Skipton Art Series 2017

Skipton Art Series 2017

Posted on January 19, 2017 at 2:22 pm | No comments

The Skipton Art Series is a Programme of projects and events that are being run throughout 2017, which act as a forum for celebrating the visual arts in Jersey. Central Commissioning Pot for Visual Arts in 2017 After reflection on the discussions held at our meetings,and on...

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The Morning Boat

The Morning Boat

Posted on January 18, 2017 at 1:03 pm | No comments

The Morning Boat is an international artist residency and laboratory for research and action, produced by Jersey Arts Trust, with the ongoing support of The One Foundation. The initiative is curated by Kaspar Wimberley and Susanne Kudielka, which is due to start in Jersey this...

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‘Paper Talks’… Skipton Art Series Keeping the Dialogue alive

‘Paper Talks’… Skipton Art Series Keeping the Dialogue alive

Posted on January 5, 2017 at 3:46 pm | No comments

Last November saw the opening of the hugely successful ‘Paper Dialogues - the Dragon and our Stories’ exhibition at St. Helier Town Hall. The exhibition was a collection of stunning paper-cut art by Professor Xiaoguang Qiao from China and Norwegian artist Karen Bit Vejle....

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Paper Dialogues Exhibition

Paper Dialogues Exhibition

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 9:12 am | No comments

From Thursday 12th October –  Thursday 26thth October, internationally celebrated psaligraphy (paper cut) artists - Professor Xiaoguang Qiao from China and Norwegian artist Karen Bit Vejle - will be visiting Jersey with their exquisite exhibition of paper cut art. ‘Paper...

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Fantastic opportunity for 6 Jersey artists

Fantastic opportunity for 6 Jersey artists

Posted on August 1, 2016 at 3:05 pm | No comments

We're offering six artists the opportunity to work with internationally celebrated psaligraphy (paper cut) artists - Professor Xiaoguang Qiao from China and Karen Bit Vejle from Norway, who will be visiting Jersey in October 2016 with ‘Paper Dialogues’ - their exquisite...

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‘Art’chaeology’ Exhibition to open at CCA Galleries International

‘Art’chaeology’ Exhibition to open at CCA Galleries International

Posted on July 21, 2016 at 2:32 pm | No comments

A multi-regional exhibition of work that has been developed over the past year in France and Jersey is due to open at CCA Galleries International next month. From Thursday 15th September – Friday 30th September, new work from Jersey artists Matt Falle and Karen Le Roy...

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Are you a performing arts student about to study at higher education level? The Olive Brown Bursary is just for you!

Are you a performing arts student about to study at higher education level? The Olive Brown Bursary is just for you!

Posted on June 7, 2016 at 6:00 pm | No comments

We are currently accepting applications from students for the 2016 Olive Brown Bursary. The Olive Brown Bursary provides up to £1,000 per year, for up to three years, to assist the study of one performing arts student (acting, dancing, music, technical skills in music and...

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Tickets available now for Seaside Shenanigans at The Lido, 18 June

Tickets available now for Seaside Shenanigans at The Lido, 18 June

Posted on June 7, 2016 at 5:49 pm | No comments

We’ve all seen the vintage photos of people in the past frolicking and having fun at the seaside – don’t they all seem so innocent and joyous? Well we’ve decided that we want some of that and everyone is invited! So if you’re up for a bit of good old-fashioned...

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Tell stories, discover who you really are, and enjoy a day of mischief at the seaside

Tell stories, discover who you really are, and enjoy a day of mischief at the seaside

Posted on April 26, 2016 at 3:02 pm | No comments

Telling stories, discovering who you are, and a day of fun at the seaside are all part of the offer at this year’s Skipton Open Studios. In addition to giving the public the chance to visit the workshops and studios of Jersey Artists, the Skipton Open Studios will be providing...

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Jersey Artist Samuel Carney to take part in French arts festival

Jersey Artist Samuel Carney to take part in French arts festival

Posted on April 19, 2016 at 2:07 pm | No comments

Jersey Artist Samuel Carney has been selected by the Forum des Arts to take part in the annual three-day arts festival in St. Malo. From Friday 6h – Sunday 8th May, Sam will be exhibiting his work alongside 300 amateur and professional artists from all over France. A recent...

