Interior design for Johnny Depp's Yurt at Glastonbury

    Jul 31th, 2017

    Well, Glastonbury Festival 2017 was amazing not only because the weather was perfect but because Godney Arts House was commissioned to provide & furnish a private yurt for Johnny Depp where he stayed onsite throughout the festival.Johnny’s yurt was filled with nomadic textiles sourced from the region of Van in Turkey mixed with bespoke urban design pieces and a stunning cop [...]

      Cineramageddon field at Glastonbury Festival

      Jun 03th, 2017

      To the west of the Park Stage is the new area Cineramageddon … a unique drive in-cinema field. A collaboration between Joe Rush founder of the Mutoid Waste Company and film director Julian Temple. The new area will be somewhere between an art installation and a drive-in movie theatre. Movies will be projected onto a massive outdoor screen and festivalgoers will sit inside [...]

        Summer Show at Atkinson Gallery Millfield

        Mar 20th, 2017

        Summer Show 2017 26 June - 4 August 2017 Mon - Sat, 9.30am - 5.00pm (closed on Sundays) Atkinson Gallery, Millfield, Street, Somerset The 2017 Summer Show is returning to the Atkinson Gallery at Millfield school, Street with entry opening slightly earlier this year on Monday 20 March.  This exhibition always proves to be a well-attended and highly talked about event [...]

          Easter discount of £400

          Mar 18th, 2017

          Easter is just around the corner and due to a late cancellation we now have Easter week available at Godney Arts House with a discount of £400, 7 night for up to 8 guests for only £1200.So what is there to experience in and around Godney this Easter?Starting just down the road at The Sheppey Inn, Godney, on Good Friday 14th April Dry White Bones make an appearance, they describ [...]

            Easter events for children & families

            Mar 06th, 2017

            Easter events for children.Easter egg hunts at National Trust properties Barrington Court, Lytes Cary & Montacute House take place over the four days of the bank holiday weekend, Friday 14 until Monday 17 April 11am - 4pm.Hunt for eggs in the orchards at Barrington Court or discover a chocolate bunny in the grounds at Montacute House or Lytes Cary Manor estate.The Easter bu [...]

              Darkness at the Godney Gathering 2017

              Mar 05th, 2017 |Festivals & Events

              The Godney Gathering has very quickly established itself as one of the very best single day micro festivals in the country today, achieving outstanding reviews both locally and nationally. The festival is still relatively young (started in 2011) and it has evolved from a single outdoor stage to it’s current seven stages for 2017.The seven stages are Main & Second Outdoor st [...]

                Hummus recipe

                Dec 07th, 2016 |Food & Drink

                1 x 400g chickpeas (keep the liquid to use later on) 2 tsp tahini 2 coves garlic, crushed 1 tsp crushed sea salt Ground black pepper Juices from 1/2 lemon 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil Paprika pinch Cumin 1/2 teaspoon Rinse chickpeas tip into food processor, add tahini, crushed garlic, pepper, salt, lemon juice [...]

                Hauser & Wirth Somerset Elizabeth Frink exhibition

                Dec 07th, 2016 |Local Attractions |The Arts

                Hauser & Wirth Somerset are holding a major solo exhibition of sculpture by the late Elizabeth Frink. The opening reception is on Wednesday 18th January 2017. The exhibition "Transformation" runs from 19th January until 7th May 2017 at Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0NL On view will be a series of drawings highlighting [...]

                  Hauser & Wirth Louise Bourgeois exhibition tour

                  Nov 02th, 2016 |The Arts

                  EXHIBITION TOUR FRIDAY 2 DEC 2016, 5 – 6 PM Dea Vanagan, Director at Hauser & Wirth Somerset will lead a tour of ‘Louise Bourgeois Turning Inwards’ The walking tour will lead guests through the galleries whilst discussing significant works in the exhibition. This exhibition comprises a series of 38 soft - ground etchings Bourgeois made between 2006 and 2010, [...]

                    Alhambra

                    Oct 14th, 2016 |The Arts

                    Ok so The Alhambra in Granada, Spain, is a long way from Godney & The Somerset Levels but after a visit yesterday felt I just had to share the experience. It is a busy destination so you must book a ticket in advance to see inside this medieval Muslim palace, the only one to survive from [...]