Art – Life Beyond Sight Loss auction

'Life Beyond Sight Loss' is an art exhibition and auction which explores the role of art in assisting blind veterans overcome the challenges of sight loss.

Bidding opens on 14 January

Matt Rhodes painting

Blind Veterans UK is working with online auction house 'Charity Stars' to raise funds via the sale of a number of signed portraits produced by blind veteran Matthew Rhodes.  Celebrity portraits featured in this auction include:

John Bishop, Bernard Cribbins, Steven Gerrard, Lorraine Kelly, Joanna Lumley, Andy Murray, Alec Newman, Susanna Reid, Ben Shephard and Barbara Windsor.
You can view and bid via this link.

Many other items featured in the exhibition including landscapes, abstracts and photography produced by other blind veterans are also available to the highest bidder.

View the catalogue

Chris Nowell

To find out more about the artist click on their name below to view a short biography.
Colin Gibb                        
Peter King
Don Mulryan                    
Chris Nowell
Matt Rhodes                        
William Turner

If you would like to bid on any of the featured items send your bid to / 01492 864574.

Leave your name, phone number/email address, the catalogue number and name of the painting you wish to bid for, and the price you are bidding.


The auctions will close at midnight 12 February 2017.
Please note that reserves have been placed on many items – bids below the reserve will not be accepted.
Items can be collected from our Llandudno centre or delivered to your chosen address subject to receipt of postal charge.
Items will not be released until payment in full is received.
All funds raised will go to Blind Veterans UK.