artist news

August 2019
Sock Gallery Summer Open 2019 - Reet chuffed that 'Don't get distracted by insects and birds' has been selected. Exhibition runs from 3rd August to 31st August 2019.

February - March  2019
Free to enter prize draw on Facebook for a portrait of your choice   Prize draw now closed

February 2019
First Gallery sale. Bob's House sold on the very last day of the Leicester Open 29 Exhibition. 

December 2018
Open 29 Exhibition @ New Walk Museum and Art Gallery. 15th December 2018 to 2nd February 2019.
Delighted that 'Bob's House' was selected for exhibition as part of Open 29.

October 2018
3D picture now on display at the Grey Lady Kitchen and Deli in Newtown Linford

March 2018
Today: Barrow on Soar. Tomorrow: The World. See Exhibitions and Publications to enlarge picture and text]


January 2018
Free Internet Original Art Draw on Facebook [Stewart Pawley - Art & Illustration] and Instagram [stewartpawley1] to promote my JustGiving Page in support of Rainbows Hospice [Stewart's Painting/Rainbows] Prize draw now closed

October 2016
Loogabarooga Illustration Festival. Storytelling of the draft version of 'Olian' by author Gary Place + Audience artwork challenge. Saturday 22nd October, Loughborough Town Hall Market Place. 

October / November 2015
2 Internet Original Art Raffle on Facebook -  [Stewart Pawley - Art & Illustration] In aid of Rainbows Hospice. Raffle now closed

Sunday 25th October 2015
Loogabarooga Illustration Festival. My writing partner Gary Place and I introduced the world to Olian and his friends and his search for confidence. Insight into the development of the characters, the worlds they inhabit and the story so far. Sunday 25th Oct - Festival Den, Queens Park Loughborough. 

November 2014
Latest pictures for Rainbows. All designed for the newly decorated bedrooms

October 2014
Saturday October 11th
The Heart of Art Exhibition and Art Sale
LOROS Hospice, Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QE

Exhibition of paintings, prints, photographs and sculptures donated by local artists with proceeds from all sales going to LOROS.

The exhibition also featured amazing art by LOROS patients.

February 2014
Completion of the batch of 6 paintings for Rainbows Hospice in Loughborough started back in October 2012 [Originally scheduled to take around 18 month]

August 2013
This picture [Our home] donated to the Birstall Village Youth Cafe. 

January to July 2013
Art for Change Gallery. Malcolm Arcade, Leicester City Centre. 

October 2012
Work started on a new batch of 6 paintings for Rainbows Hospice with materials very kindly provided by the Edith Murphy Foundation [Massive thanks to them!!]. The picture below is called 'Elephant Conga' and was designed for the corridor leading to the Hydrotherapy Pool.

September 2012 
Secret Postcard Exhibition: 5th to the 17th of September 2012 
Pedestrian Gallery, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RE

February 2012
After donating a couple of pictures to Rainbows Children's Hospice in Loughborough in December 2011 I was delighted to be asked if I could create some more artwork to decorate the Doctors consulting room (below) and the alternative therapy room. An existing grant provide the paint and 4 large canvas panels.

November 2011
2 illustrations selected by Resurgence Magazine for their November 2011 issue.

June 2011 to May 2012
'WindowsOn' Leicester -  Sumo Bar, Braunstone Gate, Leicester
Out door exhibition organised by Seahorse Creative Hullabaloo [SCH]. Images created by 14 selected Artists displayed in the courtyard of this local music venue. Proceeds from the opening event went to SCH who's main aim remains to raise funds for local organisations supporting those living with MS.

June 2011 to January 2012
Art for Change Gallery. Malcolm Arcade, Leicester City Centre.

February 2011
Art for Change Gallery. Malcolm Arcade, Leicester City Centre. 4th February to 3rd March 2011.

May 2010
Picture for auction 'Can anyone else smell lunch?'
NHS Auction event / Charity Ball - Location: Leicester Hilton Hotel. Date: Saturday 29th May 2010. 

April 2010
Finalist in the Leicester Artisan Festival Art Competition with '3 Metres of Teal Silk coming right up!"

Dec 2009
Completed a commission for the Stockholm Offices of the Cibes Lift Group. The commission covered 10 landscape pictures including all original paintings for: The main entrance lobby, 2 conference rooms and executive offices.
[Pictures and listing by kind permission of the Cibes Lift Group] 

Summer 2008
First commission via website