Sharon James A light breakfast

THG Open Winners' Exhibitions - Sharon James #artistmother

Exhi­bi­tion of new work by THG OPEN 2023 win­ner Sharon James fea­tur­ing strong­ly fig­u­ra­tive paint­ings pre­sent­ing domes­tic fam­i­ly life.

25/05/24 – 06/07/24
Opening Times
Sun–Mon, Closed
Tue–Sat, 10:00 – 17:00
Exhibition of new work by the winner of the THG Open 2023 - Sharon James.

James' work features large, strongly figurative paintings presenting vibrant scenes of domestic family life. They are intimate moments, inviting the viewer to become part of it like we are one of the family. They focus on the bits of life that so easily get covered over offering an intensely personal vision with echoes of family, motherhood and heritage.

About Sharon James: Sharon holds an MA in Printmaking. Her practice has evolved since the arrival of her three children. The mental transition from mum to artist being sometimes problematic. Her work focuses on painting and drawing using many mediums including digital tools.

Alongside this exhibition, in the downstairs gallery is a display of work by winner of the Best Emerging Artist prize - Kyle Baker.
Sharon James A light breakfast
Digital Painting