The Summer Open Exhibition
Browse the 2017 selected works and click on an individual image for a larger view and to scroll through at your own pace.
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The SEA Summer Open Exhibition took place at the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art, Palace House, Newmarket, Suffolk – the ‘home of sporting art’. The exhibition coincides with Europe’s Premier Midsummer Sale at Tattersalls and The Moët & Chandon July Festival at Newmarket Racecourse.
#SummerExhibition Prize Draw
Barry Peckham ROI RSMA HSEA kindly donated his 10×12 inch Oil ‘Pony in Oakley Wood, New Forest’ (below) as the prize.
The main awards are presented at Horse in Art but three awards were made at the Summer Exhibition:
- The Best in Show Award – About the award…
£500 first prize generously supported by the Society of Equestrian Artists awarded to Elizabeth Moriarty for ‘Trotting’. Highly Commended: Guy Allen – ‘Horse Study – Blue’
- The Banstead Manor Stud Best Sporting Picture Award – About the award…
£175 plus a day at the races and Banstead Manor Stud as a special guest of Juddmonte Farms for the best sporting picture. Awarded to Sally Martin SEA for ‘The Fellowship of Mud’. Highly Commended: Jane Braithwaite ASEA – ‘Athlete’. Shortlisted: Glynis Mills HSEA – ‘Taghrooda’ and Brian West – ‘Longfellow – Lester Piggott & Nijinksy 1979’
- #SilkSeriesArt Best Racing Picture by a Female Artist – About the award…
Four finalists were chosen to go forward to a public vote to win a £1,000 commission from Arena Racing Company (ARC)
Key Dates at a Glance
Sunday June 25
Saturday July 8
Sunday July 9
Monday July 10
Sunday July 16