Author Archives: chrishallrealtime

#Five2Watch Artists in Leeds

To celebrate the British Art Show coming to Leeds in October 2015, Christopher Hall has been named in a list of 5 artists to watch by Axisweb, the premier online resource for contemporary art in the UK. The British Art Show is widely recognised as the most ambitious and influential exhibition of contemporary British art. Organised […]

Artists in Residence/Print Sale at The Bowery, Sat 8th August 10-4pm

Following the success of their current exhibition Recording an emotional response, artists Christopher Hall and Janey Walklin will be in residence at The Bowery in a special interactive day on Saturday 8th August. Recording an emotional response, which runs until 11th September, sees the two Yorkshire-based artists responding to ideas of memory, ritual and the recording of […]

Recording an emotional response

Christopher Hall examines the interplay between memory, ritual and notions of power. Celebrating the materiality of physical film, he creates montage-like collages, pushing images through alchemical processes to generate images that cannot be achieved digitally. Manipulated frames become striking, loaded images; what previously existed on the edge of consciousness is now excavated from the film […]

Christopher Hall at The Bowery

Christopher Hall is set to unveil his new exhibition at The Bowery in June 2015. Exhibition dates 27th June – 11th Sept 2015 The Bowery, 54 Otley Road, Headingley, Leeds, West Yorkshire. LS6 2AL More details to follow.

Limited Edition Prints now available

Christopher Hall has made available a series of special Limited Edition prints including work from his recent Berlin series available to purchase here. ”The prints are made in a limited run from two separate images taken from a film I made whilst in Berlin. I have used saturated colours to echo the quality of the […]

Swinton Foundation Prize

Yorkshire-based artist and Swinton Foundation Award winner at New Lights 2013 Christopher Hall is to unveil a new piece of work painted especially for the historic Swinton Park country estate in Masham. Christopher was the first artist to win the prestigious Swinton Foundation Award at the New Lights Art Prize for artists under 35, which […]

Dortmund Exhibition

Christopher Hall is one of the the artists included in a special exhibition curated by East Street Arts in collaboration with the Dortmunder Gruppe at the BIG Gallery, Dortmund in October 2014. ‘Leeds Revisited’ 9th Oct – 7th Nov 2014. BIG Gallery Rheinische Str. 1 44137 Dortmund Leeds was twinned with the German city of […]

Threadneedle Prize 2014

Christopher Hall’s recently completed painting ‘Anthem’ has been pre-selected for the 2014 Threadneedle Prize. New Guest Curator and Selection Panel announced for Threadneedle Prize 2014 The Threadneedle Prize: Figurative Art Today, championing the most interesting artists working in Europe, is pleased to announce the 2014 selection panel for the seventh edition of the Prize. The […]

Swinton Park Commission

After his recent exhibition at Swinton Park, the Swinton Foundation has commissioned Christopher Hall to paint a picture as an addition to the permanent art collection on display at the Hotel. The painting will hang in the Harewood Suite, one of 31 individually themed rooms, and will be inspired by the house and gardens of […]

Art in the Barn, Oakwell Hall

Christopher Hall is one of the artists taking part in this year’s ‘Art in the Barn’ event at Oakwell Hall, Birstall. The annual show, now in its 17th year, had more than 2,000 visitors last year, with a large number of pictures sold. The exhibition takes place in the Oakwell Hall Visitor Centre Barn, Nutter […]