Art at A la Ronde

10:48 30 August 2012

Art exhibition at A La Ronde Exmouth

Art exhibition at A La Ronde Exmouth

Archant

an art exhibition takes place at The National Trust’s A la Ronde house in Exmouth from Thursday, August 23, till Wednesday, September 5.

The house is open from 11am to 5pm every day during that period.

Originally from the Piemonte region of Italy, Mariangela has lived in East Devon for over 30 years. Having always been interested in art, painting and exhibiting, she achieved her lifelong ambition when she studied for a degree in Art and Art History at Plymouth University, graduating in 1995.

She followed this with an M.Phil, specialising in twentieth century painting.

Her solo exhibition of recent work, Time Past and Time Present, takes place at the National Trust’s A la Ronde and Mariangela told the Journal: “The warm and intimate atmosphere of the gallery at A la Ronde is well-suited to my works. I’m fascinated by the way old familiar objects and places can be revisited and reinterpreted after time has passed.”

Her paintings are inspired by images from memories of her life, originally in Italy and, more recently, here in Devon.

The warm colours of Italy celebrate the architectural spaces of its Renaissance piazze or its narrow, winding streets, whilst here in Devon, her work has been deeply influenced by the effect of the changing seasons on the lush landscape.

She has exhibited in Italy and in the UK both in solo and group shows.

Other Entertainment Stories

15:00
Recreations (Sam Duckworth, formerly Get Cape...). Photo: Alice Corner

Sam Duckworth is back… and with a bang!

Read more
07:00
Natasha Rowe from Exmouth, paid a visit to the Exmouth Fairtrade stall in the Magnolia shopping centre on Saturday, March 10 and had a go at making smoothies on the special smoothie making bike. Dawn Andrews, Peter Brain and Tim Dumper were on hand to offer out free smoothies to those willing to pedal for them. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exe 7305-10-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

In town there’s Exmouth Ceramic Group’s fun day (11am-4pm at 2-4 Meeting Street), while at the ‘rec ground there’s the circus jamboree from noon plus music from Foxwillow (1.30pm), O’Marleys (2.45pm), The Summertides (6.30pm), Souled (7.45pm) and soul/reggae singer Zuri Aura (9pm).

Read more
Yesterday, 18:30
The new Exmouth Land Train took to the streets. Ref exe 1215-33-14SH Picture: Simon Horn

The Exmouth Festival organiser is recommending that festival visitors should park at the Maer Road car park (£6 all day) and take a return trip on the land train to the special stop for the Imperial ‘rec ground (located between stops 6 and 7).

Read more
Yesterday, 11:00
Kim Devereux. Photo: Bid Jones,

Exmouth Festival events are taking place throughout the town, including Exmouth Library.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:49
The pompom field in the gardens outside Dray Court on Exmouth's Rolle Road is part of Exmouth's Art Trail, Photo: Paul Strange.

There’s an extraordinary sight on Exmouth’s Rolle Road for the next few days.

Read more
Thu, 18:30
Throwing a pot at the Exmouth Ceramic Group's workshop in Meeting Street.

It’s not just music at this year’s Exmouth Festival.

Read more
Thu, 18:30

Axminster and District Choral Society will be joining the town’s festivities in honour of the Queen’s 90th birthday.

Read more
Thu, 11:41
Le Navet Bete entertain the crowds in the Manor Gardens at the Exmouth Festival over the weekend. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 7577-22-13SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on MyPhotos24.

The Exmouth Festival is go!

Read more
Wed, 18:31
Sidmouth Steppers at Powderham Castle. Picutre: Kyle Baker.

Sidmouth Steppers were made very welcome recently at Powderham Castle, where they danced in the courtyard under blue skies and against a fantastic backdrop.

Read more
Wed, 18:30
Jon Dyer and Alfie Gidley

Exmouth Folk Club is holding a free concert at the Manor Hotel on The Beacon at 8pm on Tuesday, May 31.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 13°C

Most Read Entertainment

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications