Fred Cuming

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CUMING RA, FRED

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Private View: Tuesday 7th May 6.00pm - 8.00pm

8th MAY - 25th MAY

A Major Exhibition of Fred Cuming's New Paintings


While Cuming’s passion for the sky and the coastline is a regular theme, this exhibition continues his exploration of light and tone and how he represents the natural world and its elevated atmosphere.

Fred Cuming

While Cuming’s passion for the sky and the coastline is a regular theme, this exhibition continues his exploration of light and tone and how he represents the natural world and its elevated atmosphere. The East Sussex coastline, in particular the area around Camber and Rye, has provided the backdrop for much of Fred’s work. For his latest show, he returns to Cornwall, Rye and the Kent Coast. Like Turner and Nash before him, he is fascinated by the ever-changing skies formation as well as the subject of the moods he feels around the sea, skies, harbours, marshland, ships and figures wandering on beaches. These subjects are painted loosely with a restricted and light palette creating a dreamy effect. Cuming wrote for the RA ‘I am not interested in pure representation. My work is about responses to the moods and atmospheres generated by landscape.’ Cuming’s powerful imagination continuously absorbs everything that is around him and is clearly demonstrated in his art, however, recently Fred claims it’s only after 50 years, that he is gaining the ability to feel for it.

Evening Study, Dungeness

1. Evening Study, Dungeness

Oil on board

Brighton Pier

2. Brighton Pier

Oil on board

Cornish Sea

3. Cornish Sea

Oil on board

Brighton Pier II

4. Brighton Pier II

Oil on board

Storm

5. Storm

Oil on board

Doge's Palace and Lagoon II

6. Doge's Palace and Lagoon II

Oil on board

Garden, Dawn Light

7. Garden, Dawn Light

Oil on board

The Wave

8. The Wave

Oil on board

Tall Ships, Falmouth III

9. Tall Ships, Falmouth III

Oil on board

Spooky Sky, Steepholm

10. Spooky Sky, Steepholm

Oil on board

Teignmouth

11. Teignmouth

Oil on canvas

Venice the Lagoon

12. Venice the Lagoon

Oil on Panel

Winter Morning

13. Winter Morning

Oil on Panel

Watching an Evening Sky

14. Watching an Evening Sky

Oil on Panel

Dawn, Teignmouth Devon

15. Dawn, Teignmouth Devon

Oil on Panel

Dungeness, The Angel

16. Dungeness, The Angel

Oil on board

November Sky, Camber

17. November Sky, Camber

Oil on board

Teignmouth, Crescent Moon

18. Teignmouth, Crescent Moon

Oil on board

Marazion, Cornwall

19. Marazion, Cornwall

Oil on board

Dungeness, October Sky

20. Dungeness, October Sky

Oil on canvas

Untitled

23. Untitled

Oil on board

Doge's Palace and Lagoon III

24. Doge's Palace and Lagoon III

Oil on board

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