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Simon Read: The Power of the Sea at the RWA
Exhibition and lecture series 5 April - 6 July 2014 Royal West of England Academy, Bristol

Simon Read work on show at The Power of the Sea exhibition

5 April - 6 July 2014
Royal West of England Academy
Queen's Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1PX
Admission: £5.00
 
Simon Read's ork is on show at the Royal West of England Academy in Bristol as part of the exhibition The Power of the Sea.
 
From the sublime spectacle of crashing waves to the vast and open expanse of the oceans, the sea has long fascinated artists in Britain. The Power of the Sea offers a multi-disciplinary approach to this fascinating subject, showcasing work by internationally-renowned contemporary artists alongside key historical works from national and regional art collections.
 

Exhibiting Contemporary Artists:

Norman Ackroyd RA • James Beale RWA• Jethro Brice • Annie Cattrell • Thomas Joshua Cooper RSA • Susan Derges • Andrew Friend • Maggi Hambling • Andrew Hardwick RWA • Gail Harvey • Sax Impey RWA • Kurt Jackson RWA • Janette Kerr PRWA • Rona Lee • Marian Leven RSA • Anne Lydiat • Will Maclean RSA • Peter Matthews • Joanna Millett • Hughie O'Donoghue RA • Michael Porter RWA • Simon Read • Terry Setch RWA • Len Tabner

The exhibition is accompanied by a fully illustrated book entitled The Power of the Sea: Making Waves in British Art 1790-2014, published by Sansom & Company.

For more information and news about accompaning events and lectures, please visit the RWA's webiste.