Updates from my Art World VIII (November 2016)

Icon films Mall Galleries Open Studio Heatherleys ROI Sketches on Public transport The One Show Vienna

 1.Sketching on Public Transport

2. 4 works exhibited at The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Exhibition

Summer Shadows, South Bank, 16" x 12", Oil on Board

Summer Shadows, Duke of York Square, 16" x 12", Oil on Board

SOFAP painting day out, 8" x 10", Oil on Board

ROI painting day out, 8" x 10", Oil on Board

3. I taught the at The Open Studio at Heatherleys

Diana was the model and she wore a very...

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My paintings at the Royal Institute of Oil Painters Exhibition 2014

Adebanji Alade Edinburgh Mall Galleries Marylebone oil oil on board oil on canvas ROI Sloane Square Soho Urban Landscape Urban Shadow Highlights Works for Sale

It's that time of the year again! The Annual Exhibition of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters is currently on and will run from the 10th of December to the 21st of December at the Mall Galleries, London.

This year I am really pleased to have had four paintings selected for the show.

All my paintings this year focus on the effect of light in urban spaces. I decided to explore the mystery of shadows...

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My Favourites at The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2014

Adebanji Alade charcoal figurative Mall Galleries oil portraits Royal Society of Portrait Painters RP watercolour

The ROYAL SOCIETY OF PORTRAIT PAINTERS ANNUAL EXHIBITION opened a few weeks ago and I really enjoyed the exhibition as usual. I have always mentioned in my reviews that the exhibition is an education and if you are into figurative art or portraiture or you just love seeing paintings of people-GO THERE! (Mall Galleries, London) It's a revelation!

The selection committee are all top professionals and...

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Highlights of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters Open painting Evening (Long Overdue)

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I can't believe I haven't posted anything this year !!!!

This post is long overdue, I just had to finish off a big illustration project, before I could get my head around blogging. Now it's complete, I'm back on track and ready to go in  2014.

This all happened last year, so I can't remember much but I have a lot of pictures that speak louder than anything I can say, hope you enjoy!

Stay tuned to...

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Highlights of The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhbition (Winsor & Newton Young Artists/Under 35yrs)

exhibition london Mall Galleries oil Oil painting ROI winsor and newton

This is another review of the ROI Annual Exhibition at The Mall Galleries, which is a bit late this year as the exhibition closes today! But for for those of you who couldn't make it and for those of you far far away...this is post highlights few of the paintings in the Under 35 category that got my attention.

They are young painters with so much potential and I know when I say young, some people...

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