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Artweeks contemporary glass artist Vital Peeters celebrates 30 years of open studios

Submitted by Esther Lafferty on Mon, 29/04/2019 - 7:39am

Summertown-based glass artist and sculptor Vital Peeters is preparing to open his artist’s home and garden at 538 Banbury Road for the thirtieth consecutive year as part of Oxfordshire Artweeks. For nine days (4th-12th May) he invites visitors to come into the airy gallery-cum-studio space to enjoy the colourful fused glass art, see the raw materials and uncover the secrets of their transformation in the kiln.

Evocative paintings that convey a sense of silence win Artweeks award for Summertown artist Claire Christie Sadler

Submitted by Esther Lafferty on Tue, 22/01/2019 - 3:45pm

Oxfordshire Artweeks are delighted to announce that Summertown artist Claire Christie Sadler is the winner of the 2018 Mary Moser prize for her monochrome drawings of the west coast of Scotland. The award was established in 2003 to mark the work of a local artist who has taken up art as a second career later in life.