ARTISTS AFLOAT + A SMALL BOX OF RIVER
Touring Summer 2019 - Grand Union, River Wey, London
Artists Afloat - 2019 tour
Now concluded. Contact us for information on any of the artists.
Our Floating Gallery exhibits work from established artists who find inspiration on the waterways of the UK. Many are members of The Guild of Waterway Artists including: Eric Gaskell, Jan Vallance, Chris Slaney, Lesley Pearson, Dusty Miller, Charlotte Ashman and Dave Gardham.
Paintings, prints and cards will appeal to lovers of quality art and the waterways.
A Small Box of River
Born in York and now living in Saltaire, Jake Attree is one of Yorkshire’s best known and respected artists. A graduate of Liverpool College of Art and the Royal College of Art, he has exhibited widely in Britain and in New York. His work is in numerous civic and gallery collections in the UK and abroad, including Leeds, Bradford, York, Calderdale and Dortmund.
Robert Powell was born in Ottawa, Canada, and now lives in York. He has worked for many years in the fields of journalism, photography, urbanism, and the arts. Robert’s first collection Harvest of Light was published in 2007 by Canada’s Stone Flower Press. His second collection, All, was published in the UK in 2015 by Valley Press. He was the winner of the 2012 Elmet Prize, and his poems and stories have appeared in Bridport Prize: The Winners(2010), Dreamcatcher, Orbis and The Rialto, as well as numerous Canadian journals.