CHELSEA ARTS CLUB CHARITY AUCTION EXHIBITION

WE ARE PLEASED TO BE CONTRIBUTING AGAIN TO THE THIS ANNUAL MEMBERS EXHIBITION AND AUCTION IN AID OF THE CHELSEA ARTS CLUB TRUST AND THE AGBI.

THE CHELSEA ARTS CLUB TRUST WAS FOUNDED IN 1990 BY ARTS CLUB MEMBERS TO ENCOURAGE ART AND DESIGN EDUCATION AND PROVIDE HELP AND SUPPORT FOR EMERGING ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS. THE TRUST PROVIDES BURSARIES, SCHOLARSHIPS, AWARDS, PRIZES AND MENTORING AND HAS BEEN INSTRUMENTAL IN KICK-STARTING SUCCESSFUL CAREERS FOR MANY TALENTED BUT CASH-STRAPPED CREATIVE INDIVIDUALS.

THE AGBI WAS FOUNDED IN 1814 BY MEMBERS OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS INCLUDING J.M.W TURNER, JOHN CONSTABLE AND JOHN SOANE; THE ARTISTS BENEVOLENT INSTITUTION EXISTS TO PROVIDE HELP FOR PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS IN NEED DUE TO ACCIDENT, ILLNESS OR OLDER AGE WHO CAN NOT WORK OR EARN.

‘BACK TO PORTRAIT’; CLUB MEMBERS PURCHASE A STANDARD CANVAS AND CAN SUBMIT ANY INTERPRETATION OF THE CHOSEN THEME USING ANY MEDIUM. THE RESULTS ARE ALWAYS ASTONISHING AND ASTOUNDING! THE AUCTION OPENS ON JULY 28TH AND CLOSES ON SEPTEMBER 3RD 2021.

Image: ‘PORTRAIT OF A YEAR’ by THE DnA FACTORY MRSS.