Current Events #24. A selection of UK art exhibitions and events for week 24 of 2017.
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New English Art Club Annual Exhibition 2017
16-25 June 2017
An exhibition of selected work by visual artists whose work is based principally upon direct observation of nature and the human figure.
Jamaica Street Open Studios
16-18 June 2017
Jamaica Street Artists (JSA) is one of the largest artist-lead studios outside of London and has been established for over 20 years. It is a creative community in the heart of Bristol that make, exhibit and collaborate – locally, nationally and internationally. With over 30 artists working across three floors, it is a place of production for a range of practices: painting, installation, drawing, paper cutting, doll making, printing, illustration, filmmaking and more. Facebook event page.
Jamaica Street Studios
39 Jamaica Street
Fields & Flowers
6-23 June 2017
Ann Oram RSW exhibits 30 new paintings firmly rooted in the Scottish Colourist tradition.
18 Thackeray Street, Kensington Square
Artists At Home
16-18 June 2017
New drawings and paintings by Laura Gompertz. Part of West London’s Artists at Home weekend – 57 Studios, 74 Artists. Facebook event page.
Laura Gompertz – Art & Design
Reorientated: a Conversation of Different Geographies
22-26 June 2017
Julie Brixey-Williams and Michelle Loa Kum Cheung’s first collaboration of their Western upbringing and Eastern composition. Facebook event page.
A-side B-side Gallery
352 Mare Street
Islington Art Society Summer Exhibition
12-25 June 2017
Islington Art Society is a community based art society run by its members for artists living in and around Islington, London. Its members represent a wide range of disciplines reflected in this annual exhibition including paintings, drawings, original prints, photography, collages, ceramics, sculptures and glass. Hannah Archer, Allen Astles, Danny Atherton, Beryl Avella, Ruth Batham, Lynn Bindman, Rosie Bisset, Clare Brookes, Sue Caffrey, Chi Chui, Chris Cockburn, Gabrielle Crick, Bozena Czyz, Karen Dobie, John Evans, Helen Fuggle, Ann Funston, Chris Graham, Judi Graham, Jenny Gregory, Francisco Gutierrez, Maureen Harter, Mary Herivel, Simon Hunt, Brian Innes, Sue Irwin-Hunt, Hilary Jacobs, Phil Jakeman, Rhodri Jones, Christine Joseph, Lynn Kemp, Imrana Khanum, Ann Kowzlowski-Hunt, Alf Linney, Geraldine Locise, Shirley Maher, Diana Marshall, Pat Marvell, Sara McLaughlin, Clare Napthine, Henri Mintz, Maurice Oliphant, Anna Paczuska, Janet Payne, Joan Pearce, Debi Pendell, Gillian Pennant, Jo Pethybridge, Ritva Raitsalo, Pam Rigden, Andrew Riley, Liz Stanbury, Frances Steele, Matthew Theobald, Graham Thomas, Margaret Thompson, Lindsay Topping, Peter Walford, Christine Watson, Ben Whitehouse, Jon Wood, Deepa Zaman, Annette Zera.
Private View: Wednesday 14 June 6:30 – 8:30pm. Meet the Artists: Sunday 18 June 3-5pm.
159 Bethnal Green Road
London E2 7DG
(Just off Brick Lane in East London)
Folding and Unfolding Time
16-18 June 2017
An exhibition exploring how visual artists use memory as a tool for their work. Curated by Neil Irons. Coinciding with Blackhorse Lane Open Studios, part of E17 Art Trail.
Friday 16th June 2017 6-9pm, Saturday 17th June & Sunday 18th June 12-6pm. Facebook page.
Artworks Project Space, Barbican Arts Group Trust, Blackhorse Lane studios
114 Blackhorse Lane
15-25 June 2017
Recent paintings by Brian Cheeswright. Preview evening: Thursday 15 June 6–9pm. Open: 17, 18, 24 and 25 June 12–6pm
Studio One Gallery
7–9 Wandsworth Plain
East Putney, London
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The image at the top is:
‘Parrots’ by Pauline Evans who is showing at the Artworks Project Space.
Charcoal and chalk drawing on paper, 62x87cm.