Posts made in August, 2014

John Sheehy: The Colours Choose Me exhibition

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in News | Comments Off on John Sheehy: The Colours Choose Me exhibition

240 Project and Cafe Art are proud to present 22 pieces of beautiful artworks which span the creative and talented life of John Sheehy. Curated by John himself, together with Richard Todd of 240 Project, his solo exhibition is entitled 'The Colours Choose Me' and is on from Wed 20th Aug until Wed 27th Aug 2014 inclusive at one of our partner Cafes, The House Gallery, located at 70 Camberwell Church Street, London SE5. He paints with a passionate sense of urgency that is evident in his art, and has exhibited in Germany, Norway, Somerset House, The British Museum and The Royal Academy. His prolific output spans painting, sculpture, printmaking and photography, as well...

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Building Lives: Café Art Work Experience Week

Posted by on Aug 3, 2014 in News | 2 comments

  Spitalfields Arts Market and Café Art are partnering to help three artists gain a week experience selling their art in the new Café Art Work Experience Week: Creating Art, Building Lives pilot from Tuesday 5 August to Sunday 10 August. Based in the arts market where we hosted 12 art groups and launched the Café Art calendar in October last year, this pilot will give some real art market work experience to James Gray, David Tovey and Tagzee. Each artist will have one “pod” to hang their work and Café Art will support them with business cards and a business plan. Spitalfields have promised to give them advice about running the stall on a...

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From Barking to Europe ….!

Posted by on Aug 1, 2014 in News | Comments Off on From Barking to Europe ….!

Remember Zin? He was the wonderful artist who lent a helping hand to paint a mural for a new Cafe Art partnered cafe in Barking (Ezo Bistro) last month.  Well, one of his artworks has made it to the front cover of FEANTSA's (the European Federation of National Organisations working with the Homeless) Summer 2014 issue of 'Homeless in Europe'. You can read a copy of it on the link here. Many congratulations to Zin, and thank you to Suzannah and her Team at...

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