Leek's arts centre is housed in the historic building, Foxlowe, at the top of Leek's market place. Foxlowe Arts Centre opened its doors in December 2011 and has already gained a strong following fromthe local community and is attracting attention from further afield as well. Funded by individuals' pledges, donations and trading proceeds and with the majority of the staff volunteering, this is truly a community arts centre for the people of Leek and the Staffordshire Moorlands.
Andy Colvin Parr set up his own business back in 1984 to produce high quality black & white prints for exhibitions and advertising. This followed 12 years as a Press and P.R. Photographer. His workhas been exhibited at the Linhof Gallery in London and in galleries local to his home town of Leek in the Staffordshire Moorlands.
Appetite aims to get more people in Stoke-on-Trent to experience and be inspired by the arts. Appetite kick-started the programme in Summer 2013 through its Taster Menu by presenting a feast of tastyfamily friendly events featuring world-class artists, shows and activities for the people of Stoke-on-Trent. Appetite's main focus is working with community groups across the area to find out 'what the people of Stoke-on-Trent really want from the arts?
The Original Art Shop is a long established and respected gallery business that first opened its doors in 1988. Currently you will find Original Art Shop's in Hanley, Trentham and Derby. The galleriesare modern and inviting and full of exciting and ever changing displays of work from the most talented and collected artists in publication today.
AirSpace Gallery is a collaborative, artist led project in Stoke-on-Trent, providing professional development opportunities, studio and exhibiting space and support for artists. Through a dynamic andevolving programme of exhibitions, events and activities AirSpace Gallery brings critical, high quality contemporary art to the region and provides opportunities for a broad range of artists.
Once the motivating force in developing artistic talent within the ceramics industry, the School of Art boasts a prestigious set of alumni including internationally recognised ceramics designers suchas Clarice Cliff, Susie Cooper and William Moorcroft. Over the past years the company has developed and delivered many arts events and activities, working with diverse communities, artists and issue based community groups.
If you are an art collector or just love quality art, we have a wonderful selection of work by quality painters and artists including Arthur Berry, Jiri Borsky, David Brammeld RBSA, Geoffrey Wynne RI,and Rob Pointon ARBSA plus many more. A friendly customer services team are on hand to answer any questions you have about any of the work or the artists. Commissions or private viewings including out of hours viewings are available on request.
Paine Proffitt is a fine art sports artists and has been working with a number of football clubs over the last 3 years producing home game program covers from his original artwork. The artwork becomesavailable each home game to buy and in some cases a limited edition, signed print is also produced and other merchandise. The merchandise is then available for a time at the football club shop.
Based in Hartshill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire. A new business launched to offer a wide range of Fine Art and some Antiques, dealing in the 17th, 18th and 19th century Fine Art and ModernPaintings. There will also be a dedicated Motor sport Section. The paintings will be on display here in the United Kingdom and Florida United States as well as our HIFAA website.
A graduate of Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design. Richard has over 10 years of experience with both traditional and contemporary paintings. He specialises in Great British Artwork and nowworks with a small number of highly skilled artists from around the world. We are keen to take on any challenge from copying masterpieces to painting portraits. Our personal service is underpinned by the attention to detail that they apply to each painting.