Private view – Thursday 6th October , 5.30-8.00pm
– until 5th November
Coast, a collection of works painted where the land meets the water. The core of this exhibition features work painted en plein air during summer coastal walks along the Mersey shore.
Steve Strode graduated in 1999 with a 1st class honours Bachelor of Education degree at Liverpool Hope University. Specialising in Art and Education he went on to work both from the studio, and within the community. He completed his Masters Degree on an Artist/Teacher programme at Liverpool John Moore’s University in conjunction with Tate Liverpool and Walker Galleries.
He is currently he is producing work for exhibitions around the country, and tutoring on painting degree as well as delivering classes and workshops for the Workers Educational Association. May 2010 saw the beginning of a year long project painting the city of Liverpool which culminated in 125 pieces of work.The paintings were featured in consecutive issues of Leisure Painter magazine, for whom Steve is now a regular contributor.
Steve was the winner of the Editions Liverpool Open in 2011 and this is his second solo exhibition with us since then and we are really excited to see and display his newest work.