Encompass Collective are a group of artists based in the North of England,working across a wide range disciplines.'Encompass' are committed to opening challenging lines of enquiry in visual culture.As exhibiting Artists, 'Encompass' are dedicated to the investigation of alternative platforms and curatorial strategies for display of contemporary art,building new infrastructures and brokering new partnerships throughout the region and beyond.
We are surrounded by success! Amanda Rae is now exhibiting in the Threadneedle Prize Exhibition, London.
Her accepted piece of work
"Leaving the nest"
Is probably the most personal piece that Amanda has worked on. "Leaving the nest" represents her twin sons which are about to fly; one into the Navy and the one to college then hopefully the police force.
Amanda said she "is so proud as punch but this Island will feel very quiet :( "