Exhibitions

The Robert Adams Gallery is open from 10.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday. 
Admission is free.

For more information about exhibiting please contact sara.railson@dacorum.gov.uk

Wildlife Portraits by Chris Shelley

Chris is a locally based photographer who for much of his career was a cameraman on film and TVTiger by Chris Shelley productions. In recent years, he has concentrated on stills photography, with an emphasis on wildlife and landscape.

This Exhibition will feature some of his favourite examples of animal portraiture. In these he has tried to capture the unique quality of his subjects, and hopefully provide an insight into their character. At best, a good photograph can allow us to appreciate at leisure the wonder of our fellow creatures, and why we must strive to preserve them for the future.

Monday 5 March – Friday 6 April


Waxing Lyrical by Rachel Todd

Encaustic wax is a technique that was used by the Egyptians and involves applying molten encausticWaxing Lyrical wax to paper using a variety of tools. A hot iron, hot stylus or a heat gun are used to manipulate the wax into a landscape or abstract design. Rachel first came upon encaustic wax 2 years ago after seeing artist, Julie Wrathall, at an Open Studios event and her curiosity on the subject led her to attend evening classes where she mastered her technique.

Monday 9 April – Friday 4 May 


I Can't Read and I Can't Write Down by Jordan Lewington

Jordan Lewington

With dark and noir set photos, freelance photographer, Jordan Lewington invites you to fall into the captured landscape and create a new journey in his second solo show.

Tuesday 8 May - Friday 1 June 



A Collection of Oil Paintings by Michael Hartley

Tring artist, Michael Hartley's artistic flair was noticeable from a young age and he was encouraged byA Collection of Oil Paintings his art teacher at school to pursue his natural talent at Art College. However, Michael was only able to draw in his spare time and started oil painting in 2015, following his retirement. These days, Michael is able to devote more time to his art and says he is "continuously learning and hopefully getting it right".

Monday 4 - Friday 29 June