The Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

Went on a tour of other venues on the #kemptowntrail #Brighton ⁦@artistshouses⁩ Really good to see the other houses and meet artists exhibiting I recommend visiting all of them.

Artists Open Houses 2019
Kemptown artists outside The Little Giraffe House on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019 (Photo by Serena Sussex)

Map of the Kemptown Trail

Art by Jaxx Hammond
Art by Jaxx Hammond

Venues on the #kemptownartstrail

Venue 3 – Blue Sky House #blueskyhouse #serenesussexarts on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

Venue 7 – Red Brick House @sophiewake_art on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

Venue 10 – Potter’s Bar #James Foley @Pottersbarbrighton @woofingfabulous @serenasussex⁩arts on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019


Venue 11 – Percival mansions Art House #percivalmansions #PercivalMansionsArtHouse on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

Venue 12 – Civilians – Simon Fell @sfella55 (Civilians at The Garage)
on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

Venue 17 – Jaxx in a Box @jaxxhammond @girlshitgirl @artbyjaxx
on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

Venue 17 Jaxx in a Box - Jacqueline Hammond  on the Kemptown Trail - Artists Open Houses 2019
Venue 17 Jaxx in a Box – Jacqueline Hammond on the Kemptown Trail – Artists Open Houses 2019

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#17 on the Kemptown Trail

Jaxx in a Box House

25 Reading Road Brighton BN2 5NE 

Artists Open Houses 

4th – 26th May 2019 

Venue 17 on the Kemptown Trail

Sketchbooks open, paint on the floor. Excuse the mess she says, flinging open the door. 

British artist and designer Jacqueline Hammond will be opening up her family home situated near East Brighton Park. The shabby, suburban semi hosts a diverse exhibition of original artworks fresh off the easel, and out the box. 

Open 11-6pm every weekend in May and by appointment info@jacquelinehammond.co.uk

Artists exhibiting:

GIRLSHIT aka Zoe Bailey 

merch, art propaganda, on any surface. Website at https://www.girlshitartist.com/

Facebook @GIRLSHIT @ZoeBailey 

https://www.facebook.com/lovegirlshit/

Twitter @girlshitartist

Instagram @girlshitgirl

Jaxx – Jacqueline Hammond paintings, prints, and stuff. Website at https://artbyjaxx.com/

Facebook @ArtistJacquelineHammond

Twitter @artbyjaxx

Instagram @jaxxhammond

Miranda Swift jewellery

Website at http://www.mirandaswift.com/

Facebook https://m.facebook.com/Miranda-Swift-Jewellery-223937330996484/

Smart Deco 

prints, deckchairs, homeware 

Website at https://www.smartdecostyle.com/

Facebook @smartylamps

Twitter and Instagram @smartdecostyle

Smarty Lamps geometric lighting 

Website at  https://www.smartylamps.co.uk/

Facebook and Twitter @smartylamps

#kemptowntrail #kemptownartstrail

@openhouses @artistshouses

@artistsopenhouses 

GET ON THE ART & SOUL TRAIL 

#AOHMAY2019 

#jaxxinabox house No.17 on the #kemptownartstrail is closest to No.20 The Secret Garden (Bristol Gardens) from which turn left – off the mini roundabout towards Whitehawk- straight on from the Co-op – first right (Marlow Road) then first left is Reading Road where you’ll find a box of delights

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Jaxx in a Box Now Open for Brighton Artists Open Houses 2019

Jaxx in a Box House

Artists Open Houses

4th – 26th May 2019

Venue 17 on the Kemptown Trail

Sketchbooks open, paint on the floor. Excuse the mess she says, flinging open the door.

British artist and designer Jacqueline Hammond will be opening up her family home situated near East Brighton Park. The shabby, suburban semi hosts a diverse exhibition of original artworks fresh off the easel, and out the box.

