Current exhibitions

  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly, London

    I have 2 concrete paintings selected for the 251st RA Summer Exhibition.

    10th June - 12th August

  • Industrialised - Blackburn Art Gallery and Museum

    Featuring work providing a rare multi-disciplinary view of industry, human contributions to manufacturing and the impacts of factory making on our landscape. Artists include : Jasleen Kaur, Mandy Payne, Katie Haywood, Charles Freger, Karen Mathison, Andre Stitt, Chrisoula Kostankakou, Zoe Robertson, Sue Rossiter, Jason Taylor, Pascal Ungerer, Katie Watson and Maria Kapajeva.

    June 15th - September15th

Future exhibitions

  • Salon 11, Old Lock Up Studio, Cromford

    A group exhibition of women artists curated by Rachael Pinks and Mandy Payne

    13th -27th October,2019

  • 'Out of Time' - Solo Show of Concrete Paintings and Lithographs at Huddersfield Art Gallery

    October 5th - November 30th



  • Acquired: A Century of Collecting, Salford Museum and Art Gallery, Salford M5 4WU

    How do public art collections evolve and how and why are works acquired ? This exhibition explores artworks from the Salford Museum and Art Gallery and the University of Salford collections. Paintings, ceramics and print are brought together as the exhibition considers how collections were and are supported and in turn questions how public collections can support artists. Works include Jacob Epstein, Shezad Dawood, Yang Yongliang and Paula Fischer.

    3rd November 2018 - 9th June, 2019

  • Made In Britain - 82 Painters In The 21st Century, The National Museum Gdansk, Poland

    Group show featuring works of 82 British artists curated by Robert Priseman. Anna McNay, Malgorzata Taraszkiewicz-Zwollicka and Malgorzata Ruszkowska- Macur

    14th March -2nd June, 2019

  • PROSAIC, Coterie Gallery, Rotherham

    Group exhibition of painting curated by Sean Williams and Bryan Eccleshall

  • Eight Paint, Gage Gallery,KIAK, Ball Street, Sheffield S3 8BR

    Group exhibition of 8 painters : Deb Lee, Miff Williams, Jo Whittle, Sean Williams, Marion Thomson, Nick Grindrod John Brokenshire and Mandy Payne

    5th - 9th April, 2019 PV 5th April 6-9pm - All welcome

  • Lynn Painter Stainers Prize Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

    A selected prize exhibition to promote representational painting and drawing and draughtsmanship

    5th - 17th March, 2019 (PV 5th March)

  • FLAT + EARTH, Sidney and Matilda, 46B Sidney Street, Sheffield S1 4HR

    Group show featuring the works of 13 contemporary landscape painters: Hannah Brown, Graham Crowley, Gary Coldclough, Tom Down, Gareth Kemp, Charlie Franklin, Mandy Payne, Julian Perry, Jo Whittle, Sean Williams, Edwin Aitkin, Mike Godless and Andy Cropper

    21st Feb - 16th March, 2019

  • Small Things - The Circle Gallery, Sheffield

    Mixed group show of paintings and prints by Andy Cropper, Paul Evans,Nick Grindrod, Warren Hayes, David Jones, Rita Kaisen, Deborah Lee,Mandy Payne. John Peddar, Ric Stott, Myfanwy Williams, Sean Williams and Tom Wilmott

    10th December - 1st February

  • Winter Collection- Saul Hay Gallery Manchester

    Group exhibition of gallery artists.

    17tH November - Jan 2019

  • New Light Art Prize, Tullie House Museum, Carlisle

    Prize exhibition of paintings, sculpture and prints celebrating Northern artists

    12th October - 27th January

  • Contemporary British Painting Group Members Exhibition 2018-2019, St. Marylebone Crypt, London

    Annual exhibition of the works of 46 members of the Contemporary British Painting group, highlighting the diversity and relevance of painting today. Curated by Wendy Saunders and Paula Mc Carthy.

