Fenscapes features contrasting approaches by artists inspired by the local landscape. From wanting to evoke aerial views to immersion in the grassland, from representation of specific views to the folklore of the fens.
© Roz Howling
About the Artists:
Lizzie Ault creates work inspired by the fenland folklore, wildlife and history. She’s based in Ely. Her ‘Tiddy Munn’ etching is based on a folk tale of the same name. ‘He is a small spirit that lives in watery places and looked after people of the fens.
See also linktr.ee/talesfromthefen and Instagram @talesfromthefen
© Lizzie Ault
Stuart Green lives and works in Ely. His paintings make bold use of colour and line to create a sense of place, grounded by shifting the horizon-lines up to focus on the landscape itself.
See also stuartgreen.uk and Instagram @stuartagreen
© Stuart Green
Roz Howling is based in Newmarket. Her latest prints developed from drawings made both on site and from photographs blend monotype, relief and intaglio techniques to create one-off artworks that resonate with colour and movement.
See also rozhowlingfineart.co.uk and Instagram @rozhowlingfineart
© Roz Howling
Hatty Richmond Dakin lives and works in Cambridge where she creates paintings about people and places. Her featured oil paintings have been made using grasses gathered from the fens as brushes and incorporated into the surface.
See also richmond-dakin.com and Instagram @richmonddakinart
© Hatty Richmond Dakin
Exhibition duration: Saturday 22 July – Thursday 31 August 2023
For other enquiries please contact HAG@huntingdonartgallery.com
Huntingdon Art Gallery, Cambs Lock, 1 St Marys St, Huntingdon, PE29 3PE