An Exhibition of new paintings by Mike Hesketh at Bristol Folk House Cafe/Bar
PUBLISHED: 16:50 09 June 2011 | UPDATED: 19:31 20 February 2013
Inspired by many of the modernist art movements, Mike's paintings are abstracted and reworked responses to old masters, Expressionist and Abstract Expressionist works.
Inspired by many of the modernist art movements, Mikes paintings are abstracted and reworked responses to old masters, Expressionist and Abstract Expressionist works. He paints rapidly, with the intention of capturing detail whilst retaining energy. He finds Expressionist art to be an emotive process.
Mike is currently a member of Studio Upstairs, a registered charity, providing artistic resources and support to adults experiencing mental and emotional distress and in drug and alcohol recovery.
Studio Upstairs has been a regular and important contributor to the Bristol arts scene with 15 public exhibitions in the last two years and collaborations with high-profile organisations such as Arnolfini and Picture This.
1st July - 4th August - Bristol Folk House Cafe/Bar
40 A Park Street
0117 926 2987
Monday: 9am 11pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 9am 9pm
Friday-Saturday: 9am 4pm