Stan's LIFT artist Yvette Blackwood has been selected to show two of her paintings at BEEP (biennial exhibition of painting), an international contemporary painting prize with a programme of satellite painting led exhibitions, residencies and symposiums around the main prize show in partnership with Swansea galleries and educational organisations.
The main BEEP exhibition will take place at Swansea College of Art, Dynevor Campus, De-La Beche St, Swansea, SA1 3EU (open Weds – Sat 11am – 5pm).
The launch takes place on Friday 3rd August, 6-8pm (preceded by a VIP gathering at Mission Gallery 4 - 5.30pm and proceeded by an after show party and exhibition opening - Amy Goldring:Journeys at Cinema & Co 8.30pm until late).
BEEP was conceived by artist and elysium gallery Director Jonathan Powell. elysium gallery is an artist led, not-for-profit social organisation, providing support for artists and art organisations as well as encouraging pride and participation in local visual and performing arts, promoting experimentation, freedom and appreciation in all creative practices. This helps to bridge the large gap between emerging and established artists, whilst continuing to strengthen, promote and sustain the vibrant Welsh arts scene.
View the full list of 110 artists here, selected from over 1500 entries.