Twixt Land & Sea: Railway Poster Art of Frank Henry Mason

at Jarrow Hall, Church Bank, Jarrow, NE32 3DY

This Mason poster exhibition runs from 1st April to 3rd June 2018 and is open 10am to 4pm every day except Mondays  [when closed]


 Sponsored by Port of Tyne, Jarrow Hall is thrilled to present a  specially-curated selection of vintage Frank Henry Mason posters and  original artwork from the Mitchell Collection, showcasing the work of  one of Britain’s most innovative poster designers. Elegant and with an  Art Deco feel, the images are simple, strong and are incredibly  evocative. 

Other exhibitions coming soon - June & September 2018

June 2018 & September 2018

Plans are now in place for two themed Frank Henry Mason exhibitions in 2018: 


At the Pannett Art Gallery & Museum, Whitby, there will be two exhibitions in the same building. One is entitled "Havens & Harbours", the other features Mason's "Commercial Art" , including Railway art.

 

They open on 16th June and runs until 22nd July and 27th August respectively


Later in the year, there is an exhibition of "The Naval Art of Frank Henry Mason" .The venue is Ushaw College, near Durham and the exhibition will open on 28th September and run until 11th November.


For all exhibitions contact the venue for opening times .


Further enquiries welcome via my contact page.

2015 - Scarborough

Frank Henry Mason. The Man and his Methods.

Frank Henry Mason. The Man and his Methods was held at Scarborough Art Gallery, The Crescent, Scarborough, in the latter part of 2015.

Frank Mason spent much of his early life in Scarborough and this exhibition displayed Scarborough paintings not shown at the other recent venues reflecting on his early career in Scarborough plus a wealth of other lesser known works.

2015 - Greenock

"ASHORE AND AFLOAT"

"ASHORE AND AFLOAT"

The Art of  Frank Henry Mason 1875-1965

The Art of Frank Henry Mason 1875-1965

This major 50th Anniversary Retrospective Exhibition of Mason’s work was held at the McLean Museum and Art Gallery, 15 Kelly Street, Greenock, PA16 8JX during the summer of 2015.

Audio

Listen to a recorded interview with Edward Yardley talking about Frank Mason and this exhibition inverclyderadio.scot

2015 - Hartlepool

THANK YOU TO THE SPONSORS OF THE HARTLEPOOL ART GALLERY EXHIBITION WHICH CLOSED ON 30th MAY 2015

The major retrospective exhibition displayed works from his early career as a painter in Scarborough and the North East coast, his travels abroad, naval incidents during WW1, book and magazine illustrations, his etchings, premiere railway poster designer, and his later commercial work. Mason became a famous institutional exhibitor of marine art during his long and varied career but this exhibition shows the full variety of his oeuvre.