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Lindsey Bull selected for Liverpool Biennial 2016

Lindsey Bull selected for Liverpool Biennial 2016

Lindsey Bull at the Liverpool Biennial  Our congratulations to Lindsey Bull at being selected as an associate artist for the 2016 Liverpool Biennial. Lindsey’s work continues to explore psychological states. She is interested in different states of mind and how these interior lives manifest or hide themselves from the outside world. With a fascination for dark,...
Gabriella Boyd Finalist for John Moores Prize 2016

Gabriella Boyd Finalist for John Moores Prize 2016

Gabriella Boyd has been selected as one of five prize winners at the John Moores Prize 2016 Held biannually at the Walker Art Gallery Liverpool, now as an integral part of the Liverpool Biennial, the John Moores Prize is the most prestigious contemporary painting prize in Britain. Previous prize winners include the likes of Sir Peter...
The Griffin Art Prize comes to High House Gallery

The Griffin Art Prize comes to High House Gallery

The Griffin Art Prize has selected High House Gallery as a touring venue  The prestigious and highly-regarded Griffin art Prize – awarded annually to the best recent graduates – will be coming to High House very early in 2014. Exact dates will be announced soon. We are very proud to be one of just two...
Other Places: Bull, Howse & Boyd @ The Old Fire Station

Other Places: Bull, Howse & Boyd @ The Old Fire Station

High House @ The Old Fire Station Oxford.  Three dynamic young painters – Gabriella Boyd, Tom Howse and Lindsey Bull – come together for a group exhibition that takes us in to a realm of ‘other’ places. Figures and scenes drift between the real and unreal, playful and disturbing or everyday and fantastic. Howse’s highly...
Jonny Briggs Artists Talk at 44AD Bath - 5 February

Jonny Briggs Artists Talk at 44AD Bath – 5 February

Jonny Briggs, Saatchi New Sensations Prize winner and outstanding contemporary photographer, will be talking about his work at 44AD Art Space ion Bath. Contemporary Tales is a short series of one off talks and events that showcase artists and their works. It takes as its inspiration the notion of ‘the tale’ as a recital of events or...
Reality Check - Pop-up Exhibition 31 Jan - 17 Feb 2013

Reality Check – Pop-up Exhibition 31 Jan – 17 Feb 2013

At 44AD Gallery Bath. We are pleased to announce our first exhibition for the New Year. A pop-up exhibition entitled Reality Check looks at manipulation, fakery and the creation of new meanings in contemporary photography. Photography has traditionally been a ‘document of truth, purveyor of memory or symbol of culture’ but more artists use these...
Private View, Imagined Pasts / Unknown Futures, Sunday 23rd September

Private View, Imagined Pasts / Unknown Futures, Sunday 23rd September

There will be a Champagne Private View from 2-5 on Sunday 23 September for Imagined Pasts / Unknown Futures - the second gallery exhibition at High House Gallery. The exhibition features three top quality and internationally known artists: Jonathan Baldock, who features in the Saatchi collection, Tim Phillips has recently had two exhibitions with SumarriaLunn in the West End...
The Dividing Line, Curators Tour, Sunday 23rd September

The Dividing Line, Curators Tour, Sunday 23rd September

The curators of Dividing Line will be giving tours of the exhibition on Sunday 23 September. Will Lunn and Vishal Sumarria from the dynamic London gallery SumarriaLunn will be at High House to give a curators tour as well as being available to discuss with you personally all the works and artists in the exhibition. The exhibition is open from 11 am until 5...
Dividing Line exhibition extended until 28th October

Dividing Line exhibition extended until 28th October

The Dividing Line exhibition, scheduled to end on the 16 September 2012, has now had the duration extended and will now close on the Sunday 28 October 2012. The very poor recent weather has meant that it has not been ideal for viewing the outdoor exhibition which is showing in the beautiful formal gardens of High House. The...
Pimms Evening - Thursday 23 August

Pimms Evening – Thursday 23 August

A summer-time Pimms Evening in the sculpture gardens of High House will take place on the 23 August from 6.30 to 9.30 pm. Canapes will be served. The formal gardens and water features are the setting for the Dividing Line exhibition of sculpture – a dividing line standing as a conceptual separation from which contrasts...
High House launch weekend

High House launch weekend

High House Contemporary is now officially open. The rain stopped exactly on time as the champagne was popped and the first guests arrived for the two-day Private View on the 14 & 15 July. It unanimously agreed that this part of Oxfordshire has been in desperate need of some top quality contemporary art and everyone...
Dividing Line full artist list announced

Dividing Line full artist list announced

In association with High House Gallery Sumarria Lunn present ‘Dividing Line’ The final artist line up for the Dividing Line is now established as follows: Nika Neelova, David Rickard, Adeline de Monseignat, Sam Zealey, Andreas Blank, Alex Chinneck, Sam Knowles, Jiho Won, Amy Stephens This is an amazing list of young talent: for example Andreas...
Harry Hill joins exhibition

Harry Hill joins exhibition

Despite, or perhaps because of his high profile comedian Harry Hill has been reluctant to show his wonderful artwork in public – until this year. Alongside a big show of his work at Edinburgh International Festival the High House has a small number of pieces for The Momentarily Absurd exhibition. Harry’s work is a highly...
The Dividing Line at High House

The Dividing Line at High House

Co-curated by SumarriaLunn – one of London’s brightest new galleries – High House will be hosting a summer exhibition in their beautiful gardens. The Dividing Line will be showing brand new commissioned sculptural works by some of the finest young artists around. The name of the exhibition refers to the separation between indoor and outdoor...
Inaugural exhibition announced

Inaugural exhibition announced

The High House Gallery inaugural exhibitions will open with a special champagne Private View weekend on the 14 and 15 July 2012. In the gallery spaces The Momentarily Absurd is a group exhibition that examines wit in contemporary art and features amongst others, Doyle & Mallinson, Peter Kennard, Julie Cockburn and John Stezaker. More top...