Stephen Riley Art
Small Works on Paper
Books by Stephen Riley
New book now available!!
Goldfinger in Nevada!
a turning point...
Art this week and all weeks
New old work
New Work - Photographs
New work for 2020
New 'Sketches' page
More New Paintings
More new work...
More new old work - The Ruin of Mary Penny's Cottage
New old work – a pathway through a wood
More New Paintings
New Work: Paintings
New Work - a photograph
One of my paintings used by Bowery
A bit of phone-cam formalism
Another New Old Painting
A bit of low-res fun with the phone cam
New! - old work
Beauty in all things again
Beauty in all things…
This Quiet Earth
New work in the studio
New Art Studio in Bruton
A Trip to Bath
Showing in ‘Made in Bruton’
Beauty in all things
'Taking part in The Summer Open Exhibition at Bruton Art Factory
Art and About
My work on show in Cheshire
New work – prints – in my gallery
New artworks now available
Being an artist without a studio!
Miniature Paintings for Sale
Is Everyone an Artist? #2: Getting off the Fence
Line and Mass Exhibition, Bournemouth
Abstract Painting by Nature
Line & Mass, Bournemouth
What can I say?
I had some dreams; they were clouds in my coffee
Other People’s Art
World in Union: THAT song
An artist's news and views in Somerset
A fun homage
Still looking for exhibiting opportunities…
Artists who paint circles
A visit to At The Chapel in Bruton
Back from holidays.
Art in Bruton, Somerset
I have moved and am making art in Bruton, Somerset
Art & Artificial Intelligence in Somerset
A Picasso sells for $160 Million - what does this have to do with ‘art’?
Leaving Manchester Metropolitan University
Things you see
Day Five of the artwork-a-day challenge
Day Four of the art challenge
Day 3 of an artwork per day
Day Two of an artwork per day
Artworks by volition
My ART SALE reaches Munich
ART SALE: more representational art
News from my ART SALE
ART SALE reaches Russia!
New Work on Show
New Painting Completed
Art in Tameside, Manchester
A Window in Somerset
- a Tameside Artist on Tour
Stalybridge, Remembrance Day 2014
Back in the Studio and Gallery!
Artist in Tameside
Retirement of Professor David Hill
The Loovre to close
Sound and Vision Exhibition, Art Works, Poole
photo - Manchester May 2014
Artists thinking about Art - in Manchester
Being an artist in Manchester
On Martin Amis's programme 'England' on BBC4
An artist’s take on a Tameside landmark
Tameside: a barometer of the North / South divide?
More lens-less photography
Prints now available
February 2014. Camera-free photography
Art Work for Sale
Stephen Riley featured as 'artist of the week' in Mancunian Matters
Paul Finnegan - Sculptor
The passing of Gunter Forg
Best letter ever in a newspaper?!
Being visible on search engines
Art Festival 2 at Low Wood Bay Hotel
In the studio: Mossley, Tameside, Manchester, October 2013
The Art of Australia on BBC Four
October 2013: new exhibitions - Jeremy Turner
Some thinking aloud on the significance of lyrics in music....
September 2013: Latest works in progress
'Brains' - exhibition at MOSI in Manchester
Have Adverts Bottomed Out?!
'Gassed' by John Singer Sargent, 1919
September 2013: I will be teaching at Manchester Metropolitan University again this academic year
September 2013: My book, Barsteadworth College - How Workplace Bullies Get Away With It, is now recommended on the 'Bullying in Academia' page of Wikipedia:
June 2013: my interview with Stuart Russell (Arts in Britain) is now online.
May 2013: Went to a pop-up exhibition in Piccadilly, Manchester
May 2013: Interview given by Stephen Riley for Arts in Britain
May 2013: art exhibition at Holden Gallery, Manchester Metropolitan University
May 2013: abstract art at the Whitworth Gallery, Manchester
April 2013: new prints!!
April 2013: Jane Fuest Gallery to close
April 2013: lost or stolen painting
March 2013: visual research
March 2013: works in progress
February 2013: took part in Sine Dubio's 'Festival of Art' in Windermere
January 2013: Stephen Riley is now represented in the Lake District
December 2012: Stephen Riley art in Macclesfield, Cheshire
August 2012: I now have a new studio in Mossley in Greater Manchester.
August 2012: Early Work / Juvenilia pages added to Galleries on this site
July 2012: I am now based in Greater Manchester, UK.
July 2012: I no longer have any relationship with Globe Gallery, Weybridge.
May 2012: Stephen Riley art on show at Jane Fuest Gallery
April 2012: more reviews for Barsteadworth College by Stephen Riley
Summer 2011: New Photography website
February 2011: Lecture at Southampton Solent University by Dr Stephen Riley
January 2010:The Bridget Riley Connection
Exhibitions by Stephen Riley Winter 2010-11
Summer 2010: Barsteadworth College by Stephen Riley gets its first review
April 2010: My new book is now published:
May 2006: Websites
New old work
Out of the archives, revived by framing
Thought this piece of old work looked pretty good now, framed-up and displayed. It dates back to 1989 or 90 and is oil on paper. It is typical of my work from that era - portrait format, steeply tilted toward the viewer.