The Past Unravels August tours

August 2012 – Guided tours by artist Karen Le Roy Harris WEEKLY SATURDAY TOURS – 11TH, 18TH & 25TH AUGUST AT 11AM In August I’ll be giving you the opportunity to be taken on a guided tour around my current exhibition The Past Unravels at The Jersey Museum. Gain unique insight into my artistic interpretations of each of the rooms and the family that lived in the Merchant’s House during the 1860s. It’s a great chance... Read More

The Past Unravels (commission)

Images from my solo exhibition of work at the Merchant’s House, Jersey Museum. A site specific exhibition that researches and responds to the family that lived here during the 1860’s. Find out more about the exhibition here.   Read More

Merchants House – preparation

   Here you can see my ongoing work for Jersey Heritage. The site specific work is in response to the Merchant’s House – a house based at the Jersey Museum restored back to the 1850’s. The work produced interprets each of the rooms and the family that lived there during this period – giving people an insight into their lives. The work will be installed in the house and exhibited in April 2012.  Read More

Vanita Series

A series of work interpreting traditional Vanita Painting and their symbolism. This series explores the fleeting nature of life, moments of life and moment of death and decay. To find out more about the ideas visit my blog post Like flies to flesh and Vanita concept.                          Read More

Artist in residence, La Hougue Bie, 2009

I spent several months working on my drawings at La Hougue Bie in Jersey in the summer 2009 . La Hougue Bie is a Neolithic site managed by Jersey Heritage. At the site their is a Medieval chapel on top of a mound with a passage grave running through it. A peaceful location to work and set in beautiful grounds with picnic areas. In the room where I worked there was an exhibition of Hautlieu school students artwork. During my months there members... Read More