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  • Rolf to perform live at Wickham Festival

    We are delighted to announce that Rolf Harris will be making a welcome return and performing live with his six-piece band at Wickham Festival on Sunday 4th August 2013.  He will include some of his classic hit songs: ‘Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport’, ‘Two Little Boys’ and ‘Stairway to Heaven’.  Wickham Festival provides the ideal treat…

  • The Times Compares Rolf to Hirst and Picasso

    To read The Times article comparing Rolf to Hirst and Picasso, click here.

  • Rolf Harris A World of Wildlife

    Rolf’s eagerly anticipated new wildlife collection includes some of the finest work of his career. This outstanding new collection includes seven compelling limited editions on canvas and paper from one of the nation’s foremost wildlife artists. These arresting creatures are set against atmospheric backdrops which allow them to live and breathe…

  • New Winter Release

    This winter Rolf has created a stunning winter vision - a lone figure making his way home through London in the snow. The image features some classic elements of the city…the distinctive red telephone box, the charming globe lampposts and, overseeing everything, the snow-laden branches of an ever present plane tree. ‘Heading Homewards’ is ava…

  • Rolf at the Southbank Centre

    We are delighted to announce that Rolf will be hitting the Southbank Centre early next year. He will be making a rare stage appearance at the Royal Festival Hall, performing live on Friday 8 February 2013. Of course Rolf is used to huge crowds, the Diamond Jubilee Concert and Glastonbury being just two stages where he has recently wowed thousands o…

  • An officer and a gentleman

    Earlier this year Rolf was appointed Officer of the Order of Australia in Her Majesty’s Birthday Honours list. On November 7th he attended the Australian High Commission, London for his investiture. The award, one of Australia’s highest honours, was presented to Rolf by John Dauth AO LVO, the Australian High Commissioner, in recognition of his…

  • Rolf Presents award to The Pride of Britain Awards' Young Fundraiser of the Year

    It was a night of tears and celebrations as The Daily Mirror's The Pride of Britain Awards was aired on ITV last night (October 30).  Hosted by Carol Vorderman, the annual glittering ceremony marked its 14th year with a star-studded gala at the Grosvenor House, London. One of our favourite recipients of The Daily Mirror's Pride of Britain Awards…

  • Rolf Harris on itv's The Alan Titchmarsh Show

    Rolf Harris was a guest on itv's The Alan Titchmarsh Show yesterday. Rolf talked to Alan about his paintings and his new exhibition at Clarendon Fine Art which opens to the public on 26 October to 3rd November. He also chatted to Alan about his new Channel 5 TV series Rolf's Animal Clinic which is screened from 23 October at 8 p.m.Click here to wat…

  • Rolf Harris on itv's This Morning Show

    Rolf Harris was a guest on itv's This Morning Show, where he talks about his 6 week Channel 5 series Rolf's Animal Clinic which is screened from 23 October at 8 p.m and also his upcoming Clarendon Fine Art Exhibition of New Works which starts on 26th October until 3rd November. Click Here to view the This Morning show with Rolf. 

  • Rolf opens Birmingham Gallery with an exclusive exhibition

    Rolf Harris CBE, AO opened Birmingham’s leading fine art gallery with an exclusive exhibition of artwork, which will run from Saturday 13th to Saturday 27th October. Rolf Harris’s spellbinding new collection of ‘broad brush’ landscapes features the vast and vibrant spaces of Australia and the USA and shows the nation’s best loved artist…

  • Rolf returns to Mayfair

    Clarendon Fine Art is hosting a solo exhibition of new original paintings from Rolf between 26th October and 3rd November 2012. As with all of Rolf’s work this new collection is characterised by the dual qualities of personal impact and technical excellence. Within the wide ranging subject matter his style is unmistakable, combining an impression…

  • New releases for Rolf

    This autumn Rolf has given us a breathtaking series of landscapes featuring the vast and vibrant spaces of Australia and USA. Each of these pieces was created using a broad brush – a method that Rolf has made famous on our TV screens and in live shows. This style is ideally suited to these wide and sweeping scenes which have a remarkable level of…

  • ROLF’S HIT EXHIBITION!

