Events at Thirlestane Castle

Frances Bell Art Exhibition

Frances Bell Art Exhibition

Thursday 3rd - Saturday 5th September 2020

With a portfolio including a wide variety of subjects, Borders-based artist Frances Bell is bringing her work to Thirlestane Castle.

A number of her recent pieces will be on display with the opportunity to purchase some of the items.

Working predominantly in oils, her work largely revolves around what she observes in life and finds captivating, ranging from formal portraits to farm life and landscapes of many kinds. She takes portrait commissions with one of her more famous sitters being actor Derek Jacobi.

She exhibits in some of the most prestigious shows including the Royal Society of Portrait Painters and the BP Portrait Award. She has also won multiple prizes for her work.