' The Life of the Artists ' Exhibition – 18th June to 30th June
The Life of the Artists
18th June to 30th June Tuesday – Saturday 9.30am -4pm Cafe- Gallery Creative Innovation Centre CIC, Memorial Hall, Paul Street, Taunton TA1 3PF
PRIVATE VIEW Wednesday 22nd June 6-9pm
This is an exhibition of work based on the figure, life drawings, urban sketching and imaginative work in which the figure is the focus. Some of the artists primary focus is on the figure, while for other artists it is where it all began. This exhibition takes the viewer through the journey of 4 artists who engage with the figure.
Norman Steel’s primary interest is people, whether in life class on or with his Urban Sketcher group.
Maisie Parker works directly from observation onto lino in her life Drawing prints.
Debbi Sutton began with Life Drawing evening classes and studied for 10 years before beginning Art School and, although much work she produces now is conceptual looking sculpture and installation, it is grounded in the years she spent in the Life Room.
Stella Murray Whatley is an established professional artist whose interest in the figure and portraiture is a strong element in her representational work.