Haywards Heath artist to appear on Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year

A Haywards Heath artist will appear as a contestant on Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year.

Jo Myles was one of 36 artists selected from 10,000 applicants to take part in this year’s series and her successful submission piece is pictured outside Haywards Heath’s Green Tree Gallery, where Jo has been a regular exhibiting artist for several years.

“Having been a fan of the TV programme since it started, I was overjoyed to be a featured artist,” said Jo.

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“Meeting and spending time with the programme judges Tai Shan Sherenburg, Kathleen Soriano and Kate Bryan is something I’ll forever treasure, and it has been incredibly useful to have an insight into the minds of influencers and leaders of the art world.”

Jo Myles outside Haywards Heath’s Green Tree Gallery

The popular TV show features professional and amateur artists participating in regional heats in various locations around the UK with the aim of finding the best landscape painter every year.

The show airs on Wednesday evenings at 8pm on Sky Arts or via Freeview.

Jo will feature on the programme on Wednesday, February 17.