News and Events

Image Credit: Jill Gibson

News, Events & Shows

This Stuff Matters  - We Are Still Here, Yorkshire Arts Space, Sheffield, October 2021. We would like to take this opportunity to thank Yorkshire Art Space for hosing the show  with special thanks to Tyler for his patience and  organisation. To Gillian Brent for her hard work in arranging the show and her hospitality in Sheffield. To Peter Griffiths for the photography and window vinyl's and lastly but certainly not least to Megan Goodeve for chairing the discussion. It was a pleasure to meet you all and we were thrilled with the response and warm welcome from everyone there. 

Thanks Again - TSM 

WASH @ YAS Sheffield October 16th & 17th 2021 Featuring TSM artists, Gillian Brent, Jill Gibson, Alexandra Harley & Sheila Vollmer. Image Credit: Peter Griffiths 

WASH Discussion

Read full transcript here: WASH Transcript 2021

Gillian Brent, Alexandra Harley, Jill Gibson and Shelia Vollmer, talkto Megan Goodeve of The Freelands Foundation about Women Making Abstract Sculpture - October 2021. This conversation with an audience was recorded live at Yorkshire Art Space and covers various topics  including the position and relevance of abstraction in a contemporary art world which is focused on
image-based, issue-based and socially engaged art practice and what is it that women artists can bring to abstract sculpture, that is different to men?  Please click the link below to listen to the discussion. 

For those who were unable to attend the Pop Up show in Sheffield we have compiled a short video for your perusal. Please click the link to view. 
Music compiled by  Reuben Griffiths

 Rest & Relaxation.....

Jill Gibson will be opening a new artist retreat - FAR - and showing space - Gallerie Gilardie, in the Charente, France. The retreat will be open  in July 2022. Further details coming soon.

 

Members News

Works by Alexandra will be shown at the following exhibitions throughout the coming months.

Her work - "Cha" has been selected for the Las Laguna Gallery, https://www.laslagunaartgallery.com/purely-abstract

The Open Art Exchange gallery will be including my sculpture at the art fair at the Hague later this year www.openartexchange.com

Alex will also be collaborating on a sound sculpture with the Swedish composer Anna Svensdotter www.annasvensdotter.com For further information regarding the work with Anna  Svensdotter, please click the link below.

Members News

The London Group including work by Alexandra Harley have installed the fabulous annual sculpture show in the beautiful gardens of St Johns Churchyard Waterloo. 22 sculptures are on show. Open everyday between 9am-10pm, until 30th July. There will be a picnic and artist talks on the 30th, 1-3pm (bring your own picnic). Alexandra is showing ‘Hari' which is nestled in the bushes.
St Johns Church is by the roundabout on the south side of waterloo bridge, SE1 8TY and the nearest tube is Waterloo.

Image: Alexandra Harley: 2022

Work in Situ

Sheila vollmer -Sine Line - 2020  galvanized and copper painted steel h300cm 
image credit: Sheila Vollmer

Sheila Vollmers 'Sine Line' Sculpture Commission  was installed in Aug 2020 at Integral Powertrain's new Milton Keynes 'green' factory site. 

VJB Arts presents Sheila Vollmer and Lindsay Mapes at Foster & Partners designed space, 10 Gresham Street, London EC2 September 2021-January 2022 

Sheila Vollmer
Bolt II', 2021, painted steel, tinted Perspex & fixings 

Contextile in GuimaraesPortugal

if you are heading to Portugal this September pop in to see the work of Jill Gibson who has been selected for the 10th Contextile Biennale in Guimaraes. Two of Jill’s Ladies Purses will be shown at this prestigious exhibition. Looking forward to seeing you there. 

 

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