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Her recent show 'Memento Mori' took place in February at Bookartbookshop. 'Memento Mori'; An exhibition of Books & Recent Paintings,16th February - 8th March, 2018
BOOKARTBOOKSHOP, 17 Pitfield Street, London, N1 6HB
The first meeting for ArtWest 2018 was held
at Acava Hythe Road on 6th February and we have been getting together once a month to plan the upcoming open studios. Please get in touch if you would like to come to the next meeting, or if you'd like to help out in any way.
We need volunteers for different jobs, and are looking
for sponsors, to help with the cost of printing and
Congratulations to Chloe Fremantle for winning the RWS Award for her 2 gouaches in the Contemporary Watercolour Competition 2018 exhibition, which ran from March 2-14 at the Royal Watercolour Society, Bankside Gallery in SE1. She also showed in 'New Year/ New Work', which ran from 22 March - 21 April. Chloe was recently elected as an Associated Member of the Royal Watercolour Society www.banksidegallery.com
Renata Fernandez has been shortlisted for the Lynn Painter Stainers Prize 2018 with her painting Deckchairs No4 (below). The show ran from March 5-17 at the Mall Galleries, London.
Afsoon is currently showing her work in the US.
"In the Fields of Empty Days: The Intersection of Past and Present in Iranian Art", runs from 6th May - 9th September at LACMA Los Angeles County Museum.
Stephen Williams recently showed his work in a fundraiser
for Hospital Rooms: 20 x 20 Fundraiser at the Griffin Gallery
Camilla Emson took part in d.REM – A Dream Sensorium curated by Allegra Shortoat The Freud Museum, on 25th May. She played Solfeggio Dreamscape from one of her glass vessels, after which there was a panel discussion between lucid dream expert Dr Keith Hearne, dream guide Tree Carr and artists Lee Berwick, Camilla Emson and Rebecca Salvadori. The performances continued until 8am the next morning.
Cordelia Cembrowotiz recently had her PGCE graduation exhibition at the UCL Institute of Education, in which she made a video installation in response to the disparity of arts education opportunities across schools today, and the early 90s children's tv shows of her childhood.
Cordelia is also currently showing in the RA Summer Exhibition – she has a piece in room 5.
In addition, she has a two-person show opening on July 11th at the Freelands Foundation Gallery in Chalk Farm, collaborating with Menna Cominetti. It's about aspiration and education, and the artists are presenting giant ladders made with cast concrete in participatory workshops. Below is an image of the work in progress.
Adam & Eve, watercolour and paper collage
Anna Gardiner is taking part in a group exhibition: ‘Seen Unseen’ , 5 women artists respond to the idea of landscape, Long and Ryle Gallery 4 John Islip Street, London SW1P 4PX from 27 June- 3 August 2018
For the Day, 2018, oil on canvas