On the first weekend of October artists and crafts people across the borough of Lambeth will be opening their studio and work spaces to the public. Doors will be open from 10am to 6pm, 7th and 8th October and admission will be free.
Dots will be added to our map as artists and makers sign up to this year’s event. Lambeth Open showcases the fantastic range of creative talent tucked away in our borough and is a great way to discover the various art spaces too often hidden in your neighbourhoods. Click on a dot to find out more.
Visitors will be able to see inside the artist’s studios and exhibition spaces for a unique personal insight into the individual technical processes. Private Views may be held at a number of exhibition spaces, see venues for details.
DAVID TAYLOR‘s paintings, often considered Turneresque, possess a dream like quality that reflect the depth and atmosphere of the dramatic weather conditions enjoys painting. His use of subtle light, evokes drama and mood that can often recall a place or memory to the viewer.
PATRICK STERN is a long established glass worker of some decades experience in a variety of glass working techniques. On display are functional blown tableware, and sculptural kiln formed pieces, and the accoutrements of the making of them. In the characterful setting of a railway arch.
MICHELLE AVISON‘s work explores the drawn and remembered landscapes of the city and the west coast of Scotland, where she spends the summer every year. Interested in drawing, and the nature of response, Avison’s multi-media approach pushes the boundaries of what printmaking is, and how it can be used as part of a process of making.