50 @ the BDC. 10 January – 28 February 2009
To launch the Bluecoat Display Centre’s 50th anniversary year BDC have invited 50 artists who have exhibited at the gallery during the last 50 years to make a piece which will sell in the exhibition for £50.
Artists contributing to the exhibition will include
Ed Teasdale, Matthew Burt & Kevan Hopson
Textiles & fibre arts
Cathy Miles, Michael Brennand-Wood, Sharon Ting, Kazuhito Takadoi, Nawal Gebreel, Jennifer Collier, Molly Rathbone, Jeanne-Marie Kenny, John Brunsdon, Elizabeth Willow, Helen Chatterton & Linda Miller.
Peter Layton, Jennifer Barker, Dominic Fonde, Gillies – Jones,
Siddy Langley & Shakspeare Glass
Anthony Wong, Gail Klevan, Linda Jeanne Jones, Jessica Briggs,
Adele Taylor, Marian Watson, James Pearse, Marlene Mckibben, Emma Farnworth,
Ruth Praill, Thomas Hill & Rebecca Gouldson.
John Leach, Jane Hamlyn, Tony & Janet Gant, Stephen Dixon,
John Kershaw, Emma Rodgers, Emmanuel Cooper, Janice Tchalenko for Dartington Pottery, Simon Shaw, John Maltby, Anja Lubach, Chris Keenan & Sara Flynn
Many of the artists generously contributing work to this exhibition have shown at the Display Centre from early in their careers which reflects the Bluecoat Display Centre’s long standing ethos to show and support established and emerging makers.
This exhibition will include artists working in a range of media which represents the wide range of contemporary applied art showcased at the Bluecoat Display Centre over the past 50 years.
Admission Free Open: Mon – Sat 10am – 5.30pm, Sunday 12 – 5pm.