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The Scottish Colourists – GI 19 753 (Online)

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6 October 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm BST

Tutor: Ronnie Ireland D.A. (Drawing and Painting; Glasgow School of Art) B.A. (Hons) Open University

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Date: 6 October 2020
Time:
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Length of Course:
1 Tuesday
Cost:
£17.10 – £20.55
Reference Code:
GI 19 753

Overview

The Scottish Colourists – Fergusson, Peploe, Hunter and Cadell, made their name in the 1920s and 30s. They built on Scotland’s traditional direct ties with contemporary French art, specifically Impressionism and Fauvism, and the traditional bold Scottish landscape tradition. This talk traces their influences and development, following their individual paths as they progressed through their careers.sc

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The Scottish Colourists

Francis Cadell. Interior, The Orange Blind, c. 1914. Oil on Canvas. 111.8 x 86.4 cm. Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

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Ronnie Ireland

www.ronnieirelandart.com

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Ronnie’s life has always revolved around art and music. He has drawn and painted all his life and made music (mainly singing; from opera through to rock and jazz) during much of it.

He was born and educated in Glasgow, then moved to Edinburgh where he taught art and ran a company, organising and playing music. Ronnie moved to the south of England in 2011, realising he needed a fresh start and new challenges in a new place.

The regular art classes which Ronnie now runs are very important to him. They aim to encourage artists to develop their own ideas and voice, and he finds it exciting and gratifying working with the artists as they progress. He feels it is the most difficult, but also the most rewarding part of art. Ronnie also gives regular talks, demonstrations and workshops on many aspects of art and creativity to art societies, educational institutions and the corporate world.

His own art centres around the idea of identity and how it manifests in many different ways from the theatrical to the everyday.    

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