Disability Arts On-line Showcases new ‘Artists in Lockdown’ film.
/ 07 / 07 / 2020 /
Thank you so much to Disability Arts On-line for their acknowledgment and support. Heart & Sold’s new film Artists In Lockdown
New film shares life in lockdown for artists with Down’s syndrome.
/ 18 / 06 / 2020 /
Creative Boom is a UK-based online magazine and podcast, dedicated to artists, designers, illustrators, photographers and anyone working in visual arts and communications. They also chose the same day of the release of new film Artists in Lockdown to write this fantastic article.
Heart & Sold presents new film ‘Artists in Lockdown.’
/ 17 / 06 / 2020 /
As the world went into a global lockdown, we invited Heart & Sold artists to participate in a film that aimed to capture how this forced period of isolation had impacted on their lives, work and wellbeing. Today, we are proud to release Artists in Lockdown, created in collaboration with filmmaker Chris Kenward (whose brother…
Heart & Sold welcomes new Canadian artist Max Peters
/ 11 / 06 / 2020 /
The vibrant, expressive quality of Heart & Sold’s new Canadian artist Max Peters artwork, perfectly reflects the energy and passion of this all-action adventurer, who loves to travel and open himself up to new experiences. Max’s talent for art was first discovered when he started painting after a spell of bad health.
Groundbreaking Response for Teniola Olojo’s Debut Art Exhibition
/ 11 / 04 / 2019 /
‘What was initially meant to be a three-day exhibition, organised by his family, became part of a symposium to empower and create an inclusive society for people with disability by the American Corner, Ibadan and the IACD Nigeria.’ The Nation Nigeria, one of the top newspapers in Nigeria is the latest to cover Teniola Olojo’s…
We celebrate with ‘Paintings in Hospitals’ on Down Syndrome Day
/ 21 / 03 / 2019 /
This Down syndrome day we celebrated with a blog from our founder Suzie Moffat, who was asked to write a piece for respected organisation, Paintings in Hospitals, who are celebrating 60 years of bringing art, with all its therapeutic benefits, into health care settings. Suzie shares her reasons for starting Heart & Sold and how…
To Celebrate WDSD – Debut Solo Exhibition for Teniola Olojo.
/ 01 / 03 / 2019 /
Wonderful news!!! Nigerian based Heart & Sold artist Teniola Olojo, is currently getting ready for his debut solo exhibition at the City of Ibadan, Nigeria. His strong and telling pen drawings are to be exhibited from 15th to 17th March 2019 to coincide with World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) on March 21st.
PUTTING CHROMALUXE FIRMLY IN THE PICTURE AT HEART & SOLD
/ 11 / 09 / 2018 /
Heart & Sold will now be focussing primarily on its stylish ChromaLuxe range, a pioneering style of printing that scores strongly on both aesthetics and practicalities. Thanks to its revolutionary dye sublimation technique, the high definition metal prints deliver a vibrant and luxurious product that is extremely durable with excellent fade and scratch resistance.
Heart & Sold Heads Back to Manchester Art Fair
/ 01 / 09 / 2018 /
We’re massively excited to announce that Heart & Sold will be returning to the prestigious Manchester Art Fair (12-14 October). Last year we were blown away by the response from both the media and visitors to the Fair and were thrilled to see how well the work from our artists was received; and we can’t…
Tazia Fawley to exhibit new artworks at London’s Avondale Gallery
/ 09 / 11 / 2017 /
The work of talented Heart & Sold artist Tazia Fawley is to be featured in an exhibition at London’s Avondale Gallery, 18 – 19 November. It will be the first time she has shown outside Somerset in her own name.
Heart & Sold makes its debut at Buy Art Fair
/ 09 / 10 / 2017 /
The wonderful people at ‘Buy Art’ approached Heart & Sold earlier this year to see if we would like to be part of the 2017 Manchester ‘Buy Art Fair. Of course we said yes and with 2 weeks to go, we are all incredibly excited!
Exciting times at Heart & Sold by Emma Lambert – DSA blog
/ 09 / 10 / 2017 /
The Heart & Sold team has grown, having recently welcomed Emma Lambert. As well as a background in marketing and PR that will set her in good stead for her new role, Emma is an active member of the Down Syndrome community as her beautiful middle child, Lottie, has the condition.
