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Category Archives: May 2014

Art Exhibition: Emma Grzonkowski ** 24 May – 8 Jun 2014 ** Castle Fine Art Gallery, Brighton

Castle Fine Art in Brighton invite you to browse the collection from rising contemporary art star, Emma Grzonkowski. There is no doubt that Emma Grzonkowski is a rising star of … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: PHILIP HUGHES: COASTLINES ** 03 May- 08 Jun 2014 ** Jerwood Gallery, Hastings

              Spotlight is a new series of one-room revolving displays, offering a range of exciting contemporary art for sale. The Spotlight programme at Jerwood … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art event: Charles Linehan ** 10 & 25 May 2014 ** Fabrica, Brighton

Fabrica and South East Dance have jointly commissioned choreographer Charles Linehan to respond to the exhibition. Charles is embracing the interactive and formal qualities in Jacob Dahlgren’s works. Interested in … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art event: Bring the Happy ** 10-19 May 2014 ** ONCA, Brighton

Brighton Festival and Invisible Flock invite you to create a map of happiness in Brighton. This life-affirming project will attempt to create a portrait of people’s lives, taking happy memories … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Edward Weston Collection Exhibition ** 3-18 May 2014 ** Castle Fine Art Galleries, Brighton

Castle Galleries in Brighton invite you to take a look at the new Edward Weston collection. A pioneer in collecting Hollywood glamour photography, Edward Weston has established it as a … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Arts Jobs: Festival Director, Brighton Digital Festival ** deadline 14 May 2014 ** Brighton

Festival Director, Brighton Digital Festival South East, Brighton. Closes Wednesday 14 May 2014, Paid (£25k-30k), Full time Contact: Rebecca Watkin rebecca@wiredsussex.com Description Festival Director, Brighton Digital Festival 18-month fixed-term contract … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Arts Jobs: Gallery Director ** deadline 16 May 2014 ** ONCA, Brighton

Current Vacancies: Gallery Director To shape the future of the ONCA Gallery, the only inner-city art and performance space in the UK dedicated to the changing environment. The successful applicant … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: Spellbound ** 10-20 May 2014 ** Art5 Gallery, Brighton

  Art5 Gallery is pleased to present ‘Spellbound’, an exciting new exhibition showcasing the work of three exceptional artists: Antonio Russo, Claire Wiltsher, and Natalie Rymer. As part of the … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: Modern British and Beyond ** 11 May – 16 Jun 2014 ** Cameron Contemporary Art, Hove

A mixed exhibition of work from some of the most recognisable 20th century British artists alongside some contemporary counterparts. Modern British Artists include:  Sandra Blow, Breon O’Casey, Mary Fedden, Sir … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Verbatim by Ansel Krut at Jerwood Gallery in Hastings. 3 May – 9 July 2014. PREVIEW – works rarely seen in public – bright cheeriness conceals dark humour and innuendo

Verbatim, a collection of paintings by Ansel Krut, opens today 3 May 2014 at Jerwood Gallery in Hastings, in time for the town’s Mayday celebrations this weekend. Fresh, joyful colours and deceptively tranquil subjects lend … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: ANSEL KRUT VERBATIM ** 3 May – 9 Jul 2014 ** Jerwood Gallery, Hastings

    This exhibition will bring together a series of largely unseen paintings by Ansel Krut (b.1959) in what will be the most significant exhibition of Krut’s work to date. … Continue reading

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: Susan Evans – paintings ** 5-18 May 2014 ** Gallery40, Brighton

    Susan Evans paintings at Gallery40   Opening hours: 11.00-18.00 From Monday May 5th – Sunday May 18th (closed on Monday 12th)   Gallery40 40 Gloucester Road, North Laine … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sci-Fi Art: BOB LAYZELL Retrospective ** 2-10 May 2014 ** Dynamite Gallery, Brighton

For all you lovers of Sci-Fi, Dynamite Gallery has a treat in store for you! From the 2nd – 10th May, Bob Layzell, the incredible cover artist of so many … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art exhibition: SNAPSHOT – Group Show ** 2 May – 1 Jun 2014 ** Ink_d, Brighton

Snapshot is about the next generation of street artists. Featuring a selection of the best of the new style of street artists finding their way onto the scene. Art so … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Call for Artists ** deadline 18 May 2014 ** ONCA

    Via Call for Artists | ONCA.

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Art exhibition: Healing War Through Art ** 16 Apr – 9 May 2014 ** University of Brighton Gallery

This exhibition is about the Brighton Pavilion Hospital for Limbless Soldiers where, from 1916-1919, over 6,000 men were admitted for treatment, recuperation and retraining. It includes images and text from … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Brighton and Hove’s Artists Open Houses ** May 2014 ** Brighton and Hove

The May 2014 Artists Open Houses festival starts on Saturday 3rd May and runs every weekend thoughout May. Pick up an AOH brochure from 11th April – or look out … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art exhibition and events: Happy Planet DoodleFest ** 2-4 May 2014 ** ONCA, Brighton

Curated by Roy Peterson, Tamara Fletcher, and Mike Wolff, Happy Planet DoodleFest is a registered exhibition of Brighton Festival Fringe exploring the theme of happiness via the art of doodling. … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: Chroma – John Hiom ** 6 Apr – 31 May 2014 ** The Round Georges, Brighton

  An exhibition of new paintings by John Hiom at The Round Georges Gallery in Brighton. 6th April – 31st May 2014 Private View Saturday 5th April from 8pm onwards … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Jacob Dahlgren – On Balance ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Fabrica, Brighton

