Sheila with Joan Hunt OBE
"Many Fins. No Fish"
Special Mention. International Contest Wildscape magazine 'Wildlife Artist of the Year" 2011
Fivars Prize. Premio Fivars 2008, Fivars Gallery, Monte Pego, Alicante, Spain.
Individual Exhibition. Gallery & Restaurant VinoMio, Plaza de la Merced, Málaga, Spain.
Centenary Prize. Fine Art Prize. Professor Richard Verdi, OBE. Barber Institute & Museum, Birmingham, U.K., with 'Rose & Rosada'.
Collective Exhibition. “Premio Gaudí 2008”, Exhibition Hall, CajaSur-Gran Capitán, Córdoba, Spain.
Published “Wheel Within a Wheel”, “Watercolor Magic”, (now Watercolor Artist), U.S. A.
Finalist. Competition “Small Works North America” & Collective Exhibition. The Greenwich Workshop Gallery, Connecticut, U.S.A., with 'Ajuria Vitoria'.
Participant Fivars International Catalogue 2007. Art Gallery Fivars, Pego, Alicante, Spain.
Commissioned to paint “The Virgin of the La Piedad” for the Association of La Pidead for the principal processional standard. Costa de Granada.
Collective Exhibition. VIII Watercolour Competition, Mijas, Málaga, Spain.
Mention of Honour. Digital Art Prize “Jaume Graells 2006”. Igualada, Barcelona, Spain.
Prize. “Chase de Vere” Award for Excellence for 'Bouganvillea, Glass & Lace' Birmingham Watercolour Society’s Annual Exhibition, Royal Birmingham Society of Arts Galleries, Birmingham. U.K..
Collective Exhibition. “Premio Gaudí 2005” Exhibition Hall CajaSur-Gran Capitán, Córdoba, Spain
Commissioned for the official portrait of Joan Hunt O.B.E., Founder and President of the Cudeca Cancer Foundation, Málaga, Spain.
Prize. 2004 Christmas Card Competition, MWords Ltd.. Zebra, from an acrylic on canvas 240 cm x 60 cm..
Published Article. How I Got Started “the Artist” magazine, June issue.
Sheila Hogge was born in Oxford, England and although loved painting from a very young age followed scientific studies and graduated as a biologist. She started painting again in 1999 and is self taught.
In 2012 her work was selected for the Shanghai Zhujiajiao International Watercolour Biennial Exhibition and exhibited in the Quanhua Watercolour Art Gallery, Shanghai, China and for the Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) Open Exhibition.
She has had articles published and won prestigious international prizes and honours such as the Premio “Julio Quesada”, Watermedia Showcase USA, Wildscape Magazine “Wildlife Artist of the Year 2011”, Premio Fivars, Prof. Richard Verdi Centenary Prize, “Chase de Vere Award for Excellence”, Patchings and others. Her work was selected for the Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) Open Exhibition 2012, Premio Gaudi and she has been among the finalists in many competitions such as the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation and BBC Wildlife Magazine “Wildlife Artist of the Year”.
Sheila now lives on the Granada Coast of Spain.
"Stripes and Spines"
International Collective Exhibition. Mall Galleries, Trafalgar Square. London
Exhibited Shanghai Zhujiajiao International Watercolour Biennial Exhibition
at the Shanghai Quanhua Watercolour Art Gallery, Zhujiajiao, Shanghai, People's Republic of China.
Finalist. Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) International Competion 2012. London UK.
International Collective Exhibition. "Ramón Portillo" Prize. Casa Condesa de Torre-Isabel, Motril, Granada Spain.