Exhibitions

Recent Exhibitions

Royal West of England Academy (RWA) Bristol 166th Annual Open Exhibition, 2018

Art on a Postcard Secret Auction, London and online. This two-week event ended November 15 and raised over £80,000 for research into Hepatitis C. Both of Dick's works were purchased during the auction.

Mottisfont Open 2018 Mottisfont Abbey, near Romsey, Hants. Ended November 11

Dick had a solo show from Wednesday 17 October, in Shaftesbury --- Dick Hewitson: Objects in the Dorset Landscape
Shaftesbury Arts Centre, 13 Bell Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8AR. Wednesday 17 - Tuesday 23 October 2018.

This show included recent works looking at Dorset WW2 coastal defences, specifically pillboxes, lookouts and Dragons' Teeth, together with landscapes and abstracts.

St Ives, Porthmear Studios, Spot The Artist, Charity Sale, St Ives September Festival 2018

The Summer Exhibition 2018, Royal Society of Arts (RA), London

DAW 2018 (Dick's recent Dorset Art Weeks exhibition at his home / studio, venue 124.

Wet Paint - Dorset Visual Arts exhibition at the Allsop Gallery, Bridport Arts Centre. May 2018

Bath Society of Artists 113th Annual Open Exhibition 2018, 24 March - 12 May.
Victoria Gallery, Bridge Street, Bath, BA2 4AT

The St Barbe Open Exhibition 2018 - Friday February 23 to Sunday April 15, St Barbe Museum, Lymington.

Dick exhibited in a Creative Coverage exhibition, with five other artists from Devon, Cornwall and Dorset, in the ground floor gallery space at Bridport Arts Centre, during December and January.. 12 of Dick's works in this show were more abstract pieces on 12" wood panels.

 

Dick exhibited two works in 'Inside Dorset', Gallery Upstairs Open 2017, The Gallery Upstairs, Upton Country Park, Poole. December 2 - 19 2017.

RWA (Royal West of England Academy) 165th Annual Open Exhibition 2017
RWA Bristol: October 1 - December 3

St Ives, Porthmear Studios, Spot The Artist, Charity Sale, St Ives September Festival 2017

Dorchester Arts Open 2017, Duke's Gallery, Copper St, Dorchester DT1 1GA. July 2017

Black Swan Arts Open 2016, Black Swan Arts, 2 Bridge Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1BB. Fri 21 October to Sat 19 November.

DIck was awarded a 'Highly Commended' by the judges for his work in this prestigious show.
The Black Swan Arts website says of this exhibition: "Each year we attract some of the best contemporary artists and artworks regionally and nationally. This year our invited panel of judges are esteemed artists and individuals within the arts industry:"
More information is given on the Black Swan Arts website.



Solo Exhibitions 2014 - 2018

DAW 2018: Dick held a successful solo show at his home / studio (venue 124) in Dorset Art Weeks 2018.

DAW 2016: Dick held a successful solo show at his home / studio in Dorset Art Weeks 2016.

Blandford Town Museum - June 2015 - 'Artist of the month'.

Dorset Arts Weeks 2014, solo show.

 

Two-artist exhibition Metamorphosis 2015

November 2015 Honiton exhibition Metamorphosis (Dick Hewitson & Devon-based artist Maisie Parker)

Metamorphosis was held at the wonderful exhibition space of the new Woodhayes Gallery, Luppitt, Honiton, Devon.

Photos and other news from the Metamorphosis exhibition can be seen here.

 

Three-man show 'addelphi' Exhibition in Poole, Dorset, 2014.

Dick exhibited in this three-man show, as part of the exhibiting group addelphi - Three Poole Painters. (27 November- 8 December 2014), with Arnold Cox and David Westhead. The Gallery Upstairs, Upton Country Park.

 

Open Exhibitions (and other exhibitions requiring selection) 2011-18

Summer Exhibition 2018, Royal Society of Arts (RA), London, June 12 to August 19

Bath Society of Artists 113th Annual Open Exhibition 2018, Victoria Gallery, Bath.

The St Barbe Open Exhibition 2018 .
The St Barbe Museum + Art gallery, New Street, Lymington, Hampshire SO41 9BH.

'Inside Dorset', Gallery Upstairs Open 2017, The Gallery Upstairs, Upton Country Park, Poole. 2017.

RWA (Royal West of England Academy) 165th Annual Open Exhibition 2017
RWA Bristol

Dorchester Arts Open 2017, Duke's Gallery, Copper St, Dorchester, DT1 1GA. July.

Black Swan Arts Open 2016, Black Swan Arts, 2 Bridge Street, Frome, Somerset BA11 1BB. Fri 21 October to Sat 19 November.

Mottisfont Open Exhibition, Mottisfont Abbey, Nr Romsey, Hants. October 1 - November 13

Summer Exhibition 2016, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 13 June - 21 August 2016

Boundaries 2, L'Artishe Gallery, Swanage. July 2016

Dorset Visual Arts Interrogating* Projects exhibition at the Fine Foundation Gallery, Durlston Country Park, 11 May - 16 June 2016
*(Interrogating Landscapes, the Figure and Materials)

'100 Cubed' Open Exhibition at L'Artishe Gallery, Swanage. March and April 2016.

Planet Art / Peacock Open (Poole) December 2015

RWA (Royal West of England Academy, Bristol) 163rd Annual Open Exhibition 2015

New Visions V Annual Open Exhibition at The Grant Bradley Gallery, Bristol.    June 6th - August 1st 2015

Dorchester Open 2015     May 2015    Dorchester Arts Centre

RWA (Royal West of England Academy, Bristol) 162nd Annual Open Exhibition 2014

Poole Open at Poole Museum, March to May 2014

PEDAS / Gallery Upstairs Open Exhibition Autumn 2013

Exhibitions with Bournemouth Arts Club / Southern Contemporaries 2013 -2016

DVA Dorset Art Fair Open Exhibition June 2013

L’Artishe Gallery Drawing Open Exhibition March/April 2013

Town Mill Open Exhibition, Lyme Regis, August 2012.

‘Kimmeridge’ Open Exhibition, L’Artishe Gallery Swanage, July /August 2012

‘Harbour 21’ Exhibition at Grant Bradley Gallery Bristol, June 2012.

‘Edges’ Open Exhibition PEDAS / Peacock Gallery Dec. 2011 / Jan 2012.


Painting samples