Southbank Printmakers

Unit12, Gabriel's Wharf,

56 Upper Ground,

London SE1 9PP 

 

Tel: 020 7928 8184

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Mary Cossey

 

Studied fine art at Ravensbourne College of Art.  Worked in advertising and resumed painting full-time in 1970.   Studied etching in 1978.   Studied drawing at Royal College of Art Extra-Mural class 1988-2001 and Royal Academy Schools 2002-12.   Member of Greenwich Printmakers Association and South Bank Printmakers.

 

Awards and prizes

Royal Institute of Oil Painters, 1995: Cornelissen Prize

New English Art Club, 1997:  Companions' Drawing Prize

PMC Biennale, 1999:   Whatman International Paper Award

 

Works in collections 

Houses of Parliament

Guildhall

Kings College Hospital

Bethlem Royal Hospital

Institute of Psychiatry

London Boroughs of Lewisham and Bromley

McIndoe Surgical Centre, East Grinstead

 

Exhibitions

Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions   (10 works)

Royal West of England Academy

Barbican Library Gallery

Whitechapel Open

Royal Institute of Oil Painters

New English Art Club

Barbican Concourse Gallery

Lyric Hammersmith

Printmakers Council Open Biennale

Contemporary Print Fair

Morley College Print Show

National Print Exhibition

Clifford Chance

The South Bank Picture Show

Woodlands Art Gallery

Dulwich Gallery Friends

Laing Painting Competition

Royal Society of British Artists

Royal Society of Painters – Printmakers

Royal Society of Portrait Painters

Chewing the shoe 

Etching 

 

Sleeping baby 2

Etching

20 x 16 cm

Sleeping sitting up 

Etching

20 x 16 cm

The oak tree

Etching 

40 x 52 cm

Three willows

Etching

45 x 40 cm

Blossom by Blossom the Spring Appears

Etching

Shakespeare's Globe

Etching

The First Morning of Snow

Etching

The Six Ballerinas

Etching

The Red Sledge

Etching

Mother and Child 1V

Etching

Framed £90

Gathered Flowers

Etching

Framed £160

The Little River

Etching

Framed £130

Buttercups in the Field

Etching

Framed £170

' Most of these were completed during my buttercup period, my favourite wild flowers, they don't have hundreds of petals as do daisies and roses.'

The End of the Day

Etching

Framed £250

The Apple Tree

Etching

Rowan - 3 days

etching

'The most recent print is of my great-grandson Rowan (3 days). I am not old, my son had Rowan's mother when he was 17. No point in being angry so I bought a teddy'