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Press Release


Open Studios Saturday at:

Westland Place Studios

3- 11 Westland Place

London N1 7LP /

Artists exhibiting: Edith Gubbay, Richard Sharples, Jan Goodkin,

Simon Williams, Susan Austin, Mary Oley, Edit Toaso, Teresa

Narduzzo, Gordon Beswick, Michael Czerwinski, Heather Meyerratken,

George Morris, Nicole Polonsky, Susanna Byrne, Veronika Rettich.

3-11 Westland Place is home to painters, printmakers, sculptors,

and installation artists. The building represents the creative diversity

associated with Hoxton, and demonstrates the breadth of talent and

artistic accomplishment within East London .

There have been artist’s studios at Westland Place for 20 years, making

this one of the longest running creative centres in the Hoxton / Old St


21 studios, spread over four floors of this former tobacco industry

factory, house the workspaces of 23 artists. Their work spans a large

range of art disciplines and creative approaches making this an exciting

creative environment for all working in the building as well those visiting.

Each studio is as unique as the endeavours of the artist working within


The studios are located just five minutes walk from Old Street

underground station, round the corner from the iconic Shepherdess

Café, and sandwiched between Jamie Oliver's restaurant Fifteen. Open

Studios 2012 coincides with Jamie Oliver’s fifteen 10th anniversary

street party, providing food stalls, a bar and live music on the day.

The occupants of Westland Place Studios invite you to explore their

workspaces and view their accomplished and varied works.

Westland Place Gallery will also be open on the day:

Tube – Old Street on the Northern line. Local buses – 243, 55, 43, 214,

205, 76, 21, 141.

Artwork will be for sale.

Edith Gubbay – Harmony

Susanna Byrne– Touched

Richard Sharples – Thames Man

George Morris – Interior VI

Heather Meyerratken - Bulldozer Film

Teresa Narduzzo - "Standing Tall" oil on canvas Bonhams Exhibit 06

Nicole Polonsky – Hot Stuff

Jan Goodkin - Collars

Susan Austin – Beach at Titchwell

Veronika Rettich

Michael Czerwinski – Golden Spaceman

Mary Oley – Carson Reno

Gordon Beswick – You Don’t Bring Me Flowers Anymore

Edit Toaso – Perception