Fantastic ‘Salford’ review for Heart & Sold by ‘The State of the Arts’
/ 27 / 03 / 2016 /
“…when I visit a gallery, that moves me without requiring vast amounts of thought, makes me laugh but is void of cynicism and is interesting without being evidently intellectual, it makes me a very happy chappy. Great review by Mattie RobertsThe State of the Arts Review
Centre Page for Heart & Sold
/ 21 / 03 / 2016 /
Great article in Manchester Evening News, Down Syndrome Awareness Day 2016. Click on pdf link below to read…
Heart & Sold comes to Salford Museum & Art Gallery
/ 03 / 03 / 2016 /
With only two weeks to the Salford preview Suzie Moffat, director & founder of Heart & Sold, writes a blog for the Down’s Syndrome Association explaining her feelings towards the pending 3 month exhibition – the longest yet.Heart & Sold comes to Salford Museum & Art Gallery
American News Channel CBS Interview Heart & Sold
/ 12 / 12 / 2015 /
CBS interview with Heart & Sold director, Paul Moffat and brand new Heart & Sold artist Andrew Weatherly. As soon as this aired it went viral, much to our delight, finding us more talent from around the world!
American Launch Huge Success!!!
/ 11 / 11 / 2015 /
The rain thrashed down on what was an otherwise beautifully sunny week in NYC, but did it deter our artists and supporters…absolutely not! Many many thanks to The Senator Group for helping us to introduce ourselves to America, allowing us to use their prestigious 5th Avenue showroom for such a landmark event. A short film…
Mail On-line Article released on run up to American Launch.
/ 10 / 11 / 2015 /
Mail On-line article gives Heart & Sold artists great coverage on run up to New York show on 5th Avenue.
London tube strike fails to stop London preview celebrations.
/ 14 / 07 / 2015 /
First tube strike in years and it falls on the date of the London preview at The Senator Group London showroom. This didn’t stop artists, their families, carers and Heart & Sold supporters however from showing up and having a wonderful time.
Media attention begins for forthcoming American launch…
/ 04 / 07 / 2015 /
Director and Founder of Heart & Sold, Suzie Moffat and her son Maxwell Moffat start off the media attention surrounding American launch. Macclesfield Express on-line article
Flowers Gallery – blog introducing contributing artist, Rachel Heller
/ 03 / 07 / 2015 /
London & New York based Flowers Art Gallery help to promote our forthcoming Salford exhibition and contributing artist Rachel Heller. Artwork – ‘Windows 2001’, Oil on canvas (c) Rachel Heller.
The Senator Group Sponsors American Launch this fall.
/ 02 / 07 / 2015 /
The Senator Group are a professional international furniture company with a strong emphasis on quality and design, and an appreciation of our organisation. With prestigious showrooms around the world, The Senator Group have agreed to house our London/New York exhibitions and support us further by hosting various events during the exhibitions to help raise our…
Irish Artist joins Heart & Sold Collective
/ 27 / 02 / 2015 /
Heart & Sold would like to introduce visual artist, film maker and musician, Fionn Crombie Angus from County Clare in the West of Ireland. Fionn’s interests include mythology, wild life and traditional Irish music.
Heart & Sold to exhibit in New York City!
/ 05 / 02 / 2015 /
That’s right folks, we’re going across the pond for our next annual flag ship exhibition. We’re exhibiting in New York City! A preview will be held in London in July until the end of September 2015.
Heart & Sold Go Down Under
/ 11 / 01 / 2015 /
Heart & Sold are delighted to welcome emerging artist Josie Webster to our international collective of artists. Not yet 18, Josie is proving to be quite the sensation ‘down under’ having developed her own community facebook page https://www.facebook.com/worksbyjosie.
Photographer Oliver Hellowell to become part of Heart & Sold!
/ 25 / 05 / 2014 /
Oliver Hellowell, soon to be revealed himself on this site, has recently agreed to become part of the Heart & Sold collective… very much to our delight! He joins our other two talented photographers, Rachel Handlin and David Kenward, thus providing us with an increasing photographic portfolio and making his debut at the Theatre by the…
Inside the Reveal
/ 12 / 04 / 2014 /
Now is your opportunity to see what ‘The Reveal’ was all about !!! Photograph is of Suzie Moffat (director & founder) and Agi K, filmaker of ‘Inside the Reveal’ who, with the help of her fantastic family, produced this wonderful masterpiece of a short film, perfectly capturing all the essence of The Reveal !! Many…
Success at The Reveal!
/ 21 / 03 / 2014 /
The Reveal at The Menier has been a success with many people visiting and loving what they see. The private viewing was a fantastic evening full of love and celebrations with artists and families able to meet, chat and be merry !! Biggest challenge now is how to top it ! We’ll keep you posted.…
The Reveal receives ‘Big Lottery Fund!’
/ 08 / 03 / 2014 /
We Got It! Those lovely people at the ‘Big Lottery Fund’ have awarded us a grant towards ‘The Reveal’. This is amazing news for Heart & Sold! This shows that the initiative is finally being taken seriously and is getting the recognition it deserves.
Heart & Sold are looking for Sponsors
/ 06 / 01 / 2014 /
We’re looking for sponsors, particularly from companies with a corporate social responsibility policy and individuals who share our passion and dedication and will assist in taking Heart & Sold to the next level. Since we set out on this journey in 2012 Heart & Sold has exceeded all our expectations, it’s gone from strength to…
Heart & Sold opens at The Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester!
