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To mark International women’s Day on the 8th of March  two artists Melanie Thompson and Jessica P created a live event in the garden of Heart of the Tribe Gallery. Through simple actions of marking each
  Penn O’Gara is a theatrical costume designer by profession, who is exhibiting her dolls, puppets and mixed media paintings at Heart of the Tribe Gallery.   Vicki When did you become an artist?   Penelope Oh good grief, am I an
Empathetic shoes – 20 live online performance events by Melanie Thompson   The background and process February 2021 "This work came about as a direct result of the lockdown. I was originally going to be opening my solo exhibition in the
“We the readers, listeners and watchers are crucial to the text, story and performance becoming powerful. We are not the impartial observers, we are a fundamental part of the circuitry; if we are not connected, the
Last Sunday we welcomed some of our youngest ever visitors to the gallery, bringing their cuddly toys to be drawn by core artist Gail Reid. Families walked through our beautiful walled garden to the event space,
We are so happy to finally be able to open our doors again. It's been a very unusual time for everyone with much uncertainty for businesses but our decision to press ahead with our planned group
Wil was brought up in Walsal in the West Midlands and comes from ‘a normal working family’. Dad a mechanic and guitarist in a band, Mum worked in a shop. He was more interested in
UPDATE; OPEN TUESDAY 3rd & WEDNESDAY 4th FOR PRE LOCKDOWN VIEWING This exhibition will be viewable online in our interactive gallery from thursday 5th November. Full gallery brochure with photos and all details and info about each
On Wednesday 14th October Melanie Thompson led a workshop especially created for small group of pupils based in Meare ( www.abbotswayschool.co.uk) The idea for the workshop came from Kirsten, a teacher from Abbots Way School who approached