Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Claire Dorsett - PV Friday 6-8 pm, Gateshead

Claire Dorsett Cool Dude (Whatever), 2018, Acrylic on canvas,190 x 160 cm, 74 3/4 x 63 in

Claire Dorsett

22 June - 27 July 2019
Workplace Foundation
Gateshead, UK

Wednesday - Saturday, 12 - 5pm
Preview: Friday 21 June, 6 - 8pm

“Small things become big and big things small - both in terms of size and feeling”
Notes, objects and snippets from day-to-day life are reduced by Claire Dorsett to line, colour and shape. Extreme close-up and extra-extra-large, the isolated images of Dorsett’s paintings assume a Janus - faced position, oscillating between joyous, childlike simplicity and menacing, totemic power… [read more...]

An exhibition catalogue with an essay by the influential Scottish sculptor, performance artist, filmmaker and painter Bruce McLean will be available during the exhibition [read more...]
 
 
About Workplace Foundation:
Workplace Foundation is a new charity that supports emerging and under-represented artists with a specific commitment to UK art scenes outside of London, and with a focus on The North of England. Workplace Foundation was founded by Workplace, a commercial gallery based in Gateshead, UK.
SUPPORT US
Workplace Foundation is a registered Charity and we rely on donations from individuals and trusts and foundations to enable us to do our work. There are a number of different ways you can support Workplace Foundation (learn more...)
 
Workplace Foundation
The Old Post Office
19-21 West Street, Gateshead
NE8 1AD, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)191 477 2200
info@workplacefoundation.art
www.workplacefoundation.art
Office hours: Weds–Sat 12–5pm




Workplace Foundation is
a Company Registered in England and Wales
Company Name: Workplace Foundation
Charity Registration Number: 1174379
VAT Number: GB 133 4963 12
With generous support from:

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Matt Antoniak - PV Friday 10th May 6 - 8pm

Matt Antoniak Untitled, 2017, Oil on canvas, 40 x 30 cm, 15 3/4 x 11 3/4 in

Matt Antoniak

11 May - 15 June 2019
Workplace Foundation

Wednesday - Saturday, 12 - 5pm
Preview: Friday 10 May, 6 - 8pm

Scribbles, doodles and throwaway marks made by customers testing out pens and pencils at an art materials store in Newcastle upon Tyne have been secretly hoarded behind the counter by Matt Antoniak whilst an employee over the last few years. Rescued from the recycling bin these miniature works have been consistently archived and documented by the artist and given new status through his diligent and precise recreations in paint on canvas...(read more...)
 
 
About Workplace Foundation:
Workplace Foundation is a new charity that supports emerging and under-represented artists with a specific commitment to UK art scenes outside of London, and with a focus on The North of England. Workplace Foundation was founded by Workplace, a commercial gallery based in Gateshead, UK.
SUPPORT US
Workplace Foundation is a registered Charity and we rely on donations from individuals and trusts and foundations to enable us to do our work. There are a number of different ways you can support Workplace Foundation (learn more...)
 
Workplace Foundation
The Old Post Office
19-21 West Street, Gateshead
NE8 1AD, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)191 477 2200
info@workplacefoundation.art
www.workplacefoundation.art
Office hours: Weds–Sat 12–5pm




Workplace Foundation is
a Company Registered in England and Wales
Company Name: Workplace Foundation
Charity Registration Number: 1174379
VAT Number: GB 133 4963 12
With generous support from: