Let the people decide

In July Venezuelan’s all over the World participated in a vote as to whether there a new Constitutional Assembly should be formed with the power to change the constitution. Encounters Art Space hosted the Brighton Voting Station. Almost 400 people came to register their vote. All photographs by Morella Velazquez.        

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We were one of the top three houses this year !

Encounters was one of the runner-up houses this year. The winner was Montefiore Open House who exhibited a diverse range of work in a variety of media, to include painting, printing, textiles, photography, sculpture, mosaics, ceramics and knitted work. All the work in the exhibition was made by artists with learning disabilities and/or mental health needs. […]

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Esquirlas: Carlos Sanchez’s New Brand

We are thrilled to introduce Esquirlas in the 2017 Encounters edition. This is the new brand of Encounters’ jewellery maker, Carlos Sanchez. In order to celebrate Carlos’ exciting new work there will be a new collection for this year’s visitors, to delight customers old and new.

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From Encounters to Sussex Prairie Art Garden, Sussex

After Encounters May Show in 2015 sculpter Rafael Berrio was invited to take his whole collection to one of Sussex’s most interesting venues. About 30 artists display and sell their work in a garden setting. One of the pieces that Rafael is showing is pictured here. The show continues for another year.

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Noemi Marquez

Noemi Marques – now in Architectural Plants: See her film

Almost all of our visitors last year stopped to watch a beautifully made film about Noemi Marques that played continuously in the room where her pieces were being exhibited. You can see the film on this website by going to Noemi’s entry, or by clicking here (scroll down to the bottom of her page). Before you […]

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