EIGHT Exhibition| 07/12/2015 – 09/12/2015
7th- 9th December 2015
11am – 6 pm
The Eight exhibition at Gallery 40 is a stimulating and eclectic mix of current work drawn together and supported by Creative Future. It is a diverse collection of contemporary art consisting of paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture created by artists from Brighton and beyond, showing the work of Charlie Devus, Sally Ward, Pat Gregson, tina tighe, LL Jordan, Tangerine, Josephine and Kim Shippam.
Jake Spicer, who has helped curate the exhibition says: “This exhibition will be the culmination of months of hard work by the artists involved, showcasing the technical skill, creative passion and breadth of vision of the community of artists that Creative Future brings together.”
Charlie Devus is both a digital painter and a traditional artist in the outsider tradition using pen and ink as his main medium of expression.
Sally Ward creates mixed media collages using an eclectic range of materials.
Pat Gregson is a textile designer and enjoys making digital collages with her own drawings and photographs.
tina tighe is a printmaker, using recycled textiles to add colour, texture and vibrancy to her work.
LL Jordan is an artist and creative project worker and will be showing sculptures from her ‘No Man’s Land’ series.
Tangerine a.k.a Eva Spaolonzi is a visual artist from Italy whose style varies from sociopolitical collage to the exploration of self through mixed media paintings.
Josephine’s interest lies exclusively in the figure, working primarily in wood, but also through drawing.
Kim Shippam is an illustrator and artist working in mixed media.
Creative Future exists to nurture marginalised artists and writers in their creative development, leading them to high quality professional creative practice. They provide skills training, mentoring, exhibiting, promoting and publishing opportunities.