Everard Read
STAND 619
Established in 1913 Everard Read is one of the world's oldest commercial art galleries. The gallery specialises in art from South Africa and today we have art galleries in London, Cape Town, Johannesburg and Franschhoek.

Everard Read is delighted to present John Meyer’s 'The Planet Earth Collection' at MASTERPIECE London.

An acclaimed South African artist, John Meyer, has spent his life observing and celebrating the landscapes, skies and seas of our world through his work.

The paintings in this new collection illuminate the majesty and ephemeral beauty of our planet, including, Antarctica and the Amazon, the Maasai Mara Plains, Patagonia and the Norwegian fjords, presenting his - and perhaps our - memory of landscape, and how it feels, or might feel, to be in these places.

As Friederich Schiller noted in the 19th century, amid the early industrial revolution, “as nature begins gradually to vanish from human life, so we see it emerge in the world of the poet as an idea”.

This new collection of paintings is a poignant love poem to planet Earth, one which Meyer has been writing in increments for more than half a century, and which has culminated in these soaring vistas that capture the magnitude and wonder of the natural world, as well as the built environment. They are also vanishing landscapes and in that sense are, one fears, an epitaph for a fragile world.

Contact

80 Fulham Road

London, SW3 6HR, United Kingdom

+44 (0)20 7590 9991 Website Email

CURRENT AND UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

BRONZE, STEEL AND STONE | EVERARD READ AT RIVERHILL GARDENS

JUNE – SEPTEMBER 2022

Everard Read is delighted to partner with Riverhill Himalayan Gardens this summer to present, BRONZE, STEEL AND STONE, an exhibition of contemporary sculpture within the 12 acres of historic gardens in Sevenoaks, Kent.

GO TO WEBSITE

EXHIBITORS

Masterpiece's exhibitors span all eras and disciplines and include many of the world's most distinguished art dealerships. Scrupulous vetting and thoughtful juxtaposition allow one to encounter beautiful works of art, have one's eyes opened to the unfamiliar, and buy with confidence.

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Create your account to access your personalised dashboard.

Already have an account? Log in here

Confirm password is wrong

What are your areas of interest?

Antiques Classical Art Clocks & Watches Contemporary Art Design
Fine Art Jewellery Modern Art Photography Silver, Ceramics & Objets d’Art

I’d like to receive news and updates from Masterpiece I agree to Masterpiece London’s Privacy Policy

This field is required.

Please check your email and activate your account

Account already registered to this email. Click here to Login

 

MASTERPIECE LOGIN

 
If you don’t have an account, sign up to explore exhibitors’ artworks and register for exclusive events and benefits.
Create An Account Forgot password

Username not found

Password sent to your email

 

Your Account Successfully Activated
Click here to Log in



Please check your email and activate your account


Something went wrong