Socket welcomes Gill Hugman Perkins

Socket are very glad to welcome Gill Hugman Perkins to the collective. Gill’s work is a response to constructions in the landscape, and her practice includes painting, drawing and mixed media. See a selection of her ‘Henge’ series of works, below:Gill-Hugman-Perkins-Henge-Stones-series-03
Gill is currently course leader for BA Fine Art(Hons) at the University of Nottingham. Visit Gill’s Socket artist’s page, or her artist website to find out more about her practice.

Socket artists in Surface Gallery’s International Postcard Show 2016

Socket artists Barbara Clayton, Sue Greenaway, Jane Pepper, Nicola Rae and Janet Turville have all submitted postcards to this year’s International Postcard Show at the Surface Gallery, Nottingham. The show attracts submissions from all over the world, in all sorts of media, all to the specified postcard dimensions of 4″ x 6″ and many are for sale at £15.00 each, with a card swap option for artists at the end of the exhibition.

Here are a few of the Socket artists’ cards, L to R: Sue Greenaway, Janet Turville, Jane Pepper, Nicola Rae.socket-surface-gallery-postcards2-2016

The exhibition launches Fri 15th Jan 6-9pm, and continues until Sat 13th Feb, with opening hours 12-6pm Tue-Fri, 11-5pm Sat. Visit the Surface Gallery website for full details.