Artist Jiri Borsky To Exhibit At Barewall Gallery

Top Quote One of the region's most acclaimed artists, Jiri Borsky, will be opening his solo exhibition at Barewall Gallery in Burslem next month. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) May 06, 2012 - Jiri Borsky, 62 of Newcastle Under Lyme , originally from the Czech Republic, has exhibited all over the UK and has collectors worldwide, but his current focus is on the exhibition at Barewall Gallery, which opens on 19th May.

    The exhibition will include the latest original paintings by the figurative artist, some of which are notably influenced by The Potteries and his passion for music.

    Jiri moved to England in 1968 following the Soviet invasion and settled in The Potteries. Jiri then studied at The Staffordshire University and graduated in 1979 before becoming a full-time artist. Jiri has always been a prolific painter but taking time and care into the completion of his work, including the framing which he hand finishes to great detail.

    Barewall Gallery owner Amanda Bromley, 44, said:
    "It is very exciting to have an exhibition focussing on artwork by Jiri Borsky and the collectors of his work are on the edge of their seats to see what the show will unveil. These are certainly defining times for art in North Staffordshire."

    Barewall Gallery is a gallery and art shop. Home to one of the UK's largest collections of North Staffordshire and Potteries art, Barewall is a thriving part of the Stoke-on-Trent arts scene. As well as Jiri Borsky, they have works from a number of other local artists, including Arthur Berry, Geoffrey Wynne and Rob Pointon. Their affordable selection of original art, limited edition prints, and pottery and ceramics can be viewed and bought at their website.

    The Jiri Borsky exhibition runs at Barewall Gallery, 2-4 Market Place, Burslem from Saturday 19th May until Saturday 2nd June. For more details see or call 01782 258843.

    Company: Barewall Ltd
    Contact Name: Paula Millward
    Street: 2-4 Market Place
    City: Stoke-on-Trent
    Country: United Kingdom
    Post Code ST6 4AT
    Phone: 07812 201801
    Email: accounts ( @ ) barewall dot co dot uk

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