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Isle of Wight Gallery

Isle of Wight Gallery Fine Art & Photography

About the Isle of Wight Gallery

A Celebration of Cutting-Edge Art

Isle of Wight Gallery 60a Union Street Ryde

About our Ryde Gallery. The Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery is proud to announce its grand opening as a new destination for enthusiasts seeking to immerse themselves in abstract art. With a curated collection featuring renowned artists like Andrew Conway-Hyde and David McAdam Freud and a diverse selection of abstract artists, photographers, and sculptors, the gallery promises to be a hub of creativity and inspiration.

The Isle of Wight Abstract Gallery, located in the heart of Ryde on the picturesque Isle of Wight, is set to become a premier art destination, showcasing the works of some of the most exciting and innovative artists in the abstract art genre.

The gallery is dedicated to promoting abstract art as a unique and expressive form of artistic expression that challenges traditional notions of representation and invites viewers to explore the limitless possibilities of the imagination. One of the highlights of the gallery’s inaugural exhibition is the inclusion of works by Andrew Conway-Hyde (gallery owner, abstract artist and photographer) and permanent gallery contemporary artist, David McAdam Freud son of Lucian Freud. Guest artists include Annemarie Borg (artist and alternative photography), Alex Williams (artist and sculptor), and Callum O’Connell (photographer – owner of Alfie in the Air photography gallery.

Building on his father's legacy, David McAdam Freud has established himself as a rising star in the art world, known for his bold and evocative abstract compositions that push the boundaries of artistic conventions. His works, which have garnered critical acclaim and recognition, will be on display at the gallery, providing visitors with a rare opportunity to witness the evolution of a new artistic voice. In addition to the works of Andrew Conway-Hyde and David McAdam Freud, the Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery will showcase a diverse array of abstract art forms, including paintings, sculptures, and photographs, by a carefully curated selection of talented artists. Visitors can expect to encounter a vibrant and dynamic display of abstract art that captures the spirit of experimentation, freedom, and creativity that defines the genre.


"We are thrilled to open the doors of the Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery and share our passion for abstract art with art lovers and collectors alike," said gallery owner, Andrew Conway-Hyde. "Our goal is to provide a platform for guest artists to showcase their innovative works and offer an immersive experience for visitors to appreciate the depth and richness of abstract art." The Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery aims to foster a thriving artistic community by hosting regular exhibitions, workshops, and events throughout the year that promote dialogue and engagement with abstract art. With its unique location on the stunning Isle of Wight, the gallery provides a tranquil and inspiring setting for art enthusiasts to explore and appreciate the beauty of abstract art.

The gallery's grand opening by the Mayor of Ryde is set for May 19th, 2023, (invitation only) and promises to be an unforgettable event for art connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike. The on going exhibitions will run for six weeks, allowing visitors ample time to experience the cutting-edge works on display as work is rotated. For more information about the Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery and its upcoming events, please visit our website at or contact us at or telephone us at : 01983 241642. About Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery: The Isle of Wight Abstract Art Gallery is a premier art gallery located on the Isle of Wight at 60a Union Street, Ryde, PO33 2LG, dedicated to showcasing the works of renowned abstract artists, photographers, and sculptors. With a commitment to promoting the innovation and diversity of abstract art, the gallery offers a unique space for guest artists and art enthusiasts to engage with this dynamic and ever-evolving genre. The gallery hosts regular exhibitions, workshops, and events to foster artistic dialogue and appreciation for abstract art.

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