Alan Reynolds (1926 - 2014) Weald 1959, Edinburgh Weavers Screen Printed Slubby Cotton Tweed, 85 x 110 cms
Gray MCA

About

Gray M.C.A

Gray M.C.A is recognised as being the international leader in the specialist art field of original Fashion Illustration from post war 1940s to the present day.

From original artworks by the masters of fashion illustration including Carl ‘Eric’ Erickson, René Bouché, René Gruau, Antonio Lopez & Kenneth Paul Block to the contemporary masters including Bil Donovan & Jason Brooks.

Original Fashion Illustration

These artists works have graced the front covers & inside pages of leading fashion journals worldwide from Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, W Magazine & Elle to The New York Times, The Times & Women’s Wear Daily.

These original artworks highlight the elegance, poise & beauty of fashion through the brushstrokes of the masters of fashion interpretation.  

Each year Gray M.C.A curates the internationally acclaimed exhibition 'Drawing on Style'. The exhibition is a key art event held during London & New York Fashion Weeks highlighting the most influential & important fashion illustrators of this highly evocative & increasingly important art genre.

Modern Textiles

Gray M.C.A sources the rarest & most important examples of textiles designed by the Modern British masters working at the forefront of the art world in post war Europe; including Ben Nicholson, Henry Moore, Keith Vaughan & William Scott.  

With particular emphasis on original textiles from the Ascher Studio & Alistair Morton’s Edinburgh Weavers, David Whitehead Ltd, Liberty, Sanderson & Sons Ltd.  

Modern artist’s textiles are a vital creative pillar in the story of Modern & Contemporary Art & a key element of the wider works of the great Modern masters of the 20th century.

'Styled by Design', an exhibition celebrating the textile works of the Modern masters of the 20th century & those following in their tradition. is held annually in London and Bath.

Design

Gray M.C.A sources individual works of art from Modernist & Contemporary painting, sculpture & design from the mid 20th Century to the modern day.  

Each work is unique in style, highlighting the beauty of its genre.  

Exhibitions

Gray M.C.A Bath opened in June 2018 at 5 Margaret's Buildings, Bath, BA1 2LP.

Exhibitions are held throughout the year and the Internationally acclaimed shows 'Drawing on Style' and 'Styled by Design' will transfer to Gray M.C.A Bath following London and New York Exhibits.

Gray M.C.A exhibits through out the year at International Art Fairs & stand alone exhibitions in London, New York & Palm Beach.

For further information visit the company website

Location

Gray MCA
Gray M.C.A Ltd
Modern British and contemporary art, fashion illustrations and textiles
Address
5 Margaret's Buildings
Bath
Somerset
BA1 2LP
Opening hours
By appointment and at fairs
Established
2010
Contact(s)
Ashley Gray
Fairs
Art Antiques London
Decorative Antiques & Textile Fair
LAPADA Fair
BADA
Works on Paper Fair
Palm Beach Jewellery Art & Antique Show