Absence (Middle), Lucy Finchett-Maddock

Artist Q&A – Lucy Finchett-Maddock

  Lucy Finchett-Maddock uses neons, metallics, stripes and bright contrasts of colours, to create works that range from abstract, figurative to landscape and portraiture. Regular readers may recognise Lucy as a contributor to the Lewes Arts website as she has interviewed other artists and written reviews.  You can find Lucy at Brighton Art and Craft Fair this…

Written in Stone, Alex Grey

Alex Grey Artist Q&A

Lewes Arts Artist Profile – Alex Grey ‘All of my life has been shaped by my idiosyncratic relationship with sound,’ says contemporary abstract artist Alex Grey. ‘I have synaesthesia, tinnitus and an auditory processing disorder. When I hear music, I see colours. I experience loud noise as pain.’ In Maiden Voyage, her first UK solo…

Caroline Gold Yay!

Sue Bartlett – artist Q&A

This week our featured artist is poet Sue Bartlett.  Sue is a member of Rottingdean Writers Group which has collaborated with Chalk Gallery, Lewes on their exhibition: Farley Farmhouse at Chalk (runs to 17 August). The exhibition is a response to the Chalk artists visit to Farley Farm, ‘Home of the Surrealists’: Lee Miller and Roland Penrose…

Ad Interim – Art for Arts’ Sake

Ad Interim is a new initiative for early and mid-career artists in Sussex whose work may not fit the usual commercial model .  The first show, Common Origin, took place in November and brought together artists Kate Brigden and Ellie Parry. Lucy Finchett-Maddock finds out more: Kate Brigden and Ellie Parry are two young and enthusiastic artists…

Artists United! Review by Lucy Finchett-Maddock

Artists United! Foundry Gallery, North Street, Lewes, to Sunday 6 July 2014 ’Artists United’ exhibition has opened for the next few days (from Thursday 3rd July until Sunday 6th July) at the Foundry on North Street in Lewes.  Artists United is an annual exhibition of art by artists in a variety of media from Lewes…

Opportunities at Charleston Farmhouse – please note the closing date has passed for these opportunities.

The following positions are available at Charleston Farmhouse, Firle, the home and country meeting place for the writers, painters and intellectuals known as the Bloomsbury Group. Facilities and Memberships Manager To be responsible for the smooth running of the Charleston offices and site; maintaining the systems that underpin the work of all staff at Charleston, including all ICT,…

'No.26 Ostuni, early June' Vernon Holt

Artist Q&A: Vernon Holt

Artist Vernon Holt began as a framer and gallery owner in London and the South East before concentrating on drawing and painting full time from 2011.  Vernon is exhibiting at Artists United, the annual exhibition of works for sale by local artists at the Foundry, Lewes.  The private view is tonight (Thursday 3 July) and closes on Sunday 6 July.…