Owned by curator and director Kate Smith, UpDown Gallery hosts exhibitions featuring the best of modern and contemporary British, European and American art. Past shows have featured works by artistsincluding Bridget Riley, Sir Peter Blake, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Sir Howard Hodgkin and Piers Secunda.
Blueswift is an innovative new contemporary art gallery and bespoke picture framers located just off the Ramsgate Royal Harbour. We host multiple exhibitions throughout the year bringing together avibrant mix of artistic talent from both established and up-and-coming artists. Our quaint gallery is full of beautiful cards, prints, ceramics, jewellery and design craft, which changes regularly throughout the year.
The intricately detailed glass fusions, all made by Martin in his workshop, take his mosaics to another dimension, adding varying degrees of reflectivity and energy, something not easily obtainedusing traditional mosaic materials. Hi! - My name is Martin Cheek and I live in England - in a seaside town called Broadstairs on the Kent coast. Charles Dickens lived here - next door in fact and our house is Georgian and was built in 1720.
Limbo is an artist-led organisation based at the former electrical substation off Margate's High Street. Limbo was set-up to create a resource supporting cultural development and experimentation inThanet and beyond; providing affordable artist studios a gallery/project space and a programme of exhibitions, artist residencies, events and off-site projects.
Vortigern Margate is a new photographic gallery and rare bookshop based in the Old Town of Margate in Kent, England. We represent a wide range of photographic artists at all stages of their careers,from exciting recent young graduates to those with an amazing archive of work built up over many years. We also stock a carefully curated selection of mostly first edition rare and out of print photo-books and vintage magazines from the 1950's to the present day.
Lovelys gallery and art shop was established in 1891 by Mr Edward Lovely (pictured below). It is still owned and run by the Lovely Family. Edward Lovely opened the first shop in Margate High Street.He was one of the first to import lengths of picture moulding from Gemany, a revolutionary step at the time. In 1912 a further shop was purchased next door to expand into selling art materials. In 1925 a further shop opened in Ramsgate.
Most of all we want you to be able to enjoy artworks from wherever we find it, not just from one location. And we don't want you to have to travel great distances to find it. Sofiah Garrard is anartist in her own right (and exhibits at Green Chair Gallery), and Solihin is a former business consultant. Having followed the arts for many years they feel it is about time they put some of their ideas into practice. We hope you enjoy Green Chair Gallery.
King's Gallery is an innovative and friendly Gallery which has been run by its owners Sandra and John Christian since 1992. We are an online Gallery specialising in Contemporary and Traditional worksincluding originals, silkscreens, limited editions, engravings and prints. We specialise in collectable works including those of Damien Hirst, Banksy, Terry Frost, L.S. Lowry and many more.
You can also find information on how to subscribe to future newsletters so you never miss an issue! Above: Me at the launch night at the Brick Lane Gallery, London. Behind me is a selection of workchosen for their open exhibition Landscapes; Urban vs Rural.
We offer a complete bespoke framing service. Our friendly and helpful staff have more than 30 years experience and are on hand to assist with any framing enquiry. We also display the work of new, upand coming and internationally renowned artists in our gallery space. The gallery is over 3 floors with an amazingly eclectic range of artwork, sculpture and jewellery.