Listen to British artist Jacqueline Hammond on BBC Radio Sussex

Monday 21st May 2012 Jacqueline Hammond interviewed on BBC Sussex Breakfast Show.

Presenter:

Queens Jubilee Mug by British artist Jacqueline Hammond as discusses on BBC Radio Sussex

Queens Jubilee Mug by British artist Jacqueline Hammond as discusses on BBC Radio Sussex

” Is an artist from Brighton risking being locked in the tower for treason with her commemorative mug for The Queen’s Jubilee? Find out why…..”

Skip to 1:27.00 minutes in to the programme

LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW HERE:

http://soundcloud.com/jaxx-hammond/radio-sussex-interview-queens

Best quotes from the interview:

“I’m not picking on the monarchy.”

“I’m not giving her the finger, she’s picking her own nose!”

” But does she fart?”

The item was light hearted and evoked laughter in the studio, thankfully!

The piece under the spotlight was a painting originally titled ‘The Queen in a Moment of Privacy’ created in 2007

The Queen in a Private Moment painting by Jacqueline Hammond

Jacqueline Hammond’s portrait of The Queen picking her nose – view the painting on http://www.jacquelinehammond.co.uk or on the Saatchi Gallery website:

The Queen by British artist Jacqueline Hammond

Please email info@jacquelinehammond.co.uk to enquire or make an offer

The painting is currently on public view as part of

Brighton’s Artists Open Houses on the Fiveways Trail,

until the last weekend – 26th / 27th May 2012

Anvil Ironworks (Venue listing f18) at 222 Ditchling Rd, Brighton. BN1 6JE

For more information go to http://aoh.org.uk/may-2012-houses?item=473&offset=0

The Queen will then move to West Ox Arts Gallery in Bampton, Oxfordshire for a ‘Portraits of The Queen’ exhibition which runs throughout June.

Portraits of the Queen: An Exhibition Celebrating the Diamond Jubilee

“In celebration of the Diamond Jubilee, West Ox Arts Gallery is inviting artists from far and wide to submit a portrait of the Queen for exhibition, to be on display throughout the month of June, with prizes to be awarded by public vote in the following categories: Most Creative, Most Ambitious & Most Realistic.” 

Opening Reception (voting begins): Sat 2 June, 2-4pm Awards Reception (winners announced): Tues 5 June, 11-1.30pm. Jacqueline Hammond’s painting ‘Queen in a Moment of Privacy’ will be open to offers until 30th June.

For more information on the exhibition go to http://www.westoxarts.com/future-exhibitions.html

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About artbyjaxx

Contemporary British artist, Jacqueline Hammond, is renowned for producing strong, punchy images that are rich in texture and colour. A prolific painter and multidisciplinary artist, she exhibits widely and is commissioned by individual clients, collectors and high profile brands. Jacqueline’s inspiration comes from direct observation: subject matter is plucked from the world encountered every day. Some ideas evolve, others are reactionary. Thought-provoking themes explore today’s society, the media and cultural theory. Whether inspired by the street or the sea, Jacqueline’s work has an edge: her paintings are consistently striking. Her natural disposition is to let the paint dictate the creative process, trusting the medium and her mind’s eye to translate the vision.
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  1. Pingback: The Monarchy has bad habits too you know: The Queen leads the ranks of the right royal nose-pickers | SMARTDECO STYLE | ART BY JAXX BLOG

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