This year’s show – ready for you to enjoy

Normally the house is very busy during the days that we are open for the Artists Open House. Not this year. The pandemic restrictions mean that only five visitors can come and we have a booking system so that each has 40 minutes to enjoy the work. Photographer David Barreiro joined us today and her […]

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The Winter Show 2020 features…

Our show explores feelings, perceptions, fears and hopes of Encounters’ artists as words like Pandemic, Lockdown and Quarantine were repeated incessantly, becoming the Zeitgeist of our times. The show features Richard Bagguley’s Tiempo de la Peste, Marion Brandis’ Time of Corona, Linda Lieberman’s Covid Moment, Carlos Sanchez and Mariana Teixeira’s Lockdown jewellery, Romany Bruce’s Nature […]

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Book for our Winter Show

For Covid reasons we have a booking system this year to ensure that only six people will be in our Open House at the same time and no one will be waiting outside in the cold! Book here (its free) for a 40 minute visit time: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/encounters-spring-lockdown-exhibition-christmas-arti-shop-tickets-132800498867 Click Here to Book

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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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