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Living Artist of the Month - Graham Boyd

Fri 31 Jul 2020

Living Artist of the Month - Graham Boyd

Now living in Chipperfield, he worked at the Meadow Studios, Bushey in the 1950s. He exhibited his paintings at the Museum several times: The Long Haul (2004), Bushey Artists and Meadow Studios (2006/7) and Visual Metap.....Read more

'Artist of the Month' - Rowland Wheelwright

Wed 01 Jul 2020

'Artist of the Month' - Rowland Wheelwright

Rowland Wheelwright was a painter and illustrator who studied at the Herkomer School of Art in Bushey from 1891-93, and where he became acquainted with Lucy Kemp-Welch. Using a diffuse pastel palette, he depicted equestr.....Read more

Photographic Competition WINNERS!

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Photographic Competition WINNERS!

And we can now announce the Winners of the 2020 Competition! The Winner of the ‘Bushey’ class is 'Horses at Rest' by Nick Edgeworth (attached). The Winner of the ‘Artists and Craft workers’ class is 'Metal Worker – Marr.....Read more

'Living Artist of the Month' - Dougie Chowns

Sun 31 May 2020

'Living Artist of the Month' - Dougie Chowns

We are featuring Dougie as our first ‘Living Artist of the Month’. He was born in Watford and spent many years visiting the Bushey studios of Lucy Kemp-Welch and Marguerite Frobisher. He was recently in touch with the Mu.....Read more

20/20 Vision exhibition – 200 Years of art history in Bushey

Sat 07 Dec 2019

20/20 Vision exhibition – 200 Years of art history in Bushey

This exhibition at Bushey Museum and Art Gallery will mark the beginning of a new decade, and plays on the phrase '20/20 vision', in as much as the focus will be on items in the Museum’s art collection from 1820’s, 1920’.....Read more

Bushey Museum and Art Gallery's 'Artist of the Month'

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Bushey Museum and Art Gallery's 'Artist of the Month'

The Bushey Museum and Art Gallery tells the story of Bushey's unique artistic history relating to Sir Hubert von Herkomer RA and his world-renowned Art School, and others that followed. We regularly show art from the Col.....Read more

Bushey Museum and Art Gallery's 'Artist of the Month'

Mon 04 May 2020

Bushey Museum and Art Gallery's 'Artist of the Month'

In May we commemorate VE Day 75, so we thought Ethel Gabain is a good choice: during World War Two, she was commissioned by the War Artists' Advisory Committee (WAAC) to produce lithographs of various subjects throughout.....Read more

Bushey Museum's 'Virtual Tours' of the Galleries

Tue 05 May 2020

Bushey Museum's 'Virtual Tours' of the Galleries

While the Museum is closed, you can still visit some of our Exhibitions - but virtually! We have Virtual Tours of the current 'Recent Arrivals – Additions to the Bushey Museum's Collection' exhibition, as well as Virtual.....Read more