Events:  Ruth Buchanan BA(hons), SEA, IEA



 Exhibitions & Events 2021

The Art Show at The Great Yorkshire Show

13th - 16th July 2021 at The Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Capped numbers and advance tickets only at

Cancelled or postponed exhibitions

Society of Equestrian Artist's Annual Open Exhibition

September 2020

Sally Mitchell's Gallery, Tuxford, Newark

2021 - event in September Pending

International Side Saddle Exposition

May 2020 at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool

Postponed til late Autumn 2021 Date TBC


Society of Equestrian Artist's Member's Exhibition. April 2020

The Granary Gallery, Weston Park, Shropshire

Postponed til April 2022

Bramham International Horse Trials

June 2020 at Bramham Park, West Yorkshire

2021 - event CANCELLED. Next event June 2022

Past Exhibitions and Events

Thump of the Tale. Joint exhibition by Ruth Buchanan and Julie Cross at The Granary Gallery, Weston Park, Shropshire, UK (2019)


The Art Show at The Great Yorkshire Show (Invitational 2019 & 2012-2018)

Exhibitor (2019 & 2005-2018)

Bramham Horse Trials

Association of Animal Artists 

Annual & Autumn/Winter Exhibitions (2014-2019)

Fabriano in Acquarello International Watercolour exhibition. Fabriano, Italy (2018 & 2015-2017)

‘The Horse In Art' Exhibition (Society of Equestrian Artists) 2017 & 2015, The Museum of the Horse, Tuxford, Nottinghamshire, UK

‘The Horse In Art' Exhibition (Society of Equestrian Artists) 2016, The Heritage Centre for Horse Racing and Sporting Art, Newmarket, UK


Exhibitor (2016 & 2014-2015)

Gold Cup Polo Finals, Cowdray Park, UK


Artist & Illustrators Magazine, Artist of The Year 2014  (2015)

Mall Galleries, London


Handelsbanken Invitational 2014

Wetherby, UK


'The Horse In Art' Exhibition (Society of Equestrian Artists) 2014, 2013

Mall Galleries, London


Solo Exhibition 2013

The Gallery Upstairs, Wetherby


Exhibitor 2013

Badminton Horse Trials


'The Horse In Art' Exhibition (Society of Equestrian Artists) 2012

Menier Gallery, London


Exhibitor (2004-2012)

Burghley Horse Trials


Solo Exhibition 2006

Artist in residence 2005

Thirsk Racecourse

 Workshops 2021

Hornsea Arts Festival  - 'Colour of Speed' (expressive painting of racehorses)  workshop 14th August 2021, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Cost £35.

Event details and Booking


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Cancelled or postponed workshops

The Society of Equestrian Artists - one day Workshop - Painting Horses From Life - August 2020.  To be rearranged in 2021