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Featured Artist:

Skylark Galleries 1

Corrine Edwards

“Iconographs”

8 October to 4 November 2018

Corrine Edwards Etching of Ceramic Slippers

Corrine Edwards is a mixed-media artist who uses in ceramics, mono-print, silver jewellery and more.

Corrine’s work incorporates Adinkra symbols from Ghana, abstract icons and maritime finds among other influences

Her process is multi layered; the paper is dyed, incised, rubbed with chalk and pastel. Sometimes sewn imagery with hair is added as in the ‘kilt’ piece. 

In the mono prints Corrine uses silver ink on black tissue which picks up every detail of the printing plates. She often incorporates her own jewellery pieces and other found objects in her prints eg her ceramic figures, giving a ghostly floating image.

(see image below)

There will be a special Late Night Opening from 6-8pm on Thursday 18th October at our Gabriel’s Wharf gallery

Corrine Edwards Ceramic Ghost

MEET THE ARTIST: 
As well as the late night listed above, you can meet Corrine at
Skylark Galleries 1, 
Studio 5, Gabriel’s Wharf 
on Saturday 13th & Saturday 27th
October from 11-6

Featured Artist:

Skylark Galleries 2

Gill Hickman

“Circles & Squares”

2 to 21 October  2018

Golden Light by Gill Hickman

Our Director / Artist Gill Hickman is showing her textured artworks  at Skylark Galleries 2 until 21 October.

Gill draws inspiration from textures and patterns in the environment and from her daily meditation practice.

The act of creating the work can be seen as a meditation in itself. Each stage of the process requires presence and focus; eg the folding and hand-tearing of the paper using a book-binder’s bone knife, the preparation of the special acid-free glue, or the delicate application of the 24carat gold leaf.

The simple geometric shapes (Circles and Squares) that Gill uses express a sense of wellbeing. Collectors have often described her works as “calming” and “uplifting”

Meet Gill at the special Late Night View 6pm till 8pm on Thursday 4th October in our gallery overlooking the Thames!

RSVP to info@skylarkgalleries.com

Skylark Galleries 2
Unit 1.09 Oxo Tower Wharf
Barge House Street,
London SE1 9PH

“Wobbly Inside” by Gill Hickman

 

As well as the Late Night Viewing listed above, Gill will also be at the gallery on Friday 5th October from 11-6pm and on Sunday 7th October from 11am to 6pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Exciting News!

The London Design Festival runs from Saturday 15th to Sunday 23rd September  There will be exciting design led events and exhibitions all over London. This year critically-acclaimed designjunction, – which attracted 28,000 visitors in 2017 – is set to transport to the cultural hub of London’s South Bank with a stellar line-up of leading international brands. So the South Bank will be a-buzzing!

Both our galleries are holding special activities during the London Design Festival. See our programme below for details about our series of talks and workshops designed to let you get creative and learn more about intriguing art processes.

See our Special Events page for full information and details of how to book.

 

 

 

The Affordable Art Fair Autumn Collection 17 – 21 October 2018

. . .  along with around 150 other galleries, Skylark Galleries will be taking a stand   
at the Affordable Art FairAutumn collection in Battersea Park. The four Skylark artists
exhibiting will be Gill Hickman, Kate Trafeli, Nick Kobyluch, Zsuzsanna Pataki plus three guest artists;
Michelle Elwell, Eryka Isaak and Angelique Hartigan.

If you would like the chance of a double ticket to the Charity Private View please send your name & postal address to info@skylarkgalleries.com marked AAF PRIVATE VIEW DRAW, and please complete the
following sentence . . .  “One thing I love about Skylark Galleries is . . . ” Thank you.

 

 

 

 

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