Terence Gilbert - Internationally Acclaimed Portraitist Joins the Equestrian Art Team
Equestrian Art are pleased and proud to announce the addition to the EAL line-up of Terence Gilbert, an internationally famous portrait painter, who has had the honour and pleasure of painting many of the world's most famous celebrities including royalty, sporting, music and film icons.
Alasdair Banks Maintains His International Appeal
The equestrian paintings of Alasdair Banks can now be found on all five continents. Recent sales of his works by Equestrian Art Ltd include an eventing painting to Hong Kong, racing paintings to New Zealand, South Africa and the US and polo paintings to Australia. Alasdair's highly expressionist pastels and oils are achieving global appeal.
Vineta Sayer Watercolour Auctioned for Demelza Charity Fund Raiser
A watercolour titled 'Horseplay' by Vineta Sayer was donated by the artist and Equestrian Art Ltd to leading childrens hospice charity Demelza and auctioned at their Cirque Demelza charity Ball in London in September. The painting raised over £1000 on the evening.
Revenues up 35 per cent on Previous Year
Equestrian Art Ltd has reported record revenues for FY2012/13 up 35 per cent from the previous year. John Thorley, Director of EAL, commented, ' The performance was due to a number of factors including the investment in new exhibition venues by the company and an increasing demand for original contemporary artworks from our artists which has resulted in higher prices and appreciating values.'
New Member Joins the Blue Rider Gallery team at York
Equestrian Art Ltd is pleased to announce a new addition to its team at its Blue Rider Gallery at York Racecourse. Charlotte Wilkinson, who lives in York, will be in charge of the gallery for some of the remaining meetings at the course including the up-coming John Smith's July meeting.
Equestrian Art Virtuoso in the News
Mike Heslop, one of Equestrian Art Ltd 'stable' of artists, found himself featured in the national newspress last week. His painting of Ben Hogan in perfect pose on the 18th tee in the final round of the US Open at Merion almost 60 years ago was published in last week's Sunday Times to co-incide with this year's US Open Golf Championship.
Largest Exhibition to date at Polo in the Park, Hurlingham
EAL will be exhibiting at this year's Mint Polo in the Park at Hurlingham, London from Friday 7th June to Sunday 9th June inclusive. Our stand is the largest to date and is situated opposite the Pommery Champagne bar and garden. We look forward to seeing you again there this year.
Seeing Double down to Vodka Time at Newmarket
For the second year running EAL sponsored The equestrianartuk.com Conditions Stakes on the opening day of the season at the Newmarket Craven meeting. The race was won by Vodka Time ridden by Tom Queally, the jockey of Frankel. Tom won the same race in 2012 and commented that he was happy to be making it a habit.