For more details of each of the Exhibitions, click on the links below.

Painting the Seasons – The Art of Colour

Council Chamber
From 29 JunePainting by Lucy Marguerite Frobisher

The use of colour in art shown in paintings of the four seasons from local artists from Herkomer and Lucy Kemp-Welch through to the present day.

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Chandos Encore

Poster for the Chandos Encore exhibitionArt Gallery
13 April to 28 July 2019

A selling exhibition where Chandos Arts and Crafts present a new collection of their members’ work. As well as painters who use a variety of media and work in different styles, this group of friends has craftsmen / women who work with glass, wood, textiles, ceramics and jewellery to create a varied and interesting display.

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Bushey Photographic Competition 2019

Open class winner: 'Get off me' by Steven Bockling.
'Get off me' by Steven Bockling.

Jubilee Room
29 June to 20 Sept

All entries for this year’s Photographic Competition are on display at the Bushey Museum Photographic Exhibition in the Jubilee Room.

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Hubert von Herkomer

Self-portrait of Hubert von Herkomer around 1907.

Herkomer Room
Permanent display

The life, work and castle of Sir Hubert von Herkomer RA, also his School of Art, and including some of his most notable paintings.

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Lucy Kemp-Welch

A painting called 'The Aristocrats' by Lucy Kemp-Welch.

Lucy Kemp-Welch Gallery
Permanent display

She was the foremost painter of horses of her time, and well known for her illustrations for Black Beauty by Anna Sewell.

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Local History

Local artifacts on display in the Local History gallery.

Local History Galleries
Permanent display

A comprehensive display of local Bushey pottery and industry artefacts including police, fire brigade and schools.

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Herkomer RoadArtists commemorated in Bushey street names

Art Gallery, from 3 August to 26 January 2020

Many of Bushey's thoroughfares have the name of an artist with local connections, confirming the influence of the art community that thrived here in Bushey.

 

Archive of previous Exhibitions

Since the new website went 'live' at the start of 2019, we have been keeping information about previous Exhibitions in an Archive area of the website. This includes the Exhibitions that were on display at the time, as well as all subsequent Exhibitions. These previous Exhibitions include: St Hilda's School Centenary (May to June 2019, Jubilee Room); A Quiet Revolution: Bushey Women Artists (January 2019 to June 2019, Council Chamber); Arts and Crafts Listed Buildings (January 2019 to May 2019, Jubilee Room); Drawn from Life (December 2018 - April 2019, Art Gallery); 25th Anniversary of the Opening of the Museum (September 2018 to January 2019, Jubilee Room); A Village Remembers (September 2018 to December 2018, Art Gallery) and Back from the War (July 2018 to January 2019, Council Chamber).

To go to the Archive area, click here.