Freelance illustrator and concept artist, specialising in realistic illustration for film, videogames and media.
Chris “Kit” Butler
Freelance illustrator open to commissions! (please contact me via the group or IG)
Hastings Arts Forum
Hastings Arts Forum aims to promote the work of artist members and support the visual arts for the benefit of the local community. The Forum provides a professional gallery space to support these aims.
Hastings Visions Art Hub is a community studio based at The Ore Community Centre, run by artists Licy Clayden and Philippa Haines. We run a variety of adult classes and courses, which include our popular Art for Well Being class and there will be two new pottery courses starting soon. There will be opportunities for local artists to ‘hot desk’ studio space at an hourly or daily rate and the studio…
Originally from London Katherine studied fine art at Camberwell School of Art. She now lives and works in Hastings, a town rich in contrasts and eccentricities and the inspiration for much of her work. Her imagery, which is often described as accessible but slightly unnerving, is the product of an excellent grounding in traditional figurative art practise, and an interest in the surreal. Katherine…
Lucy Brennan Shiel
Lucy Brennan Shiel is an Irish artist currently living in Hastings. She studied for her BA Hons in Fine Art at Wolverhampton University where she received funding to visit Moscow. She was awarded a bursary from the London Institute for her MA studies at Camberwell College of Art and completed her MA in 1995, with a Distinction in Printmaking. Lucy has an international practice exploring the space…
I wrestle with images. They occupy a space neither abstract nor figurative but somewhere in-between. I work from very small, to quite large, some pieces several meters in length. I work in whatever materials seem to present themselves as appropriate at the time, or are closest to hand, normally upon paper, brushed aluminium, and unstretched canvas. Increasingly I find a sculptural potential sugges…