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Sophie Dickson 'Junk is Beautiful' November 16th - 21st.
Free Entry. Everyone Welcome!

The first large-scale solo exhibition of Brighton based artist, Sophie Dickson is coming to Circus Street Market. Junk is Beautiful will exhibit a range of drawings, paintings and large wooden audience participation installations. Talking about her work, Sophie says:

The practice of ‘playing’ contributes greatly to my work, playing with materials and how I added them to the painting. I use boot polish, plastic bags and metal paint, among other materials to construct different characteristics and textures....

A visual collage of images, writings and objects in a singular piece has become a common feature in my work. Loading the canvas with different materials and everyday three-dimensional objects to form a crossbreed; part painting, part sculpture....


Nov 18th Sophie Dickson in conversation with Lindsey Smith
Nov 19th 2pm  Workshop with Sophie Dickson


Nov16th-20th 10am-2pm & 3pm-7pm
Nov 21st 10am-4pm

Images by Sophie Dickson from top:
Shooting Range (Part One)
Unintelligible Relations
Broken Fence

Read more about the artist:

Find out about the plans for Circus Street click here