News & Views

Welcome to our News and Views page, where you will find articles from not only Axle Arts but invited guest writers too. Also updates on exhibitions, new work from our artists and interviews from artists, curators, makers and other people in the business with something interesting to say. We aim to make this page as dynamic as possible and hope you enjoy it. Please send us your feedback, we’d welcome it.

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Printmaking Today Summer 2018

Printmaking Today Summer 2018

13/06/18 by Bridget   Views

Printmaking Today asked Director Bridget Sterling to write an opinion piece for their summer 2018 issue about the state of galleries with a focus on print. Read More

A Group Effort

A Group Effort

24/05/18 by Bridget   News

We recently held our first exhibition in collaboration with Tasburgh House Hotel in Bath, showing predominantly outdoor sculpture and ceramics on their elegant terraces overlooking the city. Read More

Unfolding by Dorothy Brook

Exhibition: Outdoor Sculpture, May 2018

14/01/18 by Bridget   Exhibition, News

We are thrilled to confirm our inaugural exhibition as Axle Arts will be an outdoor sculpture show in May 2018 working in collaboration with Tasburgh House Hotel. Read More

Forward Momentum

Forward Momentum

02/12/17 by Bridget   Views

I'm delighted to welcome Ollie Adams to our forum. Ollie used to work as Gallery Manager of Bath Contemporary but is now pursuing a full time career as an artist. I'll let him tell you the rest. Read More

New Collaborative Partner

New Collaborative Partner

23/10/17 by Bridget   Event, Exhibition, News

I’m really excited to be planning a sculpture show collaboratively with Tasburgh House Hotel for May next year. We’re focusing on ceramics for outdoor spaces but the exhibition will also include bronze and steel.  Read More

Meeting Rhian Jones

Meeting Rhian Jones

23/10/17 by Bridget   Interview

A colleague of mine is a believer of prophetic signs. I was quite surprised when he told me because I didn’t think he would believe in such things. I certainly don’t. However, I might revise that after the strange, almost fated meeting I had with Rhian Jones.  Read More

Art is a necessity not a luxury

Art is a necessity not a luxury

23/10/17 by Bridget   Views

As our inaugural entry to our News and Views page, I wanted to write something serious. What more apt than to try and explain the slogan on our home page.  Read More