POP-UP POSTCARD EXHIBITION

FOR ONE DAY ONLY South East Artists (SEAS) will be presenting their first POP-UP POSTCARD ART. Thirteen artists will be exhibiting Postcard Artwork mounted in frames and all artwork is available for £20. It’s a great opportunity to get some local artist artwork without breaking the bank and ideal as gifts or Christmas stocking fillers. The work ranges from fine artwork to photography, textiles to printmaking and mixed-media. Artists include: Kate Baker, Patricia Barry, Chris Birbeck, Tom Burnham, Susan Carlyle, Martin Cherry, Alan Davis, Liza Harding, Dominic Harper, Peter Hayes-Watkins, Diana Mishkin, Mike Tedder, Mollie Winters and Nicki Vowls. The event takes place on Saturday 18th November at St George’s Hall, High Street Deal. Entry is free and is open between 10am and 5pm. For further information visit our website: https://searts.wordpress.com or visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/south.east.artists/

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ALL INKED UP Artist’s Book and Print Fair

Kent’s International Artist Book and Print Event
Friday 13 October- Thusday 9 November 2017
Location: Herbert Read Gallery, UCA Canterbury Time: 10:30 am- 18:00 pm
http://www.uca.ac.uk/galleries/gallery-events/all-inked-up/

All Inked Up is an International Artist Book and Print Event spread over two venues, UCA, Canterbury and The Brewery Tap, Folkestone, comprising of an Artist Book and Print Fair, Symposium, Workshops and a final Exhibition of four internationally acclaimed artists at The Herbert Read Gallery UCA, Canterbury.
The event will build the audiences awareness of the Artist book as a primary medium and method in artistic practice to introducing the broad possibilities that the book format covers, from Illustrative narrative to sculptural forms through to digital, audio/video and performance work.
The Event will feature over 30 Internationally recognised Book Arts from Spain, South Korea, Japan, Holland, Germany, Portugal, Ireland as well as the U.K; the work of Staff and Students from European Universities, Spain, Norway, Ireland, Scotland and England as well as local Artistic community in the South East, Resort Studio, Open School East, Intra, DBA Print studios and Folkestone’s Creative Quarter.

A memorial plaque to Phyllis McDowell

Kate has set up a Just Giving page to enable people to donate towards a memorial for Phyllis. This will hopefully raise £500 to Commission and install an enamel memorial plaque to Phyllis McDowell, sited along the Old High Street, Folkestone where she often painted.

https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/PhyllisMcDowellMemorial

Phyllis McDowell meant so much to so many people in Folkestone, particularly amongst the creative community.
In memory of her contribution to the town we would like to commission an enamel plaque of one of her paintings and arrange for it to be permanently installed along the Old High Street.

From The Other Coast

An Exhibition of work from Folkestone Arts Collective
29th March – 4th April
The Horsebridge Centre, 11 Horsebridge Rd, Whitstable CT5 1AF
http://www.horsebridge-centre.org.uk/

Come meet and enjoy a chat with the artists Saturday 1st April 12-4pm:
Mike Tedder
Kate Thomas-Emans
Anne Wimsett
Maggie Holder
Candida Wright
Will Hirstle
Frances Powell
Steve Harris
Françoise Lloyd

Royal Academy Exhibition Trip

For FAC members: Sunday 12th March
Make our own way to Royal Academy of Arts

Meet together after seeing show(s) 1:30pm (if not bumped into each other before) in the RA café for coffee & decide where to go for lunch
Book our own tickets and time slots ourselves online or at RA and allow time to see what we want – there are two paid entry exhibitions:
1) Russian Art (1917-1932)
2) American Art (painting in 1930’s)
3)Olwyn Bowey RA (free, but need to ask to see private collection)

See more here: Royal Academy – Exhibitions and Events

Pay our own entries with own discounts etc to see preferred exhibition(s)

Head over to the Centre of Russian Arts in Little Portland Street, where they have an exhibition of poster art (which links with the Russian theme)

Travel suggestions:

7:20 am coach from bus station arr 9:50am Vic, & walk to RA = approx 10:30 arrival RA?

9am train from Folk Central – St.Pan, & tube to Piccadilly = approx. 10:30 arrival RA)

From The Other Coast

From The Other Coast – Folkestone Arts Collective

The Horsebridge Centre
Gallery 2
11 Horsebridge Road, Whitstable, Kent. CT5 1AF

29 March – 4 April

Folkestone Arts Collective present paintings, sculpture, mixed media and photography inspired by ‘From The Other Coast’.

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Contributors Include:
Mike Tedder
Phyllis McDowell
Kate Thomas-Emans
Maggie Holder
Anne Wimsett
Candida Wright
Steve Harris
Frances Powell
Will Hirstle
Francoise Lloyd

hART Annual Exhibition

hART – Artists of Hythe & Romney Marsh will be holding their Annual Exhibition at the Tin Tabernacle, Portland Road, Hythe, Kent CT21 6FL from December 3rd to the 11th – open 10-5 daily.

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