'We are so much more aware of destruction. So asleep to creation.'
Spring Exhibition - Gavagan Art
Gavagan Art established in 2010, brings the best of contemporary art to Settle. Do go and enjoy their spring exhibition 'Contemporary Still Life Studies & Ceramics by James Hake.'
FREE drop in workshop
We all have, or have had, a favourite doll or teddy. If I asked you about yours what stories would come to mind? Working with artist Martina Attille, we've discovered that when you ask people about their favourite doll or teddy, fascinating stories come to light.
Margaret Uttley was born in Todmorden, West Yorkshire in 1965.
After studying an Art Foundation Course at Percival Whitley College, Halifax, she went to study Fine Art BA Degree at Bristol University.
Margaret married artist David Knight in 1987. They have two daughters Emily & Lauren, both are pursuing careers in the arts.
Matthew was born and educated in Preston, Lancashire; both his parents work in education and are practicing ceramicists. It therefore seemed a natural career progression for Matthew to follow in their steps. Currently Matthew is the Artist in Residence at Giggleswick School. After starting in 2014 he has developed his own style in earthenware ceramics, taking inspiration from the potters of medieval Britain. Matthew takes great pleasure from working on a large scale to demonstrate his knowledge of the material.
Dr. Ramamurthy is a Senior Lecturer in Media at Sheffield Hallam University and public speaker. Her research has focused on critically analysing ‘race’ and postcoloniality in media and culture to challenge hegemonies and give voice to the voiceless. Her first book Imperial Persuaders: Images of Africa and Asia in British Advertising analysed various conflicting and changing ideologies of colonialism and racism in British advertising.