News: May 2010

Butchers Blues

Sat 29 May 2010 by Alan (Fred)_Pipes

Pop along to the Prestonville Arms, Hamilton Road on Saturday 29 May, to bop to Brian Grimwood’s Butchers Blues Band - and did I mention… It’s free!

Zoe Tucker

Fri 28 May 2010 by Penny_Dann

A selection of Alison Green titles

Zoe Tucker from Alison Green Books on Picture Book Publishing, May 27th 2010

Astoria art

Thu 27 May 2010 by Alan (Fred)_Pipes

Astoria BiG illustrator Fred Pipes turns artist to adorn derelict Art Deco cinema in Brighton.

Daniel Clowes and Chris Ware

Tue 25 May 2010 by Alan (Fred)_Pipes

Ghost World

Two of the world’s greatest cartoonists - Daniel Clowes and Chris Ware will be appearing at the Corn Exchange in May.

Nottingham City Council looking for a children’s illustrator.

Tue 25 May 2010 by Penny_Dann

Nottingham City Council looking for a children’s illustrator. The timescale for applications is unfortunately short, please read on for…

Canvas re-visited - my pop-up residence.

Sun 23 May 2010 by Geo_Parkin

Residence sketch The Residence pop-up restaurant ended its one-month tenure last night (22nd May). Here’s how it was for me…

Auction !

Thu 20 May 2010 by Mandy_Taylor

Scott on election day If this is residency, I want more. Just spent 2 hours at Brighton's first pop up restaurant.

Secret Art Sale - Chance to buy work from some famous names

Tue 18 May 2010 by Penny_Dann

Secret art sale image Secret Art Sale… your chance to bag a bargain by a famous name.

Macmillan Prize 2010, Exhibition at Foyles Gallery

Tue 18 May 2010 by Lesley_White

'The House Rabbit'by Lesley White

My entry for the Macmillan Prize 2010 has been chosen as Highly Commended! You can see my dummy book titled ‘The House Rabbit’by Lesley White, exhibited in Foyles Gallery.

Illustrator wanted

Mon 17 May 2010 by Alan (Fred)_Pipes

I’m after an illustrator who is capable, either by hand paint or by digital methods, of converting a library image of a couple to the style of Avatar’s Pandorian people

The Quebec Art House

Fri 14 May 2010 by Liz Toole

18 artists showing at 20 Quebec St, venue 13 on the Hanover trail We've had a fantastic response so far at the Open House i've organised showing, drawing, painting, prints, jewellery, ceramics, glass,…

Grimwood’s Butchers

Thu 13 May 2010 by Alan (Fred)_Pipes

Gig poster Brian Grimwood’s band The Butchers Blues Band is playing at the Prestonville Arms, Hamilton Road on Saturday 29 May -…

Meeting Report: Studio 503 - Guy Parker- Rees, Adam Stower and Guy Passey

Wed 12 May 2010 by Penny_Dann

From Guy Parker-Rees' Guy Parker-Rees, Adam Stower and Guy Passey from Studio 503 in Brighton show us their work and talk about their successful…

Geo’s got merch!

Tue 11 May 2010 by Geo_Parkin

Bricon postcards The fruits of a recent ‘between jobs’ period are now available as a set of postcards.

Stop Press, FREE EVENT Intellectual property know how for visual creators

Mon 10 May 2010 by Penny_Dann

Own-it, an organisation based in University of the Arts, London that specialises in providing advice about intellectual property. We are…

Biscuit of the Month- May

Sat 08 May 2010 by Emma_McCann

I’m still here, it’s OK.

Winning Isn’t Everything

Fri 07 May 2010 by Jo_Moore

Fantastic Mr Fox by Emma McCann Recently BiG member (and our monthly Biscuit of the Month columnist) Emma McCann was selected as a winner in the…

The Wrong Side Of The Tracks Is Back!- Artists’ Open House

Sat 01 May 2010 by Curtis_Tappenden

Snake River Press and Too Many Cooks proudly presents:


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