Lot 397 - Rachel Arif - Himalayan Poppies
Lot 397 - Rachel Arif - Himalayan Poppies
Lot 397 - Rachel Arif - Himalayan Poppies

Lot 397 - Rachel Arif - Himalayan Poppies

Oil on Paper

2022

A6 (15x10cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

Rachel is a Lancashire-born artist, known for her energetic seascape paintings as well as her landscape and figurative works. She is a member of the The Manchester Academy of Fine Art.  

Her weather filled seascapes, portray the relationship between the land, sea and the forces of nature, closely mirroring the way in which the land and weather can shape our emotions, hopes and aspirations as human beings. Her work is textured, magnetic and atmospheric. 

 

Education 

 

Early studies in Manchester, Art History then predominantly self taught. 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

2022 Summer Exhibition at Thompsons Gallery Aldeburgh 

2022 Two works selected for The Royal Society of British Artists Annual Exhibition 

2022 Two works selected for The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 

2021 Exhibition at OXO London for Sketch for Survival initiative 

2021 Two works donated to Sketch for Survival auction 

2021 “All The Best” group exhibition with MAFA at Dean Clough  

2021 Two paintings selected for The ING Discerning Eye Exhibition  

2021 Selected as associate member of MAFA (Manchester Academy of Fine Arts) 

2021 Restless Coast Exhibition at Gallery East Woodbridge 

2021 RBA (Royal Society of British Artists) Two Selected Works Mall Galleries 

2021 Three artist exhibition “Land, Sea and Sky at John Noott Gallery Cotswolds 

2020/2021 Winter Exhibition at M1 Fine Art  

2020 Christmas Exhibition at Wykeham Gallery  

2020 The Autumn Hampshire Art Fair at Nadia Waterfield Fine Art 

2020 Rye Art Gallery Turner Inspired 

2020 Rye Art Gallery Seascapes  

2020 Wyekham Gallery Summer Exhibition  

2020 Thompsons Marylebone Summer Landscapes 

2020 M1 Fine Art Landscape Exhibition 

2020 M1 Fine Art Virtual Summer Exhibition 

2020 Mall Galleries Curators Choice Online Exhibition  

2020 M1 Fine Art Women in Art Spring Exhibition 

2020 RBA (Royal Society of British Artists) Selected Works Mall Galleries 

2019 Cambridge Contemporary Summer Show 

2018 RBA (Royal Society of British Artists) Selected Works Mall Galleries 

2018 Solo Exhibition at The Gallery Snape Maltings 

2018 Talented Art Fair, Old Truman Brewery 

2017 Art in Mind Exhibition, Brick Lane, London 

Gallery Representation 

The Pastel Society Mall Galleries and The Pastel Society online 

The RBA Exhibition Mall Galleries and the RBA online 

ING Discerning Eye Mall Galleries and ING Online 

Kairos Collective 

Manchester Academy of Fine Art Website 

Puckhaber Decorative Antiques (Fulham and Rye) 

Gallery East Woodbridge 

Nadia Waterfield Fine Art 

Mall Galleries Buy Art Online 

M1 Fine Art Gallery Soho 

M1 Fine Art Gallery Greenwich 

Thompsons Gallery Marylebone/Aldeburgh 

The Gallery Snape Maltings 

Rye Art Gallery 

John Nootts Gallery 

Wykeham Gallery 

ING Discerning Eye 2020 Exhibition (online) 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork   

 

I’ve decided to include three figurative works this year. Mainly know to be a sea/landscape artist. I’m enjoying going back to my roots of drawing, sketching and playing around with floral and figure. 
 

 

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