Capturing our local landscapes

Times Series: One of Joy Thomson's prints

12:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Artists Joy Thomson and Kathy Foster exhibit their rural and urban landscapes at Chenies Manor's Pavilion Gallery

Could the next Portrait Artist of the Year hail from Watford?

Times Series: Frank Skinner and Joan Bakewell return to present the popular art show

12:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Calling all Watford artists! Sky Arts wants to hear from you for the 2014 Portrait Artist of the Year TV show

Naked ladies on dinosaurs and giant falcons among fantastical sculptures on display at Hatfield House

Times Series: Seedpod Fountain by David Goode

11:02am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Colin Baker and Rory Bremner have helped unveil The Great British Sculpture Show at Hatfield House

Feel the rhythms of the landscape at new exhibition

Times Series: Casares Hill

9:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Radlett artist Raina Goran holds an exhibition, Rhythms of the Landscape, at the Radlett Centre

Get a sneak peek at Herkomer's private album

Times Series: Get a sneak peek at Herkomer's private album

9:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

The private photo album of Bushey's most famous son, Hubert von Herkomer, goes on display at Bushey Museum

Artists and writers of Watford, give peace a chance

Times Series: Nominate dedicated residents in village awards

9:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Entries are needed for the 2014 Richard Harrington Literature and Art Challenge

Best of Herts' artists

Times Series: Sculpture by Arabella Nock

9:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Don't miss the Artistsmeet Open Exhibition 2014 at Watersmeet in Rickmansworth

Images of Christ

Times Series: Artist Jonathan Hutchins is currently showing a series of images depicting Christ for his exhibition, the Fourteen Stations of the Cross

10:55am Monday 31st March 2014

Artist Jonathan Hutchins is currently showing a series of images depicting Christ for his exhibition, the Fourteen Stations of the Cross.

Cassiobury Park through a lens

Times Series: Barges decked in rainbow colours

1:27pm Friday 28th March 2014

Cassiobury resident Raffi Katz on his exhibition of photos of Cassiobury Park, coming to Watford Museum

Unique artwork for your home

Times Series: Caroline Kirton, textiles

1:23pm Friday 28th March 2014

The Contemporary Interiors, Craft and Design Fair comes to Amanartis in Watford

Students' impressions of World War One

Times Series: War Stories Letters From the Front by Charles Johnston

11:58am Thursday 27th March 2014

Middlesex University illustration students host War Stories, an exhibition of work inspired by World War One, at the Poetry Cafe in Covent Garden

Celebrating the work and life of Sir Hubert von Herkomer

Times Series: Professor Herkomer as a car enthusiast by A P Ritchie

11:45am Friday 21st March 2014

Bushey Museum plans a series of events to mark the centenary of the death of Sir Hubert von Herkomer

Former West Herts College teacher shortlisted for prestigious art prize

Times Series: Laurence Wood

10:15am Friday 21st March 2014

Former West Herts College head of art, Laurence Wood, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Arte Laguna Prize

West Watford artist's work chosen for prestigious art exhibition

Times Series: HIS wisdom in the midst of turmoil

9:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Siddiqa Juma, from West Watford, has been selected for the Women's Interfaith Network exhibition, Spirit of Womanhood

To tell you the truth...

Times Series: Photograph by Alex Finch

3:54pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Three young photographers from Barnet, Southgate and Enfield hold To Tell You the Truth at The Bull Theatre in Barnet

Wat is art?

Times Series: Wat is art?

2:37pm Monday 24th February 2014

Wat Art will be at a pop-up gallery in a disused shop in Charter Place in Watford

An exhibition of work from the evening adults' art classes at Watford Girls Grammar School

Times Series: An exhibition of work from the evening adults' art classes at Watford Girls Grammar School

2:33pm Monday 24th February 2014

An exhibition of work from the evening adults' art classes at Watford Girls Grammar School

Britain from above

Times Series: Francis Lewis Wills, Jerry Shaw and Claude Friese-Greene in a DH9B biplane, July 1919 (© English Heritage. Aerofilms Collection)

12:22pm Thursday 20th February 2014

A new exhibition at the RAF Museum in Hendon celebrates the aerial photography of Aerofilms

Fused with enthusiasm for life

Times Series: Eva Edery in her studio in Edgware

4:21pm Friday 31st January 2014

Fused glass artist Eva Edery is exhibiting at the Radlett Centre

Derek Jarman: Pandemonium

Times Series: Derek Jarman looking thoughtful (PICTURE: Ray Dean)

4:15pm Friday 31st January 2014

Pandemonium is an exhibition and programme of events marking the 20th anniversary of the death of Derek Jarman

Fused with enthusiasm for life

Times Series: Eva Edery in her studio in Edgware

1:16pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Edgware fused glass artist Eva Edery is exhibiting at the Radlett Centre

The hub of the printing world

Times Series: The hub of the printing world

4:24pm Friday 24th January 2014

At one time nearly everyone living in Watford had a job connected to the print industry. Now Dr Caroline Archer has put together an exhibition – 100 Years of Printing Education. She talks to Rosy Moorhead

Your chance to invite Grayson Perry to the Freud Museum

Times Series: Your chance to invite Grayson Perry to the Freud Museum

3:46pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

Vote to bring Grayson Perry to the Freud Museum in Hampstead, for Museums at Night 2014

Capturing the beauty of buildings and towns

Times Series: Capturing the beauty of buildings and towns

12:06pm Friday 17th January 2014

Townscapes exhibition opens at Bushey Museum

"Art saved my life"

Times Series: John Costi signed up for an art therapy course while he was imprisoned, and it changed his life

3:24pm Thursday 16th January 2014

Finchley's John Costi was jailed for five counts of armed robbery - now he is one of the hottest young artists in the UK. He talks to Rosy Moorhead about making it in to the Catlin Guide 2014

