November 30th 2016 – January 7th 2017
An Open Submission Exhibition in the KCC Sevenoaks Kaleidoscope Gallery
Image credit Sue Vass ‘Fragility’
Rosalind Barker, Christa Corner, Andrea Coltman, Ruth Dent, Angela Dewar, Christina France, Sonia Griffin, Richard Heys, Amanda Hopkins, Julian Rowe, Franny Swann, Maria Turner, Sue Vass, Rachel Wickremer.
At The Sevenoaks Kaleidoscope Gallery, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks, TN13 1LQ
Selection and curation by Kenton Lowe, owner and curator of the award winning blackShed gallery with London based artist Tom Penney, who joined blackShed this year to support its submission and exhibition program. Pictured in action.
Rachel Wickremer ‘Exterior’ Media: Polycarbonate Twinwall, Paint & Thread.Size: 80cm x 80cm (Framed)
Maria Marianni Turner ‘Tributary’ Oil, oil pastel and polyfilla on linen.40 x 30cm
Richard Heys ‘Fall from Grace’ Acrylic on Alu di-bond 61 x 91 cm (framed size)
Christina France ‘Troubled Waters’ Etching with emboss 70 x 50 cms. (Signed edition 25)
Back wall : Christina France ‘Celeste’ Embossed and debossed circular forms with graphite on Hannemule paper 30 x 100cms
Amanda Hopkins ‘Rumex Obtusifolius ‘(Dock leaves) Dock leaves, mono print on Japanese paper 230mm x 230mm. Amanda Hopkins ‘Burnt Out’ Debris from torched car abandoned on Filston Lane, Shoreham, June 2016; burnt rubber, fused glass, metal tyre reinforcement320mm x 350mm x 190mm
Ruth Dent ‘In a state of osmosis’ Oil on canvas, 100 x 100cm
Ruth Dent ‘The bluebells are out and it’s magic’ Oil on canvas, 100 x 100cm
Rosalind Barker ‘Frame 1’ Graphite Line on 40 gsm paper Unframed: 53 x 39 x 4 cm
Rosalind Barker ‘Black Mirror 2 ‘ Graphite line on 40 gsm paper Unframed : 58 x 42 x 2 cm
Sonia Griffin ‘Study of non-colour’ Cling film on primed canvas 100 x 108 x 66 cm
Franny Swann ‘Homeland Security’ Glass bell jar, wasp nest, steel rod, wasps, acrylic, marker pen. 23cm high x 23cm wide
Andrea Coltman ‘Peter Aged 10 – Hidden Child of The Holocaust’ Oil on found hardboard 31 x 61 x 2 cm
Julian Rowe ‘Sycorax 11’ Acrylic on calico, bronze powder, wood, glass, Perspex.
42cm x 74cm x 10cm.
Christa Corner ‘Deforestation’
Mixed media on hand-made paper 47×52 cm
Full review of SVAF OPEN 2016 by SVAF member and a-n reviewer David Minton
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