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Conversations with Nature

Conversations with Nature: Alison Critchlow, Natalie Dowse and Helen Thomas 27 July 2022 - 21 August 2022 Conversations with Nature brings together the works of Alison Critchlow, Natalie Dowse and Helen Thomas in an exhibition that celebrates the artists’ relationship with the natural environment. From plants that squeeze their way through the cracks in the … Continue reading Conversations with Nature

Dandelions and Double Yellows – Your Gallery: Celebration event

Some of the images from 'Dandelions and Double Yellows - Your Gallery' There will be a special event to celebrate Dandelions and Double Yellows - Your Gallery in Wakefield on Thursday 28th October 2021, at 7pm.I'm delighted that Jack Wallington will be joining us to talk about the beauty and importance of urban wild plants.Jack … Continue reading Dandelions and Double Yellows – Your Gallery: Celebration event

Dandelions and Double Yellows

Dandelions and Double Yellows is an arts, nature and noticing project by Helen Thomas. The project is an invitation to reconsider the often overlooked, unplanned plants in our everyday surroundings.Helen created a new body of paintings, inspired by urban wild plants, which were exhibited at Wakefield Cathedral in Summer 2021. Sixteen site responsive paintings were … Continue reading Dandelions and Double Yellows

Dandelions and Double Yellows

Solo exhibition at Wakefield CathedralJuly - August 2021 Dandelions and Double Yellows featured 16 site responsive paintings by Helen Thomas which were inspired by spontaneous flora observed in Wakefield City centre and close surroundings.The project and exhibition was supported by Arts Council England and Wakefield Council. You can read more about the project here 'Groundsel, … Continue reading Dandelions and Double Yellows