The first exhibitions of September

Stephen Chan Posted by Stephen Chan1st Sep 11

Let kick off September with a massive creative ‘Big Bang’. Illustrated goodness right across the country, firstly Newcastle, in the form of the narrative wizkid, Mr Millerchip’s first Solo show. Manchester’s Raw design studios celebrate their 5th anniversary with an exhibition showcasing 100 original artworks made especially for Raw, by 100 international artist. And finally, one of the most talented illustrators / painters of current years, Tom Bagshaw, embarks on an epic journey, a mission to complete 100 portraits, in 100 hours, over 100 days.

#1 ‘…”UPSTAIRS FOR THINKING, DOWNSTAIRS FOR DANCING” collection of images created by Mister Millerchip. The UK based Illustrator has created a world of characters who appear within complex narratives, living out their lives in two tone splendour. …”

Please visit: The Pure Gallery or Mr Millerchip for more information.

#2 ‘…It’s hard to believe that Raw is very soon to be 5 and the studio is currently a hub of activity as we plan and prepare for our impending celebrations. Throwing a party should be simple in theory, however a team of designers and other creatives were never really going to go down the easy route.We’ve been researching, posting canvases and creating a dedicated website for our Raw 5 party and exhibition which involves over 100 collaborators from around the world….”

Please visit: The Official ‘Raw 5’ website for more detail on the event and the 100 artists / illustrators involved.

#3 ‘…The 3CS project is an experiment by digital artist Tom Bagshaw who is attempting to produce 100 digital portrait studies in 100 hours, over 100 days…”

Please visit: Tom Bagshaw blog for more information and how to be involved.