Abbey Walk Gallery – Bringing Art Right Into The Heart Of Town

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The new year is always a busy time at Abbey Walk Gallery and 2015 promises to be no exception, starting with the arrival of an exciting new touring exhibition – The Forest of Possibility.
It’s an exploration of that most humble and most essential of media, paper and of its origins in the heart of the forest.

Corked - Davy and Kristin McGuire
Corked – Davy and Kristin McGuire

The forest is a place of vast potential, where myths and fairy tales are created. Sinister or enchanted, it is a space for the subconscious,
a place for both dreams and nightmares.

Featuring seven artists from all around the globe, the exhibition invites you to enter a world of extraordinary encounters with the forest, its ancient trees and the animals and plants that live there.

Enciclopedia3 - Andrea Mastrovito
Enciclopedia3 – Andrea Mastrovito

In January the gallery is heading off to the London Contemporary and Modern Art Fair in Islington, London where it will be exhibiting Lincolnshire artists Stephen Newton, Paul Galyer, Linda Ingham and Michael Thacker ARBS. This is the third year that the gallery has exhibited and it is one of only a handful of northern galleries selected.

Stephen Newton Image

In February the gallery hosts the Retrospective Exhibition of internationally renowned artist Stephen Newton. Spanning nearly three decades this is a major event that groups together significant moments of his remarkable career. Highlighting the full extent of the artist’s work which, has encompassed a diverse range of techniques and ideas it’s a celebration not to be missed.

Empty room with a mirror - Stephen Newton
Empty room with a mirror – Stephen Newton

For further information
contact Elaine or Gill
t:01472 241007
art@abbeywalkgallery.com
www.abbeywalkgallery.com

This feature can also be found in Mouth Almighty Issue 1 which is positively bursting at the seams with arts, events and entertainments listings for January – April 2015 and can be picked up all over the jolly old shop.

A Warm Welcome To Mouth Almighty

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So here it is, our new baby. Mouth Almighty. Full of listings and arts and events information. If you’ve got events planned for the period April – August ish then let us know and we’ll try and find you some space.

Not just arts either. Sports. Kids’ activities. Education. Talks. Meetings.

In fact just about anything that’s going to be happening that you’d like people to know about.

If you’d like to advertise then we’d love to hear from you too. rates are reasonable and Mouth Almighty is available all over the area!

You can find an online copy of the main edition on this link.