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

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

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

Dancing figures with music

Here’s a slideshow with music that was playing at the installation to give you a better sense of the mood of the exhibition. You can also find more photos in the galleries page. Dancing figures art installation from Karen Le Roy Harris on Vimeo.  Read More

The Paper House Project, 2011

Group Exhibition St Brelades College, Jersey Saturday 12th February (5.30pm – 9pm) – Sunday 13th February (10.30am – 5.30pm) For just one weekend St Brelades College will be hosting an artistic extravaganza guaranteed to inspire with Paintings, Sculptures, Photography, Glass, Installations, Performance Art and numerous surprises that challenge tradition and showcase the unexpected. The exhibition will feature works by internationally... Read More

Less writing more drawing please!

I’ve seem to have spent the last month or more writing rather then drawing. With several proposals on the go and working on this new website –  all important things to be doing, but also I can’t wait to get drawing. Juggling so many things in life in order to be an artist can at times leave you with little time to be just that. Anyway, I must be patient and let the ideas bubble in my brain – soon I will be able to satisfy... Read More

Installation ‘Like flies to flesh’

This installation ‘Like flies to flesh’ is a combination of ideas I’ve been working on that I’ve brought together in this installation at Hamptonne Country life museum.  The suspended dress you see in the installation is the the dress being worn by the female in the large drawing. My work usually always stems from me making where I’m able to visualize my ideas with more clarity. I will then draw what I’ve created – in a... Read More

Red Dot present Hamptonne, 2010

Group exhibition and event of art, poetry and music. Hamptonne Country Life museum, Jersey Friday 28th May 2010 – Monday 31st May 2010 19 local visual artists will take over Hamptonne Country Farm in order to showcase a contemporary fine art event. The aim is to provide a relaxed but stimulating exhibition for the public. The red dot group wants to show how contemporary art can work within an historic setting. The exhibits will be site specific... Read More