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Boats in the Beach at Las Negras

Another sketch of small boats on the beach in my village, Las Negras. This is the iconic view of the village with the black, volcanic headland, Cerro Negro, in the background. 192 more words

Exhibition: Madrid Realists

Madrid Realists

Museo Thyssen Bornemisza, Madrid,
9 February – 22 May 2016 — EXTENDED TO 29 MAY 2016

Shows the work of a group of modern and contemporary realist painters and sculptors, who have worked in Madrid since the 1950s. 46 more words

Spanish Art

Joan Miró, Frankfurt


Joan Miró: Painting Walls, Painting Worlds

Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt

26 February – 12 June 2016

A little known aspect of Miró’s oeuvre: Approximately 50 large-format works.


Exhibition: Sorolla, Madrid

Sorolla tierra adentro

Museo Sorolla, Madrid
9 February – 5 June 2016

Final month of an exhibition reuniting 35 landscape paintings belonging to the Sorolla Museum. 36 more words


The Coast from Cala del Carnaje

Cala del Carnaje is a wild, stony cove between El Playazo and La Isleta in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata, Almeria. A contrast from my previous painting depicting the tranquility of sheltered San Pedro further up the coast.  177 more words

Cala de San Pedro

San Pedro is an isolated cove which can only be reached by a cliff footpath from my village, Las Negras or by boat. The colours of the Mediterranean are fabulous here in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata, Almeria, Southern Spain and the aloe vera, cactii and trees behind the beach provide foreground interest and add colour. 151 more words