Screen Shot 2015-08-27 at 11.24.21SOME of the greats of the history of art have provided the creative spark for a new show at a popular Middlesbrough gallery.

Inspired By Great Artists is the theme of the latest exhibition at Gallery TS1 which runs until September 25 at the venue on Corporation Road.

The show features works by six contemporary artists, drawing on the techniques and approaches of artists such as Paul Cezanne and Jackson Pollock.

Local artist and exhibition contributor Alan Morley said: “We’re putting on another great show which I’m sure people will enjoy, inspired by some of the greats.

“It’s all about finding influences from famous artists – our gallery artists and visiting artists have put together a terrific display of paintings.

“You’re always assured of a warm welcome at Gallery TS1, and you might just come away with a treat for yourself or a special gift for a loved one.”

Inspired By Great Artists launches at Gallery TS1 tonight (Thursday, August 27) from 5pm to 6.30pm, with the show open to the public until Friday, September 25.

All works in the show are for sale. The exhibition is open to all Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm.

Gallery TS1 is at 57 Corporation Road, TS1 1LT opposite the Empire and the Town Hall complex. Drop in or call 01642 729086 for more information or email contactgalleryts1@gmail.com