Sorry I haven’t posted for ages! It’s been a busy few months and a lot has happened!
Firsty I got an award from the festival Ciutat Vella Oberta, from the magazine 967arte! I was represented by them in ARCO this month, and they will be doing an interview with me for their magazine next year! I was also awarded, in the same festival, a solo show for next year with the gallery La Lisa in Albacete!
I managed to get to ARCO with my super husband and was delighted to see my piece there!
I have 2 wee pieces in the Fenderesky Gallery in Belfast this month, on there “Group Works on Paper” so pop in if you can! The exhibition runs till the 17th of March!
Its been a while!! Been busy coming up to xmas time!! We have some great news! We now have 3 stockists for my prints and some original work, and also my other project…Parallel Project, in Valencia!! Here are the shop names and addresses below;
STUDIO 35 Calle Cuba 35, Ruzafa, 46004 València
LA CHAISE Calle del Maestro Clavé 3, 46001 València
ARTE & DISEÑO DESDEZERO San Vicente Mártir 140, 46007 Valencia
* Parallel Project
I am delighted to be part of this art festival in Valencia this week! The official opening is tomorrow night from 19 hrs in the Centre Del Carmen, Calle Museo, 2! (Sounds familiar? Yep, It’s the same place as the last show, which is still on till January, but in a different space)
The festival is on till this Sunday 19th of November, loads of gallery spaces, and artists studios open to the public! You can check out the itinerary and map of all the spaces on there web page!
Hope you can make it!
I have attached below the 10 pieces of work that I am showing in the Museum, Centro del Carmen!
“Lisa Gingles’ drawings depict human-animal composites on found paper. The figures in these works are emulating the typical poses of the bragging hunter and incorporate African animals which are under threat of extinction.”
I have been so busy I didn’t post the last, but not least, group exhibition that I was part of! It was more than a group show for me and all the artists involved, it was a statement, a voice and a right!
The platform Valencia Capital Animal is organising from September 27, 2017 to January 7, 2018 a series of activities, concerts, exhibitions, workshops, conferences, etc. in the Center of Carmen with the common objective of informing, sensitizing and raising awareness about the reality of animals in our society. This autumn comes loaded with solidarity events in Valencia!
The inauguration of this event took place on September 27 at 18:30! There was a huge turn out!!
Another of the most important activities that is framed within Valencia Capital Animal is the Vegan Fair of Valencia that will be celebrated the days 2 and 3 of December.
For more details on the programming of this event you can consult its web valenciacapitalanimal.org
Admission is free. So you have no excuse to participate in Valencia Capital Animal!
I am delighted to be showing again in the Hamilton Gallery in Sligo next Thursday, 7th of September from 6pm! I am flying over for the opening, and would be delighted to see you there! I will be showing a variety of work in small series.
The exhibition continues till Saturday 30th of September.
Well quite a busy September really, next week 2 openings, one in Hamilton Gallery in Sligo, and one in Valencia, then at the end at september, in the Centro del Carmen (will post about those really soon!!)
Next week on Friday 8th of September, from 20:00 onwards, Standard Galeria y Estudios are opening their new studio spaces. There will be a viewing for artists and buyers to see the brand new studios that they have set up here in Valencia, and also a chance to see some works of local artists showing in the actual spaces for rent! I will be showing several older pieces, unframed and super reduced prices!!
Standard Galería y Estudios, Calle Luis Oliag 43, Valencia
La inauguración oficial de nuestros estudios nuevos para artistas, diseñadores y creadores, con un exposición de artistas locales. Para artistas, una oportunidad para ver y alquilar un estudio, y para aficionados de arte una oportunidad para ver y comprar obras de arte únicas… y para todos, una oportunidad para disfrutar una noche de arte, música y diversión!
Con arte por:
Elena Marti Manzanares
Maria Araceli Carrion Lorente
Lino Sayo Vicente
I am delighted to be alongside 92 Irish artists showing in the Hamilton Gallery in Sligo! If you are around the area please pop in! ( I have been on holiday so the post is a bit delayed, I heard the opening was a great success) The show is on till the 2 of September!
I am delighted to show this Friday 2nd June in Sporting Club Ruzafa, Valencia!
I am showing alongside 2 great artists, josie McCoy and Jose Picazo! Each artist showing new works on paper.
“Lisa Gingles depicts human-animal composites drawn in pencil, pastel and mixed media on found paper. The figures in these works are emulating the typical poses of the bragging hunter and incorporate African animals which are under threat of extinction.” -Josie McCoy.
I would love to see you there…
ARTIST’S STATEMENT My work is influenced by many things; mythology, folk tales and invented stories, leaving their dark side laid bare. It is about my life, the lives of others, and sometimes the life of no one at all. I use images of the past, feelings of the present and dreams of the […]
via LISA GINGLES, 2 February – 3 March 2017, Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast — Slavka Sverakova