#100ColourMixDays - PRIVATE VIEW - Hope Fitzgerald
Time & Location
About The Event
Hope Fitzgerald will be sharing the culmination of her 2 week residency at The Hot Tin alongside her #100ColourMixDays that was made over 100 days.
The Hot Tin bar will also be flowing with a vast array of beers, ciders, wines, spirits and cocktails plus a uniquely designed cocktail to celebrate the residency.
The original #100ColourMixDays sketchbooks can be viewed at The Hot Tin during opening hours from Tuesday, 19 February until Saturday, 2 March. The framed work at The Hot Tin are Giclée Prints on Canson Aquarelle Rag Paper. All 100 pieces, details of the process, and sketchbook pages can be viewed by searching #100ColourMixDays or by visiting @hopefitzgerald_art on Instagram.
Hope will be Artist in Residence at The Hot Tin each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10-3 during the show. She will be available to talk about the work as well as making new work inspired by the listed historic St Saviour’s Tin Church now known as The Hot Tin.
Over 100 days in 2017, colour and mark making were explored to produce two book works containing 100 small paintings. Two reference books were used. The first 75 colours are taken from The Secret Lives of Colour (2016) by Kassia St Clair which tells the story of 75 colours through history. All mark making is taken from A Nomenclature of Colors for Naturalists, and Compendium of Useful Knowledge For Ornithologists. (1886) by Robert Ridgeway, Curator, Department of Birds, United States National Museum. These were combined using a formula of Hope’s devising to determine the types of marks used each day.
To purchase any Giclée Prints that are not in the current show, contact Hope by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
See more of Hope’s work at http://hopefitzgerald.co.uk