of Leicester

19th November 2015

Artists with disabilities is the focus of a new exhibition at Attenborough Arts which looks at Disability and Political activism in art.

Art, Life, Activism

Michael Barker

Michael Barker, self portrait

We do sometimes cover work by local painters and graphics artists.

See our feature article – a retrospective of the work of the Leicester artist Michael Barker

'God's last acre' by William Mathias
‘God’s last acre’ by William Mathias

Chris Mills is a Leicester-based artist currently promoted by Woodbine Contemporary Art in Rutland.

Artwork by Chris MIlls 'Forager'
Artwork by Chris MIlls ‘Forager’

The work represents a textural and chromatically intense blend of abstract expressionist influences combined with animal forms inspired by ancient Etruscan art.

Artwork by Chris Mills - 'Vital'
Artwork by Chris Mills – ‘Vital’

See more on the Chris Mills website.

About sculpture

Sculptures at University of Leicester Botanic Garden
Sculptures at University of Leicester Botanic Garden

Work from local artists

Gun Brick by David Hurrel
Gun Brick by David Hurrel

Painters and digital artists

See also:

Arts and disabilities exhibition (2015)