    16th November, 2018 -18th January, 2019


    A group exhibition of new paintings and sculpture by 10 Sheffield based contemporary artists: Richard Bartle, Anthony Bennett, Al Daw, Paul Evans, Seiko Kinoshita, Mandy Payne, Sarah Villeneau, Jo Whittle, Myfanwy Williams and Sean Williams. This show celebrates the return of work from the recent Confluence exhibition at the Herrick Gallery in London in October.

    We will be having an opening evening on Thursday 20th December (6pm - 8pm) (all welcome)

    Wed 19th December - Sat 22nd December, 2018

  • The Masters RE Printmakers -Screen and Stone (Curated by Chris Orr RA), Bankside Gallery, London SE1 9JH

    The Masters is a series of technique specific exhibitions established by The Royal Society of Painter- Printmakers, This years exhibition Screen and Stone is dedicated to screenprinting , lithography and digital printmaking, curated by Chris Orr. RA RE

    7- 18 Nov Open daily 11- 6pm

  • Art on A Postcard - Secret Auction

    Secret Auction to raise funds for The Hepatitis C Trust - contributing artists include Marina Abramovic, Sir Humphrey Ocean, Vanessa Jackson, Rebecca Salter and John Wragg

    Auction to be held on 15th November 2018 (work available for viewing for one week ahead of the auction) at Maddox Gallery,Mayfair, London W1S 2QE

  • Salon 10, The Old Lock Up Studio, Cromford

    Group exhibition curated by Rachael Pinks and Mandy Payne, feacturing works by a diverse range of artists including; Sarah Ball, Karl Bielik, Tom Down, Nick Grinrod, Mandy Payne, Rachael Pinks, JFK Turner, Patricia Volk and Sean Williams

    13th October - November 3rd

  • 'Out Of Place', Angear Gallery, Lakeside Arts Centre, University of Nottingham

    Solo exhibition of paintings on concrete and marble and stone lithographs. The work explores issues of gentrification, social housing and the flux of the urban landscape. 

    1st September - 28th October

  • 'Confluence', Herrick Gallery, Mayfair

    Group exhibition of 10 Sheffield artists Anthony Bennett,, Richard Bartle. Al Daw, Paul Evans, Seiko Kinoshita, Mandy Payne, Sarah Villeneau, Joanna Whittle, Myfanwy Williams and Sean Williams curated by Matt Roberts,Paul Evans and Anthony Bennett. Made possible by funding from Making Ways. PV - Tuesday 16th October 7-10pm

    15th October - 27th October

  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Burlington Arcade, Picadilly, London

    250th anniversary of the Summer Exhbition, coordinated by Grayson Perry

    12th June - 19th August

  • 'Shortlist', Saul Hay Fine Art, Manchester M3 4LZ

    Group exhibition featuring artists taking part in The New Light Arts Prize

    9th June - 22nd July Preview Friday 8th June

  • 'Towards Each Other', Chapel Walk, Sheffield

    Group exhibition focussing on drawing, including sound pieces, performance, lens based interpretations and even some works on paper,. Curated by Stephen Carley and Sean Williams. Featuring works by Stephen Carley, Sean Williams, John Bainbridge, David Jones, Rita Kaisen, Janie Moore, Mandy Payne, Liz Atkin, George Law, Sara Brannan and James Clarkson

    3rd - 15th July (open tue - Sat 11-4) Opening 6/7/18 - 6-8.30pm

  • New Light Art Prize

    Prize exhibition celebrating and promoting Nortnern artists.