A new art space in Finchley

Times Series: The Art Stables is a place for like-minded artists to hang out

3:36pm Thursday 16th January 2014

The Art Stables opens in Finchley

A new art group for all starts up in Barnet

3:38pm Thursday 16th January 2014

A new art group for all starts up in Barnet

New Acquisitions from the Watford Museum Collection

Times Series: Sign of the Times by Bill Cooper

4:17pm Friday 10th January 2014

New Acquisitions from the Watford Museum Collection

Etched memories of the Holocaust

Times Series: Four Horsemen by Jane Joseph

2:44pm Thursday 9th January 2014

London Jewish Cultural Centre hosts an exhibition of etchings for Primo Levi's seminal books on the Holocaust

Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition comes to Tring

Times Series: The flight path by Connor Stefanison

5:24pm Monday 6th January 2014

Stunning images of nature have been unveiled at the Natural History Museum in Tring

Wall to wall art in North Finchley

Times Series: Leilani Roosman - Summer-Hustle-Bustle

3:08pm Thursday 12th December 2013

Artist Ann Froomberg hopes to form an art collective in North Finchley - and its fledgling exhibition is at artsdepot

Two Middlesex University students selected for the prestigious Taylor Wessing Prize exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery

Times Series: Will Lakin with his photograph

2:57pm Thursday 12th December 2013

Two Middlesex University students selected for the prestigious Taylor Wessing Prize exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery

Malevolent mythical creatures part of Swiss artist's Hatfield exhibition

Times Series: Rebetz has exhibited across Europe

12:07pm Thursday 12th December 2013

Mythical creatures with a malevolent edge are part of a Swiss artist's exhibition at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield

Rare images from Marilyn Monroe's last photo shoot on display in Hampstead

Times Series: One of the pictures of Marilyn from the Frank Worth collection

2:54pm Thursday 5th December 2013

Rare images from Marilyn Monroe's last photo shoot are on display in Hampstead's Zebra One Gallery

Christine's farewell to the Little Gallery Tearoom

Times Series: Christine has been the woman at the helm of the tearoom for two years

10:40am Monday 2nd December 2013

After two years, Christine Clifford is saying goodbye, but the Little Gallery Tearoom at Watford Museum is set to continue for many years to come

Fighting for their human rights

Times Series: A man stands on the rubble of his former home in Kogi (Photo: Saeed Magomedov)

5:25pm Thursday 21st November 2013

Real stories of kidnap and torture are revealed in a EHRAC exhibition at the University of Middlesex, writes Laura Enfield

Pilots of the Caribbean

Times Series: World War One pilot William Robinson Clarke, from Jamaica

9:00am Thursday 31st October 2013

A new exhibition at the RAF Museum in Hendon, Pilots of the Caribbean, celebrates the contribution of black personnel in the RAF

The wizard in Toytown comes to Hemel

Times Series: An Empire of Silly Statistics... A Fake War for Public Relations, Eduardo Paolozzi, copyright the artist and DACS

11:35am Friday 18th October 2013

An exhibition of Pop Art paintings by Eduardo Paolozzi comes to the Old Town Hall in Hemel Hempstead, as part of Hayward Touring

Making instant art

Times Series: One of Angela Edwards' pieces

10:08am Friday 11th October 2013

Members of ArtWork display their work at The Paper Trail in Apsley

Artist opens new exhibition and studio space in town

Times Series: Amanartis is located in The Old Free School on George Street

10:29am Friday 11th October 2013

Amanartis is a new creative hub for Watford's artists and designers

Petra's paintings reflect her love of place

Times Series: Petra's paintings reflect her love of place

12:50pm Monday 7th October 2013

Bushey artist Petra Geggie exhibits her travel-inspired paintings at Watford Grammar School for Girls

It's a dog's life for cartoonist Rupert Fawcett

Times Series: It's a dog's life for cartoonist Rupert Fawcett

10:16am Friday 27th September 2013

Cartoonist Rupert Fawcett exhibits his Off The Leash drawings at Art You Grew Up With in Radlett

On the road to creative success

1:22pm Friday 27th September 2013

Watford's Nyalie Waterhouse-Shah will be exhibiting her unique doilies at Watford Museum's Little Gallery Tearoon, writes Sabrina Nelson

University student shortlisted for the UK’s top drawing prize

Times Series: University student shortlisted for the UK’s top drawing prize

5:08pm Thursday 26th September 2013

Middlesex University student Nanako Kawaguchi has been shortlisted for the influential Jerwood Drawing Prize

Art that is just a shot away

Times Series: Christopher Down

11:00pm Friday 20th September 2013

Six artists display their photographs of war in Current Conflicts, a new exhibition at Space2 Gallery in Watford Museum

Are you curious about art?

Times Series: Terry Mower paints the countryside.

3:20pm Sunday 8th September 2013

Curious? About art in Watford… September heralds that season in Hertfordshire again - the time for Herts Open Studios 2013.

Donate your own artwork to raise funds for centre

3:30pm Friday 6th September 2013

Paintbrushes at the ready! Artists across Hertfordshire are needed to donate a piece of their work for a fundraising drive.

A postcard from Watford

Times Series: Watford canal lock

11:00pm Friday 23rd August 2013

Tring artist Sheila de Rosa is exhibiting her solar plate etchings of historical Watford at Watford Museum

Getting under the skin

Times Series: Getting under the skin

11:55am Friday 23rd August 2013

Middlesex University graduate Laura Bissett talks to Rosy Moorhead about her collection of photographs of skin

‘I get my inspiration from whatever takes my fancy’

Times Series: Bad Call

5:10pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

North Finchley artist Bert Page presents an introspective of his work at Lauderdale House in Highgate Hill



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