Exhibitions

We will be closed on Easter weekend: Thursday 9th April, Good Friday 10th April and Easter Saturday 11th April.

Reclaim/Reimagine/Repurpose
16th Jan- 2nd May 2020

Unit Twelve has always championed the recycling ethos, and artists who work with and bring new life to unusual and recycled materials, discovering and crafting exquisite new creations. These artists share a similar mindset and process, that starts at the discovery stage, inspired by the materials to reclaim; reimagining and repurposing the unwanted. with work from: Bronwen Gwillim, Sal Broadhurst, Claire Batt, Michaela McMillan, Lynn Muir, Hannah Lobley, Jessica Grady, Francesca Lobb, Kasasagi, Eleanor Symms, Rachel Butlin and Katie Lowe collaboration, Priormade, Nina Brabbins, Mandy Cleveland, Katherine Richmond

Ten
7th May- 5th September 2020

To celebrate our tenth anniversary we will showcase ten of the finest contemporary craft makers in the county as picked by ten leading professionals, who curate, organise, plan and shape the world of contemporary craft. As selected by: Sarah James, Director of The Craft Festival Bovey Tracey/Cardiff/Cheltenham and Nourish Festival selected Jaejun Lee; Katie Honnor, Director of madebyhandonline selected Mizuki Takahashi; Patricia van den Akker of the Design Trust selected Emily Jo Gibbs; Jo Hall, Editor of Embroidery Mag selected Richard McVetis; Ann-Marie Franey organiser of Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fairselected Julie Arkell. Joe Pitcher of Textilesartist.org. selected Melanie Kay; Rachel Chambers of Ferrers Gallery selected Dinny Pocock; Deirdre Figueiredo, MBE, Director of Craftspace selected Melanie Tomlinson; Barry Morris from MOSTYN selected Hannah Coates and at Unit Twelve we selected Lindsey Mann.

The Joy of Repetition
10th September -19th December 2020

“Over and over and over and over and over, Like a monkey with a miniature cymbal, The joy of repetition really is in you” - Over and Over by Hot Chip.
An exhibition of contemporary craft makers working with the idea of multiples, whether it be a techniques, shape, colour, motif or process that repeats within the work. With work from: vinegar and brown paper, Stuart Kelly, Fran Buxton, Eleanor Crane, Abbie Gardiner, Polished Grey, Amanda Banham, Kathy Hutton, Katie lowe, Suzanne Devine, Beth Pegler, Julie Massie, Olive Rose and Colour Designs.

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