Exhibition is hung

One wall

Digby has just finished hanging my paintings in the Hotel Cala Grande, Las Negras http://www.calagrande.es/. The exhibition is in the conference room opposite the restaurant and next to the bar. It is a bright open space and Digby has brought back a few photos to show me what he has done. I will visit myself tomorrow morning.

Another angle

Please visit the exhibition if you are in the area. It will run until the 16th. January.

A few oils

I hope to achieve some sales as the watercolours have been expensively framed by an excellent framer in Almeria. I am also exhibiting a few small oils and prints of my watercolours will be available.

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About Margaret Merry

I grew up in Falmouth, Cornwall, England where, after leaving Falmouth High School, I spent a year at Falmouth School of Art. Then followed three years at Hornsey College of Art in London where I obtained a Diploma in Art and Design. I then spent a post-graduate year at the West of England College of Art in Bristol where I gained an Art Teacher?s Diploma and a Certificate in Education of the University of Bristol. I lived and worked in Truro for over 30 years and became one of Cornwall's most popular artists. My paintings have been exhibited in New York, Tokyo, Paris and London and have been bought by collectors from all over the world. I have published 4 books which became local bestsellers - 'The Natural History of a Westcountry City', 'Margaret Merry's Cornish Garden Sketchbook', 'Sea & Sail' and 'Tidal Reaches'. In 2002 I moved to Spain and now live in the little coastal village of Las Negras in the heart of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata. I now get my inspiration from the dramatic scenery of Andalucia and its old cities, towns and villages which I usually capture in watercolour. I also enjoy figurative art, particularly nudes and dancers. For these paintings I use artists' soft pastels. I have written and illustrated 3 children's books - The Wise Old Boar, The Lonely Digger and The Adventure of Princess The Pony - which have been published in the USA.
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One Response to Exhibition is hung

  1. Angela Bell says:

    Wish I could see it,I love the chairs and the noras and the shepherdess!

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