Welcome to the Porthminster Gallery, St Ives for Modern and Contemporary St Ives and British Art

  • PRIZED  TIM ANDREWS LUCY COYNE

    PRIZED

    TIM ANDREWS                                                                                 LUCY COYNE

  • PRIZED  HELEN FEILER TADAMI HIROTA

    PRIZED

    HELEN FEILER                                                                                  TADAMI HIROTA

  • PRIZED  ROBERTA HOPKINS CHARLOTTE JONES

    PRIZED

    ROBERTA HOPKINS                                                                          CHARLOTTE JONES

  • PRIZED  ELINOR LAMOND POPPY MITCHELL

    PRIZED

    ELINOR LAMOND                                                                             POPPY MITCHELL

  • PRIZED  KAREN YVONNE STOTT GEOFFREY SWINDELL

    PRIZED

    KAREN YVONNE STOTT                                                                    GEOFFREY SWINDELL

  • PRIZED  SASHA WARDELL STACEY WEST

    PRIZED

    SASHA WARDELL                                                                             STACEY WEST

  • CORNUCOPIA  NICK BODIMEADE ANGELA CHARLES

    CORNUCOPIA

    NICK BODIMEADE                                                                          ANGELA CHARLES

  • CORNUCOPIA  MASAKO TOBITA ERIN WARD

    CORNUCOPIA

    MASAKO TOBITA                                                                             ERIN WARD

  • CORNUCOPIA  VINCENT WILSON MARGARET LOVELL

    CORNUCOPIA

    VINCENT WILSON                                                                           MARGARET LOVELL

  • CORNUCOPIA  CERAMICIST IN THE SPOTLIGHT: CRAIG UNDERHILL
  • COLLECT | MODERN ST IVES + BRITISH ART  RED LEAF AND TOWER (1963) LANDSCAPE RED (1962)  PETER LANYON ALEXANDER MACKENZIE

    COLLECT | MODERN ST IVES + BRITISH ART

    RED LEAF AND TOWER (1963)                                 LANDSCAPE RED (1962)  

    PETER LANYON                                                       ALEXANDER MACKENZIE

  • COLLECT | MODERN ST IVES + BRITISH ART  UNTITLED GOUACHE (1974) JUG AND LANDSCAPE AT KYNANCE (1994)  ROGER HILTON BRYAN INGHAM

    COLLECT | MODERN ST IVES + BRITISH ART

    UNTITLED GOUACHE (1974)                                        JUG AND LANDSCAPE AT KYNANCE (1994)

    ROGER HILTON                                                          BRYAN INGHAM

NEW EXHIBITION:
PRIZED 25 NOV 2017 – 6 JAN 2018

The award-winning Porthminster Gallery in St Ives celebrates the festive season with a sparkling showcase of highly-prized and desirable new ceramic and jewellery creations by specially selected guest and gallery artists:

Tim ANDREWS: Priceless new raku fired works by the acclaimed Devon based studio potter.

Lucy COYNE: Unique contemporary handmade silver jewellery by this artist new to the gallery.

Helen FEILER: Silver jewellery inspired by Hepworth's sculptures, and featured at TATE Modern.

Tadami HIROTA 'Shino': Exquisite handbuilt and thrown museum-quality ceramics rarely seen outside of Japan.

Roberta HOPKINS: Handmade silver jewellery with semi-precious gemstones and ancient treasures.

Charlotte JONES: 'Stratas' of clay and oxides give colour and texture to coast inspired handbuilt pots.

Elinor LAMOND: Ingeniously linked handmade ceramic beads create unique and eye-catching jewellery.

Poppy MITCHELL: Precious metals with the flash of semi-precious stones in this emerging jeweller's work.

Karen Yvonne STOTT: Beautifully crafted silver and bronze creations by recently graduated silversmith.

Geoffrey SWINDELL: Exquisite porcelain creations by this internationally acclaimed ceramicist.

Sasha WARDELL: Beautiful handmade translucent bone china faceted vessels and lights.

Stacey WEST: Handcrafted contemporary jewellery inspired by the rugged Cornish coastline.

 

CORNUCOPIA 9 SEPT 2017 – 6 JAN 2018 

The award-winning Porthminster Gallery celebrates the rich autumnal bounty of original art with its latest curated selling show in St Ives. A ‘cornucopia’ of delights – a visual feast – awaits the collector and non-collector alike, with the works of seven mature leading lights in their fields:

Painters: Nick Bodimeade, Angela Charles, Masako Tobita, Erin Ward, Vincent Wilson.

Ceramicist in the Spotlight: Craig Underhill.

Sculptures by Margaret Lovell.
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 to view the artists showing.

 

COLLECT: MODERN ST IVES + BRITISH ART ONGOING

A changing display of collectable art for sale by TATE St Ives and British 20th Century masters, including:

Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, Trevor Bell, Peter Blake, Sandra Blow, Michael Canney, Lynn Chadwick, Maurice Cockrill, Alan Davie, Terry Frost, Joan Gilchrest, Barbara Hepworth, Patrick Heron, Roger Hilton, David Hockney, Howard Hodgkin, Bryan Ingham, Albert Irvin, Peter Lanyon, Bernard Leach, Margaret Lovell, Alexander Mackenzie, Denis Mitchell, Henry Moore, Ben Nicholson, Breon O'Casey, Victor Pasmore, Bryan Pearce, William Scott, Alfred Wallis, John Wells, Fred Yates.

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PREVIOUS EXHIBITIONS: 

 

ST IVES SUMMER SHOW 10: EIGHT ARTISTS 17 JUNE – 3 SEPT 2017

Our tenth annual summer exhibition is a richly diverse showcase of expressive and sometimes surprising works by eight artists, all of whom are inspired by St Ives and Cornwall.
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CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURAL CERAMICS 29 JULY – 3 SEPT 2017

This beautifully crafted show celebrates the excellence and innovative skills and techniques of contemporary British ceramicists working to create sculptural ‘fine art’ forms. Featured artists include: Carina Ciscato, Peter Hayes, Regina Heinz, Charlotte Jones, Sun Kim, Antonia Salmon, Craig Underhill and Keith Varney.
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COAST 10: EIGHT ARTISTS AND THE SEA 13 MAY – 10 JUNE 2017

Our tenth coastal-themed exhibition 'COAST 10', celebrates the wonderful Cornish coastline through the eyes of four established painters, and four master ceramicists. 

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