Current exhibitions…

Studio Exhibition
2016 Open Studio Exhibition at Rousham

Thursday November 24th  - 6.30 to 8.30 p.m.
Friday November 25th - 6.30 to 8.30 p.m.
Saturday November 26th - 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

25% net proceeds will go to Child Bereavement UK

An exhibition of new and recent work in Francis Hamel's studio at Rousham.
A list of work, on-line catalogue and price list will be available at the beginning of November.

For invitations and all further details please contact

Portrait Commission for St Catherine's College, Oxford.
I am also working on a collection of portraits for St Catherine's College, Oxford of the Cameron Mackintosh Professors of Contemporary Theatre.
The first ten are nearly complete… Stephen Sondheim, Sir Ian McKellen, Sir Alan Ayckbourn, Sir Michael Codron, Sir Peter Shaffer, Arthur Miller, Lord Attenborough, Sir Richard Eyre, Thelma Holt and Stephen Daldry.

Sir Ian McKellen - Francis Hamel


Francis Hamel paints a portrait in oils and talks
about the process.

A short demonstration of how to get started on a
still life painting in oils

This web site includes details of pictures for sale, limited edition signed prints of the Oxford paintings, examples of commissioned pieces and information on how to commission a painting.

If you would like to be sent invitations and catalogues for forthcoming exhibitions please e-mail Francis Hamel your name, postal address and e-mail address.