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   The Lingfield Art Exhibition Event Teams
     The Lingfield Art Exhibition is run completely by volunteers. The Exhibition Team almost all of whom are artists, are shown below and they are supported by a number of additional volunteers. The overall management of the event is collectively organised within the team. The Lingfield Art Association is responsible for the financial menagement of the events.
The Exhibition   Teams        

Team Heather



Linda Hughes


Bryan Robinson

Heather Francis
is a long-term resident of Lingfield and returned to painting after years of neglect.  She leans towards water colours, with the occasional foray into acrylics and oils.  She has exhibited and belongs to two local art groups.
Linda Hughes
studied at Amersham College of Art and the London College of Fashion and has been a keen artist her whole life.  Working in a number of mediums including oils,  watercolour, charcoal and etching she is now experimenting with lino cutting. She has been part of a number of local art exhibitions including the South East Open Art Studios.

Bryan Robinson 

was a university lecturer who took up sculpture on retirement. He works mainly in clay, some items have been fired but produces works as castings in resin metal or stone. He has also carved in soap stone, wood and metal. Bryan chairs our meetings.




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Irene Hinton

is a self taught artist in East Grinstead. She experiments in acrylics, inks watercolour and pastel. She exhibits locally with two art societies and is a long term member of a Surrey art group and also enjoys photography.


Andrea Fawcett Philippart

was has helped with the hanging of paintings for the exhibition for several years and now leads the hanging team. She lives locally and designs gardens, creating spaces for people to enjoy.


 Ken Farmer

is a self taught artist working mainly in oils.  After service in the Royal Air Force and the electronics industry he is now retired and able to commit more time to his art.  In particular he enjoys interpreting aviation, marine and railway subjects.

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Keith Pratt

is a painter and sculptor who has exhibited locally and in France and has been responsible for running the Lingfield Art Exhibitions, LA Ltd and the Lingfield Art Association for over fifteen years. He also exhibits locally with another art group. He is a Liveryman and Freeman of the City of London and now retired lives in East Grinstead.


Jill Green

Having recently retired from teaching English at GCSE and A Level, Jill now has the time to develop her art (which she did at A Level) and photography which are both keen interests of hers. She has recently joined the team to support the well established annual events and serve the local community.



Brenda Gilbey

Brenda has just joined us and further details will be available shortly


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Frances Hawke

Frances has joined the team to look after the payment processes connected with the exhibitions and will keep a watching brief on the  associations finances together with Keith Pratt. Further details will be available shortly


Peter Higgin

Peter will be taking over the management of the website during the coimng months.




Rachel Worsley




Details to be provided. 

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Jeane Irwin



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Rosie Vervecken



Details awaited



Event Support            
Hanging Team    Handing In Team   Handing Back Team    Stewarding
Andrea Fawcett Philippart, Keith Pratt, Christine Skeets, Mike & Linda Lambert, June Ragsdale and Jacquie Wadsworth.  

Irene Hinton, Ken Farmer, Heather Francis, Linda Hughes + Stewards

Artists Cards: John Morris

  Purchasers: Heather Francis and Linda Hughes, Hand Back I/c Irene Hinton, Hand Back Desks: Bryan Robinson, Andrea Fawcett Philippart, Ken Farmer Sculpture: Jacquie Wadsworth + Stewards    All of the stewarding for the events is provided by local artists. 
Private View Team   Exhibition Week   Take Down Team   Administration

Sales Desk: Bryan Robinson, Ken Farmer, Card Sales: Irene Hinton, Catalogue Sales: Linda Hughes, Andrea Fawcett Philippart, Bar: Anne & Rob Wendes Photography: Irene Hinton, Security: Keith Pratt Cashing up and Commission Payments: Frances Hawke



The Team Members take it in turns to manage the event on a day by day basis together with other artist volunteers.

  Ken Farmer, Keith Pratt, Heather Francis, Linda Hughes, Irene Hinton, Bryan Robinson, Andrea Fawcett Philippart, Linda & Mike Lambert & Jacquie Wadsworth  

The provision of all application documents and entries is managed by Ken Farmer.

Keith Pratt manages the website and document design.

Keith Pratt & Frances Hawke manage the Associations finances.

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Updated 9.6.20