Rena Gardiner at MMU


Manchester Metropolitan University's Special Collections are currently hosting an exhibition dedicated to the work of Rena Gardiner. Rena Gardiner (1929-1999) spent her life entirely devoted to her art, creating books, prints and paintings. She is best known for a series of guidebooks to historic places, buildings and the countryside, each of which she wrote, printed… Read More

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Michael Kirkman


'Time Was Away', an exhibition by painter and printmaker Michael Kirkman, opened in Inverness last week and continues until 29th October 2016. The exhibition features a body of new paintings, drawings and limited edition prints. Michael explains... "The work is an ongoing exploration into how the figure in art can suggest and communicate thoughts we all… Read More

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Mark Hearld in Edinburgh

Opening in Edinburgh on the 5th of October is Collage, Pigeons and Platters, Mark Hearld’s first solo exhibition of new work following his critically acclaimed curated exhibition The Lumber Room: Unimagined Treasures which opened the recently refurbished York Art Gallery in 2015. The exhibition continues to explore his love of the British countryside, a recent trip… Read More

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Katy Hackney


We're delighted that jeweller Katy Hackney is taking part in our current Editions & Objects exhibition at Yorkshire Sculpture Park which runs until the end of October 2016. For the exhibition Katy has created a limited edition of ten box wood pendants, each individually decorated and numbered. Born in Dundee and now based in London,… Read More

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Modern Studies

Our friend and collaborator Rob St. John (who we've had the pleasure of working with on Random Spectacular projects generated from Rob, Tommy Perman and Simon Kirby's Concrete Antenna sound installation) has just released a new album as part of chamber pop quartet Modern Studies. Their quietly experimental landscape songs are played on analogue synths, cello, double… Read More

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Clive Hicks-Jenkins


Artist Clive Hicks-Jenkins is currently exhibiting a series of new works at the Martin Tinney Gallery in Cardiff. Perhaps best know as a painter, Clive has recently been creating a series of limited edition screen prints, working with Dan Bugg of The Penfold Press. The duo are currently working on a series of prints based… Read More

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