Nicky Akehurst, Akehurst Creative Management, independent gallerist and curator, has over 30 years’ experience in providing management and consultancy services to photographers, exhibition organisers, publishers and curators of private and public collections.
We support photographers by acting in a management role; we pursue opportunities for their work to be exhibited, licensed or placed with established galleries/collections and we handle copyright and legal issues. Our corporate and institutional clients, publishers and collectors benefit from our ability to locate and acquire suitable prints or negotiate reproduction rights.
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A portfolio range of postcard packs, ephemera and design curios, – with a main emphasis on contemporary photography, but including design, visual arts, architecture, social documentary, counter-culture or just plain quirky. All artist inspired, well-designed limited print runs of products that are tactile and hand finished that we hope will become coveted and kept
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News, Exhibitions and Events
A new portfolio of work by Paul Kilsby
This series of photographs takes as its inspiration the ways in which recent technologies such as genetic modification and cloning have facilitated the rapid development of new variations of natural forms, including flowers.
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The Human Landscape:
Photographs by Karin Rosenthal
15 to 25 February 2017
Arsenault Studio & Banyan Arts Gallery
1199 Third Street So.
Naples, FL 34102
Opening Reception: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 5:30-7:30PM
Artist’s Talk: Saturday, Feb. 18, 2-3PM
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Seán Hillen - Radio Ulster Interview
On the eve of his 100 Works exhibition, Seán Hillen is interviewed for the Arts Show, BBC Radio Ulster, 26 January 2017.
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100 Works - Seán Hillen
26 January to 11 March 2017
Golden Thread Gallery
84- 94 Great Patrick Street,
The first major solo exhibition of Seán Hillen in Northern Ireland, with a focused on his practice as a collagist, with works dating back to the early 1980’s.
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Belfast Telegraph, 27 January 2017
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Wake Up Stories - Episode 2 - Seán Hillen
Seán Hillen tells his 'Wake Up Story', part of an online series by Wide Awake Media, and discusses the role of art in truth telling.
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THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Exploring Multi Cultural London
An Exhibition by Charlie Phillips
19 April 2017 to 13 May 2017
Thomas Hardy House,
39 London Road,
Charlie’s images are full of the atmosphere of that time. Here are photographs of slum housing, of children on the streets, of traders, of funerals, of churchgoers, of shebeens and of the ordinary lives of people, black and white. In spite of hardship and poverty their faces tell us of spirit and humanity.
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