    27th June - 1st July 2018

  • New Light Art Prize, Huddersfield Art Gallery

    Prize exhibition showcasing the works of over 70 artists who were born, live or studied in the north of England

    10 March - 2nd June, 2018

  • Paint North, Lady Beck Project Space, Leeds

    28 painters exhibiting in Leeds for the first time. David Ainley, Richard Baker, Eirini Boukla, Day Bowman, Simon Carter, Howard Eaglestone, CatherineFergusson, Richard Gee, Susan Gunn, Marguerite Horner, Barbara Howey, Martyn Hill, Linda Ingham, Lathew Krishanu, Kevin Laycock, Paula MacArthur, Jo McGonigal, Tom Palin, Mandy Payne, Narbi Price, Robert Priseman, Chris Smith, Adam Stone, Sarah Taylor, Andrea Thoma, Judith Tucker, April Virgo Sean Williams

    Pv 2nd March 6-9pm

    Pecha Kucha evening 2nd March 4-6pm

    28th Feb - 4th March

  • For A Burning Love, The Old Lock Up Studio, Swifts Hollow, 19 The Hill, Cromford,

    Group show of works by Stephen Carley, Alison J Carr, Nick Grinrod, Warren Haes, David Jones, Rita Kaisen, Janie Moore, Mandy Payne, Stephen Todd, Kate Whateley and Sean Williams.

    20th January - 25th February. PV Sat 20/1/2018, 2.30- 5.30, all welcome

  • New Light Art Prize, Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, DL12 8NP

    Open exhibition of selected paintings, prints and sculptures created by artists who all have a connection to the north

    17th November 2017 - 18th February, 2018

  • Brutal Nattura - Leicester Print Workshop

    Exhibition of stone lithographs made by myself and Nina Oskarsdottir as part of our 27 month Fellowship at Leicester Print Workshop under the tutelage of Serena Smith.

    4th November 2017 - 27th January, 2018

  • Utopia Deferred, Dean Clough Halifax HX3 5AX

    Exhibition of paintings and prints by Paul Collinson, Mandy Payne and Conor Rogers all shortlisted artists in the John Moores 2014 Painting Prize. All three artists share a common interest in urban landscape and the show explores the themes of Utopia, both real and imagined 

    30th September 2017 - 14th Jan 2018 (PV 12 -2pm on 30/9/17 all welcome)

  • 'For A Burning Love', The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW

    Group show of works by Stephen Carley, Alison J Carr, Nick Grinrod, Warren Haes, David Jones, Rita Kaisen, Janie Moore, Mandy Payne, Stephen Todd, Kate Whateley and Sean Williams.

    10th November - 31st December 2017, PV 10th November 6-9pm

  • Art on A Postcard - Secret Auction, Unit London

    Original works  on postcards sold by secret auction to raise funds for Hepatitis C Trust . Bidding takes place on line on 16th November. Includes cards from Jeremy Deller, Ceal Warnants, Gavin Turk, Vanessa Jackson RA, Sara Pope, Sir Peter Blake, Maggie Hambling CBE, Antony Micaleff, Shezad Dawood, Harland Miller, Ben Eine, Daisy Cook, Hayden Kays, Susie Hamilton, Kate Sherman, Narbi Price, Agathe De Balencourt, Frea Buckler, Edwardo Terrazaz, Lesley Oldaker and many more…

    14th November, - 26th November

  • Mark Devereux Projects Studio Book 2017 Exhibition, Old Granada Studios Manchester

    3rd -15th November, PV Friday 3rd November 6 -8pm. Artist talks Sat 4th November 11-4pm

  • Colour and Form, Gallery Top, Chatsworth Road, Rowsley, Derbyshire

    Group show featuring 10 artists working in a variety of media, including, painting, print, ceramics and sculptute.

    7th October -5th November, 2017

  • Contemporary British Masters, Jiangsu Art Museum, Nanjing, China

    An exhibition of 85 works selected from the Priseman-Seabrook collection showcasing contemporary British painters

    30th October - 5th November, 2017

  • Manchester Contemporary Buy Art Fair - Zillah Bell Gallery (Stand 240)

    27th - 29th October, 2017

  • Contemporary Masters From Britain, Jiangsu Arts and Crafts Museum, Artall, Nanjing, China

    An exhibition of 85 works selected from the Priseman-Seabrook collection showcasing contemporary British painters

    10th - 23rd October, 2017

  • 'A Study in Stone', Tarpey Gallery, Castle Donnington

    Group exhibition by Serena Smith (fine art lithographer) who has taught 4 other artists (Soraya Smithson, Kate Desforges, Mandy Payne and Nina Oskarsdottir) stone lithography as part of the post graduate Fellowship programmes at Leicester Print Workshop. This exhibition will show a variety of prints made using  lithographic techniques.

