These Animal Paintings were made by Year 8, who have been studying the German Expressionist Artist, Franz Marc in their Art lessons. Marc was a painter who made his own colourful animal pictures in the years just before the First World War.
The Yr 8 paintings are being shown in the ‘2020’ Art Exhibition at the Gloss gallery in Exeter in November and December 2012. This is a free exhibition at in Barnfield Crescent which runs until 29th December.
The gallery intends to have a charity auction for all the paintings in the exhibition on 18th December. For more details see the Gloss Gallery website, http://www.glossgallery.co.uk/news/