Willow Pattern Stories

Works on paper and projected animation by Josie Jenkins

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Dates:  18th May 2018 – Friday 1st June 2018
Location:  5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN
Times:  07:30 to 00:00 daily

In Willow Pattern Stories Jenkins uses household patterns and household objects taken from different traditions and cultures to explore themes of security, control and colonialism. Included is the Willow Pattern design, which was developed by English ceramic artists and inspired by blue and white wares from China.

 www.josiejenkins.co.uk

INTRICATE INTIMACY.

Art In Windows presents INTRICATE INTIMACY.

 

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Designer-weaver Edna Thearle explores the infinite variations of hand woven and hand dyed textiles using the most delicate of silk threads.

Dates: 6th April – 6th May 2018
Location: 5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN
Times: 07:30 to 23:00 daily

 

The Female Suspension

 

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Artist: Alison Little
Dates:  6th March – 6th April
Location: 5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN
Times: 07:30 to 23:00 daily

The Female suspension is an installation which addresses a world of sexual violence. The lower bodies and limbs of numerous women who have been raped are suspended by chained, hooks penetrating their groins. Meat like, a waste product, violated then disposed of like an animal carcass meat still to be stripped from the bones.

www.alisonlittleblog.wordpress.com

 

 

 

 

 

NICE HEAD, BACK FROM THE DEAD

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Sculptures by Adrian Jeans

Date: 20th February – 4th March, 2018 Venue: 5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN

Viewing: 08:00 – 23:00 daily, from street.

Using a head cast in mould inducing materials and seemingly rude grafitti, Adrian Jeans explores the on-going conundrum of whether a portrait is a replica of a person and a reflection of their character or a physical object with an existence and presence all of its own?

http://www.adrianjeans.co.uk

Plato’s Republic

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Posters by Peter Appleton
Dates: 6th January – 6th February 2018
Location: 5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN
Times: Dawn to 11pm daily (viewing from street)

Over 2000 years ago he developed a theory of political governance which started with aristocracy and inevitably progressed through stages to tyranny.

This exhibition of posters explores those stages and invites the viewer to decide where we are as a society along that journey between the two extremes.

Aristocracy – rule by a few families born to rule – familia supra omnia – family above all.

Timocracy – rule by the worthy and wealthy – pecuniate obedient omnia – money masters all things.

Oligarchy – rule by business and interests behind the scenes – regem comitem me comes regem – you make me a count I will make you a king.

Democracy – rule by the majority but at what point do the ‘rights’ of individuals impact on collective rights? An nesis mi fili quantilla prudential mundus regatur – do you know my son with how little wisdom the world is governed?

Tyranny – rule by a dictator – sic semper tyrannis – thus always to tyrants.

Email applpainter@aol.com
Web site www.applpainter.wix.com/peterappleton

 

Time & Space residency at Metal Liverpool

Art In Windows has been awarded a Time & Space residency at Metal Liverpool. Adrian Jeans, a founding member of Art In Windows, will be spending 6-months with staff at Metal Liverpool, which is based at Edge Hill Station, to expand the exciting idea of placing art in empty windows in and around the city. Watch this space for further updates and new projects.

Learn to see/Learn to draw

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Date: 16th November to 3rd January 2018
Property: 5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN
Artist: Colette Lilley
Landlord: Frensons

LEARN TO SEE/LEARN TO DRAW is an exhibition that follows Colette’s journey as she explores the process of drawing from the perception that ‘It’s not drawing that has to be learned, it is seeing.’ – Betty Edwards.

Throughout the exhibition Colette will be posting helpful insights on her Instagram and Twitter to guide others in learning to see, inspiring them to pick up their pencils and draw.

http://www.colettelilley.com

Art In Window’s next show: LEARN TO SEE/LEARN TO DRAW

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Colette Lilley
16th November till 3rd January
5 Bold Place, Liverpool, L1 9DN

Art In Windows are happy to announce their second exhibition in 5 Bold Place, LEARN TO SEE/LEARN TO DRAW is an exhibition by the Liverpool-based artist Colette Lilley. The works displayed in the exhibition are part of Colette’s journey as she explores the process of drawings from the perception that ‘It’s not drawing that has to be learned, it is seeing.’ Betty Edwards.

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Throughout the exhibition, Colette will be posting helpful insights on her Instagram and Twitter to guide others in learning to see, inspiring them to pick up their pencils and draw.

The exhibition was originally scheduled for 14.10.17-11.11.17 but due for unforeseen circumstances is now running from 16th November 2017 till 3rd January  2018.

www.colettelilley.com
Instagram@colettelilley
Twitter @colettelilley

The exhibition is supported by Frenson

 

 

 

 

Art In Windows are getting LOST

On the 14th of October Art in Windows will be taking part in Lost17, Liverpool Open Studios, where studios across Liverpool will be opening their doors to visitors.

On this date you will be able to preview, for one day only, Art In Windows next show, LEARN TO SEE/LEARN TO DRAW by the artists Colette Lilley. The exhibition shall  continue at a later date.

For information about Lost17 visit www.liverpoolopenstudios.wordpress.com where you can see the artists involved and download a map of the studios.

@LivOpenStudios
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