Horse in Art 2017
Exhibition virtual tour
Welcome to the 38th Annual Open Exhibition of the Society of Equestrian Artists – Horse in Art 2017.
The exhibition runs from 23rd September to 7th October at Sally Mitchell’s Gallery in the Newcastle Arms, Tuxford.
Horse in Art 2017 Awards
- The Denford Stud Best in Show – About the Award…
Judged by Robin Start of Denford Stud and awarded to Rachel Vynne for ‘The Legend’. Runner up: Jane Braithwaite ASEA for ‘Athlete’.
- The Robert Fountain Best Original Print Award
Judged by Dr Robert Fountain and awarded to Fiona Thomson for ‘Field Sketch – Old Pony II’.
- The British Sporting Art Trust (BSAT) Best Sculpture Award – About the Award…
Judged by Sir Robin Furness of BSAT and awarded to Juliet Cursham SEA for ‘The Favourite Hound’. Runner up: Anna Baxter SEA for ‘Colt’.
- The Cuneo Medal – About the Award…
Presented on behalf of the Society by Dr Robert Fountain to Debbie Dunbar SEA for ‘Bright – Study of a Hound’, ‘Keen Leaders’, ‘Gilded Light’, ‘A Gossip at the Ploughing Match’, ‘Vintage Accommodation and ‘One Last Summer’.
- The Sally Mitchell Fine Art Award
Judged by Sally Mitchell and awarded to Rosemary Welch SEA for ‘Morning at the Gate’.
- The Hounds Magazine Best Hunting Picture Award
Judged on behalf of Hounds Magazine by Laura Barber-Riley SEA and awarded to Frederick Haycock ASEA for ‘Collecting Hounds, The Quorn’.
- The John King Young Artist Award – About the Award…
Judged at the 2017 Pony Club Championships by representatives of the SEA and the Pony Club. Presented by Mary Tuckett, Chairman of The Pony Club, to Cara Mannix, age 13 (Grafton Branch). Special Commendation: Xakiera Merlin, age 7 (Cambridgeshire Hunt). Highly Commended: Charlotte Judge, age 18 (Tumpy Green Equestrian Centre). Runner-Up: Sophie Kemble, age 15 (North Norfolk).
Key Dates at a Glance
Sunday July 9
REVISED: Sunday July 30
Sunday August 20
Friday September 22
Saturday September 23
Sunday September 24
Saturday October 7
Sunday October 8