New Gallery: Porthmeor Programme – Tutors show – 80

23rd March - 7th April 2018

This second exhibition showcases the talent of the School’s highly regarded artist tutors, and includes work by Alice Mumford, Gary Long, Hilary Gibson, Kerry Harding, Ges Wilson, Amy Albright, Ashley Hold, Emma McClure, Marion Taylor, Liz Hough, Greg Humphries, Ilker Cinarel, Liz Luckwell, and Steve Dove.

We open with a special one-man performance by artist and tutor Ilker Cinarel, and over the duration of the show a series of scheduled events includes live painting demonstrations by Alice Mumford, Gary Long and others, and talks by Liz Luckwell, Marion Taylor, Liz Hough and Hilary Jean Gibson.

Special Events at Penwith Gallery – Free
There’s no need to book for these events.

Friday 23 March

6.30pm – opening of tutor show all welcome

7.30pm – Performance by artist Ilker Cinarel

Saturday 24 March

11am – Artists Liz Hough and Liz Luckwell in conversation

12.45 pm – Artists Hilary Jean Gibson and Ges Wilson in conversation

Monday 26 March

1pm – Greg Humphries will tell the story of his sculpture “For The Herald of the New Aeon” and be demonstrating some of the traditional techniques used for its construction.

Tuesday 27 March

2pm – Artist talk. Hilary Jean Gibson will explain what motivates and inspires her working practice as an illustrator, referring in particular to projects and commissions at the National Trust’s properties at Godolphin and Trelissick and St.Ives’ Leach Pottery.

Wednesday 28 March

2pm – Alice Mumford painting demonstration

Thursday 29 March

2pm – Laura Menzies will demonstrate how she uses Cold Wax Medium to build up layers of texture, meaning and depth to her work.

Tuesday 3 April

2pm – Artist Talk. Hilary will explain what motivates and inspires her working practice as an illustrator, referring in particular to projects and commissions at the National Trust’s properties at Godolphin and Trelissick and St Ives’ Leach Pottery.

Wednesday 4 April

2pm – Alice Mumford painting demonstration

Thursday 5 April

2pm – Marion Taylor in conversation with Roy Ray

Friday 6 April

2pm – Gary Long will demonstrate a Still Life Study in Gouache