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New Mabel Fox Hound Print at The Art Hound Gallery

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  Right on time for the warmer Spring weather, comes Franklin Hound bounding on into The Art Hound. Created by our linocut artist Mabel Fox, we are delighted to announce 10% of the sale price of Franklin Hound at The Art Hound will go to Greyhound Rescue charities, a cause very close to our heart. This will include charities rescuing sight hounds from the dog meat trade and dog slaughterhouses in China. Franklin Hound currently appears in midnight blue, and is a perfect addition to Mabel Fox print collectors, as it follows the same shape and dimensions as the rest...

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Art Hound Favourite - Gerd Winner

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  The Art Hound Gallery is delighted to begin offering works by one of our favourite 1970's screen printers - The German artist Gerd Winner. Whilst not a household name on these shores, his screen prints are mind-blowingly amazing, often focusing on industrial urban architecture of Britain and other countries. Just as impressive is the techniques used to create them - early digital manipulation (pioneering early 1970's photoshop if you will). We're starting with one of his works from the U.S.A - 'Pennsylvania R.R' from 1973. The scale of this needs to be seen in person, so come down to...

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ANDY WARHOL VS SUNDAY B MORNING

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ANDY WARHOL VS SUNDAY B MORNING In 1967 Andy Warhol began work on his now iconic ‘Marilyn’ series, immediately following the death of Marilyn Monroe. He produced 10 variations of the image, which was from a 1953 publicity shot for the Film ‘Niagara’, each with its own colour combinations in each portfolio. There were only 250 portfolios ever produced, which has led to these works becoming some of the most sought after in the art world, with the suite of prints reaching over $1.5 million at auction. The prints were published by Factory Additions and were printed onto board 36” by...

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The Art Hound 'Pop' Up! Friday 11th May 2018 - Join us!

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The Art Hound Gallery ‘Pop!’ Up Join The Art Hound Gallery - where Urban Hip meets Rural Chic - for a night of Pop Art and Pop Culture. The Art Hound is venturing into Cambridge City Centre to exhibit an exciting selection of their collection. You’ll discover works by world famous Pop Artists from the UK, the USA and beyond - Sir Peter Blake, Sir Eduardo Paolozzi, Andy Warhol, James Rosenquist and more - alongside the contemporary artists continuing their Pop-soaked legacy. Directly influenced by the masters of Pop Art, you’ll find art by the current crop of top Street...

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Abstract Art: From Gallery & into the home

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 As a gallery dealing in Modern & Contemporary Art, Abstract art is a cornerstone of our stock, as would be expected, given that it has formed a central stream in the Modern Art movement since circa 1900. However, over a century of abstraction has not lessened its power to divide opinion. Commonly overheard in the gallery are the classic phrases - “I don't get abstract art”, “What is it meant to be?” or  the ubiquitous “My kid could do that”. Many people see abstract art as something to be viewed at the Tate and would be happy to stroll around...

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