Pop Up Exhibition

Sea Pictures Gallery is hosting its first ever Ceramics Pop Up Exhibition from Thursday 19th November until Monday 30th November. We are marking the publication of the final update to the Potter’s Dictionary of Materials and Techniques by Frank and the late Janet Hamer. This is the 6th edition of this publication, known in the.. read more →

Opening Weekend Success

Thanks to all those who came and bought this weekend. We saw things fly off the walls and colour seems to be order of the day. Carol Saunderson, Brin Edwards, James Dodds, Trevor Sowden, Graham Newing all had sales so here’s a look at what has already gone – Books and cards were also popular.. read more →


The first of our seasonal exhibitions opens today and already we have lots of interest from our existing customers. New for this exhibition are artists Peter Cronin ARSMA, Evi Antonio and Beth Marsden. SEA by Evi Antonio – framed limited edition digital print 2/25 and December Flowers by Beth Marsden, framed mixed media painting Also,.. read more →

2015 Prizewinner is David Nixon

Sea Pictures Gallery is delighted to announce the winner of the 2015 RSMA/Sea Pictures Gallery Working Relationship with the Sea prize – David Nixon – for his watercolour entitled High-rise. We have all seen these piles of lobster and crab traps in harbours around the world. We chose this because liked the choice of subject.. read more →

Sea Pictures Gallery is ten years old!

Where does time go? It is incredible to think that Sea Pictures Gallery is ten years old this year but it is. What is more, we have now been trading for six years in Clare….. Our new exhibition – All Hands on Deck – opens on Saturday 5th September and runs until 26th October. If.. read more →

More Magna Carta

It is hard to run a business and get involved in local activities but once Alaric had finished processing around Clare in his costume I escaped to Clare Country Park and had a great time with all the lovely activities that were happening there. I didn’t win a ride in a hot air balloon nor.. read more →

Magna Carta Parade

Despite the damp conditions, children, parents and grandparents have given it their all in this morning’s Magna Carta Parade. The work that people have put into this event is staggering. The banquet last night was a fantastically well thought through event and one folks should be very proud of. The food was great and everything.. read more →

The 2015 Summer Exhibition is now open!

It will be all go here in Clare tomorrow, 13th June, as the town pulls out all the stops to celebrate the 800 years of the Magna Carta. With a medieval banquet in the town hall this evening and a medieval fair in the Country Park tomorrow, together with a procession through the town, there.. read more →

PRINTWORKS VI opens today!

Our annual look at the art of the printmaker opens today until the 6th June. Stunning new pieces from 14 printmakers hanging on the walls and several unframed piles of prints from the likes of Miriam Macgregor, Sue Scullard, Trevor Sowden and Andy English. Bristol Fighter by Trevor Sowden – £250.00 unframed. We are also.. read more →

Stunning New Work for 2015

Our first blog of 2015 – sorry – I should have done this sooner but we are still busy collecting art from around the UK and it takes time to unpack it all and get it onto the website. Our Contemporary Photographic Show – The Award Winners – is being very well received and why.. read more →