What’s On

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the cancellation of Pollyanna's planned programme of talks and exhibitions for 2018.  Pollyanna's daughter and business partner Anna-Louise will be taking part in a limited number of events in Pollyanna's stead - please see below for details.

Exhibitions of new work and other events to benefit the Pollyanna Pickering Foundation are planned for 2019.  We will announce full details in due course - please keep checking back!

The following are a selection of forthcoming talks and exhibitions which are open to the general public. Click on the red event header to see full details! All dates and prices are correct at the time of writing, but we suggest you contact the organisers to confirm details before setting out. Times and dates of TV appearances are correct at the time of publication, but schedules can change prior to broadcast – check online for up to date details.

Further talks and exhibitions will continue to be added throughout the year.  Please bookmark us and keep checking back

Please note - times and dates of TV appearances are correct at the time of publication, but schedules often change prior to broadcast – check online for up to date details!

For subscribers to Pollyanna's Foundation newsletter *new events* and *updates* are marked as indicated.

Click here for a summary of the subjects of Pollyanna's twelve different talks.  From 2019 Anna-Louise will be accepting a limited number of bookings to speak about the incredible expeditions she undertook with Pollyanna, and the artwork which they inspired.  If you are interested in booking Anna-Louise to give a talk please contact us.

January 2018

DSC_0784 - Copy TV : Interview – Channel Seven News (Australia) - Date: 27th January 6.00pm Channel: Channel 9, Australia Details: Pollyanna took her sketch folder on location with a camera team from Channel Seven news (left) read more >
DSC_0792 TV : Interview Channel Nine News (Australia) - Date: 28th January 6.00pm Channel: Channel 9, Australia Details: While in Australia Pollyanna chatted to presenter Kate Collins (above left) from Channel Nine News about read more >

February 2018

DSC_0131 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Wildlife - *Update* new date! Date: 3rd Febuary 11.00am, 6.00pm and 11.00pm TV Programme :  Pollyanna Pickering Wildlife Channel: Create and Craft Details: Lynda Chapman will be read more >
ww1 Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - *Update : subject confimed* Date: 16th February 7.30pm Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons Venue: Holymoorside Village Hall    Holymoorside Chesterfield Derbyshire Details: Pollyanna is read more >
A9 24.09 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 25th February 12.00pm – 2.00pm & 5.00pm TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special Channel: Create and Craft *UPDATE* – New time and extra show read more >
A8 28.08 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 26th February 12.00pm and 5.00pm TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special Channel: Create and Craft Due to popular demand this year Pollyanna will be read more >

March 2018

DSC_0183 Talk: Gone Walkabout – An Artist Down Under - Date: 21st  March 7.30pm Talk: Gone Walkabout –  An Artist Down Under Venue : Winding Wheel Holywell Street, Chesterfield   Details : Pollyanna is delighted read more >
14907-009 Exhibition : 30 Artists for 30 Years - Date: 24th March – 7th May Exhibition : 30 Artists for 30 Years Venue: Patchings Art Centre Oxton Road, Calverton, Nottingham NG14 6NU   Details read more >
A9 21.09 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 25th  March 10.00am – 12.00pm TV Programme :  Pollyanna Pickering Special Channel: Create and Craft Details: Pollyanna will return to the Ideal World TV read more >
A2 24.02 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 26th February 12.00pm and 5.00pm TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special Channel: Create and Craft Details: Due to popular demand this year Pollyanna will read more >
A4 07.04 Exhibition : Annual Exhibition of the Association of Animal Artists - Date : 30th March – 13th May Exhibition : Annual Exhibition of the Association of Animal Artists Venue : Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire read more >

April 2018

PP dan tv TV : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 29th April 10.00am – 12.00pm TV Programme :   Pollyanna Pickering Special Channel: Create and Craft Details: Pollyanna will return to the Ideal World read more >
A2 29.02 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 30th April 12.00pm and 5.00pm TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special Channel: Create and Craft Details: Due to popular demand this year Pollyanna will read more >

May 2018

14735-008 Exhibition: Wildlife Artist of the Year - Date: 2nd – 6th May 10am to 5pm (closes 4pm on final day) Venue: The Mall GalleriesThe Mall London, SW1 Exhibition: Wildlife Artist of the read more >

June 2018

14147-008 Award Presentation: International Wildlife Art Society Exhibition - Date: 3rd June 2pm Venue: Nature in Art, Twigworth, Gloucester Event: International Wildlife Art Society Exhibition Details: As a patron of the Wildlife Art Society read more >
14956-002 *POSTPONED* Exhibition : Spirit of the Jaguar - Date: 16th  June – 1st  July We are very sorry to announce that this planned exhibition will NOT  be going ahead in June.  The exhibition read more >

July 2018

demo Event : Patchings Art Festival - Date : 12th July Venue : Patchings Art Gallery Oxton Road Calverton, Nottingham Event : Exhibition of work Details : Pollyanna was very pleased to read more >

August 2018

14893-002 Exhibition: Autumn Exhibition of the Association of Animal Artists - Date: 31st August – 27th September Venue: The Granary Gallery, Weston Park Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal, TF11 8LE  Details : A selection of Pollyanna’s  recent original artwork read more >

September 2018

P1060939 Event: Glam and Glitz Ball - Date: 28th September 7.30pm Venue : The Pavilion Morley Hayes, Main Road, Morley, Derbyshire DE7 6DG   Details : Pollyanna was proud to be a read more >
14893-002 Exhibition: Autumn Exhibition of the Association of Animal Artists - Date: 31st August – 27th September Venue: The Granary Gallery, Weston Park Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal, TF11 8LE  Details : A selection of Pollyanna’s  recent original artwork read more >
14836-004 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 9th September 12.00pm & 5.00pm Channel: Create and Craft Details: Pollyanna’s daughter and business partner Anna-Louise has been invited to the Ideal World TV read more >

October 2018

ppsqsketch-slide A Tribute Evening to Pollyanna Pickering - *UDATE* NEW EVENT Date: 7.30pm 17th October 2017 Venue: The Dales United Reformed Church Parkdale Road Bakersfield Nottingham NG3 7GL Details: Pollyanna has given many read more >
14216-19 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 28th October 12.00pm & 5.00pm Channel: Create and Craft   Details: Anna-Louise will return to the Ideal World TV studios to appear live on read more >
A11 01.11 Event : Remembering Great Apes Book Launch - Date: 18th  October 19.15 pm Venue: Royal Geographical Society 1 Kensington Gore London SW7 2AR Details: Anna-Louise is honoured to have been invited to attend read more >
ppbto World Animal Day - Date : 4th October Details : As a patron of Naturewatch, Pollyanna is proud to support World Animal Day, on 4th October –  an initiative read more >

November 2018

14822-003 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 15th November 10.00pm & 2.00pm Channel: Create and Craft Create and Craft TV will be celebrating Pollyanna’s artwork inspired by her expeditions into the read more >
vmk (2) Event : Born Free Christmas Ball - Date: 24th November Venue: Burton Albion Pirelli Stadium, Albion Suite, Princess Way, Burton on Trent Above : Pollyanna and Virginia enjoy a previous Born Free Ball Details read more >
14879-002 *POSTPONED* Exhibition : Winter Exhibition - Date: 17th  November – 2nd  December We are sorry to announce that the exhibition planned for November 2018 has been postponed.  An exhibition of brand read more >

December 2018

A9 24.09 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Special - Date: 2nd December 12.00pm & 5.00pm Channel: Create and Craft Above : Pollyanna on a previous Create and Craft Show Details: Pollyanna’s daughter and business read more >