Art on show in Brighton and Hove & East and West Sussex
The first large-scale solo exhibition of Brighton based artist, Sophie Dickson is coming to Circus Street Market. Junk is Beautiful will exhibit a range of drawings, paintings and large wooden audience participation installations. Talking about her work, Sophie says:
The practice of ‘playing’ contributes greatly to my work, playing with materials and how I added them to the painting. I use boot polish, plastic bags and metal paint, among other materials to construct different characteristics and textures….
A visual collage of images, writings and objects in a singular piece has become a common feature in my work. Loading the canvas with different materials and everyday three-dimensional objects to form a crossbreed; part painting, part sculpture….
Nov 18th Sophie Dickson in conversation with Lindsey Smith
Nov 19th 2pm Workshop with Sophie Dickson
Sophie Dickson ‘Junk is Beautiful’ November 16th – 21st.
Free Entry. Everyone Welcome!
Circus Street Market, Brighton
Read more about the artist: sophiedickson.co.uk