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Visions and Dimensions at Quarr Free

24 – 29 May 2018


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Visions and Dimensions at Quarr Free


Visions dimensions may 2018

Exhibition of contemporary ceramics and paintings:

by Andrew Dowden and Jeanne Mills-Holland

Quarr Abbey Art Gallery
Thursday, 24 to Tuesday, 29 May 2018
10am to 5pm - Free admission to exhibition, Abbey and grounds

Quarr Abbey will be hosting this annual exhibition, now in its eighth year, by Island artists Andrew Dowden and Jeanne Mills-Holland who met through their mutual interest and fascination in ceramics.

Andrew's handmade and hand-carved sculpture ceramics and wall panels, have emphasis on form and texture rather than function. His many inspirations include: architecture, machinery, archaeology, and tracks in the land made by man, machine and nature. Jeanne's porcelain is mainly decorative, with paintings in oils and watercolours inspired by the sea. Her love of the sea and sailing is depicted through her photography.

The artists will be in attendance at the exhibition and will be happy to discuss their work. A percentage of all exhibition sales goes to the Abbey.

Additional venue information: Large free car park - Licensed Teashop/cafe with garden overlooking the abbey church - Farm shop - Visitor and Exhibition centre - Monastery shop - Pilgrim chapel - Woodland walk - Old abbey ruins - Landscaped grounds - Onsite pigs and hens - Disabled access - Toilets