Artwork of the Month

Artwork of the Month - April 2016
White and White, 1967, Oil on canvas, 182.6 x 122.2 cm / 72 x 48 in, Private collection Read More

Events

Being Modern: Kettle’s Yard at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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8 April – 31 December 2016: Works by artists, including William Scott, who sought to make a new art responding to the modern world are brought together in this second display from Kettle’s Yard.

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The Humble Vessel

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29 April - 24 July 2016: Throughout history, artists have looked to boats and the sea as subject matter, sometimes romantically. The Humble Vessel features a newly commissioned film work by Pakistani artist Fazal Rizvi, shown alongside both contemporary and historic works from the British Council Collection, such as William Scott's Cornish Harbour, 1951 and The New Art Gallery Walsall's collections.

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News

David Bowie: the man who bought the art world

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19 January 2016: The late David Bowie wasn’t just a phenomenal musician; he was also an art buff with an impressive collection of modern British art, says Colin Gleadell in The Daily Telegraph, including several works by William Scott

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Mary Scott

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8 March 2016: Artist, sculptor, muse, mother, wife. Mary Scott (nee Lucas) trained at the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Academy Schools, where she met her future husband the painter William Scott.

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