Happy New YearJanuary 2020
2020 is here and the start of a new decade. What better way to celebrate than by purchasing a stunning picture. We have this beautiful Lillias Blackie picture on display in our gallery. Lillias Blackie is a Scottish artist specialising in landscape oil paintings rich with texture and light.
Merry Christmas!December 2019
We would like to wish all our customers a very merry Christmas and happy new year.
Please note that South Gate Gallery will be closed from 3pm on Saturday 21st December and will reopen at 10am on Thursday 2nd January.
Jiri Ptacek - original acrylic on canvas 'Dawlish Warren'
Christmas is coming ...November 2019
‘Christmas is coming and the goose is getting fat’ so the rhyme goes! Well, perhaps a goose may not be on your Christmas list but a beautiful piece of art might be. Why not pop into South Gate Gallery in South St, Exeter and choose the perfect present for that special person and make Christmas 2019 extra special.
Tamsin Evans - limited edition hand embellished giclee 'Red Revolution'
New pictures from Mark LomanOctober 2019
Local artist, Mark Loman, recently popped into our gallery to deliver some of his latest original oil paintings and to update our selection of his limited edition prints which have been very popular.
His delightful pictures can be viewed in our gallery at 64 South Street, Exeter or on this website by selecting 'Mark Loman' under 'Browse by Artist' at the top of this page.
Original oil on board 'Orcombe Point, Exmouth'
Latest pictures from Jayne FarleighSeptember 2019
From recently winning the Douglas Dart Trophy at the Topsham Summer Art Exhibition, Jayne Farleigh has delivered to us two of her latest paintings for framing. We are delighted that Jayne has chosen frames from our extensive range for her beautiful pictures. Her latest pictures are 'Along the Jetty' and ‘Light on the Jetty’ and can be viewed with a selection of her other paintings in our gallery and on this website by selecting 'Jayne Farleigh' under 'Browse by Artist' at the top of the page.
'Along the Jetty' original acrylic on board by Jayne Farleigh
Andrew JohnsonAugust 2019
Andrew Johnson is very talented local artist and we are pleased to have a selection of his latest pictures on display in South Gate Gallery. He paints in both watercolour and oils. Andrew can often be seen around Devon and Dorset painting en plein air enabling him to ‘capture’ the moment.
What better way to bring back memories of a brilliant summer than with this stunning painting of Chesil Beach.
Why not ‘pop in’ to our gallery in South Street, Exeter where we have this beautiful painting and several more of Andrew's original paintings on display.
Sculptures by Shaun GaggJuly 2019
We have recently taken delivery of some beautiful welded coin sculptures by the talented artist Shaun Gagg. Inspired by the landscape artist Andy Goldsworthy, Shaun continually pushes the boundary with his sculptures many of which are life-size or larger. His recent pieces have been made using coins, nails or keys.
This colour changing egg lamp is on display in our gallery and can be viewed on our website by selecting 'Shaun Gagg' under 'Browse by Artist'
William Oxer FRSAJune 2019
William is a talented artist who specialises in painting portraits and regularly exhibits in London and sells abroad. With this in mind we are delighted that he chooses South Gate Gallery to frame his work. William has also provided us with a selection of his recent pieces for display in our gallery. Next time you are in Exeter why not pop in and view these beautiful paintings.
Original oil on canvas entitled "Rhapsody"
New artist - Mandi Baykaa-MurrayMay 2019
We are really pleased to have some very special art works from Mandi Baykaa-Murray on display in our gallery. Mandi is inspired by the natural world and is gaining a reputation nationally and internationally for her stunning ‘feather paintings’. She was a finalist in the 2014 David Shepherd Wildlife Artist of the Year exhibition. South Gate Gallery is the only gallery in the South West of England to have Mandi’s incredible art for sale. Why not pop in and see these amazing pieces. You can also see her paintings on this website by selecting "Mandi Baykaa-Murray" under "Browse by Artist"
"Barn Owl" original painting on a goose feather
The Lost Words – Dandelion – artist Jackie MorrisApril 2019
We are very pleased to have such a lovely picture in our gallery. The Lost Words is a very special illustrated collection of spell-poems to re-wild the language of children. The Lost Words is a unique collaborative project between award-winning author Robert Macfarlane, and acclaimed artist and author Jackie Morris. It stands against the disappearance of wild childhood. It is a joyful celebration of nature words and the natural world they invoke.
Signed by both author Robert Macfarlane and illustrator Jackie Morris, Dandelion is printed on 315gsm 100% cotton rag archival paper and is priced at £450. It has been framed by us and is ready to hang. Other pictures from the Lost Words collection are available. Please contact us for details.
Spring SaleMarch 2019
Well its nearly Spring. Good time for a sale we think. So for a limited period only we are discounting selected items of artwork by 20%. Why not pop in to our gallery at 64 South Street, Exeter and grab a bargain.
This framed limited edition print "Small Holding" by Anna Pugh is one of the pictures we have in the sale at £440, reduced from £550.
Pictures by Dale BowenFebruary 2019
Dale Bowen has painted a delightful series of marine scenes. We have this original acrylic painting entitled "South Coast Dreamer" on display in our gallery. It is 74cm by 74cm (including the frame) and on sale at £708.
A selection of other marine scenes by Dale Bowen can be seen by choosing Dale Bowen - Marine Scenes under Browse by Artist. These pictures are very popular, if you would like to purchase one just give us a call.
So the festive season is upon us and Christmas is fast approaching. Finding that special present can be quite tricky. Here at South Gate Gallery we have a selection of pictures and bronzes and we are sure you can find that perfect gift for your loved ones. Why not come and visit us in our gallery at 64 South Street, Exeter
Limited edition bronze sculpture “Singing Robin” by Steve Langford. For details of this and other bronze statues select “Unique Bronze” under “Browse by Artist”
Autumn SaleOctober 2018
For a limited period only we are discounting selected items of artwork by 30%.
The sale includes original artwork and limited edition giclee prints, framed and unframed. Sale items are on display in our gallery at 64 South Street, Exeter.
This framed limited edition print "Venice, Sunlight on the Water" by Cecil Rice has been reduced by 30% from £550 to £385. Please call us or pop into the gallery if you wish to purchase this item.
New pictures by Jennie TaylorOctober 2018
We were delighted to receive a visit from Jennie Taylor yesterday. Jennie brought in several new original pictures painted while on holiday, inspired by the flora and fauna of East Devon.
We also have some of Jennie's new limited edition prints.
These pictures are available to view in our gallery and can be seen by selecting "Jennie Taylor" under "Browse by Artist"
Original mixed media on canvas "Wandering Pheasant"
Bronze StatuesSeptember 2018
We have recently taken delivery of a selection of bronze statues. These beautiful pieces have been created by some of the UK's most talented sculptors. The statues have been hot cast in high grade solid bronze in a professional British foundry using the lost-wax method to produce exceptional quality. Each bronze is beautifully hand decorated and finished by British Artists using the traditional method of patination.
Each bronze comes complete with a hand made black presentation box, embossed in silver and lined with felt making them ideal Christmas presents.
Limited edition bronze puffin by Steve Boss. To see details of this and the other beautiful bronzes select "Unique Bronze" under "Browse by Artist"
New pictures by Jayne FarleighAugust 2018
Jayne Farleigh has recently expanded her repertoire by painting several atmospheric pictures where filtered sunlight is reflected on the subject. These pictures are on display in our gallery together with a selection of her landscapes, seascapes and beautifully detailed animal pictures.
To view Jayne's pictures on our website just select Jayne Farleigh under Browse by Artist
Original acrylic on board ‘A Sense of Light’
New artist - Lexi ChambersJuly 2018
We are delighted to have recently received several pictures by talented young artist Lexi Chambers. Lexi uses pastels to produce fantastic pictures of animals, losing herself for hours in the details of fur and feathers putting her heart into the image to bring out the soul of the creature.
We love her artwork and have framed three of her pictures which are on display in our gallery. Others are in our browser and can be framed to your requirements. You can view her pictures on this website by selecting Lexi Chambers under Browse by Artist. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do.
This is one of her framed pictures "Nowhere Left"
Richard BriggsJune 2018
We were delighted that Richard Briggs popped into our gallery recently to deliver several original watercolours painted from Exeter Cathedral Green.
These pictures are available to view in our gallery in South Street, Exeter and on this website by selecting 'Richard Briggs' under 'Browse by Artist'.
We have just framed this picture 'Saturday Afternoon, Exeter'.
Tamsin EvansMay 2018
We are pleased to have taken delivery of new artwork by Tamsin Evans. Her pictures are on display in our gallery and also available to purchase from our website.
Tamsin Evans is a Torquay born artist who is self-taught and has developed her painting style over many years. Her elaborate style has been honed through years of painting motorcycle tanks and fairings. Tamsin has branched out experimenting with high-colour abstract metal formations with the intricate beauty of nature.
Tamsin’s new series of hand embellished, signed limited edition prints have captured the essence of her metal work and translated it on paper. The bold colours of nature have inspired her vivid colour pallet in this brilliant new collection.
"Lemon Buzz", hand embelished limited edition giclee
So at last we have some warm sunny weather. How about a bright picture to enhance your room. This picture by John Horsewell reflects the beautiful blue skys we are seeing at the moment and is available in our gallery for £595.
We have several other original paintings by this talented artist available to order, just select "John Horsewell" under "Browse by Artist" to view them.
John Horsewell - original acrylic on board "Rested"
SPRING SALEApril 2018
For a limited period only we are discounting all framing and selected items of artwork by 20%.
The sale includes original artwork and limited edition giclee prints, framed and unframed which are on display in our gallery at 64 South Street, Exeter.
This framed limited edition print "Garden Guest" by Kate Wyatt is one of the pictures we have in the sale at £124.80, reduced from £156.
New artist - Jennie TaylorMarch 2018
We are delighted to have taken delivery of a selection of original pictures painted by Jennie Taylor.
Jennie is a Devon based artist inspired by the magical richness of nature, the English coast and countryside. Her lively and colourful paintings depict a passion for exploring 'wild places', gardens, hedgerows and rock pools. She combines observations of flora, fauna, land, sea and sky; with the aim of portraying joyful personal interpretations of country life with whimsical charm.
Jennie's pictures are on display in our gallery and can be viewed on our website by selecting Jennie Taylor under Browse by Artist.
Kris CooperFebruary 2018
We are pleased to have several Kris Cooper pictures on display in our gallery and urge anyone with a keen interest in local art to pop in to view. Kris has a talent for telling a story in graphite drawings with subtle light and dark shadows as a backdrop. His subjects are highlighted using a strong colour in collage enabling a three-dimensional affect encouraging the viewers into the story.
His pictures are also included on our website and can be viewed by selecting Kris Cooper under “Browse by Artist”
Christmas is coming!November 2017
At Christmas a beautiful picture would make a lasting gift for that special person. We have pictures for all tastes and budgets in our gallery at 64 South Street, Exeter and many more available on this website.
We have several amazing original pictures by Janet Rogers depicting trees and the countryside. Janet uses mixed media and highly specialised techniques with many of her paintings overlaid with gold or silver leaf in the final stage. She has exhibited at the Royal Academy and has had solo shows in America and France.
To view the Janet Rogers' pictures we have for sale please select Janet Rogers under "Browse by Artist"
Andrew JohnsonSeptember 2017
We are currently profiling talented local artist, Andrew Johnson. Andrew is inspired by the beauty of our local landscapes and coastline and can often be seen painting en plein air which provides an immediacy to his art. He produces both watercolour and oil paintings several of which are on display in the gallery and available to view on our website – select Andrew Johnson under “Browse by Artist”
Andrew is also a keen architecture artist and has produced several pictures of Exeter Cathedral and its environs. This example of his work depicts the Royal Clarence Hotel on the Cathedral green, prior to the tragic fire earlier this year.
Paintings by William OxerJuly 2017
We are delighted that William Oxer chooses South Gate Gallery to frame his beautiful paintings. We recently framed this stunning canvas “An Evening Romance”.
This work and several other paintings by this internationally acclaimed artist are on display and available to purchase in our gallery.
They can also be viewed on our website by selecting William Oxer under Browse by Artist.
New artist Jayne FarleighJuly 2017
We are excited to have recently taken on several of Jayne Farleigh’s original paintings and a selection of limited edition prints. They are on display in the gallery now, so why not pop in and view Jayne’s work.
Jayne is a local artist who specialises in wildlife art and is a member of the Wildlife Art Society International.
If you would like to view Jayne’s work on our website then please select Jayne under Browse by Artist.
Original acrylic on board 'Under the Waves'.
Spring saleFebruary 2017
For a limited period only we are discounting selected items of artwork by 20%. These are on display in our gallery. Why not pop into South Gate Gallery and pick up one of the beautiful pictures we have for sale. This includes artwork by local artists William Oxer and Andrew Johnson.
Janet Rogers picturesSeptember 2016
We are pleased to have taken delivery of several new Janet Rogers' original pictures. There are available to view in our gallery and on this website. We have two framed originals and other pictures that can be framed to your requirements. We look forward to seeing you at the gallery.