    30th September -22nd October, 2017 (PV 30/9/17 at 6-8pm all welcome)

  • 'The Original Print Show', Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk YO7 1PQ

    An exhibition of original prints by artists selected from this year's RA Summer Exhibition, Curated by Norman Ackroyd CBE RA

    9th September - 14th October, 2017

  • Harley Open, Harley Gallery, Welbeck Estate, Worksop

    24th June - 23rd August, 2017

  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD

    13th June - 20th August, 2017

  • Contemporary Masters From Britain, Yantai Art Museum, Yantai, China

    An exhibition of 85 works selected from the Priseman-Seabrook collection showcasing contemporary British painters

    July 3rd - 7th August

  • Contemporary British Painting Group Exhibition, Art Bermondsey Project Space

    25th July - 5th August

  • Contemporary Painting : In Good Health, Menier Gallery, 51 Southwark Street, Bermondsey, London SE1 1RU

    Group exhibition of 26 painters including : Basil Beattie, Ian Davenport, Mary Webb, Carol Rhodes, Cathy Lomax Julian Trevelyan, Pen Dalton and Matthew Krishanu

    13th - 17th June, 2017

  • New Topographies, Saul Hay Gallery, Castlefield, Manchester M3 4LZ

    Group exhibition of paintings,prints and a site specific installation by 5 artists inspired by landscape.

    17th March - 13th May, 2017. PV 16/3/17 5.30 -8PM - All welcome

  • 'Multiply'- LCB Depot, Leicester

    An exhibition of lithographs made as part of my stone lithography residency at Leicester Print Workshop along with works from Icelandic artist Nina Oskarsdottir 


  • The Royal society of British Artists 300th Annual Exhibition

    Sourced from member artists and through open submission and also including works from selected nationwide schools and colleges. The show will also have entries from the finalists of the Society's Rome Scholarship Award.

    22nd March - 1st April

  • Saul Hay Gallery at the Portico Library

    Group exhibition of paintings, prints, drawings and ceramics by Omid Asadi, Paul Bennett, Catherine Harrison, Josie Jenkins, Enzo Marra , Melinda Matyas, Mandy Payne and Jo Taylor.

    Friday 17th February - Sat 18th March 2017, PV Thursday 18th March - all welcome

  • RBA Rising Stars Exhibition

    Selected work from National Students Art Exhibition and RBA Rome Scholarship semi -finalists.

    10th February - 12th March

  • Passion To Print (P2P), Leicester Print Workshop

    Selected biennial exhibition of prints made by members of Leicester Print Workshop, showing in various venues around Leicester - please see LPW website for details

    1st November - 31st January 2017

  • Contemporary British Painting Prize Exhibition, Huddersfield Art Gallery

    5th November 2016 - 22nd January, 2017

  • 'New Townscape' - EPOK Studios, 75 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3RU

    Group exhibition of 7 Northern artists exploring post millennium urban painting

    19th November - 10th December

  • John Moores Painting Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

    9th July - 27th November 2016

  • Art on A Postcard - Secret Auction

    Secret Auction to raise funds for The Hepatitis C Trust - contributing artists include Grayson Perry, Maggie Hambling, Sir Peter Blake, Rebecca Salter, Ken Howard, John Wragg

    Auction to be held on 17th November 2016 (work available for viewing for one week ahead of the auction) at Maddox Gallery,Mayfair, London W1S 2QE

  • Bankley Studios Open Exhibition

    Selected exhibition of contemporary art featuring works in video, paint, 3d, and photography.