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Skipton Open Studios Opens New Doors

Skipton Open Studios Opens New Doors

Posted on April 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm | No comments

Returning in June for it’s eighth year, Skipton Open Studios will be showcasing Jersey’s talented visual artists at new venues and with emerging and familiar artists taking part. Skipton Open Studios is a popular biennial arts event, which sees local artists open their...

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Leading Puppeteer and Storyteller to hold workshops at Jersey Heritage

Leading Puppeteer and Storyteller to hold workshops at Jersey Heritage

Posted on April 5, 2016 at 5:05 pm | No comments

Ever wondered how stories come to life? Keen to learn new techniques used in the movies to make puppets, whilst also reimagining the Island’s folklore? Jersey Heritage have workshops for all ages this Easter with leading Artists to do just that! In partnership with Jersey...

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Jersey Arts Trust to commission new work that reflects on the Great War

Jersey Arts Trust to commission new work that reflects on the Great War

Posted on February 3, 2016 at 5:24 pm | No comments

The Jersey Arts Trust is looking to commission new work by Jersey Artists that commemorates the First World War, and has the potential to involve and inspire a large cross-section of the island community. The World War One Centenary Working Group has granted £10,000 a year...

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Studio Space available at La Folie, Art House Studios

Studio Space available at La Folie, Art House Studios

Posted on January 25, 2016 at 11:47 am | No comments

A small studio will be available to rent at the La Folie Art House Studios from 1 February 2016. With a reputation for committed artists, with 5 working studios, La Folie is one of the few opportunities in Jersey for artists to work together and support each other in their...

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Call for Jersey Artists to take part in French Exhibition

Call for Jersey Artists to take part in French Exhibition

Posted on January 8, 2016 at 3:28 pm | 2 comments

For a fourth year running, the Jersey Arts Trust is partnering with Forum des Arts to send a selection of Jersey artists to St. Malo  to participate in the city’s three-day arts festival. We are delighted to be opening up the application process for 2016 and would like to...

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Skipton Open Studios returns for 2016!

Skipton Open Studios returns for 2016!

Posted on December 22, 2015 at 9:44 am | No comments

After a year’s break, the hugely successful Skipton Open Studios makes its long awaited return with support from partner sponsor Skipton International. Now in its eighth year, the island-wide event will launch on Friday 17th June with a taster exhibition at CCA Galleries...

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Jersey Projection Gallery

Jersey Projection Gallery

Posted on October 7, 2015 at 3:03 pm | No comments

The Jersey Projection Gallery is the final event in Jersey Arts Trust’s Skipton Art Series 2015. The series was developed after the success of the Skipton Open Studios, which returns next year as a biennial event. Skipton Art Series has involved visual art organisations,...

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Les P’tits Faîtcheaux Around the World

Les P’tits Faîtcheaux Around the World

Posted on July 25, 2015 at 9:03 am | No comments

The second stage of our Skipton Art Series Les P'tits Faîtcheaux clay figure making project invites the public to take a clay figure, install and photograph it at a location around the world. A world map of their reach will be exhibited at our Normans Projection Gallery in...

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Can you help us in our quest for materials?

Can you help us in our quest for materials?

Posted on May 20, 2015 at 2:16 pm | No comments

Ahead of our Inter-Island Artist Lock-In, which is coinciding with Jersey's hosting of the NatWest Island Games, we're attempting to get our hands on a few vital bits and pieces (some more obscure than others!) that the artists will be using to create collaborative work around...

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Inter-Island Artist Lock-In: The Artists

Inter-Island Artist Lock-In: The Artists

Posted on May 13, 2015 at 11:02 am | No comments

Following a wide-spread appeal for artists to apply for the Jersey Arts Trust’s Inter-Island Artist Lock-in, we’re thrilled to announce that 17 artists from the majority of Islands competing in the NatWest Island Games have already been selected for the 10 day artistic...

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