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Artist spotlight – Aga Karmolinska

Bathealton artist Aga Karmolinska has once again designed this year’s festival guide and will exhibit at the festival for the first time. Aga studied fine art (painting and drawing) at the Academy of Fine Art in Gdansk (Poland) – and got a Masters Degree  (MA) there in 1988. Aga explained further, “Then I have been… Continue Reading »

Embracing the Festival theme

The theme for this year’s festival is the B3227, the road that stretches from west of Taunton through many of the 10 Parishes. Some artists will incorporate this. Victoria Ward has already started a series of maps for the ten parishes, all inspired by the 16th century Ottoman navigational maps of Piri Reis. Victoria will… Continue Reading »

Artist Profile – Chris Tipping

Joining the festival for the first time this year is Chris Tipping, who will exhibit alongside another newcomer, Geoff Billet at Cotleigh Brewery. Chris’s background is book illustrating and graphic design, having been trained in art. It was a trip to Morocco that got him excited again about painting and he has returned a further… Continue Reading »