Associate artists

Jenny Purrett

Jenny Purrett is an artist and art educator based in the North East. My contact with the world – as I walk through it, as I pick up and hold a stone, as I run my eye across the horizon line or around the complex shape of a tree branch – is recorded and interpreted […]

Claudia Sacher

Claudia is a volunteer lead artist for Art for the Brain. Claudia is a visual artist working in the areas of drawing, sculpture, video and installation. Born in Oberhausen, Germany, she completed a diploma in graphic design at the University of Essen/former Folkwangschule in 1992. She was part of Kunsthaus Essen for two years, and […]

Karen Rann

Karen is one of the lead artists for Art for the Brain. She is a socially engaged artist with a practice built about people, place and space. She has held many high profile residencies for organisations such as The National Trust for Scotland, St Andrew’s Cathedral (Inverness), The Salt Museum (Cheshire) and KulturTage (Oldenburg, Germany). […]

Jane Veitch

Jane is an experienced adult tutor whose teaching is rooted in the practicalities of her life as a working artist.

A community art studios for the creation of visual art, set in the peaceful Northumbrian countryside. A light, warm, tranquil space suitable for all ages and abilities.
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