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#iwm2020 Internatiuonal Watercolour Masters. Watercolor Masters come to England. The must see art exhibition of 2020.

#IWM2020 Tickets on sale now

Tickets are on sale now for the International Watercolour Masters Exhibition. The show will feature over 120 stunning contemporary masterpieces. 39 of the world's elite watercolor Masters. Dates for your diary May 5 to May 15 2020 at Lilleshall Hall Shropshire England. Daily demonstrations and lectures,

HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL INVITATIONAL 2019

A great honour to be invited by Curators Calvin Li and Fanny Wong of the Hong Kong Art Square, and the HeArt Touch Charity, to exhibit in the inaugural Hong Kong International Invitational Exhibition. The show will be staged in the Main Exhibition Gallery of the

David Poxon Live @IWM2020

David Live Demo IWM2020 David will give a live demonstration from the main stage of the IWM2020 Exhibition Arena at the International Watercolour Masters Exhibition. IWM Organisers have set a limited audience capacity in the interests of visitor comfort - tickets on first come first served

Master Elite Award Monza

David Poxon is  presented with 2 awards while in Monza Aquarelle expo Italy. The Master Jury Award, and the Malaysia Elite Award. David said ; 'Thanks Jansen Chow and the Malaysia Bienniale team for presenting me with these Awards, truly a great honour' While in Monza David did

MONZA AQUARELLO FESTIVAL 2019

David has been invited to exhibit in the prestigious Monza Aquarello Festival 2019 which takes place in May. He will be doing a live demonstration in the elegant Theatro Sala Maddalena at 11.00 am on the 4th of May.

SIDMOUTH DEVON UK 3 day Workshop

David will run a 3 day pure watercolour workshop in the beautiful seaside town of Sidmouth Devon UK. Dates are June 12/13/14 2019. Information and bookings email to ; Info@eastdevonart.co.uk  By phone call Cathy Osbond 01395-516284 The workshop is being staged by East Devon Arts who have their

David 3 day Workshop Cambridge UK NOW BOOKING

David will run a 3 day workshop on 9/10/11 August 2020 in Cambridge UK. The workshop is being organised by Vanda Massey NOW BOOKING LAST FEW PLACES phone ; 07771 653960 or email ; vandy@vandymassey.com The workshop is being held in the beautiful village of Whittlesford Cambridgeshire

David Poxon RI selected for Albania Biennial 2019

  David Poxon selected for Albania Biennial Jury.   David has been chosen as the representative for England on the Albania Biennial 2019 Exhibition jury. The exhibition will be staged in the Tirana National Museum. Albania Biennial runs from 20th to 30th September 2019. David will serve on the

Taicang China Museum 2019

David is exhibiting in the Invitational Reinterpretation Watercolor Exhibition at Taicang Museum China. The expo is curated by KyLoh and the Shanghai Chuanggi Culture Communication Comapany. Here is a photo of the opening ceremony, Davids painting is one of his Venice series, 'Someone like You'

Malaysia Bienniale Award

David has been awarded the Elite Award at the Malaysia Biennale which is showing in November in Kuala Lumpa. His painting 'John's Yard' is a large format pure watercolour which depicts an agricultural repair facility near his home in Shropshire England.        

Kuala Lumpur Calling…

David Poxon RI has  been selected as an Awards Juror for the 1st International Watercolour Biennale in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. The exhibition runs from 20th December to 23 December 2018. Additionally David will exhibit in Malaysia as an Invited International Master in the International Contemporary

Watercolour Heart & Soul

Watercolour Heart & Soul , David Poxon's beautifully lavish 190 page book with over 150 full colour plates is now available from the following outlets  The SAA, Amazon, Diverti Bookstore France, Mall Galleries London Book Shop, Weston Park Granary Gallery,  or direct from David @

Weston Park England David Workshops Update

David Will run several watercolour workshops at historic Weston Park during the International Watercolour Masters Exhibition. Here is the workshop latest news. Info and reservations Email Tara ; tarmacgreen@yahoo.co.uk 4th May one Day workshop pure watercolour foundation course ; NOW BOOKING Limited places remain ! 16/17/18 May 3

International Watercolour Masters

   J.M.W.Turner 'Tipton & Dudley' by kind permission of Dudley MBC for International Watercolour Masters 2018 P R E S S   R E L E A S E J.M.W.Turner, David Cox, Walter Langley RI, George Sandby & other English Master artists of the 18th & 19th Centuries took

Shanghai China Art Museum 2017

Shanghai Art Museum International Exhibition in honour of Xiden Chen. In good company with Alvaro Castagnet and Liu Yue ! Opening was broadcast live on TV. Speech on behalf of the International Artists..Press call, and autograph signing.  Turning Chinese !  

