Gerda Roper Paintings and Drawings


My work revolves around drawing, pencil on paper and painting with oil on canvas. It is drawn to a reality that engages with metaphor and imagination.

The paintings and drawings combine vision, dream and reality.

You can follow me on Instagram #Gerda Roper or email me to find out more.

A recent review of my work by Professor Jill Journeaux is on this webpage.

News - August 2020

I am exhibiting three works in the 2020 July Welsh Group Lockdown Exhibition.

I will be exhibiting a painting – 'A Lost Childhood ' – in Cynon Valley Museum's online Exhibitions At Home from 22 August 2020.

My paintings will be on display in an Autumn 2020 (dates tbc) mixed show hosted by the Aviary Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Three of my drawings and three watercolours are included in the 2020 August Found Gallery Twenty Twenty Exhibition: 19 August – 11 September. 

Newport Museum and Art Gallery is preparing to re-open to the public this month and with a revised exhibitions schedule they will be hosting the Forty Years On Exhibition from 24 October 2020 to 30 January 2021. 

Art in the Attic, Porth from 24 August to 11 September.  About drawing experiences in lockdown.

The Welsh Group Exhibition Across Two Valleys has been rescheduled for March 2021.

My 2020 one-person show at the Museum of Modern Art Machynlleth has been postponed to 2021.

  • 101 Hide and Seek at Dusk
    101 Hide and Seek at Dusk
  • 105 A Quick Peek Hide and Seek
    105 A Quick Peek Hide and Seek
  • 115 Hide and Seek by Moonlight
    115 Hide and Seek by Moonlight
  • 120 Hide and Seek in the Light
    120 Hide and Seek in the Light
  • 201 Dior Chandelier 1
    201 Dior Chandelier 1
  • 202 Dior Chandelier 2
    202 Dior Chandelier 2
  • 203 The Lonely Seeker
    203 The Lonely Seeker

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