Jazz Festival

Victoria Rees

As part of an exciting new collaboration with the International Cheltenham Jazz Festival, from 26th April – 1st May, the Gardens Gallery in Montpellier is delighted to be hosting Fine artist and textile designer Victoria Rees for her show ‘Art , textiles and all that Jazz‘. This will be a rare opportunity to see the creative journey of an artist who has worked intensely with some of the world’s most respected musicians.

A Royal Academy of Art’s scholar, Victoria’s has an impressive resumé, her work has been exhibited at the Royal Academy, the National Portrait Gallery, the Aberdeen city gallery the Ruth Borchard  at Piano Nobile London. Her work is also featured in various private & public collections.

Click here https://www.victoriarees.co.uk/ to visit Victoria’s webpage for more information about the artist and her work.

The International Opera Awards are delighted to announce their latest artistic collaboration with Fine artist Victoria Rees.

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The gallery is open from 10.00 to 18.00 from 26th April to 1st May.




The Gardens were originally developed in the early 1800's and its centrepiece is the Bandstand.

Facing the Bandstand is the Proscenium Building where we now have our Gallery.

Follow https://tinyurl.com/MontpellierGardens for a history of the gardens and https://www.facebook.com/MontpellierGardens/about for information about Friends of the Bandstand and Gardens(FOMBAG).


  1. There is wheelchair access to the gallery from the path between the tennis courts and the gallery.
  2. For exhibitors delivering their work, there is a locked bollard to be removed at the gardens entrance. See link below for details.
  3. Unfortunately, there is no disabled parking in the gardens.
  4. Exhibitors should take care to design their exhibition layout with wheelchair use in mind.

For full information about accessibility, please follow this link:


 Typical annual foot-fall is 22000.

If we take out the impact of Festivals then the weekly average is 400 per week.

This varies according to the variables of weather, social media, networking, number of artists, and the appeal of the Exhibition


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