Press Releases

Feb 23, 2015 12:23 GMT Portrait Progress A new ‘artist in residence’ initiative between artist Gerald O’Connell and students at St Mungo's Broadway Recovery College aims to raise funds and awareness about homelessness.

Artists’ invitation to hear about Lancashire folklore

Feb 03, 2015 10:07 GMT Bury Council Bury Art Museum and Sculpture Centre is inviting residents to meet five artists featured in its Lancashire folklore exhibition “The King of the Cats”.

Feb 02, 2015 15:20 GMT Keltic Clothing Influential artist Zoe Summer is the vanguard of what she has named, “The Luxury Art Movement” this new art genre-turned-trend—is taking art to a higher level.

Jan 30, 2015 10:05 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway In recent years, embroidery has been taken up again and discussed in contemporary art, thereby showing that preconceived notions should be reassessed. The National Museum’s new exhibition “The Needle’s Eye: Contemporary Embroidery”, to be displayed at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design from 22 February to 16 May 2015, may well be a step in that direction.

The Magic North: national heritage meets international symbolism

Jan 26, 2015 10:17 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway The National Gallery kicks off its 2015 season with an exhibition that focuses on themes such as mythology, existential vulnerability, national identity, and unspoilt nature. “The Magic North” features nineteenth-century fin-de-siècle highlights from the collections of the Finnish National Gallery Ateneum and the National Museum. The exhibition will be shown in Helsinki in summer 2015.

"Life is beautiful".  Schreur to show the work at the London Biennale in the Chelsea Old Town Hall

Jan 11, 2015 10:00 GMT Marcel Schreur Next week,from the 20th to the 25th of January,Marcel Schreur, the original Dutch artist is displaying his large,colourful and expressive impromptu painting to the wider public for the first time.The venue is the Old Town Hall on the Kings Road in Chelsea,London.He says"I have found that,ultimately,creating art is the discipline of free movement and inner trust."Life is beautiful.Indeed.

London Biennale 2015. Marcel Schreur to show his "Art with Heart" at the Chelsea Old Town Hall.

Dec 19, 2014 14:17 GMT Marcel Schreur The Old Town Hall is the perfect setting for the London Biennale.Marcel Schreur,the London based, Dutch artist,has been selected to participate in this museum quality exhibition.130 artists from 40 countries from around the globe come together in the multicultural,prestigious and colourful heart of vibrant Chelsea from the 20th to the 25th of January 2015.Schreur shows his work"Life is beautiful!"

Early Bird tickets Solar Weekend sold out

Dec 17, 2014 13:43 GMT Solar Weekend Festival ROERMOND, THE NETHERLANDS – Early Bird tickets for Solar Weekend 2015 have sold out completely. Regular tickets for the creative crossover festival go on sale this Friday, December 19 at exactly 11:57 AM. This year’s theme is “Cinema”. The popular festival is held July 30 - August 2, 2015 at recreational beach de Maasplassen in Roermond.

The Impact of an act of love or a good deed influences many, even beyond ones horizon....

Dec 15, 2014 10:28 GMT Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur,the original Dutch artist,is thrilled to announce that his design created on a life size statue of a baby Asian Elephant called "Impact" has found a new home.The striking design embodies his view on life.Refusing not to be good,he bled his life on to this little elephant.Now the little one has been chosen as a symbol for Mynewsdesk 1 million euro international charity initiative.