Inside-Out, JSA at the Royal West of England Academy

Where: Royal West of England Academy, Queen's Road, Clifton, BS8 1PX

When: 08 January 2011 10:00am to 08 February 2011 5:30pm

The RWA will be starting the New Year with a bang presenting Inside-Out, from Bristol studio group Jamaica Street Artists. As an insight into Bristol???s explosive studio movement the show highlights JSA???s prominent position in the city???s art scene. Encompassing the vibrancy and diversity of the studio, the exhibition showcases a number of emerging and established artists, and ex-studio members who have gone on to achieve international success. The exhibition takes the studio from its working environment outside and into the public eye, feeding the public???s intrigue and fascination with the studio???s secret world of creativity, brought to life by an enlightening nar¬rative of Jamaica Street Artists impressive history, from its disparate beginnings to the gradual formation of its current coherent identity. Jamaica Street Artists exhibiting alongside the master of Matisse creates a dynamic contrast of the established and emerging, mirroring the movement and change blowing through the RWA as it launches into the New Year with a new and exciting programme. A series of talks, workshops and screenings will be delivered in conjunction with the exhibition.

Entry Cost: £4.00, Concessions £2.50, Children Free

Posted by: Gemma Brace | 14-12-2010

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