THAT FIRST CUT … THE MAKING OF FORMOSA, FORMOSA BY JONI SMITH

Take a look at this film that led to the creation of this wonderful hand cut work by Joni Smith - currently on show in "Ordinary Worlds" in the main barn at Creake Abbey, NR21 9LF. Open daily (10am to [...]
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OUT OF THIS WORLD – EXOPLANET PAINTINGS BY PANDORA MOND

Pandora Mond’s circular canvases are of worlds far beyond our own. As Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residency in the Astrophysics Department at Exeter University, Mond worked along side Professor Isabelle Baraffe and her team, who are pursuing pioneering research into [...]
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NAVIGATING THRESHOLDS BETWEEN SKY, LAND AND SEA – WORKS BY LORRAINE BEWICK

Lorraine Bewick has taken tried and tested techniques in the tradition of figurative landscape painting and applied them to her own perspective of the English landscape. Based in North Norfolk her interest in interpreting Norfolk’s expansive skies and coastal reaches [...]
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A FASCINATION WITH MAPPING THE WORLD – THE WORK OF JONI SMITH

Joni Smith enhances and re-imagines the perceptual mapping out of a landscape on paper, playfully using collage and cutting techniques to create new associations between different map locations. Her paper constructions are perfectly re-formed on the page, knowing just how [...]
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MORE ABOUT AMANDA SUTTON – ORDINARY WORLDS AT CREAKE ABBEY

Amanda Sutton creates coastal landscapes on glass, using techniques she has developed from Verre églomisé. This is a term employed by French sign writers who create highly decorative shop and café signs using mirror. Encompassing several techniques that include etching, [...]
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FROM WELLS TO CREAKE ABBEY

ART TRAIL A horse sculpture that is revealed by the outgoing tide now welcomes visitors to a Norfolk harbour. The Lifeboat Horse, created for a 17-piece summer sculpture trail in Wells-next-the-Sea, was made by Rachael Long for her master's degree [...]
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ORDINARY WORLDS OPENS AT CREAKE ABBEY

Our new Pop-Up exhibition, Ordinary Worlds, at Creake Abbey is currently showing a selection of new and recent paintings and works on paper by six Norfolk artists, ending 23 August, 2018. Ordinary Worlds is an exhibition of six women artists [...]
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A BIRD’S EYE VIEW WITH LINDA JAMIESON

Several of the artists we are showing in our next pop-up exhibition at Creake Abbey  have turned their attention to a named point of reference, like a stretch of water or geographical location. LINDA JAMIESON responds to landscape with an [...]
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PUTTING PENCIL TO PAPER – THE ART OF ANDREA GIRLING

Our forthcoming Pop-Up exhibition, Ordinary Worlds, at Creake Abbey will show a selection of new and recent paintings and works on paper by six Norfolk artists, from 10 to 23 August, 2018. Andrea Girling studied fine art at Norwich University [...]
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PANDORA MOND – OUT OF THIS WORLD!

We are thrilled to be able to show Pandora Mond's latest and larger canvases including her new exoplanet series, resulting from Pandora's collaboration with the Astrophysics Department of Exeter University - giving shape, colour and form to data collected from [...]
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