    7th - 29th October2016, Saturdays / Sundays 12-4

  • 'ONE' - Saul Hay Gallery, 33a Collier Street, Manchester M3 4 NA

    8th - 21st October, (PV 7th October, 6.00 - 8.30 pm)

  • Contemporary British Painting Prize, Riverside Gallery, Richmond on Thames

    10th September - 22nd October, 2016

  • Utopia Deferred, Corke Gallery, Liverpool L17 9PW

    Exhibition of paintings by Paul Collinson, Mandy Payne and Conor Rogers all shortlisted artists in the John Moores 2014 Painting Prize. All three artists share a common interest in urban landscape and the show explores the themes of Utopia, both real and imagined

    29th July - 9th September

  • RA Summer Exhibition 2016, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

    13th June - 21st August

  • Northern Artists at Bellwood & Wright, 58, Penny Street, Lancaster LA1 1XF

    Small group exhibition featuring the works of award winning Northern artists Louis Appleby, Mandy Payne, Jamie Holman, Peter Layzelle & Sarah Jane Bellwood.

    July 14 – 29th 2016

  • 'Utopia Deferred', Artlink Centre For Community Arts, 87 Princes Avenue, Hull, HU5 3QP

    Exhibition of paintings by Paul Collinson, Mandy Payne and Conor Rogers all shortlisted artists in the John Moores 2014 Painting Prize. All three artists share a common interest in urban landscape and the show explores the themes of Utopia, both real and imagined 

    21/5/16-2/7/16 (PV 20/5/16)

  • New Light Arts Prize, Panter and Hall, 11-12 Pall Mall, London

    Selection of work from artists from the New Light Arts prize


  • Nottingham University Fine Art Graduate Residents Exhibition, Djangoly Gallery, Lakeside Arts Centre,University of Nottingham NG 7 2RD

    Exhibition of work from staff and alumni from the Fine Art Department  at the University of Nottingham. Exhibition coincides with the final degree show of the last cohort of BA Fine Art students to graduate following the sad closure of the fine art degree course

    9th - 23rd june 2016

  • New Light Art Prize, Mercer Gallery, Harrogate HG1 2SA

    Group exhibition of 61 selected northern artists producing wall hung art working in paint, print and sculpture.

    20th February - 12th June 2016

  • John Moores Painting Prize China, Minsheng Gallery, Shanghai

    The work of the 5 finalists of the John Moores Painting Prize 2014 will be shown at the John Moores Painting Prize 2016 (China)

    28th March - 15th May

  • Drawing Mela, Harrington Mills Studios, Long Eaton, Nottingham

    Group Exhibition of 21 artists with drawing as its central theme

    10/4/16 - 24/4/16

  • Salon 8 - Group Exhibition of 10 contemporary artists at The Old Lock Up Studio, Cromford

    10 Contemporary artists :

    Geoff Diego Litherland, Rebecca Appleby, Jackie Berridge, Claudia Boese, Rachel Pinks, Mandy Payne, Paul Behnke, Terry Greene, Lisa Denyer and Clay Smith

    23 - 24th April, 11-4. PV 22nd April 6-9pm

  • 'Betwixt and Between' (Solo Exhibition), Cupola Gallery, Sheffield

    Solo exhibition of paintings and prints of my continued explorations of Park Hill, Sheffield.

    11/3/16 - 9/4/16

  • New Light Open Exhibition, Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, DL12 8NP

    Group exhibition of northern artists producing wall hung art.

    16th October - 7th February 2016

  • 'Molotovs to Modernism', LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RE

    Exhibition of  lithographs by Nina Oskarsdottir and myself - charting our first 6 months as residents at Leicester Print Workshop learning the process of stone lithography under the tutelage of Serena Smith.

