Northern Line Exhibition

The Gallery Highgate Literary & Scientific Institution Pond Square N6 6BS

Start date | Friday, 12 November 2021
End date | Thursday, 25 November 2021

For their next HLSI exhibition ‘The Northern Line’, East Finchley Open Artists are creating images that relate to a Northern Line station of their choice. Each work will respond to the chosen station’s name, and artists have already selected a wide range of Northern Line stations.

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Phoenix Rising

Phoenix Cinema, High Road East Finchley N2 9PJ

Start date | Saturday, 2 October 2021
End date | Sunday, 31 October 2021

EFOA are exhibiting at the Phoenix Cinema during October 2021. the theme of the month long exhibition is ''The Affordable Wall'' with the title of ''PHOENIX RISING'' All art work is in the same size frame and all priced at £95.

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Open House 2021

Across 11 houses in the East Finchley and Central Finchley area

Start date | Saturday, 11 September 2021
End date | Sunday, 12 September 2021

The East Finchley Open Artists’ Open House weekends are one of our most important projects. Each year we welcome visitors to a very enjoyable event which is the perfect opportunity to meet our artists and craftspeople and to buy work directly from them.

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Archer Academy Gallery

Start date | Tuesday, 1 June 2021

East Finchley Open Artists have collaborated with the Archer Academy since the school first opened. We have also presented the Art & Design awards each year and are now pleased to be able to show their students art work in a dedicated gallery on our new website.

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Where we were longing to be during lockdown

Start date | Sunday, 16 May 2021

For this project artists were asked to produce an artwork in any medium, inspired by the memory of a place they have visited or long to be.

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Auction for Homeless Action in Barnet

Start date | Friday, 2 April 2021
End date | Friday, 9 April 2021

East Finchley Open Artists are pleased to support Homeless Action in Barnet, a charity working since 1997 to support the homeless and vulnerably housed within Barnet. Please help us to help homeless people in Barnet by bidding in the auction -- all of the funds go to the charity.

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Photogroup Showcase

Start date | Saturday, 6 March 2021

Members of the EFOA Photogroup have put their favourite images on their Facebook page - you are invited to browse our images and select the images to be used for this exhibition by 'liking' them.

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A favourite page from my Sketchbook

Start date | Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Most artists and craftspeople use sketch books as an integral part of their creative activity. Usually unseen, we asked our members to open their sketchbooks to view, to show that good art and craft does not just happen. It is part of a continuing process that goes on all the time.

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The best and worst of times

Online exhibition

Start date | Saturday, 5 December 2020

"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times"

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Six ways with Colour

Burgh House, New End Square, Hampstead, London, NW3 1LT

Start date | Wednesday, 30 September 2020
End date | Sunday, 4 October 2020

Despite the pandemic, six artists were able to collaborate to create the exciting exhibition "Six Ways with Colour".

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Climate Change is Real

Start date | Wednesday, 1 July 2020
End date | Saturday, 29 August 2020

Global warming is a daunting concept that can be hard to process, and it’s easy to be overwhelmed when confronted with a plethora of scientific statistics about temperatures and predicted sea level rises. This exhibition aims to explore ideas about climate change - its causes and effects. The artists are asked to address the issues of rising temperatures, pollution, natural disasters, rising sea levels and diminishing resources. ​

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50:50 @ Highgate Gallery

11 South Grove London N6 6BS

Start date | Saturday, 16 November 2019
End date | Friday, 29 November 2019

EFO Artists have again risen to the challenge, five years on from the successful 'Cycles' exhibition, this time producing new artworks which relate to the intriguing theme of 50:50.

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Almost Wabi Sabi Exhibition

Boulangerie Bon Matin, 178 Tollington Park, London, N4 3AJ

Start date | Wednesday, 2 October 2019
End date | Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Wabi is said to be defined as “rustic simplicity” or “understated elegance” with a focus on a less-is-more mentality. Sabi is translated to “taking pleasure in the imperfect.” The Japanese philosophy encourages us to focus on the blessings hiding in our daily lives, and celebrating the way things are rather than how they should be.

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Close Up @ Phoenix

The Phoenix Cinema 52 High Rd, East Finchley, London N2 9PJ

Start date | Thursday, 1 August 2019
End date | Saturday, 31 August 2019

The Gallery at the beautiful Art Deco Cinema at East Finchley is delighted to welcome in the month of August 2019 the EFO artists exhibition of 'Close Up'. In this exhibition each discipline will explore images taken at close range.

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The Barbican Library 2nd floor, The Barbican Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS

Start date | Monday, 11 March 2019
End date | Saturday, 30 March 2019

EFO Artists were, for the first time, exhibiting a selection of their work at the Barbican Library gallery in March 2019. The title of the show was "Primavera".

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The Gallery Phoenix Cinema 54 High Road East Finchley london N2 9PL

Start date | Saturday, 1 September 2018
End date | Sunday, 30 September 2018

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Stephens House & Gardens provide a mixed landscape which includes a rockery, a bog garden, and a historic arboretum with some of the most unique trees in London. A magnificent garden in suburbia, it is a green oasis of calm away from the bustle of London.

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