Swedish artist Jacob Dahlgren has created two interactive works that celebrate the aesthetic of the mass-produced object. Heaven is a Place on Earth and The Wonderful World of Abstraction use … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Asylum in the City ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Regency Town House, Hove

A local community of people share their experiences of displacement through photographs and personal stories. This project has been developed in partnership with Sussex Interpreting Services who work with refugees, … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: The Monopoly of Legitimate Use ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Lighthouse

This unique new project making a point of connection with the subject explored in Yinka Shonibare MBE’s The British Library. Notions of migration, cultural identity, displacement and their relevance to … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Ester Svensson & Rosanna Martin – No One Owns The Land ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Regency Town House, Hove

This unique new project making a point of connection with the subject explored in Yinka Shonibare MBE’s The British Library. Notions of migration, cultural identity, displacement and their relevance to … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: William Forsythe – Nowhere and Everywhere At the Same Time No. 2 ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Old Municipal Market, Circus Street, Brighton

William Forsythe’s choreographic object populates the Old Municipal Market space with hundreds of delicate pendulums, swinging in timed sequences. As you move around without touching the pendulums, your strides and … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Yinka Shonibare MBE – The British Library ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Brighton Museum

As the lead artist for this year’s HOUSE, Yinka Shonibare MBE’s new sculptural installation explores the impact of immigration on all aspects of British culture and considers notions of territory … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Zimoun – Sound in Motion ** 3-25 May 2014 ** University of Brighton Gallery

Harnessing sound and space in works of minimalist power, the Swiss artist Zimoun explores the rhythm, flow and interaction between architectural spaces, commonplace objects and mechanical systems. In this major … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Kathy Hinde – Tipping Point Live ** 20 May 2014 ** Brighton Dome

Sound and water form the focus of this unique audio-visual installation, in which the composer and visual artist Kathy Hinde explores how sound behaves in conjunction with vessels of water. … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Phillip Hall-Patch – Salt Field ** 3-25 May 2014 ** The Brighton Waste House, University of Brighton

This unique new project making a point of connection with the subject explored in Yinka Shonibare MBE’s The British Library. Notions of migration, cultural identity, displacement and their relevance to … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: Leah Gordon – Caste/Cast ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Regency Town House, Hove

This unique new project making a point of connection with the subject explored in Yinka Shonibare MBE’s The British Library. Notions of migration, cultural identity, displacement and their relevance to … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at BRIGHTON FESTIVAL: While You Wait ** 3-25 May 2014 ** Brighton

While You Wait is a series of podcasts, each of which is a different meditation on the idea of waiting, created by artists Stefan Kaegi, Toby Jones and Malika Booker … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art exhibition: On Balance ** 5 Apr – 26 May 2014 ** Fabrica, Brighton

On Balance is a co-commission with Brighton Festival 2014. The exhibition brings together two works by Swedish artist Jacob Dahlgren, which have been completely re-configured for Fabrica’s unique space. Heaven … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

OBJECT OR INDIVIDUAL (Linked to exhibition Local Name: Unknown…Gypsies?) ** 24 May 2014 ** Phoenix Brighton

OBJECT OR INDIVIDUAL: A symposium on the representation of minority groups The title of the exhibition — ‘Local Name Unknown…Gypsies? — was taken from a label accompanying Romany artifacts in … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art event: BE YOURSELF (Linked to exhibition Local Name: Unknown…Gypsies?) ** 15 May 2014 ** Phoenix Brighton

A fun and celebratory evening of performance and discussion centering around the significance of outward appearance to our perception of ourselves and others. Drawing upon themes within the exhibition, Delaine … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

United Visual Artists exhibition ** 18 Apr – 22 Jun 2014 ** Towner, Eastbourne

United Visual Artists (UVA) is an art practice that use design processes to combine a wide range of disciplines including sculpture, installation, live performance, and architecture. Drawing upon their studies … Continue reading

February 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ansel Krut ** 3 May – 9 Jul 2014 ** Jerwood Gallery, Hastings

Jerwood spring show will be an exhibition of painting by Ansel Krut (b. 1959). Krut’s painting focuses around subverting still life by linking objects to create improbable, playful and often … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Near Dark ** 8 Feb – 4 May 2014 ** Towner, Eastbourne

Explore the space between night and day, between the dog and the wolf, in a display curated by the artist/film maker John Skoog. Drawing from the time when night approaches … Continue reading

January 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

From Downs to Sea: A Slice of Life ** 5 Apr – 15 Jun 2014 ** Brighton Museum & Art Gallery

  ‘We were given the opportunity to work with Brighton Museum to choose art work from the Arts Council Collection for an exhibition. We found many works that spoke to … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

On Balance – Jacob Dahlgren ** 5 April – 26 May ** Fabrica

Swedish artist Jacob Dahlgren will be revisiting his work Heaven is a place on earth on a larger scale for the gallery. The exhibition will be an activity within European-funded … Continue reading

December 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Into the Blue ** 6 Jul 2013 – Aug 2014 ** Hove Museum & Art Gallery

Into the Blue 6 July 2013 – August 2014 Hove Museum & Art Gallery   Free admission This family friendly exhibition of all things blue, from the collections of the … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Local Name: Unknown…Gypsies? « 26 Apr – 15 Jun 2014 « Phoenix Brighton

Local Name: Unknown… Gypsies? Phoenix Brighton 26 Apr – 15 Jun 2014 Wed – Sun, 11am – 5pm Drawing upon her Romany heritage and family ties to the New Forest area, explores … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment