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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Jersey artists selected to take part in the Inter-Island Artist Lock-In

Jersey artists selected to take part in the Inter-Island Artist Lock-In

Posted on May 11, 2015 at 11:25 am | No comments

Two extremely talented artists from Jersey, visual artist and sculptor Emma Reid and theatre maker Joanna Johnson, have been selected by the project’s facilitator, Sue Hill, to represent Jersey at the Inter-Island Artist Lock-in. Emma specialises in model, puppet, prop and...

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Bedell Creative Arts Programme Music and Dance Outreach Workshop

Bedell Creative Arts Programme Music and Dance Outreach Workshop

Posted on May 11, 2015 at 10:04 am | No comments

Are you a dancer or musician between the age of 14-18 who would like some experience working with international artists? Our Bedell Creative Arts Programme is offering just that! We'll be running an open-access workshop to give talented young musicians and dancers the...

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Artists from around the world selected to take part in the Inter-Island Artist Lock-In to coincide with the NatWest Island Games

Artists from around the world selected to take part in the Inter-Island Artist Lock-In to coincide with the NatWest Island Games

Posted on May 5, 2015 at 10:41 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 Games have already been selected for the 10 day artistic residency. The...

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Winners of the Liberation 70 Poetry Competition announced

Winners of the Liberation 70 Poetry Competition announced

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 9:58 am | No comments

Earlier this year Jersey Arts Trust and the States of Jersey appealed to Islanders to submit their commemorative poems inspired by the 70th anniversary of the Liberation of Jersey. Budding writers were asked to imagine the historic date, and explore a range of subjects...

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Artist Ian Rolls set to Elektrafy with new project

Artist Ian Rolls set to Elektrafy with new project

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 5:15 pm | No comments

Ian Rolls is about to start work on painting his largest blank canvas to date… a 1953/4 ex-US Army tugboat. The tugboat ‘Elektra’, which is currently moored in St. Helier’s Harbour, will be transformed into a Dazzle Ship to commemorate the Centenary of the First World...

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Jersey artist Lucie Marie Holt to exhibit at French arts festival

Jersey artist Lucie Marie Holt to exhibit at French arts festival

Posted on April 13, 2015 at 12:39 pm | No comments

Jersey artist Lucie Marie Holt has been selected by the Forum des Arts to take part in their annual three-day arts festival in St. Malo. From Friday 15th – Sunday 17th May, Lucie will be exhibiting her work alongside 300 amateur and professional artists from all over...

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Skipton Art Series Pop up Exhibition at Greve de Lecq Barracks

Skipton Art Series Pop up Exhibition at Greve de Lecq Barracks

Posted on March 25, 2015 at 9:39 am | No comments

As part of The National Trust for Jersey​'s Pan-Island Heritage Festival, the Greve de Lecq Barracks will be turned into an exhibition gallery, over 5 weekends in April and May. Exhibiting artists include: Jools Holt, Janine Graham, Naomi Renouf, Marc Medland, Phil Marret,...

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Skipton Art Series Spring Highlights

Skipton Art Series Spring Highlights

Posted on March 18, 2015 at 2:33 pm | No comments

After last month’s appeal for artists to get involved with Skipton Art Series 2015, Jersey Arts Trust is delighted with the response and thrilled that new collaborations have occurred as a result. As well as many returning artists from previous years, including joint work by...

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Professional writers take up residence in Jersey for a week

Professional writers take up residence in Jersey for a week

Posted on March 13, 2015 at 12:05 pm | No comments

Professional writers take up residence in Jersey for a week A group of professional writers are about to embark on an intense week of creativity and development in Jersey. From Monday 23rd March – Saturday 28th March, the writers will be in residence at a private house where...

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Call for Jersey Artists to take part in Inter-Island Artist Lock-in

Call for Jersey Artists to take part in Inter-Island Artist Lock-in

Posted on March 10, 2015 at 12:34 pm | No comments

To coincide with Jersey’s hosting of the 2015 NatWest Island Games, the Jersey Arts Trust is thrilled to announce that it will be producing an Inter-Island Artist Lock-in at Elizabeth Castle. To mirror the inclusive and cooperative ethos of the Island Games, the Jersey Arts...

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Liberation 70 Poetry Competition

Liberation 70 Poetry Competition

Posted on February 20, 2015 at 12:53 pm | No comments

To mark the 70th anniversary of Jersey’s Liberation from Occupation at the end of the Second World War, islanders are being encouraged to use their creative writing skills to commemorate the anniversary in the form of poetry written especially for the event. The States of...

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