This year’s art trail (and the adjoined Love Grays Art Trail) is shaping up to be one of the best yet, with a broad and diverse array of talent on show at a number of locations across the borough. You can find out details about each exhibition by just clicking on the images below! (NB: the listings here are in no particular order)
See the full listings here.
Rainham Marshes R.S.P.B Nature Reserve // Open 9.30-5PM MONDAY-SUNDAY
Rainham Marshes R.S.P.B. Nature Reserve, New Tank Hill Road, Purfleet, Essex, RM19 1SX
EXHIBITING: Thurrock Art Society (16-22nd July) & Chris Wallbank (23-29th July)
Inspire, Grays // Open 9.15-4.45pm TUESDAY TO FRIDAY
Inspire Youth Hub, 24-28 Orsett Road, Grays, RM17 5EB
EXHIBITING: Ashley Palipana (22-29th July)
I am a 10 year old extreme artist. I am the founder of the Ashley palipana art gallery. I have exhibited my art in the Europe’s biggest international art fair at London. I have also exhibited my art at various art exhibitions such as Grays art gallery and also in my school. I have recently exhibited my own art at Specsavers grays and have raised funds for the Great Ormond Street children’s hospital charity. I have won several art competitions such as Kinita art competition from Royal Opera house Purfleet, last summer and I have received the first prize. I won the easter art competition at intu lakeside and won the first prize from virgin holidays. I also twice won the Christmas art competition from St John’s Ambulance East anglia. I have held many exhibitions localy with my art work and raised funds for the Great Ormond Street children’s hospital charity. I am a naturally born artist and I enjoy being an artist everyday.
Europa, Grays // Open 10-7PM MONDAY-FRIDAY, 9-6PM SATURDAY, 10-4PM SUNDAY
Europa, 19 High Street, Grays, RM17 6NP
EXHIBITING: Sharon Vane (22-29th July)
I’m an artist that likes to explore all sorts of mediums. My favourites are acrylic painting and glassware.
South Essex College // Open 9-4PM MONDAY-FRIDAY
South Essex College – Thurrock Campus, High Street, Grays, RM17 6TF
EXHIBITING: South Essex College Students (22-29th July)
St Luke’s Hospice Charity Shop // Open 9-4PM MONDAY-FRIDAY
St Lukes Hospice, 22 High Street, Grays, Essex, RM17 6LU
EXHIBITING: Matthew White (22-29th July)
I am pixelicious. I work with stencils and spray paint and mostly work in a pixelated style. I experiment with spray paint and layers to try and get a depth in my experimental work. I work on just about anything canvas, walls, furniture and even cars.