Thin places : An exhibition of work with Gill Ayre and Caryl Beach


Thin Places: An exhibition of work by  Gill Ayre and Caryl Beach  The Wynd Gallery, The Wynd, Letchworth, Herts SG6 3EN Gallery Open Tuesday - Saturday 10-5. http://www.wyndgallery.co.uk 13th– 20thOctober 2018 Opens Saturday 13thOctober 2018, Private View 2 – 5pm Thin Places are places where the veil between the temporal and the spiritual worlds are tissue-thin, and …

Summer Holidays and New Work – it’s sizzling!


Just returned home from a most amazing break spent at The Lizard in Cornwall. Overlooking Church Cove where the tide washed gently in and out and fishing boats passed by, children swam and wildlife did what wildlife does, so relaxing and at the same time inspiring. Watching the ebb and flow of life in such …

Time and Tide sadly packed away for now……..


Just to thank you for coming along to Courtyard Arts and hope you enjoyed our exhibition 'time and tide' Cathy and I were delighted at how the work came together and the reaction we received from visitors. We already have some ideas for a future collaboration that have stemmed from our pebble project and the outcomes …

Time and Tide – Exhibition with Caryl Beach and Cathy Smale- Save the date.


PV Thursday May 31st 7-9 pm. Time and Tide   Caryl Beach - Cathy Smale   Digswell Fellows, Caryl Beach and Cathy Smale have been brought together in this collaboration through their love of seascapes and a fascination of the beach pebbles found on our shores worn away over millions of years, each unique from …

Open Studios @ The Forge Digswell 1st-3rd June 2018


Save the date! June 1-3 Press Release Digswell Arts Trust Open Studios  An exciting opportunity to get to know your local artist community, to meet practicing artists, visit their individual studio spaces and purchase affordable works of art The Forge, Hertford Road, Digswell, AL6 OBU Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 June 2018 11 – 4 …

Delighted to have work accepted for Courtyard Arts Open Exhibition


In addition to the work showing at The Women's Society in St Andrew's Street Hertford (as part of The Hertford Art Trail) I am delighted to have had work accepted in the Courtyard Arts Open Exhibition. Visit the gallery to view work by local artists from Tuesday April 10th. The work I submitted for the …

I’d rather be ……..by the sea


  A would be adventurer who has every excuse imaginable as to why she stays where she is! But in my dreams- it's no secret -<a href="http://I’d Rather Be…"> I really would rather be here. The West Country has it all- except the one thing that's the most important to me- my family. I have …

tide and time – work in progress


A recent visit to Cornwall has injected new quiet energy into my project. The snow and powerful tides limited access to the outdoors and my visit was brief. Primarily a two day workshop with a day either side to explore the coastline. The workshop further explored chance operation and abstraction, which factor quite strongly in …

The Forge Open Studios 2017- 60th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION


Press Release 60th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION The Forge Open Studios 2017 6th & 7th May  11am - 4 pm Digswell Arts, a thriving artists’ community based in the heart of Digswell on the site of the old forge, is opening its doors to the public for its 60th Anniversary Showcase which will include work by studio …

Work in progress February 2017


At last I have been able to return to the studio after a prolonged Christmas break...life gets in the way sometimes and although much of it is pleasurable there comes a time when I yearn to be back in my retreat at The Forge and creating again. I have re visited some canvasses and started …

Open Studios- Please follow Digswell Arts for latest news!


Open Studios. at The Forge Digswell May and 10th 11-5   Open Studios at The Forge Digswell Arts this coming weekend. Visit the studios of 19 artists working in mixed media, sculpture, painting, print, jewellery, drawing, video and photography. Parking ,Disabled Access,and Refreshments available - Proceeds of cake stall to go to Isabel Hospice.

Hertfordshire Visual Arts (HVA) – HVAF Members – Caryl Beach – Beach Caryl


Hertfordshire Visual Arts (HVA) - HVAF Members - Caryl Beach  Photography has now become a part of my everyday life, an obsession.For many years I have documented my experiences in the landscape, evolving into a visual diary, a journal, which records and reflects my everyday journeys, noting the detail, often overlooked, in the hustle of …

Everyday Encounters: Panshanger Airfield


Praesentia are developing new work for their group project 'Encounters' to be exhibited at Parndon Mill Gallery in May/June 2015. As part of this project I will be producing work that responds to this theme and also relates to my practice of recording my everyday experiences in the landscape. This short video is my first 'encounter'.  On …

frieze Videos: Our Glasgow | Institute of Contemporary Arts


  frieze Videos: Our Glasgow | Institute of Contemporary Arts. Richard Mosse: The Impossible Image Artist and photographer Richard Mosse reveals the stories behind the making of his latest film, The Enclave (2013), which was shown in the Irish Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale. Mosse’s work, which is nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, is …

Whitechapel Gallery-Open Screening


Open Screening. Maxine King Live East Die Young is a short film and is part of a series of work titled Five Women, including drawings, paintings/collage/prints, installation, film and sculpture. Live East Die Young reveals the five women who were brutally murdered in Whitechapel in 1888. These women have been defined not only by their …