‘Art’chaeology’

      Art’chaeology 16- 30 September 2016 (Preview: Thursday 15 September 6-7.30pm) Talk: Friday 16 September 13.00-13.50pm (discussion with Artists and Archaeologists) CCA Galleries International, 10 Hill St, St Helier, Jersey New work from Jersey artists Matt Falle and Karen Le Roy Harris, and French artists Amélie Delaunay and Fleur Helluin, exhibited as a response to ‘Art’chaeology’ – a creative archaeological residency... Read More

Murmurations exhibition and open studios

  Murmurations  Karen Le Roy Harris | Ellen Tovey Exhibition Opening Times: Exhibition will be open in conjunction with Bow Arts Open Studios:  Friday 17 June 6-9pm Saturday 18 June 1-6pm  Murmurations exhibition continues… Private view: Saturday 18 June 6-9pm Sunday 19 June 1-6pm.  Or by appointment  Address:  Bow Arts, Studio E1-1, 183 Bow Road, London, E3 2SJ (Studio down alley past Nunnery Gallery, door right of cafe entrance) Murmurations... Read More

Bow Arts Open Studios

Bow Open Studios 2015 Opening Hours: Friday 19 June 6-9pm Saturday 20 June 1-5pm Address: Bow Arts, 183 Bow Road, Bow, London, E3 2SJ (my studio is Block E) I’m currently busy making some new work ready for the Bow Arts Open Studios event, where I’ll be opening up my studio along with 150 other artists. I’ve not long been at the studio and have been working hard to build up the space. This will be my first year taking part in... Read More

‘Dancer with Geese’ commission

‘Dancer with Geese’ my latest drawing commission draws upon my interest in the female form, textiles and my latest fascination with geese, since I’ve been living aboard a Narrow boat on the London canals. The below images show the process – from initial design, the drawing in progess through to delivery and installation in its new home.  Read More

Collage Drawings Series

A series of experimental collage drawings using mixed media – drawing, fabric, ink, print, pencil, photography on paper and fabric. I’ve been exploring both mark making and narrative in relation to the body.  Through both collecting images and re-using my own photography – incorporating past work that uses myself performing in costumes I’ve sewn. I’m investigating placing the body into different narratives and spaces to give... Read More

Leda & the swan (performance)

A multi-discipline collaborative piece of work exploring improvisation and set structure whilst creating a performance in a exhibition setting. The installation was loosely based on the story of Leda and the Swan which over time the ideas developed and changed with this collaborative performance. There is an ambiguous tension between the performer, sculpture and audience with elements of beauty and underlying dark undertones. Installation –... Read More

Muse – The Past Unravels: behind the scenes and bringing fashion to life

VINTAGE EVENING OF ART AND FASHION THURSDAY 25 OCTOBER, 6.30-9PM, JERSEY MUSEUM ARTIST TALK 7PM – Take a look behind the scenes of The Past Unravels at Jersey Museum. Artist Karen Le Roy Harris will give a talk about about her work and inspirations. Then take a look around the fabulous exhibition with Karen at hand for any questions. VINTAGE EXTRAVAGANZA WITH PRETTY VACANT – Visit the pop-up vintage store provided by Pretty Vacant and... Read More

The Art House exhibition, 2012

Group exhibition   Liberty Wharf, St. Helier, Jersey Preview: Wednesday 26 September, 5-8pm featuring performance piece at 7pm. Exhibition: 27 September – 3 October 2012, 10am-5pm daily.    The Art House Creative Collective team up with German artist Peter Trautner to create an exciting exhibition of artwork at Liberty Wharf. The exhibition preview will also feature a collaborative work and performance by artists Sheri Burt, Karen Le Roy... Read More

Red Dot Sale 2, 2010

Art exhibition, sale and live music Tuesday 14th December 2010, 5-9pm The Grand Hotel, Jersey For one night only the Red Dot Sale returns to the The Grand Hotel after a buzzing success last year. The red dot group organise different events aimed at promoting local artists as well as finding alternative venues to exhibit. If you’re hungry for some good art, then this is the place to be. A unique mix of 15 well known and up and coming artists will... Read More

Carte Blanche, 2010

Group exhibition Old Abattoir site, Liberty Wharf, Jersey 13th November 2010 – 11th December 2010 Liberty Wharf becomes host to an exciting exhibition of contemporary artwork in the stunning new retail development at the site of the old abattoir. The exhibition features a diverse collection of work ranging from paintings, mixed media stencil/graffiti and drawings to sculpture, ceramics and installations. A number of local artists are exhibiting,... Read More