Young C-Art

Dominic Richardson

Town Hall, Front Street, Alston CA9 3RF, United Kingdom

Thursday 14th - Saturday 16th September (10am - 5pm) Sunday 17th September (11am - 3pm)

Eden

After a road traffic accident left Dominic with an acquired brain injury when he was only two years old, few would have thought that the event would be the catalyst to a unique creative talent.Read more…

Stephen Roberts

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Barrow in Furness

Painting

Stephen Roberts Digital Art As an artist, I love to explore original ideas, I have always been interested in concept art. I like to create character designs and I have been strongly inspired by designs by such artists as Sycra Yasin and Ross Tran.Read more…

Charlotte Nicholson

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Copeland

Drawing, Painting

My work is mostly an exploration of texture which incorporates many different themes like underwater decay, fabric manipulation and urban environments. I was interested in the way that natural elements changed the surfaces of materials, particularly the materials found underwater and in city environments.Read more…

Alice Watters

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Eden

Painting

In my A-Level project this year, I have explored how life experiences and age impacts our characteristics. These three pieces demonstrate phases during our lives. ‘Vanity’ depicts a young girl intoxicated by appearances with materialistic values. This piece was inspired by Frank Cadogan Cowper, using my own photo shoot.Read more…

Peter Bentley

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Painting

This body of work focusses on my ideas surrounding pareidolia, the manipulation of the human form and the extent to which we can distort it whilst still recognising it as human, an ongoing theme in my work which I aim to pursue deeper in the future.Read more…

Katie McLuskey

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Copeland

Painting

Art has always been a big part of my life – I can’t remember a time when I haven’t held a pencil in my hand.Read more…

Charlotte Elllis

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Outside Cumbria

Painting

I produce bold, abstract paintings filled with colour and movement, all created as a result of the process of the paint flow and control. My practice focuses on the process and manipulation of paints, and the contrast between chance and control.Read more…

Kirsty Milnes

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Carlisle

Mixed Media, Textiles

Kirsty Milnes I am a Textiles & Surface Design student at CCAD in Hartlepool; specialising in embroidery and digital print.Read more…

Hannah Stones

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Copeland

Mixed Media, Textiles

My artwork usually consists of portraits created using various medias such as; watercolour, pencil, oil paint, acrylic, photography, sewing, textiles. I also sometimes venture into landscapes and close ups of various objects that peak my interest.Read more…

Rory Spencer

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Carlisle

Drawing, Painting

Hi, over this last year I have been wondering what makes me an artist. My work ethic has been neutered by indolence and pure self loathing, so surely that can’t be a qualifying factor.Read more…

Connor Faulder

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Eden

Installation

The Last Supper’ is a plethora of mutilated plaster casts of fruit and vegetables, which incorporates rusted nails, scorched matches and interconnecting wire. I chose the subject of fruit and vegetables as I was interested in taking a mundane object and modifying it into a thought provoking installed sculpture.Read more…

Polina Polutova

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Copeland

Mixed Media

I base my work on found or hand-made objects and history that tie in with memories and past experiences that can sometimes be fictional.Read more…

My art practice questions our perception of beauty and the grotesque and how we, as humans distinguish the two from one another. The focus point of my recent work has been exploring the subject decay as a vehicle for this.Read more…

Andrew Hewat

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Allerdale

Mixed Media

I am an 18 year old Newton Rigg Engineering graduate living amongst the fells of the northern lakes. My art is self-taught and based on my love of metalwork and recycling unconventional items that I have bought with projects in mind.Read more…

I specialise in concept art and illustration. My art background involves lots of photography (weddings, creative and landscape) and experimenting with most forms of traditional media. This eventually led me to discover digital painting where I found a peaceful mix of the two mediums.Read more…

These are three very different pieces of work that are examinations of, or a study of, a landscape, animal or inanimate object looking at the subject in a new or different way. A study of a Pebble Prominent (Digital developed from hand drawing).Read more…

Lauren Larmour

Eden

Installation, Painting

The Lake District has a well-known Cultural identity of being a shepherding culture and a tourist attraction. Retaining the key traditions of this culture is vital especially within agriculture, where traditions are slowly becoming out of fashion for more modernised methods.Read more…

Emily Lowes

The Vallum Gallery, Institute of Arts, Brampton Road, Carlisle, CA3 9AY

Allerdale

Drawing

Having just completed my first year of illustration, I spent a bit of time in the summer playing with different media to create a little series focusing on this tribe of tiny characters.Read more…