Popsy Set is proud to showcase original art by emerging and professional artists of all ages and experience

Locals' Art Hut is a nature and art inspired partnership with Thrive Battersea Park to showcase locally inspired work. w. thrive.org.uk/battersea

Locals' Art Hut is a nature and art inspired partnership with Thrive Battersea Park to showcase locally inspired work.

w. thrive.org.uk/battersea

Locals' Art Hut will be open especially for Community Business Weekend from 5th to 8th October. Over 200 community businesses are opening their doors for Community Business Weekend. It's an opportunity to find out more, show your support and get involved. w: communitybusinessweekend.org/event/popsy-set/

Locals' Art Hut will be open especially for Community Business Weekend from 5th to 8th October.

Over 200 community businesses are opening their doors for Community Business Weekend. It's an opportunity to find out more, show your support and get involved.

w: communitybusinessweekend.org/event/popsy-set/

Founder, Mel Barry, has a background in the environmental and social impact sector. She partners with visual artists working in natural or reclaimed materials and who have a strong interest in nature and local community themes or outcomes. Other artistic partnerships in intergenerational events have included dancers and a poet.

As an independent producer, Mel curates group exhibitions, workshops and talks in partnership with charities, voluntary groups and other community focused venues. These partnerships promote a cause or venue while providing accessible opportunities for all walks of life to participate in creative enrichment.

Combing curatorial and production experience with an academic background in politics, she facilitates a community and societal purpose themed creativity workshop for groups adults or young people. Enquire here

 one-off sculptures ~ mixed media ~ painting ~ prints and cards 

Art for your home or office

If you would like an art consultation at your home or office, a non-refundable booking fee of £100 applies for one and a half hours - including travel costs within Greater London. Somerset and Wiltshire travel included when at least 7 working days of notice is given in advance.

There is no obligation to purchase art but if it is paid for in full within 14 consecutive days from the consultation a one-off of £50 will be deducted from your first purchase of £200 or more; a one-off of £100 will be deducted from your first purchase/commission of £500 or more. By appointment.

Contributing artists

All artists with work in the Popsy Set collection have led or participated in workshops, exhibitions or talks within the grassroots of local communities in partnership with charities, schools, voluntary groups and public venues. Group exhibitions of the work place an equal emphasis on profiling professional and emerging artists alike.

 

Collective of professional, emerging and aspiring artists

Sophie Marsham ~ Glyn Goodwin ~Marie GregoryCatherine Perreira

Rob Buchan ~ Lucy Gibson-Hill Annie Warner ~ Mike Morris

Francesca La Nave ~ Rim Tewolde ~ Michael Warren ~ Mia~ Senia Dedic

Frank Creber ~ Mandana Khonsari ~ Ishan Feisal ~ Christopher Guest

Charmaine Humiah ~ Yiorgos Bouteris ~ Charlie Rollo-Walker ~ Amanda Blunden

 

For prints or cards of some of the images shown on this website please email your request. A minimum order amount will apply

We hope that this website inspires you to get involved either as an event host, community sponsor or, regardless of your experience, a contributing artist. We are currently seeking community and commercial partners, from the south of England in particular but not exclusively, who stand to benefit from art-led outreach to their priority audiences. 

DESERT STAGE

DESERT STAGE

ABOUT OUR happenings

A series of community productions designed to encourage socially and ethnically diverse art audiences of all ages. 

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FEatured EMErGing artist

Desert Stage water based paint on wood by Rim Tewolde

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