'Collage' is a new exhibition which opens today at Fidra Fine Art in Gullane featuring 8 artists demonstrating their individual use of collage. This is a medium Simon has used throughout his career and one which he returns to time and again. The exhibition runs until November 21st and all images and gallery details can be found HERE
A new collection of abstract paintings opens at The Lemond Gallery in Bearsden, Glasgow on Saturday 4th September. This two person show, alongside Cecilia Cardiff, runs until Sunday 12th September.
For more details and to see the show in full click HERE
The Summer Artists and Makers Market is back at the Briggait and this time runs over two days, Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th August. Simon Laurie Print will be there selling Limited Edition Giglee Prints, as well as one off prints and cards. For more details and lists of all stall holders click HERE
The Affordable Art Fair in Battersea is back - slightly later this year - Summer instead of Spring, but back nonetheless! Panter and Hall will have several of Simon's works on show, along with many other gallery artist and some new faces. The show will be slightly different this year due to ongoing restrictions but will still be a visual feast. The show runs from Thursday 8th to Sunday 11th July and all Panter and Hall's images can be viewed HERE
For opening times and full fair details click HERE
Celebrating RSW Artists is an exhibition at the Strathearn Gallery in Crieff, which does exactly as it says on the tin. It includes many artists who have been honoured to be elected as professional members of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour, who show a variety of styles and techniques, all using water based mediums. The exhibition opens today, Saturday 29th May, and runs until 27th June 2021.
For full details and to view all the work click HERE
As galleries have now reopened to the public, there is another chance to see several pieces of Simon's work at the Mcgill Duncan Gallery in Castle Douglas in the Scottish Borders, including this painting 'Something Red No2'. The work will be on show until 14th of May. For full details click HERE
Imagined Landscape is one of two paintings which are still available and included in Fidra Fine Art's Mixed Winter Exhibition which runs until the 28th February. Although the gallery is currently closed, all work is available to view and purchase from their website, and if you happen to be out for a stroll in Gullane, the window display will give you a taster of the full exhibition. For full details click HERE
Stove 32x34inches available at www.fidrafineart.co.uk
Photo courtesy of Panter and Hall
The annual Scottish Show at Panter and Hall Gallery in London's Pall Mall is once again upon us, albeit in an online format only this time. Simon is honoured to be showing with a selection of regular gallery artists, some new discoveries and works from artists from the last century. The show opens on 26th January and runs until 12th February. All details and images can be found by clicking HERE
To view the e catalogue click HERE
Fez Head and Greek Head With Pipe, two Limited Edition Prints being sold as part of the #artistsupportpledge as instigated by @matthewburrowsstudio on instagram. Priced at £95 including postage within the UK, these prints are supplied mounted ready for framing. For full details click HERE
Limited Edition signed Giglee Prints of this new painting, Fez Head, are now available for purchase. They are 8x8.5inches and come mounted ready for framing. For full details see the Limited Edition Prints page or click HERE
The original painting will be in the Winter Exhibition at Fidra Fine Art in Gullane which opens on Saturday 5th December. To view the exhibition in full click HERE
The Mixed Winter Exhibition at Fidra Fine Art in Gullane opens on the 5th December and continues until 28th February 2021. It features work from regular gallery artists, including this piece Imagined Landscape by Simon, and many more. All details, images and opening times can be found HERE
The Winter Exhibition at the McGill Duncan Gallery in Castle Douglas opens on Saturday 14th November and runs right through December to 2nd January 2021. For full details and to view all works click HERE
The Christmas Show at The Lemond Gallery opens on Saturday 14th and has been extended until Sunday 22nd November to allow for more socially distanced viewing. For full details of opening hours and to view all the paintings click HERE
The Working From Home Collection is a new exhibition at Panter and Hall in London, featuring several of their best selling house artists, including Simon. Now that more people are working from home it seems like an ideal time to upgrade and improve your working environment. This exhibition will hopefully inspire you to start your own art collection to rival that of your employer.
Opening on 20th October it runs until 6th November. To see the exhibition in full click HERE
The Summer Show at The Lemond Gallery in Bearsden opens this evening and runs until Sunday 19th July. This mixed show has over 600 works including 'Inlet' by Simon. The gallery is open 11am to 5pm daily with full safety measures in place. For more details click HERE
To view Simon's paintings click HERE
It's Friday so it's Fish and Chips for tea! Got to have something to look forward to at the moment. This Limited Edition Giglee Print is available to purchase as part of the Artist Support Pledge instigated by artist Matthew Burrows in Instagram. For full details see the Limited Edition Print page HERE
As you can't get to the Lochside at the moment, why not take a trip to the Panter and Hall website where you can see this view from the comfort of your own home. They are still open, online only at the moment, but would be happy to see you. To view all of Simon's work at Panter and Hall gallery in London's Pall Mall click HERE
Due to the COVID - 19 pandemic, many artists have found themselves without work, gallery work, exhibitions and sales have disappeared. In an attempt to help alleviate some of this stress @matthewburrowsstudio has instigated the #artistsupportpledge on Instagram.
The concept is a simple one. Images are posted of your work, to sell for no more than £200 each and every time you reach £1000 of sales you pledge to buy another artist's work for £200.
Simon will be posting small paintings on for sale via Instagram and Giglee prints are available to purchase from this website. For more details and print images click HERE
The Affordable Art Fair in Battersea, London opens on Thursday 12th and runs until Sunday 15th March 2020. Simon will once again be showing with Panter and Hall, who can be found at stand L1, and will be including this painting 'Big Greek Table' . There is a special Charity Pirvate View on Wednesday 11th and all work and complimentary tickets can be found by clicking HERE
All opening times, ticket prices and directions to the fair are available HERE