Arts

Constructed Geographies

ROWENA PRICE tells us about a new visual arts exhibition celebrating the rich and untold diversity of Sussex Constructed Geographies – a touring visual arts exhibition featuring seven acclaimed local artists – comes to Hastings in April. Tree by Amanda…
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Exploring A Book Outdoors

St Leonards’ #ATownExploresABook festival comprises a multitude of community explorations and one of the best-loved aspects of this emerging two-week spring holiday festival is the outdoor art. Andrew Myers caught up with the artists and community groups preparing to site…
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Arts

Bloom Britannia: Take Part In Barefoot Opera’s Thrilling New ‘People’s Opera’

Barefoot Opera’s new ‘people’s opera’ - inspired by and involving people in the towns of Hastings, St. Leonards and Bexhill - began development in 2018 with a vibrant research and development project involving more than 25 workshops across the towns. The…
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Hastings Calling!

Barefoot Opera, Hastings Fringe and the Observer Building need you! Barefoot Opera’s new ‘people’s opera’ was created through engagement with the people of Hastings, St Leonards and Bexhill. The creative team - including composer Orland Gough - met and talked…
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Arts

He Said, She Said

By Gareth Stevens  Many artists stand back from the subject that fascinates them to view it in its entirety and to best record what they see and feel from a discrete vantage point. However, a few landscape artists have taken…
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