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Isle of Man Art Festival

Open Studio @ Isle Contemporay & Aos-si: Pinewood Studio, Bishopscourt, Kirk Micheal : Isle of Man Art Festival 2019

I have some great news for you: Both the Gallery, Isle Contemporary and Aossi @ Pinewood Studios along with all the other visual art venues across the Island will open their doors to visitors May bank holiday Weekend (3-6th May 2019)!

Isle contemporary Over the weekend come and visit the beautiful work of Graham Rider (Graham will be artist in residence on Sunday 5th May from 2.15 - 5pm) + a small selection of other Manx Artists work in the shop area.
[opening hours over the weekend will be Saturday 11am-5pm, Sunday 2-5pm & Monday (11am-5pm) tbc

Aos-si Studio Come and visit Aossi, where Colette Gambell and Kate Jerry have their studio, view exciting original art works in the beautiful setting at Pinewood Studios, next to Bishopscourt, Kirk Michael. We have a range of artist designed greeting cards, a new and evolving range of ceramics and 2D works. We will be delighted to discuss process, future projects and happy to show you this brilliant new space with other wonderful happenings through the weekend. Don't miss ARTFEST IN THE YARD! Friday night anytime from 6.30pm we have a great get together of music, art, fire, lager tasting & pizza!
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★The opportunity to view new & exciting work, direct from the maker at both venues
★Friday Night 3rd May: Artfest in the yard: Black Dog Oven (Pizza available hooray!)
★Kaneen's Micro Brewery (free tastings while it lasts)
★Sinéad's Artisan Bakes: Music 
★ and a first look at new artwork. 
★Drinks & snacks gratis 
★Teas & Coffee gratis

★ Visit both venues for a weekend of visual art beauty, and many other art happenings!!! Free entry to all venues! Guides to the Isle of Man Art Festival and a full listing of participating artists are available at Isle Contemporary, Tynwald Mills, Pinewood Studio and Aossi, Bishopscourt. For more information about the event and where to collect your guides please visit the Creative Network's website:
Look forward to seeing you all very soon!

Our Venues:

Isle Contemporary, Tynwald Mills

Aos-si Studio - Pinewood Studio, Kirk Michael

Please register your attendance at the Artfest in the yard here: For further info and to register your ticket, visit

(In the event of bad weather, it will be rescheduled to Saturday 4th May)