/ 30 / 11 / 2013 /
With graphic displays and large bespoke Art works by Digital Imaging, design by Matt Maurer and Music, framing by Lazy Daisies, archival prints by William Chitham and Photography (and fantastic hanging skills) by Paul Moffat, Heart & Sold is managing to hold it’s head up high during these festive weeks with a showcase of limited…
Artist Josephine Goddard is to exhibit prints of her works for the first time, alongside other Heart & Sold Artists at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester this Winter. Josephine, better known as Josie, lives in her own flat with support in Bognor Regis.
Heart & Sold Continues to go International with New Hawaii Photographer.
/ 05 / 11 / 2013 /
Rachel Handlin, Photographer. Rachel was born in New York City, grew up in California and moved full time to Hawaii in 2009.
Suzie Moffat Comments on Heart & Sold Hitting the Headlines!!
/ 16 / 09 / 2013 /
I am stunned how Taz’s interview with her local paper has exploded! At this point I have said very little, due to the fact it was a genuinely innocent and kind gesture made prior to the birth. True, we told the Down Syndrome Association but I never approached the newspapers as I was busy nursing…
A Painting Fit For A Future Heir!
/ 16 / 07 / 2013 /
Young royals, Kate & William have graciously accepted a painting from Heart & Sold artist, Tazia Fawley in celebration of the imminent birth of their baby. Heart & Sold director, Suzie Moffat sent an image of the painting to the couple in hope that they would like and except the original as a gift, with…
Lester Magoogan at Oxo Gallery until 31st March
/ 25 / 03 / 2013 /
Surreal line artist, Lester Magoogan is currently exhibiting works at the Oxo Gallery in London. He is exhibiting as part of the Shifting Perspectives Exhibition.
Sudden Media Attention For Katie Rickersey!
/ 15 / 03 / 2013 /
Katie Rickersey and family were delighted when approached by local paper to talk about her skills as an artist… Mansfield based ‘Chad’ asked to do a story, produced a beautiful article (see pdf below) and this has now been picked up by ITV Central News that plan to visit her this coming Monday for an…
‘Heart & Sold’ Painting by Judith McClenaghan cover of spring/summer edition of DSA Journal.
/ 12 / 02 / 2013 /
To help promote ‘Heart & Sold’ Director, Suzie Moffat was asked by the DSA to write an article for their highly prestigious Journal. This includes why she decided to undertake such an ambitious project, how it all got started and plans for its future.
DIgital Imaging Services Ltd.
/ 10 / 02 / 2013 /
We are pleased to announce that ‘Digital Imaging’ are Heart & Sold’s creative production & exhibition partners. Digital Imaging Services website
Online triumph for Heart & Sold
/ 06 / 02 / 2013 /
Another triumph for Heart & Sold made possible by Music. Music receive all our thanks for their design and development of the brand new interactive website, fitted with on-line store, details of our artists, a news section and information on past and future exhibitions.
Sean Gray featured in the first Cayman Islands World Down’s Syndrome Day
/ 06 / 02 / 2013 /
Heart & Sold artist Sean Grey is to be featured in a documentary, to be premiered at the first Cayman Islands ‘World Down’s Syndrome Day’ celebrations ‘event’ on March 21st, 2013. It will then be aired in local theatres and on Television.
David Kenward Review by ‘One&Other’
/ 06 / 02 / 2013 /
York media company, ‘One&Other’ rave about Heart & Sold Photographer David Kenwood’s ‘professional standard’ of photography. See ‘One & Other’ review
David Kenward gets noticed by ‘Yor Inspired’
/ 05 / 02 / 2013 /
‘YorInspired’, a collective in York that “aims to highlight people from all walks of life who are making a positive effect on our region, acknowledges David Kenwood’s work at the Mermaid & Miller Exhibition. Yor Inspired article
Heart & Sold documentary maker selected for Screen Action Young Persons Film Festival
/ 20 / 10 / 2012 /
The Lighthouse, a short film by Rory Davies, about a lighthouse keeper who is bewitched by a mermaid at the stroke of midnight, was selected for screening and shown as part of the Screen Actions young person’s film festival at The Lighthouse Cinema in Newquay on Thursday 8th November 2012. This 20 minute short film was inspired by a trip to…
Heart & Sold Pilot Exhibition captures media attention
/ 19 / 09 / 2012 /
The Pilot was given fantastic reviews, including this from ‘Creative Review’. “With an identity designed by Ideas By Music supporting portrait photography by Paul Moffat and great imagery on show, there are a number of reasons to flag up group forthcoming art exhibition Heart & Sold here on the CR blog…” Creative Review blog