The blog provides an insight into my initial exploration of Stoke-on-Trent, my responses to the environment and sense of place.
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This blog documents my progression through academia as a visual artist. I am currently undertaking a Practice-led PhD in the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies at the University of Leeds. The focus of my research […]
Threads between words, music and a bundle of old clothes. (Audio versions of these posts are available upon request)
Begin with ideas, embrace chance, subvert expectation, trust the process, celebrate an open outlook with a smile at the ready, propose peaceful honesty as a solution.
Notes on work, working, making work, and all the stuff that goes into being an artist
So this blog, is just that – my work, reasons behind it and what happens to it…………. while trying to balance it all with having a full time job………..
A collaborative project between sound artist Joseph Young and ceramist J Kay Aplin to create a body of work that responds to the landscape and geology of the Shetland Isles.
I am collaborating with choreographer Darren Ellis to explore concepts of constraint, confinement, resistance and adaptation. A common interest in how circumstances restrict and determine behaviour led us to develop scenarios for movement within a network of stretched elastic.
A place to record interesting things I’ve read, seen or made
My first blog ‘Keeping It Together’ came to a natural end when I moved in to my studio. ‘Keeping It Going’ picks up where that left off. Will I be able to maintain a blog at the same time as […]
Designing and realising a project for Durham Lumiere 2015
Thoughts and documentation of a one month residency.
Artist in residence at Lancaster West Estate working on a community film and mural
Evolving new work on migration – to Preston in the 20th century and world migration now.
after the cats and dogs sketch by eddie izzard …………. | …………. …………. | …………. …………. | ………….
“they drill … for anything …. just for the hell of it”
….to document and archive a ten year project…to win the Turner prize….10, 000hrs of art….1,000 hrs per annum
Charting my progress on the 10 week long residency in Newcastle hosted by Vane Gallery and Breeze Creatives. Supported by the Arts Council England.
Lives lost are commemorated by knitting leaf shapes in different sizes, using a basic pattern in combinations of quality yarns, colours and textures. Many of the yarns are expensive materials such as silk, cashmere, pure merino wool etc., to represent […]
Documenting my transition from a recent Graduate to Professional Artist.
I though now would be as good a time as any to finally start a blog “regarding the bursary I was awarded last year. The aim of my research is to develop new skills in the art pulp printing and lithography.
New work inspired by twisted patterns of light from the early universe
Sea change. A new blog to mark an extended period developing my own ideas within my practice and bringing them into focus.
A relationship with the sea through painting and drawing
My original blog was a step into the unknown. It has meandered around in my head whilst I have been working and has given me a reference point around which to think. My work has changed since I started. The […]