Monday, 18 November 2013

Timeless at Fairhaven Garden – David Dane’s Eighth Biennial Norfolk Broads Exhibition

David Dane is staging his eighth biennial exhibition of oil paintings, inspired by the Broads, Timeless, at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham in the Norfolk Broads, from Saturday, November 23 to Sunday, December 1, open daily 10am to 4pm; free entry to the exhibition.

River Ghost by David Dane

Timeless features original oils and Giclée prints reflecting the timeless beauty of the Broads. Visitors will be able to meet David Dane, who will be at Fairhaven daily throughout the exhibition.

David Dane has been one of Broadland’s best known artists for more than 40 years. In the 1980s and 1990s, David took the Broads worldwide with a series of prints, published by Rosentiel’s in London. Jenny White writing about his work in Artists and Illustrators magazine said: “David Dane’s Norfolk is a land of mystery, poised between this world and the next.”

Louise Rout, manager Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden said: “We are looking forward to David’s return to Fairhaven for the third time. I hope visitors to Timeless explore our garden, enjoy the tranquillity by the broad and reflect on David’s work.”

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction. The garden is open daily all year, 10am to 4pm during the winter (closed Christmas Day), entry: adult £6, senior citizen £5.50 and child £3.50 (under five free); tearoom, gift shop and plant sales.

There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden. Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available. Dogs are welcome on leads; small charge to cover poop scoop.