Some of our previous Society Events
- 24th-27th April 2017: Spring Trip to
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view photos and read about our 3-day trip "Up
North"; visiting art galleries, museums and places
of interest with an essence of Laura Knight from
Liverpool to Stoke. Fascinating tour and great fun.
- 22nd June 2017: As part of Malvern Civic
Week, our Society was asked to contribute. As a
result, Mike Johnson organised and led
- The Laura
Knight Walk in Great Malvern, which was
hailed a success by all who attended.
- 16th July 2017: Summer Outdoor Social
Event - 30 or more
of us enjoyed a great 'Pimms
in the Park' event - A big thank you -
to Evie and Sam Knight and Stan Little.
- 25th September 2017: Andrew Judd, local
printmaker, gave a talk after our AGM, about the Art
of Printing, linking it with the work of DLK.
- 2nd - 8th October 2017: DLK window display at Malvern
Tourist Information office
- 7th October 2017: Our
guest speaker was David Evans, who gave
an illustrated talk entitled
"Harold & Laura Knight
- a Partnership of Painters". A
great talk with lots of inside stories. This was
part of the "Autumn in Malvern Festival"
Forthcoming Society & Associated Events:
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- 20th Sep 2017 – 28th Jan 2018: Display of
the work by Mary Gillick : Her Art in your Pocket.
Venue: Henry Moore Institute, Leeds. LS1 3AH.
The display is the first
dedicated to Gillick’s sculpture, and presents
plaster models, drawings and photographs showing her
working processes for the production of coins,
medals and portrait reliefs.
Trained as a sculptor at Nottingham School of Art
and the Royal College of Art, Mary Gaskell Gillick
(née Tutin) (1881-1965) won a competition in 1952
that would see her art in everyone’s pockets: her
portrait of Queen Elizabeth II appeared on British
and Commonwealth coinage until decimalisation in
Mary Gillick a great friend of Harold and Laura
Knight having trained with them at Nottingham School
- 20th Oct 2017 - 17th Feb 2018: The Land, Sea
Exhibition at Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal,
This exhibition explores
recurring themes in the work of British artists of
the twentieth century emphasising trends in subject
matter including still life, the human figure,
landscape and abstraction.
Specially curated for Abbot Hall Art Gallery, works
by over 40 leading artists including Henry Moore,
Barbara Hepworth, Graham Sutherland and Laura Knight
in this fascinating collection.
- 23rd March 2018: Spring Talk: Harry
Fletcher our guest speaker at Elmslie House,
Malvern. Title of talk to be announced.
- 10th May 2018: Society Trip to Cardiff
National Museum - more details to follow. Watch this
- 23rd June 2018: Our Summer Garden
Party. Details to be published nearer the time.
- Sep/Oct 2018: Autumn in Malvern
Festival. Date and Speaker to be confirmed.