Venue: The Gallery At St. George’s House
When: 15/11/2012 – 22/01/2013
You are cordially invited to the opening of Encompass Collective’s latest body of work ‘Conception’ next Thursday 15th November, 5-7pm.
n.) The formation in the mind of an image, idea, or notion, apprehension.
(n.) The image, idea, or notion of any action or thing which is formed in the mind; a concept; a notion; a universal; the product of a rational belief or judgment. See Concept.
(n.) Conceit; affected sentiment or thought.
(n.) Idea; purpose; design.
(n.) The power or faculty of apprehending of forming an idea in the mind; the power of recalling a past sensation or perception.
(n.) The act of conceiving in the womb; the initiation of an embryonic animal life.
Encompass Collective are a group of artists based in the North of England, working across a wide range disciplines. ‘Encompass’ are committed to opening challenging lines of enquiry in visual culture. As exhibiting Artists, ‘Encompass’ are dedicated to the investigation of alternative platforms and curatorial strategies for the display of contemporary art, building new infrastructures and brokering new partnerships throughout the region and beyond.
Exhibiting in this show are Siobhain Moakes, Sharon Forrest, Valerie Halliwell and Tracie Shaylor.
We hope you can join us for some complimentary appetisers and drinks next Thursday as we celebrate the opening of Encompass’s first exhibition at St George’s House, Bolton.
See you next week!