Exhibitions & Events
A wide variety of exhibitions this month - something for everyone !
AYOT ST. LAWRENCE ART FAIR
'STRANDED', 2 Feb - 5 July 2015
The saying goes that one person’s trash is another’s treasure and that is certainly the case for Hertfordshire born artist, Jo Atherton. With a new exhibition opening on February 2 at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall in Falmouth, Stranded features her colourful tapestries, created from fishing line, netting, rope and other unexpected items left washed up on our beaches by the great ocean currents.
SALLY EVANS EVENTS 2015
JUDY BYWATER & KAREN MURPHY
'I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE'
Anne-Marie Stijelja is a mixed media artist, workshop provider and art space curator. Her latest exhibition entitled ‘I spy with my little eye’ fulfils a long held desire to explore art using the five senses and will be on display in the Foyer Gallery of Bedford School from 5 June – 3 July 2015, where Anne-Marie also works part-time as an Art Technician. Further information ...
Mon-Fri 9.30-4.00 / Sat 9.00-12.15
ART ON THE COMMON
THREADS OF TIME 2
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies at County Hall, Hertford. Open from 9 June - 11 July 2015, during opening hours.
All the work produced was inspired by the Delme Radcliffe Collection in the County Archive. Find out more at www.hertsdirect.org/services/leisculture/heritage1/hals/whatson/threadsoftime and at www.hertsmemories.org.uk/category/threads_of_time_2
SPRING ART FAIR at RSPB SANDY
THE SMELL OF ROSES
'ENCOUNTERS', 21 May - 28 June 2015
Praesentia - three artists based at the Digswell Trust studios present artworks in a wide variety of media.
The Gallery at Parndon Mill
'FLUVIAL' 30 April - 28 June 2015
Artists Beverley Purdue and Claire Zammit present their latest body of work.
Watford Museum, 194 Lower High Street,Watford WD17 2DT
Tel:01923 232297 /www.watfordmuseum.org.uk
SANDON BURY ART SHOW & OPEN GARDENS
Internationally acclaimed artists will be exhibiting at this year’s Sandon Bury Art Show in Hertfordshire that is held in conjunction with the Open Gardens on the weekend of 13 & 14 June 2015 to raise money for Marie Curie Cancer Care and the National Gardens Scheme. OPEN: 2.00pm-5.00pm
Tickets for Sandon Bury Art and Gardens are £5 each, children free. Parking is free. Tea and homemade cakes will be available in Sandon Village Hall. Further information ...
Sandon Bury, Sandon, Buntingford, Hertfordshire SG9 0QY
ST. ALBANS ART SOCIETY SUMMER EXHIBITION
'INSIGHTS', CARERS IN HERTFORDSHIRE
COLLEGE LAKE ARTISTS
ARTISTS AT HASTOE
ARTISTS IN WONDERLAND
In Running Wild acclaimed British artist Frances Kearney presents a new series of large-scale colour photographic tableaux. Immaculately choreographed and featuring young girls, these works explore the artist's interest in landscape (and its depiction in art) and the collapse of children's engagement with nature. All of the photographs are staged outdoors and all were made in East Anglia.
University of Hertfordshire Galleries at the Museum of St Albans
Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3RR
Gallery Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 10.00am – 5.00pm
Sun 2.00pm – 5.00pm
Admission Free Read full article...
FIERCE TO FRAGILE
ART IN CLAY
SOLO EXHIBITION: RENOS LAVITHIS
See the latest body of work by Renos Lavithis at Coffee Seeker, 297 Ballards Lane, North Finchley, London N12 8NP
1 June and 10 July 2015.
Open:Mon – Fri : 8am- 6pm / Sat to 4.30pm
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