Terre Verte

Contemporary Art Gallery based in North Cornwall & Online

Terre Verte

Contemporary Art Gallery
based in North Cornwall
& Online

Kate Scott

I find myself striving to crystallise and recall the intangible sense of a particular place in time, how it looked and felt to be there, both emotionally and physically, be it landscape or exterior space. I experience the physical act of painting like a conversation...

Jane Swan

I am an English watercolorist on a LARGE scale. I paint on a working stretcher on the floor. I am excited by the smell of wet, unprimed 15oz cotton duck and its drumlike tautness when stretched and the dispersal of heavy bodied acrylic paint in water.

Dorothy Hanna

I have had work selected for The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, The Royal West of England Academy and have been a prize winner in the National Original Print Exhibition. I am also an elected member of The 21 Group and The Plymouth Society of Artists

Richard Sharland

I work mostly in collage, watercolour and acrylics and occasionally with found objects. My paintings are landscape based or abstract and painted mostly from memory. It is a way of rediscovering - I am interested in the way my perceptions and memories of places and...

Chris Thomas

Painting has been about finding a place in which I can feel my presence. I am interested in finding dynamic ways of recording these spaces – sometimes this has been outside in the sunshine, rain and wind; at other times it has been inside the rather dark studios I...

Jill Goodman

Living in this very rural corner of Cornwall, I walk every day through fields from the studio or along footpaths and out on the moor. I need that connection with the natural environment, from the wooded valley to the rugged hills and granite tors of Bodmin Moor. These...

Leo Saunders

Originally from Plymouth, Leo moved his studio to Cornwall in 2002 and began developing a style of painting that reflects his personal experience of prayer and meditation. His work represents concepts and emotions, depicted through different colours and forms. He sees...

Liz Doyle

Liz Doyle paints in a converted stable on Cruit Island, in County Donegal. Surrounded by the wild Atlantic and frequently in the eye of the storm, she works in oil and cold wax medium, building texture and energy filled forms in an attempt to reflect her position,...

Pete Bousfield

For over forty years, Pete has lived in a beautiful valley with a stream that runs down off Bodmin Moor, through a woodland garden and on towards the river below. He was trained at Bournemouth College of Art and St Paul’s College, Cheltenham; he taught at Launceston...

In North Cornwall

Find out about exhibitions and events at our ‘green’ gallery in Altarnun. The gallery holds themed exhibitions of contemporary art and also acts as a hub for poetry readings and local environmental activities.

Terre Verte Online

Access Terre Verte’s  online community of contemporary artists.  A gallery of their work plus blogs, videos and commentary by online ‘resident’ artists and writers, and links to Terre Verte friends around the planet.

Get in Touch

Join Terre Verte on social media, come and visit us in north Cornwall, tell us what you think, or subscribe as a friend of Terre Verte to receive email news about exhibitions and events.

In North Cornwall

Find out about exhibitions and events at our ‘green’ gallery in Altarnun. The gallery holds themed exhibitions of contemporary art and also acts as a hub for poetry readings and local environmental activities. 

Terre Verte Online

Access Terre Verte’s  online community of contemporary artists.  A gallery of their work plus blogs, videos and commentary by online ‘resident’ artists and writers, and links to Terre Verte friends around the planet.

Get in Touch

Join Terre Verte on social media, come and visit us in north Cornwall, tell us what you think, or subscribe as a friend of Terre Verte to receive email news about exhibitions and events.