The 4th Annual Empty Shop Open in Durham is previewing on friday Night Jan 27th 6pm – 10pm. Myself and the rest of the FreeBird’s will be exhibiting there with many other NorthEast Based Artists. Here is the info from the Emptyshop website.
Established in 2009 The Empty Shop Open is a new tradition for the North East art scene and our flagship event.Opening on Friday 27th January and running until the following weekend the show provides an opportunity for all artists based in the area to present work of any media in a totally independent, high profile exhibition in Durham city.
We’re also presenting a whole host of other amazing exhibitions that night! Details as follows: Artist Neil Armstrong has been invited to produce a site specific installation using found and reclaimed materials in The Pink Room.
* Taking place at the Open we have a second opportunity for people to see Julia Tryon’s “The Scaled House” the latest installation in our Stairwell Gallery.
*Freebirds Open Studios over the 2nd Floor of Empty Shop HQ
*And finally we’re delighted to welcome back firm favourite and Empty Shop stalwart, The Cloud Commission, who is presenting an original commission. Very, very exciting!