    Last chance to see Rolf Harris show at the Walker Art GalleryWith only one week left before it closes, Rolf Harris: Can You Tell What It Is Yet? has already been viewed by a staggering 100,000 visitors! The exhibition, which runs until 12 August 2012, has had an average of 1,000 visitors a day and with one week left, it looks set to break all recor…

  • Rolf Returns to the Walker

    Rolf Harris will return to the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool on Saturday 14 July for a special book signing event. The Walker’s exhibition, ‘Rolf Harris: Can You Tell What It Is Yet?’ which runs until 12 August, has achieved record breaking visitor figures since it opened in May with the gallery’s best attended Saturday ever. In the short s…

  • Rolf book launch in Mayfair

    We are delighted to announce that Clarendon Fine Art in Mayfair will be holding a Champagne Reception to celebrate the launch of Rolf’s new book ‘A Portrait of London’ from Saturday 30th June from 1pm to 3pm. Rolf arrived in Britain in 1952 and has created this magnificent collectors’ book as a beautiful tribute to his love affair with the…

  • Watch a new interview with Rolf

    See Rolf talking about his fabulous public exhibition at the Walker Gallery. Hear about which pieces he most enjoyed painting and which are his favourites from his incredible 60-year life in art.  Click here to watch now 

  • Congratulations to Rolf Harris AO

    We are delighted to announce that Rolf has just been awarded a hugely prestigious honour which makes this already extraordinary year even more memorable. Rolf has been appointed an Officer in the Order of Australia (AO) as part of the 2012 Queen's Birthday Honours for his distinguished service to the performing and visual arts, to charitable organi…

  • Rolf's on Facebook

    Visit Rolf’s Facebook page and stay up to date with all the latest news and information from the UK’s best loved artist. You’ll be the first to receive invitations to exclusive personal appearances and exhibition previews, advance notification of forthcoming releases and new originals, and news of anything exciting that’s going on in the wo…

  • Rolf Paints… the Diamond Jubilee

    Over the Jubilee weekend Rolf was joined by Anneka Rice and a team of 60 inspirational artists in ‘Rolf Paints …. The Diamond Jubilee’, the BBC’s artistic tribute to the Queen’s 60 year reign. Rolf threw open the doors of his specially-constructed 'pop-up art school' to artists of all ages and abilities as, for one day only, they set up e…

  • Rolf’s Jubilee Joy

    The Jubilee weekend was one to remember for many reasons, and Rolf was thrilled to be invited to participate in this spectacular nationwide party. 60 years ago he spent the freezing cold night before the Coronation on Hyde Part Corner with a blanket and his accordion, and even though it drizzled with rain, Rolf says 'Nothing could dampen Coronation…

  • ROLF MAKES HISTORY AT THE WALKER

    Rolf is all the rage at the Walker Art Gallery where the new exhibition, 'Rolf Harris: Can You Tell What It Is Yet?' has achieved record breaking visitor figures in its opening weekend. Rolf-mania was in full force on Saturday 19 May when over 3,500 visitors made it the busiest Saturday ever for the gallery. Coming from across the UK, visitors queu…

  • Rolf Harris A Portrait of London

    Rolf’s new collection entitled ‘A Portrait of London’ is monumental achievement. It incorporates nine magnificent limited editions and a beautiful hardback book bringing together every London painting that he has created since he first set foot on British soil 60 years ago. Rolf commented: “I fell in love with this exciting and cosmopolitan…

  • Rolf Harris Joins Light Night Celebrations

     ROLF HARRIS JOINS LIGHT NIGHT CELEBRATIONS TO COMPLETE LARGE PAINTING AT WALKER GALLERY FOR LIVE AUDIENCE . HE WILL ALSO BE PRESENT AT WALKER GALLERY ON SATURDAY 19 MAY FOR SIGNING EVENT. As well as being the first to see Rolf’s new exhibition, visitors to the Walker Art Gallery tonight, 18th May could get a brush with the man himself.The…

