EXHIBITION | 15th Mar to 26th Apr 2003

Richard Eurich (1903-1992) Visionary Artist

Millais Gallery, Southampton Institute (now Solent University), toured to Russell-Cotes Art Gallery, Bournemouth and The Fine Art Society, London

Sole artist

Exhibition to mark the centenary of Richard's birth:

Opened at the Millais Gallery, Southampton in March 2003 and travelled to the

  • Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth (10 May 2003 to 22 June 2003)
  • Fine Art Society, London (14 July 2003 to 8 August 2003).

Curated by Professor Edward Chaney, Professor of Fine and Decorative Arts, Southampton Institute and Christine Clearkin MA, in association with Bridget Davis, Curator of the Millais Galley at Southampton Institute, Peyton Skipwith of The Fine Art Society and the Russell-Cotes Museum & Gallery, Bournemouth.

Catalogue by Edward Chaney and Christine Clearkin, with additional essays by Alan Powers and Caroline Toppin and contributions by James Hyman, David McCann and Peyton Skipwith, published by Paul Holberton Publishing in association with Southampton Institute, ISBN 1 903470 110.

All but one of the 70 works exhibited in Southampton and Bournemouth are illustrated in the catalogue and 30 other works not exhibited are included in the essays.

* indicates works for sale at The Fine Arts Society venue in London, including 3 ex catalogue works.


Reviewed in The Spectator magazine, 5 APRIL 2003, Page 45

Several other well known artists also celebrated their centenaries in 2003, among them Barbara Hepworth, John Piper, Graham Sutherland, Eric Ravilious, Ceri Richards and Edward Bawden.



Architects' Journal (AJ), 10 April 2003

73 works exhibited: