Emerge : natural design

Emerge : natural design, an upcoming exhbition in Edinburgh by Marianne Hazlewood SBA Fellow. 3rd – 25th May, OPENING HOURS, Tuesday to Friday 11am to 5pm, Sat 11am to 4pm Open Eye Gallery, 34 Abercromby Place, Edinburgh EH3 6QE Web Links to exhibition: https://www.openeyegallery.co.uk/exhibitions/marianne-hazlewood-emerge-natural-design AND https://www.mariannehazlewood.co.uk/emerge-natural-design-exhibition-open-eye-gallery/ ‘I have been working with the genus Arisaema for several years. My new work focuses on emergent growth, pattern and plant architecture and is inspired by the plant photography of Karl Blossfeldt. I’ve been delighted to transpose his love of detail, rhythm and structure into my own much-loved subject Arisaema. I love the way Blossfeldt exploited symmetry, recurring structure and ‘natural design’.’ ‘I have been exploring this in the plants that I grow, capturing their own natural design in mostly monochrome illustrations in Japanese ink… Read more

Pittenweem Arts Festival

SBA Fellow Marianne Hazlewood has an exciting summer ahead! If you are planning a trip to Scotland, these exhibitions are worth checking out! She will be exhibiting her work at the , which has been running since 1982. Pittenweem is tucked away on the Fife coast and has been a festival hub for artists each August, attracting visitors year after year. As well as showing in galleries, artists show in fishermens’ cottages, basements, fishing sheds… wherever there is an available space! This year she will be showing alongside silversmiths Tracy Wilson and Claire Roche. Along with some new botanical works, art prints and cards, she is also exhibiting new surface design work, taking motifs from some of her botanical watercolour pieces and ink illustrations, and… Read more