In Conversation: at Close Ltd., Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset

  A unique opportunity to join us in a discussion led by artist Brian Rice, in conversation with Prue O’Day. Brian and Prue met in the late 60’s and we are honoured to see them re-united here on the occasion of Brian Rice’s wonderful exhibition: Red, Black and White. Brian will be defining the subtle … Read more

Close Ltd.

This is one of my series of nine Japanese inspired prints, made originally in the early 1960s. This show of the whole suite at Close Ltd. is the first time I have been able to hang them all in one place, which has been really exciting to see. I will be doing an ‘In Conversation’ … Read more


I will be opening my studio for Dorset Artweeks 2022 which begins on Saturday May 14th and runs until May 29th. I will be closed on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, but open on other days from 11 – 4.30. Directions and all details can be found at I will be showing recent paintings and … Read more

‘Then and Now’ The Art Stable, Child Okeford

A show of some of my paintings and prints from the 1960’s, and a selection of recent work has opened at The Art Stable in Child Okeford, Dorset, and will be there until March 6th. As we are still in lockdown, the whole show is available online at    

Two Successful Shows

Both the recent shows, at the Art Stable, Child Okeford in Sept/Oct 2016, and at Belgrave Gallery St. Ives March 2017, have been extremely successful. Both galleries still hold work. For further enquiries re past and new work, please contact the artist through this website.

Major Show at the Belgrave Gallery, St. Ives March 6th – 27th 2017

This major solo show at the Belgrave Gallery in St. Ives will be showing prints and paintings from all eras of Rice’s long career through the 1960s until the present day. There will also be work from the artist’s archive not previously released for sale. For an online preview, visit Also available at the … Read more