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Bristol Doors Open Day 2016

Thank you to everyone who made it along to our tours of the studios for Bristol Doors Open Day 2016 last Saturday. Below are a selection of photos from the day by Bristol-based photographer Damien Hockey. If you are looking for a

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Bristol Doors Open Day 2016

Thank you to everyone who made it along to our tours of the studios for Bristol Doors Open Day 2016 last Saturday. Below are a selection of photos from the day by Bristol-based photographer Damien Hockey. If you are looking for a

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Artist in Residence: Otis Blease

OTIS BLEASE: ARTIST IN RESIDENCE BRISTOL DOORS OPEN DAY 2016 My name is Otis Blease and I’m a 20 year old university student, about to go into my second year studying Drawing and Print at the University of the West

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Artist in Residence: Otis Blease

OTIS BLEASE: ARTIST IN RESIDENCE BRISTOL DOORS OPEN DAY 2016 My name is Otis Blease and I’m a 20 year old university student, about to go into my second year studying Drawing and Print at the University of the West

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Job opportunity: Studio Manager (Maternity Cover)

Jamaica Street Artists Studio Manager Maternity cover for 1 year Jamaica Street Artists are looking for a Studio Manager to take over the day-to-day management of the Studios and deliver our public events. The role requires an all-rounder: good with

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Job opportunity: Studio Manager (Maternity Cover)

Jamaica Street Artists Studio Manager Maternity cover for 1 year Jamaica Street Artists are looking for a Studio Manager to take over the day-to-day management of the Studios and deliver our public events. The role requires an all-rounder: good with

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Artwork from Dunkirk Refugee Camp at Open Studios

Studio artists Emma Dibben, Elaine Jones and Liz Verde have recently travelled to Grande Synthe camp in Northern France, to facilitate workshops with refugee children. They worked with the children to create felt monkeys, box monsters and dinosaurs. They painted, planted

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Artwork from Dunkirk Refugee Camp at Open Studios

Studio artists Emma Dibben, Elaine Jones and Liz Verde have recently travelled to Grande Synthe camp in Northern France, to facilitate workshops with refugee children. They worked with the children to create felt monkeys, box monsters and dinosaurs. They painted, planted

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Open Studios 2016

10-12 June Opening party: Friday 10 June, 7-10pm Studios open: 11-12 June, 11am – 5pm Fundraising auction: Sunday 12 June, 5pm Open Studios is an exciting time of year, when we open up our building for you to explore. With

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Open Studios 2016

10-12 June Opening party: Friday 10 June, 7-10pm Studios open: 11-12 June, 11am – 5pm Fundraising auction: Sunday 12 June, 5pm Open Studios is an exciting time of year, when we open up our building for you to explore. With

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Suggestive Horror, Monochromes, and Eccentric Animal People by Mr Mead

Auguste Chocianaite interviewed Tom Mead, whose monochromatic illustrations will make you want to check under the bed before going to sleep tonight. Subtly terrifying and irresistibly charming works by Mr Mead will make your imagination tick. Suggestive horror is one

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Suggestive Horror, Monochromes, and Eccentric Animal People by Mr Mead

Auguste Chocianaite interviewed Tom Mead, whose monochromatic illustrations will make you want to check under the bed before going to sleep tonight. Subtly terrifying and irresistibly charming works by Mr Mead will make your imagination tick. Suggestive horror is one

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Open Studios flyer design by Dorcas Casey, Max McClure and Liz Verde

This year’s Open Studios flyer has been a collaboration between studio artists Dorcas Casey, Max McClure and Liz Verde. The flyer features work by Dorcas Casey, a sculptor and installation artist. Dorcas will have new work on show at this

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Open Studios flyer design by Dorcas Casey, Max McClure and Liz Verde

This year’s Open Studios flyer has been a collaboration between studio artists Dorcas Casey, Max McClure and Liz Verde. The flyer features work by Dorcas Casey, a sculptor and installation artist. Dorcas will have new work on show at this

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Travel-inspired colour palettes of Elaine Jones

Like many artists, Jamaica Street’s Elaine Jones discovered her urge to paint when she was a child. After completing a Fine Art degree at Loughborough University she started to travel the world, becoming inspired by the wide array of colour

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Travel-inspired colour palettes of Elaine Jones

Like many artists, Jamaica Street’s Elaine Jones discovered her urge to paint when she was a child. After completing a Fine Art degree at Loughborough University she started to travel the world, becoming inspired by the wide array of colour

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Read all about it! Christmas Party, 3 and 6 Dec 2015

Jamaica Street Artists Christmas Party Thursday 3 December, 5-9pm Sunday 6 December, 1-5pm Mince pies, mulled wine, carols and … Art!   Visit Jamaica Street Artists this December for our Christmas Party, and soak up the creative festive spirit in

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Read all about it! Christmas Party, 3 and 6 Dec 2015

Jamaica Street Artists Christmas Party Thursday 3 December, 5-9pm Sunday 6 December, 1-5pm Mince pies, mulled wine, carols and … Art!   Visit Jamaica Street Artists this December for our Christmas Party, and soak up the creative festive spirit in

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Kate Evans’ design for the Christmas Party invitation

Our Christmas Party flyer hits the streets this week. Our flyer image is by Kate Evans. Kate has been a studio holder at Jamaica Street since 2011 and is an illustrator and fine artist. Kate is currently working on an

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Kate Evans’ design for the Christmas Party invitation

Our Christmas Party flyer hits the streets this week. Our flyer image is by Kate Evans. Kate has been a studio holder at Jamaica Street since 2011 and is an illustrator and fine artist. Kate is currently working on an

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Anouk Mercier: Hinting at the Mysterious, the Abysmal and the Uncanny

Our volunteer journalist, Auguste Chocianaite met Anouk Mercier in her studio. Enchanting landscapes embellished with subtle motifs of the Antiquity period combined with the most outstanding creations of nature, all produced using ink or pencil, are signature works of Anouk

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Anouk Mercier: Hinting at the Mysterious, the Abysmal and the Uncanny

Our volunteer journalist, Auguste Chocianaite met Anouk Mercier in her studio. Enchanting landscapes embellished with subtle motifs of the Antiquity period combined with the most outstanding creations of nature, all produced using ink or pencil, are signature works of Anouk

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Side by Side

Our exhibition for the Art Weekender – Bristol & Bath is ‘Side by Side’. Side by Side is an exhibition of collaborative work produced by artists from Jamaica Street Artist Studios in Bristol, and Bath Artists’ Studios. Working between the

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Side by Side

Our exhibition for the Art Weekender – Bristol & Bath is ‘Side by Side’. Side by Side is an exhibition of collaborative work produced by artists from Jamaica Street Artist Studios in Bristol, and Bath Artists’ Studios. Working between the