Timeline 2016

WE INVITE YOU TO EXPLORE OUR HISTORY

Over the years Art for Guernsey has hosted many events and exhibitions that celebrate the talent of local and international artists. Our pursuits are intended to educate and enrich our island culture and beyond.

November, 2016

SPACESHIP X-RAY ROOM DELIVERED AT THE PRINCESS ELIZABETH HOSPITAL

Arts For Impact delivers a groundbreaking design in the PEH x-ray room with a double medical remit to lower the stress level of users and encourage youngsters to stay still, so x-rays don’t need to be retaken. A tremendous success!

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November, 2016

November, 2016

EUGEN GOREAN IS INVITED TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND MOLDOVAN NATIONAL TV COVERS HIS RESIDENCY IN GUERNSEY

Eugen is invited by the European Parliament to display his art inside its walls, showcasing his recent visit to Guernsey. He is interviewed by national Moldovan television on his recent residency and exhibition in Guernsey.

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November, 2016

October, 2016

JAKE’S BEDROOM DELIVERED

Jake is a local boy unable to attend school because of a challenging heart condition, forcing him to be close to the hospital all the time. Arts For Impact decides to improve his daily life by decorating his bedroom with his favourite hero characters, tremendously boosting his morale and sense of wellbeing. AFG makes a donation to finance this project.

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October, 2016

October, 2016

BEGINNING OF A STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIP WITH ARTS FOR IMPACT

AFG makes a significant donation to AFI and starts a long-term strategic relationship with AFI, which will include a board seat, mentoring and strategic advising, plus long-standing financial contributions.

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October, 2016

October, 2016

DONATIONS TO THE TEENAGE CANCER TRUST

Tamara Timothy very kindly assists AFG with copywriting pro bono, subject to us making a donation to her favourite charity, should we have sales proceeds to donate. AFG proudly makes a donation to this fantastic charity.

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October, 2016

September, 2016

EUGEN GOREAN SCHOOL VISITS

Eugen carries out workshops with local schools.

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September, 2016

September, 2016

EUGEN GOREAN DONATION TO THE PRINCESS ELIZABETH HOSPITAL

Donation of three prints to decorate the parents’ room of the children’s ward at the PEH.

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September, 2016

September, 2016

EUGEN GOREAN DONATION TO THE RESIDENTS OF THE GUERNSEY CHESHIRE HOME

Workshop at the Guernsey Cheshire Home, where Eugen paints one of his famous peacocks in 20 minutes in front of the residents and donates the artwork. AFG pays for the framing and also for the framing of the collective artwork done by the residents. AFG and the GCH start a long-standing collaboration.

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September, 2016

September, 2016

EUGEN GOREAN WORKSHOP ON HERM ISLAND

Free workshop for art lovers on Herm Island.

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September, 2016

September, 2016

EUGEN GOREAN – ART FOR GUERNSEY 1

A huge event for AFG – an exhibition of watercolours, with sale proceeds going to good causes, community engagements with the artist (schools, hospital, free workshop, GCH), 900 visitors, a resounding commercial success with more than 30 artworks sold.

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September, 2016

July, 2016

GUERNSEY CHESHIRE HOME – FIRST SUMMER ART PROJECT

Collective art project by the residents of the GCH, managed by Helen Bonner-Morgan.

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July, 2016

April, 2016

INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED ARTIST EUGEN GOREAN STARTS HIS RESIDENCY IN GUERNSEY

Eugen Gorean discovers the island and will come twice for several weeks to prepare his solo exhibition in September. He falls in love with the seascapes

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April, 2016

February, 2016

ART FOR GUERNSEY IS CREATED

David Ummels launches AFG to pull his weight and respond to the incredible integrity and community values he has witnessed in Guernsey.

February, 2016