Art Blog

Art Blogging

Art Blogging

Art Blogging is happening right here on the new Mansfield Park Gallery website. The new website, which we hope you like, is finding it’s feet and during this time we are introducing new features including and Articles section which, in addition to the Art Blog pages will concern all things relating to Scottish artists, Glasgow Art, Art Galleries in General and of course, Mansfield Park Art Gallery in particular. We have had an interesting couple of months whilst the new website has been in the set-up process including showing new works by Shaun McLaren in addition to our Christmas Art Exhibition featuring a host of Glasgow artists as well as Scottish Artists from further afield. As the site has come together it has been good to see the collection of artwork come together in one place for easy viewing. Online art can be hitor miss and after speaking with some of our art collectrs it was decided that an honest, clean approach which was informative but which displayed the paintings and other artwork simply and cleanly was the goal to aim for. There is no substitute for seeing artwork in the flesh but being able to browse a collection of paintings or see a specific ceramic artists work for example is a matter of convenience before making a trip to view a piece. A monitor or iPad can’t convey texture of an oil painting or the tactile nature of a ceramic piece but it has been interesting to read recently that online sales of artwork continue to rise. Mansfield Park Gallery website will be continually updated, just as the actual gallery is and we hope that you will continue to give us your valued feedback on all aspects of our gallery from the art blog to the artwork that we...

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