Hadley Exhibitions Bury Art Trail 2015 & Elseys Gallery
Hadley Exhibitions Presents...
Bury St Edmunds Art Trail
8th May - 27th May 2015
Incorporating the Festival of Ideas 2015 & Bury Festival 2015
An exciting project involving twenty nine Bury St Edmunds town retailers and businesses. The venues will partcipate in supporting and promoting the arts by exhibiting artist's work for sale in their windows. The professional artists involved in the project are all from the eastern region.
The exhibited work will form part of an Art Trail for the newly formed Bury St Edmund's Festival of Ideas, to be held for four days during the 2015 Bury Arts Festival.
The coverage of the proposed Art Trail will encompass all parts of the town both new and old, with work being represented in independent outlets and chains by a diverse rang of artistic genres.
The trail guide leaflets will be available soon from Tourist Information at The Apex, Charter Square Bury St Edmunds and from all participating stores.
The artist's work will be sensitively placed to reflect the genre of the business and or the window that will showcase the piece. The art diciplines represented will be 3D (Sculpture and ceramics,) painting, drawing,printmaking and fine art photography textile art. The artwork will be of the utmost quality and represent artist colleagues who have previously sucessfuly exhibited with Hadley Exhibitions.
Kate Jackson's Badlands will be exhibited for sale in the window of JSM Property Kings Mews Bury St Edmunds for The Bury Art Trail
*Hadley Exhibitions gratefully acknowledges partial funding and committment for the project from the locality budget of cllr Mark Ereira on behalf of Suffolk County Council and is
supported by The Festival of Ideas
Congratulations! The first company to sign up to the Art Trail was Paddy & Scotts Cafe Abbeygate St, Bury St Edmunds town centre.
Congratulations to Sally MacIver for being the first artist to sign up for the project.
Paddy & Scotts Cafe will exhibit a lino-cut print for sale by local artist Sally MacIver,in their window for the Bury Art Trail in May 2015.
"Tea Cups" by Sally MacIver (*The scale of this artwork is exaggerated to depict how the work will be displayed iin the windows of stores)
Deanna Tysons "Kief" Pirate of the Carribbean
exhibiting and for sale @javelinretail
Abbeygate Street Bury St Edmunds May 2015
Sahara 8 The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds exhibiting Gabrielle Stoddart
"Coastal Breeze" for sale by artist
@sahara womens fashion store
John Glover "Makena"oils at Palmers Department Store
Suffolk House,Buttermarket IP33 1DW
Left to Right: Fine Art Printmaker Sara Muzira with Haart managers in Bury St Edmunds. Sara will be exhibiting "House Squeeze" at the estate agents for the Bury Art Trail in May 2015. Mens and Woemens fashion clothes store Paul Stephens 14, The Traverse Bury St Edmunds will exhibit Dee Nickerson's "Blonde Girl" (far right) for sale in their shop.
Contemporary Textile Exhibition by "Art Slave Designs" Laura Cook from 8th May - 27th May 2015
Gallery opening times: Wed/Fri/Sat/Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm
Wearable art for sale
Bespoke hand fast dyed using shibori and silkscreen techniques
Indigo Dye Workshop at Elseys gallery by Laura Cook on Sat May 16th.
Experiment with a contemporary twist using an ancient technique. Two hourly sessions are drop in from 10.00am - 4.00pm. Sessions cost £10 and include basic materials and tuition. If you fancy upgrading to dye a tee or silk scarf prices are on request on the day. * Workshoppers bring an apron and gloves!
The Bury Art Trail Guide will shortly be available for download here or collect from the Bury st Edmunds Tourist Information Centre.
Elseys Gallery is available for artists and craftspeople to rent as from now. We are between exhibitions. If you are interested in having your own affordable show or demonstration space, then click here
Hadley exhibitions is planning a great schedule for 2015, with lots of artistic collaborations and connections . Services are available for all your visual art requirements and curating spaces is our USP.
House Portrait Commissions
I was recently commissioned to paint a house portrait of one of the key historical houses in Bury St Edmunds Swan House in St Marys Square in the medieval grid area of Bury st Edmunds. The image below shows the work in progress. The work is in pen and ink and watercolour. The final image will follow....If you are interested in commissioning a house portrait please get in touch click here
Swan House Bury St Edmunds
Hadley Exhibitions is currently curating exhibitions at Elsey's Gallery in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolkl and other venues in the area.
Directions to Elsey's Gallery:
We are just off Risbygate St between Celik Men's Barbers and Hardcore Hobbies.Elsey's Yard is directly opposite School Yard. Approached from the arc rear access road, walk towards Risbygate St and we are straight ahead of you.
Elsey's Gallery is an intimate and small area particularly suitable for artists working in small scale and for one-person exhibitions.
Please contact the Gallery Director Cate Hadley of Hadley Exhibitions for further information regarding rental or hire of the space for art exhibitions, workshops or acoustic music rehearsals.
Hadley Exhibitions Artist, Maker and Consultant Curator
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