25 Reading Road Brighton BN2 5NE

Open 11-6pm every weekend in May and by appointment info@jacquelinehammond.co.uk

Party weekender 25-26th May

Artists exhibiting:

GIRLSHIT aka Zoe Bailey

merch, art propaganda, on any surface. Website at https://www.girlshitartist.com/

Facebook @GIRLSHIT @ZoeBailey

https://www.facebook.com/lovegirlshit/

Twitter @girlshitartist

Instagram @girlshitgirl

Jaxx – Jacqueline Hammond paintings, prints, and stuff. Website at https://artbyjaxx.com/

Facebook @ArtistJacquelineHammond

Twitter @artbyjaxx

Instagram @jaxxhammond

Miranda Swift jewellery

Website at http://www.mirandaswift.com/

Facebook https://m.facebook.com/Miranda-Swift-Jewellery-223937330996484/

Smart Deco

prints, deckchairs, homeware

Website at https://www.smartdecostyle.com/

Facebook @smartylamps

Twitter and Instagram @smartdecostyle

Smarty Lamps geometric lighting

Website at https://www.smartylamps.co.uk/

Facebook and Twitter @smartylamps

#kemptowntrail #kemptownartstrail

@openhouses @artistshouses

@artistsopenhouses

GET ON THE ART & SOUL TRAIL

#AOHMAY2019

See what came out the box in the gallery:

Open the box @artistsopenhouses WITH #newwork #paintings #prints #artonwalls #art #painting #contemporaryart #artinstallation #jaxxinabox Venue 17 on the #kemptowntrail #artistsopenhouses #brighton AND featuring guest artist @girlshitgirl and #lighting by @smartdecostyle Jewellery by #mirandaswift @openhouses @artistshouses

@artistsopenhouses GET ON THE ART & SOUL TRAIL

#AOHMAY2019 chill in the garden on #deckchairs #rainbow #lighting ITS #partytime #people #mayfestival #brightonfestival 🌈🎈🥂🌈🎈🥂🌈🎈🥂👍🏽👍🏽👍🏽💋

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Run to the hills

Inspirational #goldenhour late afternoon mini trip to the countryside on my doorstep. Just the tonic. And planning for #paintingspot #paint #enpleinair #filmphotograph #recce etc. etc.

Capture better in paint…

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Original one-off art by Jacqueline Hammond Stars on Canvas | eBay

Original one-off art by Jacqueline Hammond Stars on Canvas | eBay

Only an hour to bid on this for #starsoncanvas chance to snap up a bargain original #painting🎨 and donate to @willowfoundation at the same time other #paintings to choose from in #charityartauction including this by @Artbyjaxx #royalfamily #royalbaby

Bidding for Stars on Canvas is coming to an end. Here’s my piece https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Original-one-off-art-by-Jacqueline-Hammond-Stars-on-Canvas/173626561920?pageci=535f2a15-22aa-46ef-a46a-dd4610c7425b

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Junior Snailspace Art Trail launch at Jubilee Library- Snailed it !

Snailspace Brighton is a vibrant and exciting, FREE, public art event in Brighton & Hove. Admire 50 giant painted Snail sculptures and over 50 Junior Snails as you explore our great city at a snail’s pace.

Following on from the hugely successful Snowdogs by the Sea art trail in 2016, Martlets, has once again teamed up with Wild in Art to deliver a mass participation sculpture trail that is great fun for families, artists, and businesses, all whilst raising vital funds for a local charity.

The sculptures can be found throughout Brighton & Hove, highlighting our city’s historical landmarks, architecture and creativity in our vibrant community.

Some of the Junior Snails

Snail by St Mark's School with artist Jacqueline Hammond

MJ the Snail by St Mark’s School and Jacqueline Hammond

Went to see our snail outside the Jubilee Library in Brighton

🐌 Today outside the library for the launch of @snailspacebh #bemoresnailcampaign #bemoresnail2018 painted with the children at St Marks Primary and being auctioned in aid of @martletshospice the snails will be all over Brighton – ours will be in St George’s Church in Kemptown

Pause button nose – Launch of the Snailspace Brighton & Hove #bemoresnail campaign for Martlets Hospice

Carrying the world on it’s back – St Mark’s School’s snail outside Jubilee Library for the launch of the Junior Snailspace Brighton & Hove#BeMoreSnail campaign raising funds for Martlets Hospice – Ours will be at St George’s Church in Kemptown – follow the snail-trail and download a map here – https://www.snailspacebrighton.co.uk/art-trail/

Snailspace design using the kids ideas and designs for the Junior Snail Trail in Brighton the coming month – https://www.snailspacebrighton.co.uk/junior-snails-launch/

You can pick up a copy of our Route Map at your local Martlets Charity Shop, or download it here and follow The Snailway to discover each and every one of our  Snails.

Get out there and #BeMoreSnail – take the slow road and wander wherever the urge takes you, wonder at the unique sculptures and spend time with friends and family in a new, slow and mindful way.

