The New Gallery in Glastonbury

 

Following a crowdfunding effort recently I secured the startup funds to take over a vacant shop unit in the centre of Glastonbury. I am now in the process of turning it into my own dedicated gallery space and here is the progress so far.

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View from outside

Situated in The Gauntlet, just in the passageway at the High Street end, the space has a high ceiling so there is a lot of wall space to fill for the unit's size. I still haven't managed to do that yet!

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Prints mounted, framed and hung

Trying to get the prints in some sort of neat order had a few technical challenges at first but once I developed a system (and a handy little makeshift tool) it became a lot easier.

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Prints, calendars, books and cards

The novelty of having a wide selection of prints, books, cards and calendars all in one place will take a bit of getting used to. Stock checking will be a lot easier from now on though.

 

Future Plans

 

As well as being a central hub and ongoing gallery for my work in Glastonbury it will also be a meeting and consultation space for current and future clients, workshop participants and other creative folk who I will be collaborating with in the coming months. The next part of the journey starts here!

 

Gallery Location:

Unit 5 The Gauntlet, 11 High Street, Glastonbury. BA6 9DP.