China Silk Road International Festival 2017

Honoured to be invited as a guest International Watercolour Master to exhibit 2 pure water colour paintings in this world renowned exhibition. Organised by the Ministry of Culture PRC Shaanxi Province, and Shaanxi Provincial Peoples Government. The expo runs September 7 to 21 2017. Venue

RI 205th Exhibition 2017

 The RI , Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours 205th exhibition at the Mall Galleries London. Very proud to be an elected member of this historic institution. The home of British watercolour since 1831. Featured image 'Love and Betrayal' one of David's 4 pure watercolours

REIMS 2017 EXPOSITION /STAGE / DEMONSTRATION

29th September -8th October 2017. Reims France. David Poxon RI will be exhibiting 20 new paintings, doing a demonstration , and running a 2 day pure watercolour workshop. (Bezzanne Workshop is already sold out) Tickets can be purchased from Aquarelle Reims Envenement for the demonstration.

Albania Tirana National Museum 2017

National Museum Tirana , Albania. Representing the UK at the second International Biennale 2017. Artists from 85 countries will participate in this important International Water colour event. Representing the UK David Poxon RI and Aimee Birnbaum RI.. Painting ; 'All our Days', pure water colour.

Jimo City China

Honoured to be one of 20 International W/C Artists chosen by the Curator Zhou Tianya to be in this prestigious exhibition in China. David Poxon RI ,NWS, John Yardley RI , Shirley Trevena RI, Bob Rudd RI have also been selected by the Chinese Curatorial

Wolverhampton Art Gallery.

The Junction Festival is organizing the Festival of Contemporary Arts and staging exhibitions in two venues. Wolverhampton City Art Gallery, and also the Asylum Gallery. The expo opens 25th June, and closes 23rd July. Delighted to have been selected for this show, exhibiting 'All Pain

San Diego SDWS Gallery 2016

Delighted to have been selected by Juror Mark Mehaffey and Event Director Roberta Dyer for  inclusion in the prestigious SDWS 36th  International Watercolor Exhibition in San Diego USA. The exhibition runs fro October 1st to October 3oth 2016. More details on Events Exhibitions page. Honoured to

Hay on Wye Lion St Gallery

David is exhibiting at the Lion St Gallery, Hay on Wye, UK from 29th April 2016 and throughout the International Hay on Wye Literature Festival. Also at the Lion Gallery sister venue at Erwood Station. Painting is 'Days Like These' pure watercolour -at the Lion St

Festival Aquarelle du Perche

Exhibiting 8 paintings 24 April to 2nd May in France at the Festival Aquarelle du Perche. Venues for the exposition include Thiron Gardais, a la Grange aux Dimes, and also La Loupe, au Chateau. Please note, Exhibing only, David will not be running a stage

Paris Medaille D’Honneur 2016 !

A wonderful night in Paris at the Exhibition Salon Alizarine De Hay Les Roses opening. Very proud to be awarded this amazing bronze medal 'Medaille d'honneur' ! Congratulations and mercie thanks to the organizer Mr Alain Page and the Exhibition team Alizarine in De La

David Poxon at Signet Gallery

David is exhibiting at Signet Contemporary Art ,Kings Rd, Chelsea , London, from 6th to 28th Feb 2016. David will be in the gallery for the official preview and to meet visitors and viewers  on Saturday 13th Feb from 2pm.

RI 2016 Jury of Selection

A great honour  to be chosen to be on the selection jury for the 2016 Royal Institute Exhibition. The RI 2016 Jury consists of David Poxon RI, Andy Wood PRI, Lillias August RI, Naomi Tydeman RI, Chris Forsey RI, Anne McCormack RI, and David Parfitt

Curators Award Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Honoured to report that 'Car in a Wood' has been awarded the Curators Prize at the Wolverhampton City Art Gallery. The painting is part of a group exposition of the Wolverhampton Society of Artists (WSA) which has a long and highly respected heritage. The exhibition

NWS Los Angeles USA

Great honour to be invited by the National Watercolor Society of the USA to jury their 2015 International exhibition alongside fellow jurors Judy Betts and Soon Warren in September in Los Angeles USA. Pictured with David in Longbeach LA are Ken Goldman, President NWS, and

Art de’ Aquarelle Magazine Feature

Major Feature article in L' Art de Aquarelle magazine issue 26. Working methods and philosopy discussion with fellow watercolour artists and friends Janine Gallizia, Mark Mehaffey, and Chieng Chung Wie. Art de Aquarelle web www.lartdelaquarelle.com/

Shenzhen Biennial 2015

Very honoured that 'Van in a Wood' is selected for the Shenzhen Watercolour Biennial 2015. 3779 entries worldwide from 72 countries and now the final 233 of which 118 will be Chinese exhibitors. Thanks to Zhou Tianya for organising such a significant watercolour competition. Thanks

David Poxon RI exhibition Italy Aosta Valley

David Poxon RI is exhibiting in Aosta Valley Italy from 31st July 2015 to 25th October 2015 in a group show with International artists Janine Gallizia, (France) Pasqualino Fracasso, (Italy) Ali Abbas Syed, (Pakistan) Jeannie Mcguire, (USA) Stanislaw Zoladz, (Sweden) Chien Chung- Wei (China).  David