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International Donkey Art Prize from Blindonkey has €2000 on offer for photography and painting

Blindonkey – the Italian not-for-profit cultural association which aims to establish a link between art, photography, fashion and music – has launched it’s third Donkey Art Prize – with €2000 on offer for the winners.

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Paintings from around a life, David Stuttard’s intimate portraits of Newton Abbot

A posthumous exhbition of the paintings of David Stuttard (1944-2009) is taking place in Newton Abbot. Art critic Matt Price assesses David’s work

Alexandra Cinema by David Stuttard

David Stuttard was an intriguing person with an insatiable passion for art. In addition to an almost daily practice of painting during the last 20 years of his life, he was also a poet and a life-long composer. It was music that had been his forte and chosen career, working as head of department at a secondary school in his hometown of Newton Abbot, Devon, but when he took early retirement on medical grounds in the early 1980s, it was painting that came to the fore.

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