    10th - 24th December, 2015 (weekdays only)

  • Christmas Mixed Exhibition, Bellwood and Wright, 58, Penny Street, Lancaster

    Mixed exhibition of paintings, original etchings, lithographs and silkscreen prints from a wide variety of artists including, Peter Blake, Albert Irving, Dan Baldwin, Fred Cuming,Alan Stones, Sonia Rollo, Louis Appleby, Sarah Jane Bellwood and Chris Mouncey

    3/12/15 - 24/12/15

  • PS Mirabel Multiply,14-20 Mirabel Street, Manchester M3 1PJ

    A selling show of affordable contemporaryartist editions, prints and multiples

    PV 12th November, 2015, 6-9pm then every Saturday 11-5 pm util 12th December

  • 'Park Hill Re- imagined' - Scottish Queen, Park Hill, Sheffield S2 5QX

    This exhibition represents the on-going work of the Imagine project in Park Hill. Imagine is a five-year project funded by the ESRC/AHRC’s Connected Communities programme to think about imagining better communities and making them happen. The exhibition shares residents and ex-residents’ perspectives in a number of formats: film, photos, quotations, drawings and archive material. This small exhibition is a precursor for a more extensive one to be held in 2016 at Weston Park Museum.

    7th - 9th November,2015

  • Art on a Postcard, Hepatitis C Trust, group show Soho Revue Gallery, 14 Greek Street, London W1D 4DP

    September 2015

  • National Open Art Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London

    21st October - 1st November 2015

  • SALON 7, The Old Lock Up Studio, 19 The Hill,Cromford, DE4 3RF

    Group Exhibition of 13 artists For One Night Only !

    12th September, 2015, 6 - 9.30pm

  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

    8th June - 16th August, 2015

  • The Art of Wandering, 35 Chapel Walk Sheffield

    Group exhibition exploring Psychogeography in Sheffield.

    18th - 31st July, 2015. Mon- Sat- 10-5, Sun - 11- 4. PV 6 -8pm.

  • Invited Artist

    Ashbourne Festival, DE6 1ES

    21st - 25th June, 2015

  • 'Autocatalytic Future Games'

    No Format,London SE18 5NR

    11th -14th and 17h -21st June, 2015

  • Cedric Ford Prize

    CAS, Highfield House, University Campus, University of Nottingham

    27th April - 15th May, 2015

  • 'Overlooked'

    Group Exhibition of Urban Landscape - Scottish Queen, Park Hill, Sheffield

    18th April - 10th May, 2015

  • Harley Open Exhibition

    Harley Gallery, Worksop

    14th February -12th April , 2015

  • Picturing Sheffield

    Millennium Gallery, Sheffield

    20th November - 12th April, 2015

  • National Open Art Competition

    Somerset House,London and Minerva Theatre, Chichester

    18th - September , 2014- 14th January, 2015

  • John Moores Painting Prize

    Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

    4th July - 30th November 2014

  • John Ruskin Prize - Recording Britain Now, Trinity Buoy Wharf, Docklands, London

    12th - 30th November 2014

  • John Ruskin Prize Exhibition, Millennium Galleries, Sheffield

    28th June - 12th October 2014

  • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

    9th June - 17th August 2014

  • 'Between Places and Spaces'

    (Solo Exhibition) Tarpey Gallery, Castle Donington

    26th April - 31st May

  • Process Exhibition

    Cupola Gallery, Sheffield

    19th April - 24th May

  • Sheffield Print Fair


  • Threadneedle Prize For Painting and Sculpture, Mall Galleries, London

    25/9/13 - 12/10/13

  • Wirksworth Festival

    7th -8th September

  • Harley Exhibition

    Harley Gallery,Worksop

    January 26th - 17th March 2013

  • South Yorkshire Open

    Cooper Gallery , Barnsley

    March 2012

  • Derby City Open Exhibition

    Derby City Art Gallery and Museums

    November - January 2011

  • Sheffield Open Studios

    May 2010

  • Derby Open Exhibition

    October 2009

  • South Yorkshire Open Exhibition

    Cooper Gallery, Barnsley

    March - May 2009

  • Great Sheffield Art Show

    2005 - 2009