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To anyone who owns any of the series ‘ Impossible Interiors ‘

Occasionally the canvas slackens a little in a warmer environment.  If you find that this occurs with your piece, it is easily rectified by putting hot water on the back of the canvas,  which tightens it up again.

Brian Ord – Val Close.

Recent Activity

‘Paint Pulse Magazine’ Page Feature on the work of Brian Ord

Issue 2 – May 2015                               

‘Impossible Interiors’

Objects & Interiors – Lacy Contemporary Art, London, January 2015

Brian Ord – Paintings & Sculpture

Newcastle Art Centre   – 2015

ArtGemini Prize 2015

2015 Finalists’ Exhibition 22 – 26 September 2015 at the Menier Gallery, London.
Affordable Art Fair , Singapore, November 2015.

‘Home Comforts’  Brian Ord & Val Close – Painting & Sculpture     Lacey Contemporary Gallery, Clarendon Cross, London,  December ,2015

‘Sweet Dreams of Contentment’ – Brian Ord, Val Close, Pete Scott.    Customs House, Tyne & Wear, June/ July 2016

( Arts Council Award )

Shortlisted for Marchionni Prize 2016,   June 11th – 30th, 2016,   MAGMMA Museum, Villacrido, Sardinia, Italy .

Art Gemini Prize – Asia House, London, September 2016

The Discerning Eye – Mall Galleries, London, November , 2016

House & Hotel – Lacey Contemporary Gallery, London, November,2016

The Annex Collection Acquisition Award – Shortlisted Artist (April 2017)

 Featured artists  A5 Magazine  Tel Aviv, Israel, June 2017.

November 2nd, 2017,  ‘Disponere’, 5th Base Gallery, London

Featured Artist ‘Murze Magazine’, Issue 5, April 2019.
 ‘Walk of Art’, ARTBOX.PROJECT Zurich, SWISSARTEXPO, August 2019
Arts Depot Open 2019, Apthorpe Gallery, London, July/ August 2019

There is an article about me in the current edition of LandEscape Art Magazine. Here are the links

& also to the whole magazine

https:LandEscape Art Review · 18 hrs · We are pleased to announce that the second volume of new special edition of LandEscape Art Review is finally out. We are particularly proud to introduce our readers to the production of the nine artists that has been selected:• Suzanne Gibbs (USA)• Warwick Samuel (United Kingdom)• Laura Ahola-Young (USA)…• Brian Ord (United Kingdom)• Kayla Hunnicutt (USA)• Dana Taylor (Israel)• Andrii Chernovil (Qatar) • Julia Hadrich (USA)• Margarida Naves (Portugal) We would like to acknowledge all the hard work done by our incredible independent curators and their unique eye on Contemporary Art scene. You will find the article on www.brianordartist/

I  have a piece in the Exhibition ‘Reverie’, at Espacio Gallery, 159 Bethnal Green Rd, ( off Brick Lane ) London E27DG. Tuesday 25th February – Sunday 1st March. 2020

‘Reflections’ 2019 – Digital Print, Oil Paint & Resin, on Canvas, from Collage – 100 x 88cms

I am very pleased that my artwork’The New Normal’ is now part of the online exhibition – IMPACT
Theme: The impacts of Covid 19 around the world, on families, society, health care and beliefs. 50% of my work’s sale will be donated between the two charities Coronavirus Appeal and Shout.

I have an artwork shortlisted for the Chaiya Art Awards, Oxo Gallery, Oxo Tower, London, May ,  2021

The piece in the Oxo Gallery is – ‘Shelter in the time of Storms’ 2018, Digital Print, Oil Paint & Resin, on Canvas, from Collage

‘The virus that came to tea’ Online Exhibition, March 2021 –

 I will be featured in the forthcoming Virtual Art Fair – Prize Exhibition 01 May – 28 August 2021

Interview with Refresh Arts Awards – May 2021 –

Featured in  – The Artists Story – First Edition – Artiste Culture – May/ june  2021 – 20 International Artists

Emerging & Mid Career Artists from 15 Countries.

’Sonora Exhibition’ ( Sound & Visuals ), November 18th – December 18th, 2021,  Echo Studio, Rue Pelotas 400, Vila Mariana, Sao Paulo, Brazil

‘Interlude Exhibition’ 30th July – 13th August 2022, Espaco Ira Rebella, R. Il Sogno Di Anarello,88. Sao Paulo , Brazil

Quality Art Foundation, Group Exhibition, August 25th – 29th, 2022. 340 Kings Rd, Chelsea, London SW3 5UR

QAF, Hidden Talent Arts Award Finalists Exhibition, Prizewinner, September 1st – 5th, 2022. 340 Kings Rd, Chelsea, SW3 5UR

UK -Japan Artists Group Exhibition, Design Festa Gallery, 3 Chrome-20-18, Jingumae, Shibuya City, Tokyo150-0001, Japan.

24th May – 30th May 2023,

Art Gemini Prize 2023 – Zari Gallery, 73 Newman St, London, 20th September – 28th September 2023.

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The Annex Collection Acquisition Award – Shortlisted Artist (April 2017)

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