Eleven Skylark Galleries artists are showing at the new Grand Art Fair section of Grand Designs Live, which takes place at Excel London, Docklands, from 5 to 13 May. You can find us at stand L141 in the Grand Interior Hall. Paintings, prints and sculptures by the gallery artists are on sale and can be taken home on the day.
It’s the first year that the fair has had an art section, and the first time Skylark Galleries have been had a stand at the fair. See the banner at the top of this post to buy tickets at up to £9 off (until 5 May). Follow us on @skylarkgallery and come and see us at the stand:
Trinidad Ball is showing a new collection of minimalist paintings inspired by her search for peace and equilibrium in modern life
Kit Boyd has an affinity with the neo-romantics, his images of rural idylls often featuring such modern elements as wind farms and power stations
Michelle Elwell is represented by digitally manipulated photographs of
flowers that explore the aesthetics and ephemeral aspects of nature
Sara Sherwood creates vibrant and expressive cityscapes, abstracts and figurative paintings infused with a sense of style
Clare Johnson shows her latest prints of the nation’s lost and threatened heritage, such as industrial structures and urban icons
Gill Hickman is launching a collection of light sculptures made from
recycled bottle-bank glass lit with low-energy LED lighting
Deana Lee shows smoke-fired ceramic sculptures, as well as wall art and dishes with rich veins of silver or 22 carat gold leaf
Guest artist Kathy Prest, who studied contemporary dance, is exhibiting sculptures of dancers caught in a moment of time
James Hobbs is showing prints that combine on-site drawings of the inner-city landscape with digital colour
Eileen Martin is exhibiting her colourful abstract paintings in which
movement and nature are the key themes
Kelly Stewart, recently announced as the Printfest Printmaker of the Year 2012, is showing screenprints that can include more than 25 layers
Grand Designs Live, based on the Channel 4 TV series presented by Kevin McCloud, has more than 500 stands across seven sections, such as interiors, gardens, home improvement, self-build, renovations, technology and shopping. It’s a great day out! More about how to visit Grand Designs Live here.
a one-stop resource for the visual arts in South London from Bankside to Greenwich.’ www.southlondonartmap.com
Visit the South London Art Map website for an itinerary of events, or pick up a printed map from art venues.
Skylark Galleries will be open until 8 pm on the last Friday of each month as part of SLAM Last Friday.