Latest portraits by Gary Armer

Last Chance to see the Football is Art Exhibition

The excellent Football Is Art exhibition at the National Football Museum closes on Sunday 3rd November. If you still haven't managed to visit then be sure to get to Manchester before it finishes. I recently visited the exhibition with my family for the first time since the preview evening and it was great to [...]

October 10th, 2019|News, Portraits|

Royal Portraits at Buckingham Palace

A few weeks ago I managed to get down to London for a day where I finally visited Buckingham Palace. I’ve wanted to tour the iconic Palace for a few years now and I wasn’t disappointed. I visited the palace with a Royal Day Out ticket which included access to the Royal Mews and Queen's [...]

August 20th, 2015|Inspiration, Portraits|

Military Portrait Paintings at Stirling Castle

During a tour of Scotland last month I spent a day exploring the fabulous Stirling Castle and was delighted to discover the inspirational military portrait paintings of The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Museum. The Great Hall, Stirling Castle Perched high on top of Castle Hill, overlooking the city, the historic fortification is [...]

December 18th, 2014|Inspiration, Portraits|

Inspirational Places – Dunham Massey Hall

Military Hospital, Antique Treasures and Portraits I recently visited the fantastic Dunham Massey Hall in Trafford near Altrincham, Manchester. The moated Georgian house is set in a beautiful deer park and contains a superb collection of regency treasures including paintings, furniture and silverware. For 2014 the house has another reason to visit, with part of [...]