Object of the Month: Self-portrait Aged Seventeen, 1834

Object of the Month: Self-portrait Aged Seventeen, 1834

Posted on 16 Feb 2017, 9 a.m. by Admin

Assistant Curator Dr Cicely Robinson selects February's Object of the Month from the Watts Gallery Trust collection.

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Coming Soon: Watts 200

Coming Soon: Watts 200

Posted on 7 Feb 2017, 2:47 p.m. by Admin

Join us in 2017 as we celebrate 200 years since the birth of our founder, G F Watts.

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Remembering Mary Wondrausch (1923 - 2016)

Remembering Mary Wondrausch (1923 - 2016)

Posted on 26 Jan 2017, 4:18 p.m. by Admin

Watts Gallery - Artists' Village remembers Mary Wondrausch OBE (1923-2016), one of Britain's most respected ceramicists.

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Object of the Month: Clytie, c. 1865-69

Object of the Month: Clytie, c. 1865-69

Posted on 20 Jan 2017, 9 a.m. by Admin

Curatorial Fellow Dr Beatrice Bertram selects our first Object of the Month from the Watts Gallery Trust collection.

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An Introduction to #Watts200

An Introduction to #Watts200

Posted on 6 Jan 2017, 2:58 p.m. by Lucy Ashley

An Introduction to #Watts200 by our Director Perdita Hunt.

‘The aims of art are not different from the aims of life in general – which should be to add as much as possible to the good of the world’

G F Watts OM RA

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Remembering Giles Waterfield

Remembering Giles Waterfield

Posted on 30 Nov 2016, 10:05 a.m. by Admin

The British museum world has lost one of its most effective and well-loved advocates, as Giles Waterfield passed away on 5 November 2016.

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Perdita Hunt to step down as Director of Watts Gallery Trust

Perdita Hunt to step down as Director of Watts Gallery Trust

Posted on 23 Nov 2016, 1:46 p.m. by Admin

After 12 years years of heading up Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village we today announce that our Director, Perdita Hunt, will step down in July 2017.

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Prisoner Art Celebrates Christmas

Prisoner Art Celebrates Christmas

Posted on 7 Nov 2016, 1:52 p.m. by Admin

Charity Christmas cards, designed by female prisoners as part of The Big Issues Project, are now available in the Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village Shop.

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Inside the Studio Museum

Inside the Studio Museum

Posted on 9 Sep 2016, 9:59 a.m. by Admin

‘Inside the Studio Museum’, a new blog series from the Artist's Studio Museum Network, throws open the doors to the studio museum

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Walk, Swim and Run

Walk, Swim and Run

Posted on 17 Aug 2016, 3:39 p.m. by Admin

Perdita Hunt, Director of Watts Gallery Trust, is undertaking three challenges to raise funds for Watts Chapel, an Arts & Crafts masterpiece in urgent need of restoration.

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