Archive for the “Tree House” category

Mary Palmer

by Geoff Hall on June 29, 2016

June 2016 – Mary Palmer It’s 7 years since our friend Mary Palmer left us. She died from cancer a day after my birthday in 2009. We were both born in that most glorious of years, 1957. I was 10 (…)

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Simple Questions for Artists #1 – Enough of survival…it’s overrated!

by Geoff Hall on October 27, 2015

October 2015 – Enough of survival… An article full of quotes.   I think survival is overrated, how about you? “I have come that you have Life, so that you may survive”, doesn’t come into it. I think living life (…)

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Is community still possible?

by Geoff Hall on August 3, 2015

      July, 2015. In a response to Sheona’s guest blog article, I commented about my desire for community; whilst we understand that we make things in isolation from each other in the hope of one day making the (…)

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Going Deeper: A Festival of Life – the Tree House Experience

by Geoff Hall on August 29, 2013

Hi, A whole bunch of The Group will be performing and exhibiting at Going Deeper on Saturday 31st August at Colston Hall, Bristol. Please come along and support us and enjoy: Live music from  Phoenix-Flare and Transition Physical theatre from (…)

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Two of our artists at the Fresh Air Exhibition

by Geoff Hall on May 16, 2013

Hi, Sculptors Iain Cotton and Ali Thistlethwaite are both showing work at the Fresh Air Sculpture Show at Quenington Hall, near Cirencester in June. Please check out the poster for details:

Tree House Quotes

by Geoff Hall on January 10, 2013

Hi, Thanks for coming along to the Tree House last night. I thought I’d add the quotes from the Intro to our evening, so here goes. They encapsulate the challenges I’m making of my own work in 2013. Gaston Bachelard – “…touch the (…)

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The Group Monthly Letter, July 2012. “The art of the split reality”

by Geoff Hall on July 31, 2012

July, 2012. Hi, It’s been the busiest month so far for me, mostly with writing and research, but also with a lot of soul searching. It’s this strange dichotomy between feeling personal worth and cultural value. Or, how what we (…)

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Christmas Tree House

by Geoff Hall on November 28, 2011

Hi Everyone, There’s a limited amount of tickets available for  the Christmas Tree House. Date: Wednesday, 14th December. 8pm Venue: Hooper House Cafe, 113 Stokes Croft, Bristol. BS1 3RW Tickets: £5 must be pre-booked   We are having a Christmas Casserole (with (…)

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Date for the next Tree House announced

by Geoff Hall on October 24, 2011

Hi, The next Tree House will be held on Wednesday, 14th December @ 8pm. (Hooper House Cafe, Stokes Croft) We’ll be celebrating Christmas and exorcising the demons of Winterval! There’ll be more information later with regards to tickets, pricing and (…)

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Tree House date announced

by Geoff Hall on August 26, 2011

  Hi Everyone, The date of the next Tree House has been announced for Wednesday, 28th September. Starting at 8pm. We are meeting at the Hooper House Cafe – 113, Stokes Croft, Bristol. BS6 5RR. The theme for the evening (…)

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