Phoenix Friends will discover more about the contemporary art world through direct contact with artists and their work. Our diverse, year-round programme of Friends events offers glimpses behind-the-scenes with fascinating insights into creative processes and opportunities to meet talented artists based at Phoenix. You will also be supporting Phoenix Brighton’s important work in promoting creativity throughout the region. Our outstanding programme of contemporary art exhibitions, special arts events and creative courses are open to all, encouraging everyone to engage with the arts. Our annual Open Studio is one such popular and enjoyable free event, a real highlight in the arts calendar!
To launch the Phoenix Friends we are offering a special membership rate of £35 for the whole year
For more information on joining Phoenix Friends, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: 01273 603700
'Help support Phoenix and its valuable work in the city' - Henry Normal, Patron of Phoenix Brighton
UPCOMING FRIENDS EVENTS
Join us for mulled wine and mince pies at our Phoenix Friends Christmas party, hosted by Phoenix Director Sarah Davies. We'll be joined by artist Christina Ure, who will be giving a talk about working with the community.
A trip to Brighton Museum to view A Lady with a Squirrel and a Starling (Anne Lovell?) by Hans Holbein the Younger, part of The National Gallery Masterpiece Tour.
Meet Phoenix artist Philip Cole as he prepares for his Window Gallery exhibition. He will describe his recent experiments with paint.
A demonstration of glass techniques by Phoenix artist Linda Grieve.
Meet Phoenix artist/ tutor Allan Ramsay who will explain his approach to working with a model.