Monthly Archives: July 2012

Cai Guo-Qiang: BBC Guernsey interview

Cai Guo-Qiang , who is currently exhibiting his work ‘Beijing Games: Sketches & Video’ in the greenhouse until the end of August, has now left Guernsey and the Channel Islands to attend the London Olympic Games Opening Ceremony. Before he left, BBC … Continue reading

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Cai Guo-Qiang: Fires Noonday Gun

Following on from the official opening of the exhibition ‘Beijing Games: Sketches & Video’ in the greenhouse gallery, the Chinese-born Artist Cai Guo-Qiang visited Castle Cornet in St Peter Port today to fire the Noonday Gun. The firing of the Noonday Gun … Continue reading

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Cai Guo-Qiang: Meet the Artist!

Last night was a great success; the exhibition was officially opened by Bailiff Richard Collas, with a great turn out. Images coming soon from Etienne Laine. Tomorrow, Cai will be holding a discussion in the Princess Royal Centre for Performing Arts lead by … Continue reading

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St Martins needs you!

Do you have a couple of hours to spare at St Martins on Wednesday evenings? Our current group of wonderful volunteers are travelling far and wide (on of them in a camper van) which means that the young people there … Continue reading

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Royal Visit

We’re delighted to report that our Art on the Bus ArtsMobile project for the Youth Showcase yesterday was a big success! Ruth McKerrel, who is team leader at St Martins, has been busy for days preparing as well as a late night … Continue reading

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Cai Guo-Qiang: Arrival

The work has arrived! To find out more about Chinese-born artist Cai Guo-Qiang, visit his information page here, or his website here. Cai will be in Guernsey for the Private View and a Discussion with Eric Snell. Do join us. … Continue reading

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Cai Guo-Qiang: Events

Click to download the e-invite for the Cai Guo Qiang events. The Guernsey Arts Commission and the Art and Islands Foundation would love you to join us for the following events alongside Chinese-born artist Cai Guo-Qiang whose work ‘Beijing Games: Sketches and … Continue reading

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Cai Guo-Qiang: Now open

CAI GUO-QIANG Beijing Games: Sketches and Video Friday 6 July – Friday 31 August the greenhouse Free (Click for the full image) The Art and Islands Foundation in association with the Guernsey Arts Commission have invited one of today’s leading … Continue reading

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Arts Sunday: Thank you

Arts Sunday We would like to say a massive thank you for contributing to an amazing second annual Arts Sunday. The day undeniably exceeded everyone’s expectations; from the huge amount of artists involved in each of the 10 main areas, … Continue reading

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Guernsey Literary Festival: @ the greenhouse

Guernsey Literary Festival @ the greenhouse Monday 10 – Wednesday 12 September The Guernsey Literary team will be based at the greenhouse just prior to this year’s Festival, the team will be available to give you all the information you … Continue reading

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