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Presenting the snail at school assembly

At the end of the summer term I spent several weeks in and out of various classrooms to paint the snail. Here I am at the school assembly to present the finished snail painted with the children of St Marks Primary and being auctioned in aid of @martletshospice.  the snails will be all over Brighton – ours will be in St George’s Church in Kemptown

Here’s some photos of the finished snail being shown to the children of St Mark’s Primary School in East Brighton.

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Painting the Snail for Snailspace 2018

Painting the snail with the children. Snailway is in Brighton from 15 September – 18 November 2018

Here’s the snail I painted with the children at St Marks Primary and being auctioned in aid of @martletshospice the snails will be all over Brighton – ours will be in St George’s Church in Kemptown

@snailspacebh #bemoresnailcampaign #bemoresnail2018

Sketches and Designs

Our snail is a combination of a whole number of children’s ideas. Jacqueline Hammond, a parent and a local artist, helped us bring all these ideas together to create our finished piece. The snail is all about making the most of your time, slowing down and enjoying the world. It is about turning off technology and reconnecting with each other.

Name of Snail – MJ 

Designed by: St Mark’s CE Primary School
Located at: St. George’s Church

MJ the Snail by St Mark's School and Jacqueline Hammond

MJ the Snail by St Mark’s School and Jacqueline Hammond

Painting in progress

Photos of the process of painting the snail for Snailspace at St Mark’s Primary School in East Brighton during July 2018. Based on elements of the children’s designs I made a sketch of the snail we now had in mind to paint.

Snail by St Mark's School with artist Jacqueline Hammond

MJ the Snail by St Mark’s School and Jacqueline Hammond

Discover over 50 snailtastic Junior Snails along the Junior Snailway from 15 September – 18 November 2018

Some of the Junior Snails

Our Junior Snailway is made up of Junior Snail sculptures to accompany their full size (i.e. giant!) counterparts across the city.

The Junior Snails have all been decorated by children from schools and community youth groups, with over 20,000 young people taking part. ‘Packs’ of Junior Snails are being exhibited in cultural and educational venues across the city throughout Autumn 2018.

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“The Lines and the Circle” (2012) by Geta Bratescu

https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/02/19/arts/design/geta-bratescu.html?smid=tw-share

“I think of drawing as a dance,” Mrs. Bratescu said. “And a dance is a drawing in space. If you don’t appreciate dancing, these things aren’t possible to create.”

“The Lines and the Circle” (2012) by Geta Bratescu.

Credit

Geta Bratescu; photograph by Stefan Sava, via Hauser & Wirth

Mrs. Bratescu’s studio has long played an essential role in her creative process. In 1978, she made an experimental black-and-white film titled “The Studio,” and last year an exhibition in London explored how critical the space has been for her.

“My family and friends, everyone, understood that the studio was a necessity,” Mrs. Bratescu said. “But it’s not very complicated; like for many artists, it’s a place of my own.”

Magda Radu, a Bucharest-based curator and art historian, said in a telephone interview, “It’s space of freedom, delineated from the outside world, but very fertile and productive.” Ms. Radu has worked closely with Mrs. Bratescu for a number of years and curated both the Venice exhibition and the show in Los Angeles. “For artists in Eastern Europe, the studio represents a space of autonomy.”

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Festival Highlights – Artists Open Houses 2018 – The Art on the Walls

Photo-log blog of the art on the walls at ‘Jaxx in a Box’ my house and studio which was open to the public this May for Artists Open Houses for more info visit www.aoh.org

All over the city of Brighton and Hove, local artists open their houses and studios to the public. Follow the trail at Kemptown Arts Brighton

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New Paintings on Saatchi Online – Zeros and Ones Series

Series of paintings titled Zeros and Ones by Jacqueline Hammond

New paintings in this series are now available for exhibition and are currently listed for sale on Saatchi Gallery online here:

Click on the paintings below to view them on Saatchi

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Zeros-and-Ones/28136/4262412/view – Image below

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Zeros-and-Ones-Hoops/28136/4262440/view – Image below

 

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Zeros-and-Ones-Stripes/28136/4262465/view – Image below

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Zeros-and-One-Gashi-Gashi/28136/4262481/view – Image below

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Zeros-and-One-Trap-Door/28136/4262567/view – Image below

https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Zeros-and-One-Little-Slit/28136/4262536/view – Image below

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