Tag Archives: Visual Arts

Arts Sunday to return to St Peter Port in Summer 2012

The Guernsey Arts Commission is set for another busy year in 2012 and one of the highlights will be the second Arts Sunday on St Peter Port Seafront on Sunday 17th June. In 2011 Arts Sunday showcased a range of … Continue reading

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Joint project sees Christmas tree “decorated with a difference”

The Guernsey Arts Commission and the Adult Disability Day Service have got together to help local people with disabilities and raise awareness of different cancers, cancer prevention and early diagnosis by decorating a Christmas Trees in an unusual way. The … Continue reading

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Re-Creations project takes Van Gogh into new places

Guernsey born artist Tina McCallan is bringing here Re-Creations project back to Guernsey thanks to funding from the Guernsey Arts Commission and in conjunction with our Community Arts Programme. The on going project is designed to “inject art into the … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas now open

Post-Christmas, the latest exhibition in the greenhouse, is now open. The exhibition was organised in partnership with Guernsey Post and looks at a selection of the island’s festive stamp designs over the last 40 years. Dawn Gallienne, who is Head … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas brings a festive feel to the greenhouse

For our 2011 Christmas exhibition in the greenhouse we have teamed up with Guernsey Post to bring you four decades of Guernsey’s Christmas stamp designs in an exhibition called Post-Christmas, opening on Friday 18th November (with a private opening the … Continue reading

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10 of the Best now open

10 of the Best, the latest exhibition in the greenhouse, the Guernsey Arts Commission’s dedicated project space in the Guernsey Information Centre, opened to the public on 9th September. The exhibition’s opening night saw more than 200 people take a … Continue reading

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Last weekend for Potato Peel Pie exhibition

This weekend is your last chance to see the We’ve Got It Covered exhibition in the greenhouse! The exhibition, which was organised in conjunction with the first Guernsey Literary Festival and explores the dust jacket designs for internationally editions of … Continue reading

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10 of the Best in the greenhouse

The next exhibition to take place in the greenhouse takes a look at 10 of the Best art works from the various Guernsey schools’ 2011 end of year shows. Spanning arts disciplines from illustration and fashion to photography and video, … Continue reading

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Lion wins Art On The Beach

It was a sand and seaweed sculpture of a lion that was selected by the judges as the winner of the second annual Guernsey Arts Commission Art On The Beach event on Sunday 19th June, which this year was supported … Continue reading

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Get a taste of art in half term workshops

Take a look at photos from the workshops on our Facebook page. The Guernsey Arts Commission will be running a series of short workshops during half term at the end of May and begining of June with the support of … Continue reading

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