a glimpse into how he works. 

Eric Hayne’s 100th

An invitation to Eric’s private view and 100th birthday celebrations 13 July

What an achievement. And what an exhibition and party this will be at TAAG, 13 July 6pm to 8pm. Please bring a plate of food and something you and others would enjoy drinking.

Membership and discounts

Membership cards and shop discounts

Your 2019 membership card can be collected from Voyage, opposite TAAG. If some members find it difficult to get to Voyage then please arrange for a colleague to collect it on your behalf.

Discounts have now been arranged for members in some of the local shops. Just show your in date membership card.

Voyage (Teignmouth) 10%

Picture This (Teignmouth)  10%

Bracken Gallery (Chudleigh) 10%

Axworthys’ (large art shop in Paignton) 10% over £5 spend

Laura Wall (Teignmouth) 5%

Spring Exhibition

Allenby Trophy

Keith Bowcock’s painting ‘Early Start’ won the Allenby Trophy in the 2019 Spring Exhibition, receiving the most votes by the public for Best Picture.

There was a lot of excellent artwork on display at the Victoria Hall, Shaldon, and the competition was stiff. It was a very well attended exhibition.

Message from our new Chairman 

It was a privilege to be voted in as Chairman at our recent Annual General Meeting. I am also pleased to say that we now have a number of new members on the committee, who are already making a valuable contribution to the development of the society and who are a pleasure to work with. We have also lost some good committee members. Continue reading “”