Category Archives: Local News – Brighton

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 … Continue reading

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Jaxx in a Box house gets painted for Artists Open Houses 2018

Preparations are well underway for opening my house for Brighton’s Artists Open Houses this May. Jaxx in a Box Venue No.19 on the Kemptown Trail  25 Reading Road, Brighton BN2 5NE We have been painting our socks off at Jaxx in … Continue reading

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Visit my studio for Artists Open Houses 2018

Jaxx in a Box (Venue 19 on the Kemptown Trail) Artists Open Houses Festival Every Weekend 5th-27th May 2018           Visit my house and studio this May for Artists Open Houses for more info visit www.aoh.org All over the city … Continue reading

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Poppy Collection by Smart Deco – inspired by series of painting by Jacqueline Hammond

Very popular as fine art prints Smart Deco developed the print to produce designer art print fabric to make deckchairs, lampshades and cushions. The poppy is a striking motif and looks so vivid in this painterly style. Featured trend by … Continue reading

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The Waiting Wall – Textual Confessions

Last month a screen above the departures board was installed in Brighton station for people to text in and potentially have their inner thoughts, woes or confessions upload and displayed in public there in the station. I didn’t get to … Continue reading

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Ultraviolet Jellyfish Deckchair – Striking Abstract Art, framed in a deckchair

Just the weather for sitting pretty – Ultraviolet Jellyfish Deckchair – Striking Abstract Art, framed in a deckchair by Jacqueline Hammond at www.smartdeco-style.com

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The Rainbow Effect – Will it be Jet Washers at Dawn for the Brighton Rainbow Crossing?

The Rainbow Effect You only have to check out the Brighton Rainbow Crossing Forever page on Facebook to see how the rainbow has enchanted visitors and local people of all ages and persuasions. I should know as an exhibiting resident … Continue reading

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Press Release: Brighton Rainbow Crossing Forever Campaign. On Monday 16th June at 5am the rainbow is due for removal by the council – Support the Campaign to make the rainbow stay

The campaign to keep Brighton Rainbow Crossing outside Jag Gallery on Madeira Drive has gained momentum and despite its magical effect as a fantastic new piece of public art for all to enjoy, as far as we know its ‘jet washers at dawn’ for the rainbow. The council are due to remove it at 5am Monday 16th June 2014!!!
Show your support. Share the page to make the rainbow stay not fade away. Please click, like the page and invite your friends to like the page too
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Europe’s first rainbow crossing in Brighton painted on the road outside JAG Gallery

Heather Peace unveils Europe’s first rainbow crossing in Brighton for LGBT Pride Month. Madeira Drive in Brighton was given a bold makeover last weekend as street artwork representing Europe’s first official ‘rainbow crossing’ was unveiled to celebrate the release of We … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek at a Painting in Progress

Every year to mark the winter solstice much of Brighton come down to the seafront for Burning of the Clocks organised by community arts organisation Same Sky. I want to capture the way the crowd leaning on the railings are lit up by the fireworks and the sky has an eerie glow. Continue reading

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