Turner – Watercolours from the West - coming in 2015

13 March – 10 May 2015 (extended to 11 May 2015), Friends’ Gallery, The Wilson

An intimate touring show of eight works by JMW Turner. The watercolours span Turner’s career from student days to mature style, and include views of Bath, Bristol and the surrounding area. Presented by the Frameworks partnership.

Accompanying workshop
Adult watercolour painting workshop
11 April 2015 | 10am - 4pm | £40
Be inspired by the Turner Watercolours display and create your own watercolour artwork. Learn techniques, brushstrokes and tips to kick start your artistic practice.

Accompanying talk
Art and Travel in Turner's Time
9 May 2015 | 1pm | £7
Join expert Dr Jenny Gaschke to learn about the intricacies of art and travel in Turner's time.


Cooks Folly, Clifton with a view of the River Severn JMW Turner.

Cooks Folly, clifton with a view of the River Severn. JMW Turner.

Frameworks partnership    

Open Monday – Wednesday / Friday – Saturday 9.30am – 5.15pm. Thursday 9.30am – 7.45pm. Sunday 11am – 4pm.
(Closed on 25 & 26 December, 1 January and Easter Sunday)

Admission free

THE WILSON
Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum
Clarence Street
Cheltenham
GL50 3JT
Tel: 01242 237431
www.thewilson.org.uk