Pick of the Week 2016

April's Guest Editor: Martyn Cross

Every month we invite a Guest Editor to select our Pick of the Week feature. Chosen from the activities listed in our events pages they select highlights from across the region.

This April we welcome Artist, Martyn Cross.

Martyn Cross is an artist based in Bristol. Recently selected for the Oriel Davies Painting Open, he has a varied practice that incorporates a wide range of complex aesthetic narratives and the layering of immediate imagery. Recent solo and group exhibitions include: Under the Volcano, Artworks Project Space, London; Test Space Open, Spike Island, Bristol; Limbo Associates Members Show, Margate; Barbican Artworks Open, London; Take Me to the Other Side, Pallas Projects, Dublin; Like a Monkey with a Miniature Cymbal, Aid & Abet, Cambridge; Edgelands, Angelika Studios, High Wycombe; Crumbling Into Dust, Edwardian Cloakroom, Bristol. Martyn was also selected for VASW’s 2016 Mentoring programme.


What's On

Free art classes for over 50s

SPACE, 6 West Street, Old Market, Bristol, BS2 0BH

Sunday 06 December 0217 – Wednesday 28 March 2018

Radical Clay: Teaching with the greatest potters of the 1960s

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Rd, Bristol BS8 1RL

Saturday 22 July 2017 – Sunday 10 June 2018

Empire Through the Lens

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Rd, Bristol BS8 1RL

Saturday 30 September 2017 – Friday 31 August 2018

Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network

Supported by: