To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

You are here: What's On > Topsham - The Art Room - Roger and Margaret Dean

Topsham - The Art Room - Roger and Margaret Dean

76 Fore Street
Topsham
Exeter
Devon
EX3 0HQ

Add Topsham - The Art Room - Roger and Margaret Dean to your Itinerary

Topsham - The Art Room - Roger and Margaret Dean

Margaret and Roger Dean with their first joint exhibition of work since the 60s running from 4th February - 4th March.

Margaret and Roger Dean have been professional artists and educators for over five decades. They met in 1957 at Liverpool College of Art, an exciting time, their fellow students were John Lennon, Stuart Sutcliffe (5th Beatle) and Mike Kenny (Head of Sculpture Goldsmiths). They moved to Exeter in 1971 where Roger became Head of Sculpture at Exeter College of Art and Design and Margaret taught on the First Year Course. Roger left teaching in 1987 and dedicated the next 23 years to public art commissions, his most recent is a life size bronze Marine for the Memorial Garden at 42 Commando Unit of the Royal Marines, Plymouth. This exhibition will show work from the past alongside the new, bronze and resin sculptures from Roger and oil Life Studies from Margaret.


Sunday 12th February, 4.00pm : Talk: The Art of Margaret and Roger Dean
David Buss - BA PGCE FRSA FHEA Emeritus Professor of the University for the Creative Arts
Free entry, booking essential


Sunday 26th February, 4.00pm - Roger Dean Masterclass i: Bronze Casting - the Process.
Free entry, booking essential


With an independent and welcoming feel, The Art Room Topsham is a gallery to enjoy looking at and talking about art. Our refurbished premises are in the centre of Topsham, a sophisticated town alongside the River Exe and boasting a wonderful array of cultural and retail facilities for visitors. There are also many tranquil places to sit along the picturesque river frontage. Topsham is just a few miles from the centre of Exeter.

For more information about Roger and Margaret's career visit the gallery website
www.theartroomtopsham.co.uk

What's Nearby

  1. Exeter Golf & Country Club

    Exeter Golf & Country Club

    Since 1895, Exeter Golf and Country Club has been recognised as one of the finest golf and country...

    1.3 miles away
  2. Ludwell Valley Park Trail

    Ludwell Valley Park Trail

    A one and a half-mile route around Ludwell Valley Park

    2.12 miles away
  3. Crealy Great Adventure Park

    Crealy Great Adventure Park

    Voted Devon’s best family attraction, don’t miss the thrills and spills of Devon’s Crealy Great...

    2.75 miles away
  1. powderham castle

    Powderham Castle

    Powderham Castle is located in a unique, picturesque setting just outside Exeter, beside the Exe...

    2.9 miles away
  2. Clip ‘n Climb

    Clip ‘n Climb

    Enjoy climbing with a difference with your family and friends at Europe’s first Clip ‘n Climb....

    3.57 miles away
  3. Quay Climbing Centre

    Quay Climbing Centre

    Enjoy climbing with your family or friends at the South West’s largest indoor climbing wall. The...

    3.56 miles away
  4. None

    Exeter Ship Canal

    You can paddle along the Exeter Ship Canal and really experience the great outdoors. Hire out...

    3.62 miles away
  5. Saddles & Paddles

    Saddles and Paddles

    A unique business situated on the historic Quayside, offering a great day out for those who love a...

    3.65 miles away
  6. Quay House Visitor Centre

    Quay House Visitor Centre

    Discover the history of Exeter in 15 minutes at the Quay House Visitor Centre on Exeter's Historic...

    3.69 miles away
  7. Exeter's Historic Quayside

    Exeter's Historic Quayside

    Exeter's Historic Quayside is one of the most attractive areas of the city, popular with locals and...

    3.69 miles away
  8. St Martin's Church

    St Martin's Church

    St Martin's Church in Cathedral Close, Exeter was built in the 15th century.

    3.75 miles away
  9. Medieval Exe Bridge

    Exeter Medieval Trail

    Discover Exeter's medieval past, find out about many of Exeter's surviving gems and the events that...

    3.82 miles away
Previous Next

My Shortlist

Collect items of interest from this site in your shortlist

Click any item with "Add to My Shortlist" next to it, then save, print and send shortlists to your friends and family

You have not added any items yet