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Jackson Foundation

North Row | 30-minute spaces in Market Square, St Just TR19 7LB, England
+44 1736 787638
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Really, really interesting....

We watched with interest, as we renovated a cottage in Nancherrow, the refurbishment of an old shed... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Chatz2014
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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A great art gallery; the building is interesting too

This is the gallery of artist Kurt Jackson. Wonderful paintings, earthenware and brass-work... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
peterlax602
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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PLEASE NOTE: THE JACKSON FOUNDATION IS CURRENTLY ON ITS WINTER TIMETABLE. WE ARE CLOSED UNTIL FEBRUARY 12TH 2018. Nestled down a side street just off Bank Square, The Jackson Foundation is a new gallery space created by leading British contemporary artist Kurt Jackson and his wife Caroline. The gallery focuses on Kurt's engagement with the natural world and his collaborations with environmental charities and environmental groups.
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North Row | 30-minute spaces in Market Square, St Just TR19 7LB, England
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We watched with interest, as we renovated a cottage in Nancherrow, the refurbishment of an old shed at the top of the fields we walked past on our way to St.Just. It took us a while to realise we had been witnessing the creation of...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is the gallery of artist Kurt Jackson. Wonderful paintings, earthenware and brass-work focusing on "Cot: A Cornish Valley" (to February 2018). The paintings are breathtaking. There is a video expanding on Kurt's work; well worth watching. The building and its construction is interesting too....More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

A stunningly good gallery with a fabulous Kurt Jackson exhibition. Also helpful and knowledgeable staff. Easy free parking close by. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

A really enjoyable experience to see the work of the truly holistic artist Kurt Jackson. Stunning work illustrating the Cot Valley in particular. The video clip of Kurt's journey making the St Just Bull is worth watching too. All in all such a refreshing approach...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

One man's view of a beautiful valley captured in art. Emotionally breathtaking. Spectacularly displayed, large and small, splashes of colour and light are awe-inspiring. See the Exhibition while you can.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visited this gallery on a rainy morning. Big space with many paintings and other artwork with the main subject.. bees. Lovely how he explored the bees and then painted them. I loved the work he made with silver and copper bees. Sadly too expense for...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Kurt Jackson's work continues to impress with this latest exhibition. The theme is bees and how we need to protect these creatures, who are so fundamental to our survival and to the diversity of life on earth. Kurt's beautiful paintings, sketches and 3D pieces celebrate...More

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FynnTucker, Manager at Jackson Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi Z5137YYsusanf, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. All the more so for such a glowing one! It is great to hear the Foundation and the work we do here struck a chord with you. Also great to hear you...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Love Kurt Jackson's paintings which I saw twice at the Redfern Gallery in Cork Street, at Royal Museum of Cornwall in Truro, in Oxford at the Museum of Natural History with my grandchildren (who also loved the film of him working with bees) . I...More

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FynnTucker, Manager at Jackson Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the show. I am with you on the Glasto mud!

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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Was lucky to come along as a guest to the opening night of this new Kurt Jackson exhibition. The gallery is a beautiful space in a wonderful part of Cornwall. Such talent! You can alway take away a post card like myself. The books are...More

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FynnTucker, Manager at Jackson Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you so much for your review, and for attending the preview. It was a great night and a brilliant crowd.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing gallery - wonderful sense of space, light and inspiration. Don't think about it just go!

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Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review!

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