  • Read all about it…

    Rolf is rarely out of the news nowadays, and the announcement of his forthcoming BAFTA Fellowship has attracted the spotlight yet again. His latest interview in the Daily Mail Weekend magazine discusses his unique status as an award winning artist of and for the people, and offers some lovely insights into his personality and how he feels about his…

  • BAFTA Fellowship for Rolf

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has today announced that Rolf will be presented with the much-coveted Fellowship at this year’s Arqiva British Academy Television Awards on Sunday 27 May at the Royal Festival Hall. Awarded annually, the BAFTA Fellowship is the highest accolade bestowed upon an individual in recognition of t…

  • Rolf's Kaleidoscope look back at his career

    If you love Rolf Harris, then sit back and enjoy this kaleidoscope look at his remarkable career. Click here to view Rolf's Kaleidoscope video. "You know, when I surf through all the different sections of this site, I can't help thinking just how lucky I've been over the years, and what an amazingly varied career I've been able to enjoy.I'm…

  • ROLF HARRIS: CAN YOU TELL WHAT IT IS YET?

    Come and visit the first major UK exhibition to explore Rolf’s life and work One of the country’s most important national galleries is currently hosting the first ever retrospective of Rolf’s paintings from the last 40 years. The exhibition will be exhibiting till the 12th August 2012 , this major event is staged at the city of Liverpool’s…

  • The Signature Collection

    Rolf’s superb new collection comprises twelve new limited edition prints based on some marvellous subjects that have caught his attention over the last three quarters of 2011. Most of the paintings started life as an image on his trusty camera that is always with him. As Rolf himself comments: “Some of the images, like 'Fifties Rush Hour', take…

  • New Winter Release

    In a recent Daily Telegraph article entitled ‘Why I love to paint London’, Rolf Harris was described as a ‘copper-bottomed national treasure’. Despite the fact that Rolf’s Australian roots are still very much in evidence, he has an amazing affinity for the UK, and this is never more obvious than in his magnificent paintings of his adopt…

  • Rolf's Personal Appearances This Winter

    Rolf’s schedule remains as busy as ever with painting, exhibitions, writing, gigs, interviews and public appearances. His recent prime time TV appearance on 'Piers Morgan’s Life Stories’, which achieved fantastic viewing figures, highlighted Rolf's amazing life and how this multi talented entertainer has become a national treasure. Clearly he…

  • New Autumn Releases from Rolf Harris

    A new collection from Rolf Harris is always big news, and this autumn the UK’s artist of the year has created another exceptional series of images to delight and inspire the nation’s art lovers. From London streets to the Australian Outback, Rolf creates a sense of place and atmosphere like no other living artist.Click here to view Rolf’s…

  • New collectors item for art lovers

    “Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport” is a stunning new box set from the incomparable Rolf. Incorporating 15 limited edition illustrations to the much-loved song and a complimentary book and DVD, this eagerly awaited collector’s item brings together art, words, music and laughter in Rolf’s inimitable style. When he wrote ‘Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sp…

  • Rolf is named as UK Artist of the Year 2011

    Over the course of his astonishing career Rolf has won countless awards, accolades and plaudits. The latest of these was announced this summer when his magnificent collection of limited editions won him the title of Published Artist of the Year 2011. “I’m painting every day and loving every minute of it. I was delighted to be named as the UK’…

  • Rolf renews his ties with Queen Elizabeth

    But this time it’s not the monarch – it’s the magnificent new luxury cruise ship from the world famous Cunard line. Rolf made a personal appearance on Queen Elizabeth earlier this year to present his new collection in the beautiful on-board gallery, Clarendon Fine Art, and was interviewed in front of an audience of guests.  Rolf’s portrait…

  • Rolf on Jamie's Dream School

    Jamie Oliver’s latest project has moved from the school kitchens into the classroom, inviting a host of celebrity teachers to see what they can do with a group of disenfranchised teenagers. One of the boys has gone on record saying that the school has changed his life: “The class that had the most effect on me, though, was art with Rolf Harris…

  • Rolf on Welsh Art

    BBC One Wales has launched a new series this spring featuring Rolf’s exploration of art inspired by and originating in Wales. Rolf on Welsh Art is a four-part series following Rolf Harris’ passion for historical and contemporary Welsh Art. The personal journey reflects Rolf’s taste in pictures and his Welsh ancestry (Rolf’s family comes f…

