We have a new exhibiting opportunity — Winter. Running from Monday January 11th until Saturday 12th March we are seeking work for a new exhibition at Cafe Ethos from up to 4 artists in response to “Winter”. We would like to show a number of pieces by the artists selected so please send us a few examples of your work.
Works do not have to explicitly reference winter and can be inspired by anything
Due to the nature of the venue we can only accept works in 2D, but you are not limited by size.
Work can be for sale and we will also feature them on the Sticks website. Commission for sales via the venue are 25% (5% goes to Live Art Local CIC) and via our website 15% commission. Please bare this in mind when pricing your work.
We will notify selected candidates by January 3rd and pieces are to be delivered to Sticks either Thursday 7th – Saturday 9th 10:30-3pm or at a time and day arranged with us.
This submission is free for Live Art Local artists and costs £3.50 to help toward costs for other artists. If you would like to become a Live Art Local artist please visit http://liveartlocal.co.uk/get_your_art_seen/ .
If you are a Live Art Local artist log in to submit for free. If not and you do not wish to join please submit by donating £3.50 below and you will be taken to a submission form on payment.
All are welcome to join us this Thursday 10th December as we launch the newest exhibition taking place in Sticks Gallery.
From 5:30-7:30pm join us for the private view of Work in Progress a new show featuring the work of Contemporary Fine Art students from Portsmouth University’s Creative and Cultural Industries Faculty.
Curated and installed by students from the University this is a first collaboration between ourselves and the University of Portsmouth and is aimed at showcasing great work by emerging artists and giving them a chance to gain valuable experience in many aspects of putting on an exhibition.
There will be food and wine and fantastic work so do join us if you can!
Live Art Local artist, Debbi Hyde will be exhibiting at the Southern Nature Art Exhibition this weekend.
The exhibition runs from Friday 28th – Monday 31st August at the Grade II listed Rookesbury Manor, which is set in fantastic grounds near Wickham, Hampshire.
Entry and parking for the exhibition is FREE,
The Exhibition will be opening its doors to the General Public from 10am till 5pm, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday.
There will be Paintings and Sculptures in various mediums on the theme of Nature, complementing this will be an Art Market, where you will be able to purchase some of their Prints, Cards and Merchandise.
Artists and Sculptors will also be demonstrating their skill as well as being available to discuss their creations.
A Tea room will be selling Hot and Cold Drinks, Cakes and Light Snacks to complement your day.
Disabled Access available.
We can’t wait to see more of Debbie’s work, we hope some of you can make it to.
To find out more about the exhibition please visit the website: http://southernnatureart.com/visitors/
So lovely people the inaugural Fareham Arts FEstival is here!!!!
August 8th -16th
There is so much going on over 9 days in Fareham that your eyes will melt. We have exhibitions in 19 venues featuring some amazing talent from as far afield as Spain. You can come and pick up free art magnets from Sticks Gallery too. From textiles to painting, installation to print there is something for everyone!
The Art Market. We can possibly fit a couple more in but you must let us know soon as this is the first one we do not want it overcrowded and give our amazing artists and artisans room to shine. This is going to be amazing. The quality of work coming in is massive, I am very excited about this one!!!
We also have free music, including today’s Choir Showcase at Locks Heath Shopping Village and very cheap gigs that are only £5 a ticket
Plus Free Theatre
Writing Workshops, book signings, performances and poetry (with the exception of Apples & Snakes this is all free to attend)
Art Workshops: on Monday we have bookmaking and next Saturday a Children’s Mixed Media workshop
Film with the brilliant screening of The Lego Movie at Bursledon Brickworks with free museum entry included in the ticket.
The screening for the Fareham Shorts: International Short Film Competition. This will be an amazing night with red carpet, awards and Q&A session with the filmmakers
We’d love as many of you to come down as possible and help us build on this in future years to create a massive arts festival that celebrates all the brilliance and diversity that exists in this our chosen field!!