The Nature of Being by Romany Mark Bruce

Born in Ireland 1960, Romany came to England in 1978 to study law. After living in Dallas, Texas, he settled in London, moving to Brighton in 1989. Romany developed an interest in photography, in particular photographing modern buildings, and quite by chance, he was given the opportunity to try his hand at sculpting. He had […]

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‘The Japans’ and ‘From the Font’ by Romany Bruce

For this special exhibition in Encounters Art Space in 2019 the curator, Miladys Parejo, wrote:   Earlier paintings ‘From The Font’ are shown with ‘The Japans’ series as they have a shared intrinsic narrative that combines as a single body of work. During the autumn of 2018 Romany travelled in Japan and he found that […]

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3rd and 4th Weekends: Simply Veg – the Best Indian Food in Town

Make your visit to Encounters this year extra special but enjoying the delectable flavours of Simply Veg. They will bring you delicious, fresh, home cooked vegetarian and vegan food with the spice and authenticity of traditional Indian cuisine. Using only the finest quality ingredients, Simply Veg create homemade Indian food in Encounters’ kitchen to bring you meals […]

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Encounters Supporting Academic Project

Once again Encounters Art Space supports students. In our 2018 edition, Sussex University student, Becky Whittaker, who is studying for a masters’ degree in journalism, prepared a piece for a radio podcast. You can hear it by clicking on the link below.  

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Encounters wins Best Open House Award 2018

Each year one of the 200 Open Houses is selected as the Best Open House and receives an award. This year Encounters was the winner! The Award was presented to Encounters’ Director, Miladys Parejo, by Sue-Kim Lun from Latest Homes and TV.

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Limited Edition of Vertical Landscapes

Photographer Ricardo Jimenez has produced a special edition of a work entitled Vertical Landscapes. Only 20 were printed and we have one for sale in Encounters Arti-Shop this year. See Ricard talking about this work in a 4-minute video. Paisajes Verticales – Vertical Landscape from Dave Francis on Vimeo. Or come and see Veritical Landscapes […]

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Mexican Kitchen: 19th and 20th May lunch menu

Saturday 19th May Green Rice (with coriander and lime juice) Chicken or Chick peas in Adobo (marinated in mild chilli sauce) Refried Beans Sunday 20th May Chilorio Tacos (made with wheat or Maize tortillas with pulled pork marinated in chillies) Or Potato Tacos in tomato and chilli sauce Accompanied by Cactus Salad and Black beans […]

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