News from Artists at Bankley Studios Manchester

Previous Events from Bankley Gallery Artists

Ceramics at Manchester Christmas Markets

20 - 23 November 2012
Brazennose Street, Manchester

Vanessa Denvir will be selling her gorgeous ceramics at this year's Christmas Markets.

She will be at the Start in Salford Shed supporting mental health arts.


http://www.facebook.com/StartCreative

http://www.manchester.gov.uk/directory_record/57575/christmas_at_brazennose_street/category/676/christmas_markets

Patrick Procktor Art and Life

An exhibition of works by Patrick Procktor RA (1936-2003) at Huddersfield Art Gallery.
Curated by Ian Massey

This is the first museum show of the artist's work since his death, and is mounted in three rooms. The first and largest contains over twenty works on canvas, including large-scale works from the Sixties and Seventies, the second is of watercolours (portraits of Jimi Hendrix, Ossie Clark, Derek Jarman etc, plus landscapes and still life); whilst the third room contains a selection of Procktor's prints, documentary photographs and works by artists with whom he was associated (Keith Vaughan, Mario Dubksy, etc).

Admission is free.

http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/events/eventdetails.asp?evDtID=103395&evID=15783

ImagiNation Art Workshop

Sat 27th October 2012
12.30 – 3.30pm

At Bankley Studios and Gallery

Welcome to the land of creativity and inspiration!

Come and join us to make a temporary glimpse of a magical world of all things arty. Help us plant a fantastical forest and bring your own cardboard boxes etc. to build a gigantic landscape of recycled materials.

FREE (Donations welcome towards cost of materials)
Suitable for ages 3 upwards

For more information, contact:
stacey@sams-art.co.uk

As part of Levenshulme Festival: www.levenshulmefestival.co.uk

ARThletic Art Awards

As part of the festivities for the Torch Procession, we are organising an art competition and workshop. Anyone is welcome to enter and win special arty prizes - and it's free!

The competition is to...
Design a medal or trophy for an imaginary game/race

Entries can be posted at several 'drop-off points' around Levenshulme:
Trove
Antiques Village
Levenshulme Library
POD Deli
Isis Cafe
Inspire

Deadline for Entries 4.30pm on Saturday 23rd June 2012

The competition will be judged by Bankley Artists and our local torch bearer Brenda Harkin!

All the entries will be displayed on the Village Green for the procession at 8.00am on Sunday 24th June, where there will also be an art workshop in the morning.

The best idea and way of representing it will be the winner.

Winners will be announced 8.30am on
Sunday 24th June – after the torch has passed.

For more information, visit:
www.sams-art.co.uk/artawards

Exhibition @ Inspire

23 April - 3 June 2012

Inspire
747 Stockport Road
Levenshulme
M19 3AR


An exhibition of work from artists in residence at Bankley Studios & Gallery.

Andy Broadey
Hannah Brown
Stacey Coughlin
Philip Kennedy
Marnie Matthews

www.lev-inspire.co.uk

S1 Salon 2012

S1 Artspace

29th of March 2012, 6.30 - 8.30pm: Menagerie presented by Linder
5th of April 2012, 6.30 - 8.30pm: Tipping Point presented by Lisa Le Feuvre
12th of April 2012, 6.30 - 8.30pm: Ode to the Flâneur presented by Ben Rivers

Now in its sixth year, the S1 SALON returns with a new season of artists' film & video screenings, selected from an international open call. This year's salon has been chosen by guest selectors,Linder (artist), Lisa Le Feuvre (Head of Sculpture Studies at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds), and Ben Rivers (artist), who will each present one of the salon screenings along with a personal selection of film and video.

S1 Artspace will host three separate salon screenings of work by national and international artists throughout March and April 2012. Each screening is divided into two parts; Part One presents a selection of films from the open call, and Part Two, a personal selection of film and video from each of the guest selectors. Each screening will be introduced by one of the guest selectors.


Works by Jenny Baines | Francesca Banchelli | Oliver Bancroft | Jenn Berger | Sara Bjarland | Laura Buckley | Lindsay Foster | Robert Foster | Daniel Jacoby | Hyewon Kwon | Alex Pearl | Bruno Ramos | Jessica Sarah Rinland | Daniel Shanken

Free Entry
Drink Available

Party Time Returns!

Sunday 1st April 2012
6-9pm

Antwerp Mansion
Rusholme Grove
Curry Mile
M14 5AG

An exhibition of new work from graduates, and young artists, based in Manchester, Sheffield and Nottingham:

Hannah Biggs, Jodie Cheung, Ben Connell, Robert Foster, James Knowles, Kate Laverty,
Chris O'Neill, Jake Tibbits, Tome Valentine, William Whittle, Samuel Wild.

For more information visit:
www.partytimeexhibitions.blogspot.com

Or email:
partytimeexhibitions@yahoo.com

Life Drawing Classes

Body Positive North West, 39 Russell Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8DH

Autumn 2011

Thursday 25th Aug: 7pm - 9pm
Thursday 29th Sept: 7pm - 9pm
Thursday 27th Oct: 7pm - 9pm
Thursday 24th Nov: 7pm-9pm

Self directed life drawing evening for all who wish to develop their life drawing.

£5.00 per person per evening. Please bring all your own materials.

For further details please contact: mcsharryjames@yahoo.co.uk
Or Telephone:BPNW: 01618822200

All profits donated to BPNW: Support your local community.

ARTY-Lympics

Sat 22 October 2011
12.30 - 3.00pm

Art Workshop At Inspire
As part of Levenshulme Festival

Come and have a go at arty games.
Try your skill at ’Paints and Rulers’, ‘Drawing Draughts’ and try making your own family game.

Play against your friends and family in creative competition!
By Stacey Coughlin from Bankley Studios & Gallery

Donations
£ 1.00 Child
£ 2.00 Adult
£ 4.00 Family

At
Inspire
747 Stockport Road
Levenshulme
M19 3AR


For more information contact Stacey:
stacey@sams-art.co.uk

www.levenshulmefestival.co.uk

Out and About Levenshule Exhibitions

Throughout September

To promote links with the Open Studios and local businesses we are exhibiting work at various venues across Levenshulme throughout September…

Valerie Clarke
at Inspire
747 Stockport Road Levenshulme
www.lev-inspire.org.uk


Stacey Coughlin
at POD
30 Albert Road Levenshulme
www.pod-deli.co.uk


Marnie Matthews, Carolyn Curtis-Magri, Philip Kennedy and Gary James Williams
at Isis Café
910 Stockport Road Levenshulme


James McSharry and Stacey Coughlin
at Union Inn
845 Stockport Road Levenshulme