Seeing Sound – the colour of music in the 20th Century

2019-11-18T15:01:45+00:00June 11th, 2020|, |

The connection between colour and music goes back to Aristotle, and composers have conceived music as colour ever since. Using piano demonstrations and a trove of audio excerpts, Jonathan James will illustrate how music - keys, tonalities, chords and tone - can be 'seen' and how colour, for some late Romantics and early modernists, became [...]

Exclusive 2 Day Plein air workshop with Haidee-Jo Summers

2019-11-06T12:30:49+00:00June 9th, 2020||

An opportunity to practice plein air painting in oils with Haidee-Jo Summers, member of the Royal Institute of Oil painters and author of Vibrant Oils, to guide you. In the special setting of Russell House, where Sargent famously painted Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose, learn about Haidee-Jo’s fresh and vibrant approach to capturing the light and [...]

Impressionist oil painting figure demonstration and book-signing by Haidee-Jo Summers ROI

2019-12-01T11:08:52+00:00June 7th, 2020|, , |

Watch contemporary impressionist artist Haidee-Jo Summers, member of the Royal Institute of Oil painters, paint a complete oil painting from start to finish from a live model. Haidee-Jo strives for simplicity and economy in her work, and she will show you how she makes every mark count. There will also be an opportunity to meet [...]

En Plein Air Sketching workshop with Adebanji Alade VP ROI

2019-12-13T17:24:13+00:00June 6th, 2020|, , |

An amazing opportunity for 15 lucky artists to watch and sketch along with the BBC One Show Artist in Residence Adebanji Alade Vice President of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and Addictive Sketcher as he catches people and the environment on the village green during artBEAT, the opening weekend of the festival. This 2.5 [...]

artBEAT – The opening weekend of Broadway Arts Festival

2019-11-06T12:15:21+00:00June 5th, 2020|, , |

artBEAT is the opening 3 day weekend for the festival that showcases the work of some of Britain’s top artists, designers and artisans in the main marquee on the village green in this idyllic Cotswold village. Entry to the exhibitor marquee is free to the public! Throughout the weekend we want the marquee to be [...]

2018 Festival Programme – now available on the website

2018-03-08T11:59:11+00:00March 8th, 2018|The festival|

We are pleased to announce that the 2018 programme of events has been announced and can now be be viewed on the website! Tickets will go on sale on 30th March at 10am through the website - Benefactors & Friends priority booking starts at 10am on March 16th. We have over 60 events this year with many [...]