Private view of Winston Branch ‘The Sweet Scent of Magnolia’ at Varvara Roza Galleries

Winston Branch

What a brilliant evening at the private view of Winston Branch’s solo exhibition “The Sweet Scent of Magnolia”, presented by Varvara Roza Galleries in collaboration with The Blender Gallery. The exhibition includes some stunning large-scale canvases painted in Winston’s London studio during a prolific period in 2023.


Winston Branch

The artist arrived fashionably late, and guests included; Varvara Roza, CEO of Varvara Roza Galleries, Basia Briggs, Fashion family Tatum, Rocky and Louise Mazzilli, Henrietta, Countess of Caledon and Katie Braine, Jason Theophanidis, of The Blender Gallery, model and Guirado Estate CEO Catalina Guirado & Jorg White, OCA Gallery Founder Sherece Rainford, Africa Seen & Heard founder and film producer Winifred Adeyemi, Film Producer Peter Ogunsulu, Madeleine  LONDNR Magazine, Morgan Cars Heir Charles Morgan, Fashion Designer Olubiyi Thomas, Artist Kay Gasei, Armando Ara, artist & Head of Art Faculty at ACS London, Aeglia Roza, artist and academic Nadja Stamselberg, Hauser & Wirth director Sarah Bourghardt & Gallerist Lyndsey Ingram, and artist Oisin-davis Lyons.

Pictured at the Winston Branch private view at Varvara Roza Galleries: Anji Richards & Winifred Adeyemi; Varvara Roza & Catalina Guirado; Sherece Rainford. Photo: Nick Harvey.

At the age of 76, Branch shows no signs of slowing down, and remains as dedicated as ever to his craft.
Recent exhibitions include; the Royal Academy of Arts Summer exhibition 2023; “Jasmines Blowing in the wind” at Simon Lee Gallery ‘Fragments of Light’ at Cedric Bardawill in 2023; and a group exhibition at The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester in 2022. In 2018, the Tate Collection acquired ‘Zachary II’ (1982), a stunning abstract work with a powdery blue and sandy pink palette, which the Tate compared to a Monet.

Sotheby’s are also presenting an exhibition of Winston Branch. Winston Branch ‘Journey Into Light’, a retrospective of the artist’s work, at New Bond Street until 15th December 2023:

Pictured at the Winston Branch private view at Varvara Roza Galleries: Winston Branch & Basia Briggs; Winston Branch, The Countess of Caledon and Katie Braine; Winston Branch & Kay Gasei; Lee Sharrock, Tatum Mazzilli, Jori White, Louise Mazzilli, Catalina Guirado & Rocky Mazzilli; Sarah Bourghardt & Lyndsey Ingram. Photo: Nick Harvey.

Winston Branch “The Sweet Scent of Magnolia” is at Varvara Roza Galleries, Gallery 8, 8 Duke Street St. James’s, London SW1Y 6BN until 19th December 2023

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