The Gallery 286 website was launched in September 2016 and is being regularly updated with new information, images and remade pages from the previous site.
Forthcoming, current and recent exhibitions are featured on our homepage but here you can access new and updated pages directly.
Our new exhibition Real/Virtual will open in April. It includes holograms from the 1970s-2000s, selected from the Jonathan Ross Collection by Sydney Koke.
Images, artist details and introduction texts are available on the new exhibition page.
A new exhibition of works celebrating actress Fenella Fielding will open at Gallery 286 in November. Images of work and comments from the curators – here.
Details about our new exhibitions by artists Claudia Clare and Frances Aviva Blane are now available. Explore their ceramics and paintings here.
A new exhibition, Shimmering Space, with work by Jessica Biggs and Daniel Shadbolt will open on June 7th. Details and images of work can be found here.
Details of our new exhibition by Ioana Pioaru have just been added to the site. View images of work and biographic details here.
Our new exhibition Light & Line made up of work by Shelly Bancroft & Eleanor Ekserdjian will open on 11th November. More details about the artists and their work are available here.
Details of our new group exhibition, All Kinds of Naughty have just been included with images of work and dates.
More details can be found here.
We are delighted to announce that we will be reopening on July 20th. Come along to view Anne Russell’s exhibition Wild Rewild Repeat.
More details about open days and the Finissage can be found here.
Images of recent work by Andrew Ryder have been added to his page. They include pieces from 2019-2021.
A Tribute to Duggie Fields
Jonathan Ross writes about his friend and long time resident of Earl’s Court Duggie Fields.
Installation views and images of work from the Cool Holograms have been added to the site.
A new page for Anne Russell’s exhibitions of painting, which will take place in March, has just been added to the site. More details here.
2 new exhibitions to launch our 2020 season.
Details of Cool holograms and Micro Hayhem have been announced. Vist each of the exhibition pages here:
A very Happy New Year!
Information about new exhibitions will start to appear here shortly.
The now famous annual Christmas show is in preparation and a new page has been added with a list of participating artists and images of their work.
Two new exhibitions have been announced. Visit the artists’ pages for a preview of their work – Minna Stevens and Claudia Clare
We have just added background details for the new exhibition Travels with my Friend.
We just added more images of work by Jennifer Binnie for the new exhibition Travels with my Friend, which opens on 8th October.
After the summer we return with an exhibition of works by Jennifer Binnie and Andrew Logan. Take a look at some of the pieces which will be on display.
50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing a new exhibition will open on Tuesday 16th July. Images and information here.
Information about James Bland’s new exhibition of paintings is now available.
Jennie Sharman-Cox will be presenting The Solace of Objects and Graham Ward will present ‘Fisterra’
Two artists are exhibiting in April and details of there work is now online. Roy Amiss & Colin McCallum
For our first exhibition in
The Gallery 286 Christmas Show will be taking place again this December and a new page about the exhibition has been added to the site. Take a look at the exhibiting artists and view examples of their work.
Roy Osborne MA will be showing painting which explore the illusions of space, during November. A new page has just been added for Roy with background details about his work and images of some of the painting which will be on show.
In October, Carolyn Gowdy will be showing work in her new exhibition at Gallery 286. Images and information about her work can be seen in her new page.
Melissa Kime will be showing new work in September Images of her paintings, and information about her work, can now be seen on her new exhibition page.
Daniel Shadbolt & Jessica Biggs will ber exhibiting at Gallery 286 in a new show, Landscapes & Interiors, which opens on 10th May. Details of the exhibiton, and images of work by each artist, are available here: Daniel Shadbolt & Jessica Biggs.
The Unsupported Mark – Drawing with Holography is a guest curated exhibition which brings together 20 artists who have been working with the medium of creative holography for almost 40 years. It explores the use of marks and lines, off the surface, and gives an insight into the development of the medium by artists drawn from the Jonathan Ross Holography Collection.
We have added information and images about Andrew Ryder’s new exhibition Ancient Gods – Light & Colour including exhibition dates, private views and open days.
Matt Gee’s exhibition, Lustre, will open in February. More details and images of some of his work here. We have also added a link to installation views of the Gallery 286 Christmas Show.
The annual Gallery 286 Christmas Show is ready to view with a wide selection of work from artists who have previously exhibited at the gallery as well as some spectacular guests. Take a look here. The show opens on 12th December.
Installation views of Liza Read’s exhibition, To Hell and Back, as well as Jim Webb’s garden laser installation, are availalbe on Liza’s exhibition page, or you can use this direct link.
We have just launched a new section on the site – the Gallery 286 ‘Shop’. You will find it at the top of the page in the main menu or, if you are viewing on a mobile device, in the ‘three line hamburger menu at the top right of the screen. Our first item there is the Heavenly Twins book, published to coincide with The Lake Twins most recent exhibition at the Gallery.
The new exhibition to Hell and Back by Liza Read has just been announced. Visit her page for images and information about the work.
Details of our next two exhibitions are now on the site with information about, and images from, both artists: Libby Lawrie and Sophy Dury.
We have updated the new Lake Twins page with images and information about their new exhibitions which opens on September 5th.
The Lake Twins will be showing at Gallery 286 during July and images of their work have just been added to the site. More will follow during the summer.
New exhibitions by Claudia Clare and Minna Stevens have been announced and there is now a new page for each artist and the work they will be showing,
As we continue to remake some of the older pages so that they display using the same design as that used on this new site, we have just uploaded all of the exhibition pages for 2014. Select the 2014 tab to view each of them and use the links to visit each artist page. You can also go directly to the most recent exhibition by a particular artists by selecting their name from the Artist Page.
Installation views of Aphra Shemza & Delfin Ortiz‘s exhibition have been included on their page.
Images and information about Illuminating Geometry by Aphra Shemza & Delfin Ortiz are now included on the site.
Details of Man with a Holo Camera – Patrick Boyd’s new exhibition have been added.
Information about our next exhibition of paintings and drawings by Wilma Johnson, has just been announced.
The first exhibition for 2017 has been announced and we have a full list of all of the other exhibitions during the year.
Happy New Year! We have added links, on our homepage, to all of our 2016 exhibitions for you to explore.
Take a look at the installation views of our Christmas show.
Our homepage now features the spectacular Gallery 286 Christmas show and we have updated our list of 2016 exhibitions.
The Gallery 286 Christmas show has just been announced – take a look at the exhibiting artists.
Links to our November exhibitions have been added for Ferha Farooqui and Claudia Clare.
A link to installation views of Mark Fry’s current exhibition has been added to his page.
We added a new portrait of Camilla Shivarg to her page.
New exhibition pages have been added for forthcoming shows by Ferha Farooqui and Claudia Clare.
We have also added detailed gallery plans for both our upper and lower galleries.
The new site was launched with information about the next exhibition by Mark Fry and details of previous exhibitions from 2016 and 2015.
We also added a link to Mark’s exhibition catalogue, which you can view online or download.