Artists and celebrities line up to donate art work to the online Secret Art Sale
Would you like the chance to buy a unique piece of art by a Royal Academician artist or famous name for just £40? Then don’t miss Environment Trust’s annual Secret Art Sale . The hugely popular charity fundraiser is going on line this year, making it even easier for you to get your hands on fantastic art works donated by professional and amateur artists from RAs to students, from local supporters to famous names, wherever you are.
This year’s contributions include work by Prof. Norman Ackroyd CBE RA, James Butler RA MBE, sculptor Alison Wilding RA, Chris Wilkinson OBE RA, Ian Ritchie CBE RA, Nigel Hall RA, Frank Bowling OBE RA, Peter Randall-Page RA, Robert E. Wells NEAC RBA, Dr. Janette Kerr RSA HON PPRWA, wildlife filmmaker Gordon Buchanan, illustrators Axel Scheffler and Clare Mackie, cartoonist Louis Hellman MBE, TV script writer David Harsent and Deborah Meaden and hundreds of professional artists and local amateurs.
This year the theme is ‘Exploration’ to coincide with Environment Trust’s project Burton: Exploring Without Boundaries.The art will be listed anonymously and sold for just £40. The artists will only be revealed on purchase.
Last year, Environment Trust raised over £19,000 from the art donated by Sir Quentin Blake CBE, FCSD, Ken Howard OBE RA, Dame Emma Thompson, Alison Wilding OBE RA, John Wragg RA, Axel Scheffler, poet Roger McGough CBE, David Harsent, Robert Wells NEAC RBA, Gordon Buchanan and many other artists. In total, 376 works went on sale and every penny of the profits went to improving and protecting the local environment and heritage in South West London.
Those who contribute art works will have their details and biography promoted on Environment Trust’s web site. Register your interest and get your FREE ticket to Secret Art Sale HERE.
Every year a few larger wonderful art works are kindly donated for a Silent Auction (part of the Secret Art Sale). The auction runs online 26th September – 4th October. To view this year’s works visit Secret Art Sale Silent Auction page.
Environment Trust would appreciate donations of art by 13th September 2020. Anyone wishing to contribute should contact Lucia Pekarova from Environment Trust for an information pack on 07860 878462 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about Environment Trust, including projects and forthcoming events visit www.environmenttrust.org