Adrenaline by Angela Palmer
Artist Angela Palmer was given unprecedented access to the highly secretive world of Formula One engineering to realise the extraordinary collection of sculptures for this show.
In collaboration with Renault Sport F1, the artist deconstructed the world’s most successful F1 engine, the RS27, with the help of their pioneering engineers at their F1 laboratories in Paris. The V8 RS27 engine powered Sebastian Vettel to four consecutive world championships from 2010 to 2013.
A Portrait of Michael-Francis Cartwright - 2021
A new short film showcasing High Performance Art Gallery artist Michael-Francis Cartwright created by Hugo Cavalier.
We see Michael at work in his Provence-based studio creating new artworks and discussing the ideas and notions that inform his practice.
A monumental sculpture, 'Moon Dance', is also featured, a gift from the artist to the people of Provence.
Danni Bradford film - 2019
A new film showcasing High Performance Art Gallery artist Danni Bradford has now been released.
The film delves into Danni's technique of Verre-eglomise, detailing the painstaking and unique process that goes into creating each of her artworks.
Danni's film is part of 'The Maker Series', a series of short films by local Devon filmmakers showcasing traditional techniques and modern skills within art & design.
Zil Hoque interview - 2019
An interview with painter Zil Hoque.
We see Zil at work in his studio, sculpting paint into masterful studies of the animal form. Zil provides an insight into his inspirations, what drives him forward and what he strives to achieve.
"Motion and light. The most paramount things in the whole world, always thinking about them when painting."
Oliver Hellowell 'One Show' appearance - 2019
Photographer Oliver Hellowell makes an appearance on the BBC's 'One Show'.
Following his exhibition at the T5 Gallery in July 2018, Oliver, who also has Down Syndrome, was interviewed by hosts Alex Jones and Matt Baker.
In 2017 Tennessee Tourism commissioned Oliver to capture the Smoky Mountains in his own unique and individual style, and also introduced him to Ken Jenkins, a well established and world renowned photographer of the region.
Michael Turner Stainless Steel Sculpture - 2018
The making of Michael Turner's latest, and one of his most ambitious, sculptures the 'Velociraptor'.
Michael talks about the process behind the creation of his works, his approach to his subjects and inspiration. An up-close, dramatic and engaging perspective of an artist continually pushing the boundaries of creation and imagination.
'The Aureus' by Lux Surfboards - 2017
The Aureus is the world's first 24 karat gilt gold surfboard. Hand-built to the highest standards of traditional craftsmanship by U.K shaper Ellie Miller and Gilding Artist Danni Bradford.
Lavishly hand gilded in 24 Karat gold leaf, and inspired by the single fin surfboards of the 1970's - It is finished in typical styling of the era with a triple
24 Kt gold leaf elliptical pinline design, 24 Kt gold gilded fiberglass fin, and 24 Kt gold gilded LUX icon.
'Alpha' by Andy Baerselman - 2017
The making of 'Alpha', a sculpture commission of a life-sized leaping wolf, by Andy Baerselman.
Andy explains the process behind 'Alpha' and his inspirations and passion for working with wood.
High Performance Art Gallery Manager Alex Prior provides insight on the client - gallery - artist relationship and how 'Alpha' represents the values of the company that commissioned it.
William Rochfort interview - 2015
An interview with painter William Rochfort.
William discusses his process, inspirations and the themes of his work.
William takes inspiration from the greats of cinema to Americana from the 50's and 60's while weaving in a personal narrative, creating paintings that are rich in history and personal feeling.
Jill Berelowitz Timepieces - 2015
Dynamic crystal clear resin sculptures by Jill Berelowitz, playing with the ideas of light, motion and time.
Michael Speller 'Balance' - 2014
An interview with figurative sculptor Michael Speller providing an insight into his working process.
Nikki Taylor Olympic Sculptures - 2012
Nikki Taylor created a series of life size wire mesh Olympic Athletes for the London 2012 Olympics.