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Wednesday, 17 December 2014

The Gathering - an exhibition by Jody Little

The Gathering - an exhibition

 by Jody Little




London, 1946: A family come together to celebrate
a wedding. It is a joyous occasion and the first
gathering since the end of the war. It is, however, 
marked by absence. People cannot help but remember
friends and relatives not lucky enough to return home
from the fighting, both from the recent war but also the 
Great War almost a generation ago. Using a variety of 
printmaking techniques, ‘The Gathering’ examines loss 
and remembrance and considers how the past influences
and forges our identities in the present. Of particular
influence is the artist’s great uncle Walter, who lived in
Gateshead before being posted out to France in August
1915. 

Central Library, Prince Consort Road 

Gateshead Central Library is fully accessible *  
Additional Information:
The Gallery at Gateshead Central Library is open 
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am - 7pm, 
Wednesday 9am - 5pm, Saturday 9am - 1pm, 
closed Sunday. Gateshead Central Library 
will also be closed from 12 noon on the 24th &;
31st Dec and closed all day on the 25th, 26th 

Dec and 1st Jan.


Sunday, 7 December 2014

LOOSE MUSE – London’s Premiere Women’s Writers Night.

LOOSE MUSE – London’s Premiere Women’s Writers Night.
Wednesday 10th December – the second Wednesday of each month.
@ The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2 (closest tube = Covent Garden),
8.00 p.m. - £6.00 - £4.00 concessions
Features this month:
Elise Valmorbida – is the author of several best-selling novels, including Matilde Waltzing, The Book of Happy Endings, The TV President, and The Winding Stick, and is also the award-winning script-consultant/producer of indie Britfilm ‘SAXON’.  She is currently writing a historical novel inspired by family stories.  www.word-design.co.uk/books
Spectre of Abandonment – another chance to hear excerpts of the multi-stranded collaboration between visual artist Lorraine Clarkeand poets Sue Johns, Sarah Reilly and Agnes Meadows, which resulted in the Spectre of Abandonment exhibition earlier this year, with specially written poetry read by the three writers.

And there will also be plenty of opportunity to share your work in our Open Mic spots. 
So come share the passion share the joy,

Thursday, 4 December 2014

The arcane autobiography of Nestor Bogoff: Chapters 1 to 8

 The arcane autobiography of Nestor Bogoff: Chapters 1 to 8

CHEAP Art work by p.murry in the  BAR Gallery Art Fair.

12 December  8 January




Private View & Queens Parade Xmas Launch: 12th Dec 


6pm-10pm

Opening Hours: 12pm-6pm Tuesday-Friday,  2-6pm Saturdays


BAR  Unit 4-5, Queens Parade, Walm Lane, London, NW2 5HT