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Collage on screen in ARTBOX Gallery, Zurich

Exciting idea - displaying a collage in a Zurich venue as part of 'Show-it' hosted by ARTBOX.TALENT at the ARTBOX Gallery through October 2019.

Transmission (2019) mixed-media collage, 30x40cm CHF90.00 'Transmission' forms part of a mixed-media collage based poster series of images developing through 2019.

ARTBOX.TALENT is a non-profit platform that wants to offer artists the opportunity to show their art at no cost: https://www.artboxtalent.com/home-de

https://www.theartboxgallery.com/galerie-zurichde

Mike Tedder
Photography workshop - The river runs through.

Saturday 3rd August 2019 (10:30am-12:30pm) - Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens, Dover, Kent

The river runs through - a photographic exploration of water in Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens. Join photographer Mike Tedder for this walk around Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens to celebrate the beauty of the River Dour.

You'll need to bring your own camera or phone. Please note that this workshop will focus on the creative aspects of photography, not the technical. Please wear sturdy walking shoes and dress appropriately for the weather! The workshop is free to attend, but places are limited. If you'd like to come along, please email kearsney.parks@dover.gov.uk to book a place.

https://www.kearsneyparks.co.uk/

The River runs through Russell Gardens

The River runs through Russell Gardens

South East Artists Open Studios 2019

South East Artists (SEAS) are exhibiting in Deal, Walmer, Ringwould and St. Margaret’s Bay, in individual studios, galleries and at three group venues: the Angling Club, Astor Theatre and Landmark Centre on 22+23rd June & 29+30th June.

Work includes woodcuts, mosaic, glass, painting, photography, drawing, embroidered textiles, ceramics, pottery, printmaking, collage, montage, assemblage, constructions, following themes of heritage, travel, local scenes, events, people, ideas, feelings, movement, dance and music.

SEAS artists are making links this year with the Deal Music and Arts Festival, starting on 28th June, where some artists will be producing art during music events; you can combine Open Studios visits with open gardens on the 30th June; there are printmaking demonstrations on Saturday mornings; or have your portrait drawn on the spot during the final weekend.

Follow the trail using the map and details of individual artists inside. Meet and talk to the artists.

Click here to download a copy of the Open Studios trail guide.

Mike Tedder
Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day 2019

My pinhole lens-less image for Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day 2019 joins the inspirational online gallery celebrating nearly 2,000 pinhole images shot using a variety of ready made & home made cameras by photographers from around the world - all on the same day 28th April.

Mike Tedder, "Nature Morte”

Sea Kale photographed using expired Polaroid 664 b/w type 100 instant film loaded in a Polaroid 100 plastic pinhole camera. It was a dull rainy day, so shooting indoors for WPPD with a 20 minute exposure.

http://pinholeday.org/gallery/2019/?id=1972

Mike Tedder
Small is Beautiful - Postcard art event

South East Artists Open Studios Launch Event
Saturday 1 June 10am to 5pm
St George’s Parish Hall, High Street, Deal

Over 30 artists in Deal, Walmer, Ringwould and St. Margaret’s Bay will be exhibiting a full range of their work in this years OPEN STUDIOS art trail in individual studios, galleries and at three group venues: the Astor Theatre, Landmark Centre and the Deal Angling Club.

You are invited to attend the Launch event Small is Beautiful where you can meet the artists and see many examples of their small-scale work. You’ll learn from the artists where they will be exhibiting during the two weekends of OPEN STUDIOS and receive the event catalogue with a map highlighting artist venues.

For further information visit www.searts.co.uk or the South East Artists Facebook page.

Mike Tedder
Dover Studio Collective PrintFest 2019

Saturday/samedi 25/5: 11.00-17.00h and Sunday/dimanche 26/5: 11.00-17.00h

Dover Studio Collective artists will be inviting and welcoming visitors to their Printfest and open studios weekend in late May. The artists will be presenting a show of both completed and in-progress print-based artwork displayed across their active workspaces. All are welcome to visit this free studio eventand no pre-booking is required.

A mini-print exhibition and taster workshop will also take place during the weekend. Visitors to the studio, who would like to participate, will be able to design, cut and print their own postcard format print to display or take away. (Please bring protective clothing such as an apron or old t-shirt and a small 50 pence donation would be appreciated just helping to cover material costs.)

The Dover PrintFest, mini-print exhibition and open studio event joins a network of events that are part of the 7th Fête de l'estampe taking place throughout France and Europe on May 26th.

Une collection d'artistes basés à Douvres et leurs invités ouvrent les portes de leurs ateliers au public. Ils présenteront des œuvres imprimées - complètes ou en cours - dans le cadre de leurs espaces de travail individuels ainsi que dans une exposition collective dans leur espace d’exposition. L'événement réunira l'impression contemporaine et des livres d'artistes avec l'intention de présenter une vision / idée expansive des possibilités de l’impression. Tous sont invités à visiter cet événement gratuit, et la réservation n'est pas nécessaire.

Directions:

Dover Studio Collective: 67 Astley Avenue, Dover, Kent CT16 2PW

Although parking is limited on site, there is plenty of parking space available within 50 meters, just beyond the railway bridge. There is a bus stop near the end of Astley Avenue (routes 15/89/90/61), and the studio can be reached on foot 1-2km or taxi from either Dover railway station or ferry terminal.

Le stationnement sur place est limité mais il y a moyen de se garer à moins de 50 mètres dans un parking a l’arrière du pont ferroviare. Un arret de bus se trouve en bas de Astley Avenue (routes 15/89/90/61). L’atelier peut être atteint à pied ou en taxi depuis la gare de Douvres ou le terminal de ferry qui se trouvent à 1 ou 2 km.

La Fête de l’estampe

Devenue au fil des années un succès, c’est un rendez-vous annuel à ne pas manquer. La Fête de l’estampe permet à un large public de découvrir dans une ambiance chaleureuse la richesse de ce moyen d’expression qui comprend la gravure, la lithographie, la sérigraphie ou encore les procédés numériques. Des expositions, des performances, des visites d'ateliers, stages, démonstrations, portes ouvertes, cours, conférences, ventes aux enchères, kakémonos géants, etc. sont organisés dans toute la France et même au-delà, en Europe, le jour de la Fête de l’estampe, autour du 26 mai 2019. La Fête de l'estampe 2019 reçoit le soutien du ministère de la Culture et de la Communication.

Over the years, the success of this festival has made it an unmissable event in the cultural calendar. With the support of the French ministry of Culture, La Fête de l'estampe provides a festive opportunity for many to discover this rich art that includes lithography, engraving, serigraphy, artists' books and even digital prints. Exhibitions, outdoor studios, training sessions, open studios, conferences, performances, auctions, and giant prints are organised in France and in many other countries in Europe on 26th May, 2019, for one day, or longer in some areas.

Mike Tedder