In Conversation: with George Rayner and StevieRay Latham
Sunday 13th Feb 2022 // 6-8pm // £5 via Eventbrite

Join us for a friendly evening of art and music with George Rayner and StevieRay Latham

George Rayner and StevieRay Latham will be discussing George’s solo exhibition at Studio KIND. and how StevieRay’s music inspired some of the ideas in the exhibition. They will also be sharing an insight into their new, up-coming collaboration, talking about the value of cross-disciplinary collaborations, and showing some exclusive footage, accompanied by performances of new material by StevieRay.

A friendly, informal and inspirational evening, with a chance to ask questions and see George's exhibition for the last time. Bring your own drinks.

In Conversation: with David Leapman
Sunday 20th Feb 2022 // 6-8pm // £5 via Eventbrite

Join David Leapman as he talks about his career as a painter and the new work he's been making on the North Devon Artist Residency

 

David Leapman was born in London and currently lives in California. Having graduated from Goldsmith University, London, his is associated with the YBA (Young British Art) movement. He is the winner of the John Moores Painting Prize and an active member of Durden and Ray, in Los Angles, where he is involved in curating exhibitions around the world and in Downtown LA.

He has exhibited nationally and internationally since 1981 including exhibitions at the Venice Biennale, Serpentine Gallery and Whitechapel Gallery. His work can be found in many private and public collections around the world including, the Walker Art Gallery, Victoria and Albert Museum, British Arts Council, Arts Council of Great Britain, Contemporary Arts Society and the Saatchi Collection.

Leapman is best known for his use of strong, vibrant colours and unusual compositions.

Leapman will be sharing some of his work and experiences on the North Devon Artist Residency (www.northdevonartres.org) and there'll be a chance to ask questions and share your own experiences of North Devon.

North Devon Arts: monthly meet-up with Joan Stribling de’Launay
Wednesday 9th March 2022 // 6:30-9:30pm // free for NDA members or £5 for non-members

North Devon Arts are a friendly and informal networking group of professional and amateur artists and those interested in the arts. Their current members include painters, sculptors, ceramicists, graphic designers, textile artists, writers, furniture makers, printmakers, stained glass artists, teachers and others with an interest in the arts.

NDA was set up in 1998 to enable artists and those interested in the arts to find a way to connect and develop across a large rural county with dispersed communities. NDA acts as a forum to encourage the arts where ideas and practices can grow. Over the last twenty years many artists have found the artistic and social opportunities offered by NDA has enabled their work to develop, mature and find new modes of expression.

To find our more and become a member visit www.northdevonarts.co.uk