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

Album photoshoot with Emily Portman

I recently staged artworks in the woods with photographer Elly Lucas as part of a photoshoot for the upcoming album of Award-winning folk singer and songwriter Emily Portman. Emily’s dark surreal worlds that she creates through her music was a perfect fit with my own visual work. I’m hoping the new year will bring some more cross-disciplined collaborations. Here’s a sneak image of the Emily Portman Trio laying in a nest of artwork.... 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 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

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

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

Dancing figures (installation)

        An installation of two dancing figures and children’s chair with ballet shoes. The installation included classical music playing which helped create movement in the dancing figures. The dress is from the Vanita collection. The drawing/painting in this room was a collaborative piece with artist Clare Ormsby. The installation aims to provoke a narrative. The dress represents flesh and decay, yet there is a timeless quality to the... Read More