The Best New Artists of NOISE Festival 2014

  • Type
  • Date
    26 September, 2014
  • End Date
    28 September, 2014
  • Location
    Old Granada Studios, Manchester

The Old Granada Studios, Manchester, 26th 
– 28th September 2014, as part of Buy Art Fair

NOISE Festival presented a 3-day exhibition of the brightest new visual art talent; curated by iconic music producer Brian Eno, Tim Marlow, Art Historian, broadcaster and Director of Artistic Programmes at the Royal Academy, and Elaine Constantine, award winning photographer, soon to release her much anticipated “Northern Soul” feature film.

Part of the annual Buy Art Fairthe place to buy original art in the North for 8,000 people every year, this was a unique showcase at the Old Granada Studios, one of the most iconic venues in Manchester’s rich cultural history. Visitors discovered the art world’s stars of the future, exclusively endorsed by internationally acclaimed art professionals, in Studio 6 (where The Jeremy Kyle Show and Coronation Street were filmed)!


Friday 26th September: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 27th September: 11:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday 28th September: 11:00am - 5:00pm

Artists exhibiting work were:


Lorna PrestonChristine EastwoodKatie ShawLiam FawcettJoshua PearceLee NelsonYaz NorrisRadoslav DaskalovBorbala Pocz

Picture left: "Aftermath" by Christine Eastwood 



fine art

Caroline Claisse, Darren AdcockElisa ArteseroJordan O'BrienRichard HughesCeleste GómezRafael PerezRebecca WildAlastair PeatTom BevanLouise DewsnapChloe Hamill

also exhibiting

Ieva AustinskaiteLewis SykesBethany MorrisKære (James Greenhalgh)Megan Lees & Jennifer Man Ching Wong

Picture left: "So Bigger I Got" by Megan Lees 


This NOISE exhibition was part of the Spirit of Manchester Festival 2014, who have nominated NOISE for a "Most Innovative Group" award. Refreshments on the launch night were kindly supplied by Barefoot Wine.