Art

 

Photography, The Art House and Google Maps.

Photography, The Art House and Google Maps Meet Philip Metcalfe, a St Mary’s and Art House regular who agreed to talk to us about how spending time at these sites lead to him embracing a new project of helping Google map the city and the unique community focus he brings to the work. “I originally…

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19th April 2018

Art House Manager – recruiting now!

Hi everyone, Just to let you know that I will be moving on from the Art House in the next few months and so we will be looking for a new manager to take over the role (we’ve survived the tricky first two years of operating as a social enterprise and have come out the…

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6th March 2018

Water sculptures: Dan Bustamante

For those of you that occasionally follow our Blog you may have seen the amazing gargoyle sculpture produced by Dan Bustamante earlier in the year (Dan is one of the talented volunteers that help in our pottery studio). Well Dan is a busy artist and over the summer spent a lot of time developing a range…

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22nd November 2017

Expressive Colour and Line – Recent summer school with Anna Massey at The Art House

We have had lots of positive feedback from students who attended this intensive art course which we hope to run every summer holiday!  Students spent 4 days with Anna exploring line, colour and expression. Taking inspiration from ‘the world around us’.  This is just a small sample of the work created – thank you Anna! ‘Enjoyed (the…

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4th August 2017

Creative Artists Group – congratulations on finishing their first commission!

Our Creative Artists Group – a well-being group for people with mental health issues (runs every Thursday at the Art House) – have just finished their first commissioned art work! They were recently asked to design and make some sensory images – using a variety of textures and shapes – for the residents of Woodland…

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3rd August 2017

Welcome to new tutor ~ Marcin Szuba

  We are excited to introduce Marcin Szuba who will be joining out team of wonderful tutors at the Art House for the forthcoming year.  We asked him to tell us a little about himself: “I come from Toruń in northern Poland, a city renowned for its gothic old town. As a child, I was…

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3rd August 2017