Tag: Jersey Arts Trust

Skipton Open Studios opens new doors

Skipton Open Studios opens new doors

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Skipton Open Studios will be back for its seventh year in June, at new venues and with emerging and guest artists taking part. Skipton Open Studios provides an opportunity for Islanders and visitors alike to see art at the Island’s heart, as artists open their studios to the public. The event provides a chance to […]

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Artists draw the crowds

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Visits to this year’s Skipton Open Studios 2013 increased more than threefold over 2012 as Islanders and visitors joined in the celebration of local artistic talent. Visitors to the artists’ village in shipping containers at Weighbridge Place rose from 1,200 in 2012 to 2,000 this year where around 400 people enjoyed the entertainment provided for […]

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We are about to open

| June 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

From tomorrow, Weighbridge Place is being transformed into a vibrant artistic community inside shipping containers set around a village green for a nine-day celebration of local artistic talent. Now in its sixth year, Skipton Open Studios is organised by the Jersey Arts Trust and sponsored by Skipton International. From Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 June, […]

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Skipton Open Studios added extras

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

There is much more to the Skipton Open Studios 2013 than local artists opening their studios to the public and an artists’ village in Weighbridge Place from 22 to 30 June. The nine-day celebration of local artistic talent, organised by the Jersey Arts Trust and sponsored by Skipton International, is now in its sixth year. […]

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Art for everyone

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

A record number of Jersey artists will be showing their work at the Weighbridge and in unusual locations around the Island for the Skipton Open Studios 2013. The nine-day celebration of local artistic talent, organised by the Jersey Arts Trust and sponsored by Skipton International, is now in its sixth year. Between 22 and 30 […]

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Local artist paints largest ever Jersey mural

| December 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) has commissioned local artist, Matt Daly, through the Jersey Arts Trust, to paint the hoarding boards that are being erected to protect the site of the major drainage project that has just started in the Phillips Street area of St Helier. The mural will start being erected on Tuesday 4 […]

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Skipton Open Studios Workshops

Skipton Open Studios Workshops

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Skipton Open Studios community art project continues over the autumn and winter with workshops and courses led by members of Jersey’s vibrant artistic community. Skipton Open Studios 2012 summer celebration of local art was launched at Weighbridge Place in June with an artists village in ten shipping containers, featuring galleries, hands-on workshops and demonstrations including […]

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WE ARE READY TO OPEN

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Skipton Open Studios 2012, a seven-day celebration of local art for everyone organised by the Jersey Arts Trust, kicks off this weekend. Now in its fifth year Skipton Open Studios features galleries, hands-on workshops and demonstrations, free photographic portraiture, stonemasonry, print making, needle turning and photography in ten converted shipping containers at Weighbridge Place from […]

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ART IN UNUSUAL PLACES

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

A historic Jersey farm in the Island’s rural heartland, St Thomas’ Church and a blacksmith above Rozel are being transformed into artists’ studios as part of the Skipton Open Studios 2012. Nearly 50 local artists are taking part including painters, sculptors, textile and ceramic artists, photographers, jewellers, illustrators, a master dyer, artist blacksmiths and printers […]

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Beauty of the “Land of the Lemur” to be showcased by local artist

Beauty of the “Land of the Lemur” to be showcased by local artist

| April 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Local artist Matthieu Falle is bringing the flavour of Madagascar to the Jersey Arts Centre. His latest exhibition, which is supported by Kleinwort Benson and the Jersey Arts Trust in association with the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, showcases his experience of a two month journey around “Land of the Lemur”. The exhibition also highlights the […]

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