The development includes a number of live/work units and commerical spaces some of which are now occupied by artists. As a result, a natural artistic hub is emerging and the main gallery space at KeelHouse, one of the live/work units has housed a number of successful exhibitions in the last few years. The Christmas Cornucopia are hugely successful exhibitions. Work is shown in a number of venues with a wide variety of beautiful hand-crafted gifts and artworks.
Cuckoo Farm Studios formed in 1992, in converted farm buildings on the northern outskirts of the historical town of Colchester. We support emerging talent through our Graduate Award Scheme, and wecontinue to develop artists through professional development.
Our integrated programme of work includes projects, exhibitions and publications by established and emerging artists, as well as extensive learning opportunities and artists' support initiatives. Overthe last fifteen years firstsite has gained a strong reputation by presenting ambitious work to new audiences in the East of England and beyond.
If you enjoy really great food served in a relaxed atmosphere with fabulous coffee amongst some of the best original art on offer locally then we think the Artcafé is just the place for you. We'reopen 9am-5pm daily. We have a fantastic breakfast menu until 11am, lunch until 3pm after which our afternoon menu offers homemade cakes and sandwiches, cream teas and superb coffees.
The Art, Craft & Design Shows concentrate on providing all that is best in British art and design. The original Newmarket show has proved very popular with exhibitors and the public and we areexpanding what we do to provide new opportunities for exhibitors to reach the discerning public.
The John Peel Centre for Creative Arts is an ambitious project to provide a lasting tribute to the life and career of the much-loved broadcaster and create a high quality, community-owned, Arts Centrein the heart of Suffolk. The team behind the project set out to bring an unused and decaying historic building back into use and create an inspirational environment to foster the creative energy of local people and enable wider enjoyment of the arts.
Mary Lynch oil painting cleaning and restoration has been established for more than 35 years, with clients including art galleries, museums, dealers and private collectors. Dust and dirt on thepainting surface has a tendency to give a grey, dull appearance, while nicotine deposits leave a yellow layer. The varnish layers applied originally and sometimes re-applied over time discolour to leave the painting with an orange brown appearance.
Artwork, picture framing, gifts, craftwork and cards on Mersea Island near Colchester, Essex. We provide a professional, high quality picture framing service, whether you need the finishing touch forone picture or an entire collection framed for exhibition.
AHA courses are much better than A level History of Art as a preparation for university work. Exposure to real paintings, sculpture and buildings develops visual alertness. Seeing art in the citieswhere it was made reveals how it was shaped by its cultural context. Students from AHA have been made aware of many of the problems and excitements of academic Art History before they begin their BA.
With over 20 years experience in the world of fine art, Stephen believes in helping people to buy art but never selling it. Stephen has introduced and promoted works of art from established and newartists from around the globe. We will offer friendly advice and guidance to those wishing to enter the art market either as private or corporate buyers, whether as collectors, investors or just art lovers and enthusiasts.