Through working with both camera and computer Ian creates images that seek to challenge/problematise traditional conceptions of photography and painting. Techniques and understandings from both fields- such as the layering of colour or the interplay of light - are used to produce images that capture the spirit/essence of the locality. In response Ian asks 'does it matter?'.
Established in 1992, we are dedicated to providing a friendly and reliable service to our customers. With a fantastic range of high quality art supplies, and guild commended framers who are able toframe anything from certificates to treasured art works, we provide our clients with trustworthy and professional services.
In the autumn of 2002 a group of local people came together to take forward the idea of establishing an arts centre in the Chipping Hall in Wotton-under-Edge. A core of interested people formed asteering group (Wotton Arts Project) to develop the plans, and went on to develop a schedule of regular classes and events starting in the autumn of 2003. In late 2004 Wotton Town Trust (landlords of the Chipping Hall) started a programme of work to upgrade the building.
Enhance your home. Buy original and giclee prints signed by talented artists in the South West and the UK. West Country Galleries was launched in 2007 to offer a selective collection of artwork forsale by talented artists. Sit back and enjoy our gallery. If you have any questions please call our office to receive a quick and personal response. We look forward to helping you find and buy the right art that will give you great pleasure for many years to come!
RAINMAKER Gallery is the UK showcase for contemporary Native North American Indian art and jewellery. Situated on the border of Redland and Westbury Park in North Bristol, Rainmaker Gallery is acelebration of the very best in contemporary Native American art and design. Through artist talks, events and exhibitions Rainmaker promotes awareness, education and cultural exchange.
The Arts House is an artistic hub & welcoming home from home for all. It is fully licenced, has free WiFi and serves food all day. The ground floor gallery space is a great platform for local artiststo showcase their work and the basement event space is the ultimate intimate venue for local musicians to perform and for people to host private parties and events as well as being an Arts House cinema!
Arts West Side provides a valuable resource for local artists to develop and show their work, and as a place for local people to come together. Arts West Side serves as a multifunctional building. Onthe ground floor, we have the Good Roots Café, serving freshly made vegan and vegetarian food & drink. On the first floor is the Art Room, which has been used for everything from community meetings to children's creative play sessions.
Based in the beating heart of Bristol's city centre, PAPER is a social enterprise opening up new opportunities for our community to make a living through creativity. We currently provide differentsupport services aimed at helping talented individuals, like you, to take a creative idea and turn it into a source of income.
Art Original is a family run business that has been established for over 25 years. We started Art Original with the main aim to bring our love of art to the people of Bristol. We wanted to create afriendly, unpretentious atmosphere where the people of Bristol could browse and enjoy fabulous art pieces. We have a friendly team of staff that are more than happy to help find you the perfect piece of art. We are passionate about art at Art Original and want to bring our passion and knowledge to you.
Our mission is to maintain our reputation as an energetic, outgoing and accessible art gallery and corporate/public art consulting business. We aim to provide a consultancy service as well as presentcarefully selected artworks to an increasingly diverse audience and collectors. Our vision is to expand our business into promoting an appreciation for the arts to our customers, the general public and the organisations we work with.