RA Summer Exhibition 2016: Colour and pattern inspiration

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The inspiring Royal Academy Summer Exhibition finished last week. The annual exhibition showcases art from emerging and established artists, covering a range of mediums. A definitite hub for inspiration for design, art and colour. Below are some images that inspired us from the show.

Earthly Tones: (Clockwise from the top)

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Block Party: (Left to right)

  • Sophie Smallhorn – Component Cube 5
  • Nigel O’Neill – 5 Colour Painting
  • Trevor Dannatt – Sketch model for a Theo Van Doesburg memorial project for leideb

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Kaleidoscope of Colours: (Clockwise from the top)

  • Ian Devonport – Duplex etching, Grey/Lavender
  • Jennifer Durrant – From a series ‘Ghirlanda III’: After Latvia
  • Gillian Ayres – Music on that woody shore

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Greyscale: (clockwise from left)

  • Klein Dytham Architecture – Ginza Place, Tokyo
  • Bill Taylor – Tide
  • Stephen Cox – Louis Khan: Siva Kali: Black

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Blue Hues: (Left to right) 

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Red Hot: (Clockwise from top)

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USP: The RA Summer exhibition spans a wide variety of mediums from photography to sculpture to painting and everything in between.