Ceramics I ‘Be Happy’, Ken Eardley

Bright and beautiful pottery pieces from the acclaimed British ceramicist Come and get your fix of joy from ceramicist Ken Eardley this summer. Fresh into the gallery we have his brand new collection of gorgeous bird and bloom-inspired pottery, all in Ken’s signature brights and pastels. Brighton-based artist Ken – who started in textiles before

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Exhibition I #MyEaling

We have been blown away by the sheer number of stunning entries to our children’s summer art competition – now come and see them! We are thrilled to announce that our children’s art exhibition, celebrating the best of Ealing, is now officially open. Earlier this summer we asked local kids and young people aged 3-16

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Screenprint of Kew Gardens glasshouse by Clare Halifax

What’s New I A Printmaker’s London

A blockbuster exhibition of printmakers’ original works on the theme of London opens this autumn Coming to For Arts Sake this September, we are thrilled to announce one of the biggest ever group shows of original prints devoted to the capital. ‘A Printmaker’s London’ features never-before-seen new works from 60 of the leading contemporary British

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Exhibition I Emiko Aida, ‘Seeing in Tune’

A spellbindingly beautiful new collection of oil paintings from the Tokyo-born artist In our lower gallery this summer we present the enchanting oils of Japanese artist Emiko Aida. Emiko’s work aims to conjure the ineffable – wisps of sound, vibration, movement, light and memory – to explore notions of consciousness and identity. “My work is

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#MyEaling I Children’s Art Competition

We’re looking for children and young people to draw or paint their favourite bit of Ealing – and win the chance to star in a new exhibition at For Arts Sake! This summer we at For Arts Sake want to celebrate all that’s lovely about Ealing – and a new generation of budding artists too!

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In My Father's Footsteps - Martin Ridgwell

Top 10 Prints for Father’s Day

From bears to the Beano, browse our round-up of the perfect prints for Dad 1. In My Father’s Footsteps by Martin Ridgwell A timeless and gentle ode to fatherhood. Etching, edition of 50, £120, find it here. 2. ‘After the Storm’ by Martin Langford True life, etched, from the master of the cartoon skit. Etching,

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Exhibition | David Cottingham, ‘Catching the Light’

“Light moves across a landscape like the dancer moves through space; I am a painter of transient things” Painter and sculptor David Cottingham presents a captivating collection of new work at For Arts Sake this summer, exploring his twin fascinations – the dancer in motion and the spirit of place. As his exhibition ‘Catching the Light’ opens

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Owls Don’t Like Brexit Either (& other works)

Collage star Maria Rivans turns vintage London scenes into witty skits on contemporary life From Brexit-hating birds to the surreal spectacle of a ukulele-strumming Elvis at the Houses of Parliament, Maria Rivans‘ box collages are miniature commentaries on modern obsessions. A mash-up of vintage picture postcards with kitsch Pop Art references, these perfectly formed 3D

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Surreal Ceramics I Q&A with Amy Douglas

The restorer turns broken vintage figurines into subversive works of art – and you probably won’t find them on great-granny’s mantelpiece An expert restorer by trade, Amy Douglas started creating anarchic new objects from broken Staffordshire pottery purely for her own amusement – now her surreal creations are taking the ceramics world by storm. As

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Collage collaborators | Q&A with Maria Rivans & Bonnie and Clyde

They share a Brighton studio and a love of the stunning and surreal art of collage. We speak to Maria Rivans and Bonnie and Clyde – aka the artist Steph Burnley – about their work and new joint show Glitter Bunnies Basics first – where do you live?Maria: Hove, 100 yards from the seafront. I love

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Exhibition I ‘Glitter Bunnies’

The queens of contemporary British collage combine for a glittering new show at For Arts Sake this spring We are delighted to present a blockbuster three-hander from the queens of contemporary British collage this May – printmakers Maria Rivans and Bonnie and Clyde alongside ceramics artist Amy Douglas. From the dreamscape glamour of Rivans’ vintage

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What’s New | Spring & Summer Exhibition Highlights

From the queens of contemporary collage to the delicate aquatint etchings of Emiko Aida, here’s what to expect in the gallery as the weather warms up ‘Glitter Bunnies’ We are thrilled to unveil a blockbuster exhibition this May – a hugely exciting joint show, ‘Glitter Bunnies’, featuring British queens of collage Maria Rivans and Bonnie

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