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The Artistic Urge from Prehistory to the Present.

My Fine Art degree project is based predominantly on cave paintings and carvings. I am painting on large canvases, using oil and acrylic paint as well as oil sticks and pastels. The work is spontaneous and bodily movements are important. […]

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Hiccup by Tian Zhu
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Broomhill announce winners of National Sculpture Prize 2014!

“The National Sculpture Prize presents a rare opportunity for artists. With a brief to inspire ambition and experimentation, the Prize not only provides funding for ten sculptors to realise their proposals, but includes the curatorial support and enthusiasm of the […]

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Wrapped/Unwrapped
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Karart Blog

My first painting of the figure and pattern that didn’t show the face. I am pleased with this, which is always a good start, as I am now moving into my final year project work. It has helped me to […]

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Rocket

My current painting is of Rocket a character from Sucker Punch; a film about a girl institutionalised by her stepfather. As a coping mechanism she dreams up alternate realities for herself and imagines a plan to escape the mental facility. […]

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a sculpture at grizedale
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corridor arts dot org dot uk

in 2014 we’ve recieved a go and see bursary from a n. i’ll be adding new posts about this during august / september / october 2014. i hope to publish the review in november 2014 www.corridor-arts.org.uk

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Another Walk with Cosmo
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Another Walk With Cosmo

If one year equals 7 dog years; Me and Cosmo embark on our middle age together, and I’m looking to him for inspiration for a new body of work!

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twelve in fourteen

an accompaniment and documentation of my attempt to make 12 applications to artistic opportunities in 2014. this idea was born out of becoming aware that i’d let my portfolio slip into disrepair and seeing three opportunities that appealed to me […]

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Nine Women

The Arts Council England have generously funded my Research and Development to enable me to realise this project. There will be bras, there will be women… but what the funding allows me to do is bring you some really good songs. Thank you Arts Council!

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Virtual Meal for 2
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LandSkype

In my eyes China has always been such an exciting influence in my whole life and My art started from talking to Chinese people over the internet on QQ chat site. Ever since then i have had the desire to compare China and England together, using the connection into my art.

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art at the park

whats it like to be an artist working with the over 60′s, creating an sustainable arts community at the pavilion cafe in Didsbury park Manchester?

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Mid summer
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WitCH the show!

WitCH is a feminist through and through, how will my art and my curating develop exploring this outsider stereotype?

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Gen Doy New Collaborations Bursary 2014

This blog will document and reflect on my a-n New Collaborations bursary projects, planned for the period June-October 2014. I’m collaborating with a voice/singing teacher, Lucy Legg, and an artist who specialises in video and projections, Lynn Dennison.

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Toddler Pool
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Artist in Residence at Govanhill Baths

This blog will document the process of my residency with Govanhill Baths in Glasgow.

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http://www.govanhillbaths.com/news/2014/sep/08/invite-talk-about-100-years-future/

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Botanical Structures II
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Denmark-Brighton Contemporary Ceramics Project

I am undertaking a residency at Guldagergaard Ceramic Research Centre in Denmark to make new work that will be exhibited at The Ceramic House in May 2014, setting the context for the exhibition Fantastic Tales: Danish Contemporary Ceramics with 15 […]

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For when all that was read... so as not to be unknown
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Practice as research

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 […]

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Saladland (work in progress)
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Sky|Ground|Being

Currently undergoing a three month residency with the Chinese European Art Center in Xiamen.  This blog is about the things I’ve been doing and things I have to say. Dull self obsessed art speak filter turned on.  I’m doing exciting […]

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Best & Lee at Martino Gamper show, 2014
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Keeping It Going

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 […]

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collage and stitches
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Threads

Threads between words, music and a bundle of old clothes.

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Streams from his hollow heart a hope
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Sleep-drunk I dance

My art grows around me. My flat is filled with objects I have made over the last few years. There is always something going on, something new developing. But this creativity in the living-room, due to M.E. my only possibility, […]

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