  • Rolf Harris The Studio Collection 2011

    After finishing the year in style as the subject of a major BBC TV documentary at Christmas, Rolf has started 2011 with another fabulous project. He has released an outstanding new collection of editions, which comprises ten new works that Rolf has personally selected from his studio. Taking us from the tree-lined sidewalks of Amsterdam to the vast…

  • Rolf Paints his Dream

    When Rolf Harris met acclaimed film maker Vikram Jayanti at a party, the two had a conversation that was to spark the most exciting artistic project of 2010. Rolf confessed an unfulfilled ambition to Vikram, who immediately saw the possibilities of a fascinating idea, marrying fine art, classic literature and contemporary celebrity, and ‘Rolf Pai…

  • Rolfs New Wildlife Releases

    It has been an amazing year of creative energy from the UK’s most collectable modern master Rolf Harris CBE. He has released the ‘A Life in Art’ collection, a stunning hardback book, a fabulous sculpture, a reinvented art website and has undertaken a major national tour. We are delighted to announce that he has now releases a superb new pair…

  • One To Watch

    Rolf’s new exhibition celebrating 65 years in art has been warmly received in the media and he has been kept busy with interviews for TV, radio, newspapers and magazines. Click here to view his recent interview on ITV’s‘This Morning’.

  • Rolf opens new Mayfair gallery

    This July Rolf celebrated 65 years in art when he unveiled a superb array of works at the private opening of the new Clarendon Fine Art gallery in London’s Dover Street, Mayfair. The exhibition, entitled ‘A Life in Art’ includes paintings, drawings and lithographs, and represents some of the finest work of his long and illustrious career.  A…

  • Spring collection from Rolf

    In the first of his 2010 limited edition releases, Rolf shows why he is the most enduringly popular and successful artist at work in the UK. Despite the diversity both of style and subject matter, both pieces are instantly recognisable as the work of this modern master. ‘Into the Sun’ tempers extreme accuracy with genuine affection, while ‘Ul…

  • A Life in Art Retrospective Book

    'A Life in Art' is a spectacular retrospective of the life and work of Rolf Harris. It represents both a celebration of artistic excellence, and a tribute to the man who has done more to bring art into the mainstream than any other individual in this country. Its 260 full colour pages reinforce the huge impact that Rolf has had on the world of art,…

  • Happy Birthday Rolf!

    2010 is set to be a massive year for Rolf Harris. His 80th birthday fell in March, and this will be celebrated with the launch of a major new retrospective tour in London and around the country, the publication of a beautiful art book dedicated to Rolf's life and work, and a superb collection of artwork which will be released over the year.

  • A Life in Art - National Exhibition Tour 2010

    This monumental exhibition has been created to celebrate Rolf Harris's unique contribution to the world of art over half a century, in this his 80th birthday year. It incorporates an exceptional array of collectable limited editions, lithographs, sculptures and a new retrospective art book, all of which demonstrate the versatility, technical skill…

  • The changing face of Rolf

    Rolf painted his most recent portrait in January 2010. He says: “It was suggested to me that I should really do a new self portrait to mark my eightieth year. I’d just accidentally dropped my old glasses from my top pocket without noticing. Then, wouldn’t you know, I’d driven over them in my car! This was the first time I got to wear the ne…

  • Rolf Harris Modern Master

    Long acknowledged as a living legend, Rolf has been awarded the CBE and has won many accolades for his artwork. In 2000 he received an honorary membership from the Royal Society of British Artists, joining a distinguished list that includes Sir Winston Churchill and James McNeil Whistler. His status as the nation’s most popular artist was highlig…

  • Intuition The stunning new sculpture from Rolf

    In an exciting new departure this summer sees the release of Rolf’s first limited edition sculpture. During his TV series ‘Rolf on Art’, Rolf discovered that Rodin’s sculpture of a pair of hands used the same single hand sculpture but simply placed it in two different positions in the finished work. He created ‘Intuition’ using a simila…

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