The 2016 Open Studios at the Chocolate Factory comes with an added festival-feel. Some studios will be hosting an event, adding a little extra to this open access, free event that has showcased the art, design and craft from the makers based at the studios for more than twenty years. All events will be ’13 Minutes With…’, each artist coming up with a way to approach this time slot, doing with it what they will – a talk, a happening, a demonstration, all of them will be insights into their practices as well as their minds…
13 Minutes With…
Timetable of Events
Chocolate Factory Artist Catherine Jacobs will be showing in the exhibition Intertidal as part of the Whitstable Biennale Satellite Programme. Opening on Saturday 4th June alongside the main Biennale there will be a lot of things to see and do! All welcome. For full venue, dates and opening times please see http://satellite.whitstablebiennale.com/project/intertidal.
For further information on the 2016 Whitstable Biennale please visit http://www.whitstablebiennale.com/programme
The show opens for private viewing on Friday 20th May and for public viewing from the 21st.
Lemon Street Gallery Truro, Cornwall
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Thursday 26th November at 7.30 in Studio F9
an illustrated talk introducing current exhibition at the National Gallery
£10 admission included a glass of wine
Further details and registration:
Alexandra Blum – studio G10
I’m excited to be making new watercolours exploring urban space right now. Hope you’ll come and see them at our Winter Open Studios. Drop in for a drink at the private view on Friday 27th November 6.30pm – 9pm or on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th November 11am – 6pm.
Private View -Friday 27th November 6.30-9.30pm
Lighting and Textile Design
My studio F5 will be open for the weekend and private view with printed and stitched lampshades, cushions, bags and more, all at sale prices. The Moroccan Tile tea towels will be back in stock alongside matching oven gloves, mitts and aprons, all great ideas for Christmas presents! New kids cushions will also be on show for the first time.
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See Alexandra Blum’s drawings in the finals of the Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary 2015 at the Mall Galleries, London plus her new watercolours at the Chocolate Factory N16′s Winter Open Studios, 28th and 29th November, 11am – 6pm.
You can pre-order one or more mini prints or visit Studio F9 during Open Studios 28-29 Nov 11-6
Each mini print is 7x7cm, mounted, signed and framed to size 22x22cm
Price £30 each or £50 for two.
Contact Lydia on email@example.com
Above – from top:
Tree in Lavender Field
House in a Spanish Landscape
Lavender Field Provence
Other designs below: