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.
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The blog provides an insight into my initial exploration of Stoke-on-Trent, my responses to the environment and sense of place.
A collaborative project between sound artist Joseph Young and ceramist J Kay Aplin to create a body of work that responds to the landscape, history and geology of the Shetland Isles.
Thoughts and documentation of a one month residency.
Charting my progress on the 10 week long residency in Newcastle hosted by Vane Gallery and Breeze Creatives. Supported by the Arts Council England.
Threads between words, music and a bundle of old clothes. (Audio versions of these posts are available upon request)
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.
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………..
New work inspired by twisted patterns of light from the early universe
after the cats and dogs sketch by eddie izzard …………. | …………. …………. | …………. …………. | ………….
“they drill … for anything …. just for the hell of it”
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 has led us to develop scenarios for movement within a network of stretched elastic
Sea change. A new blog to mark an extended period developing my own ideas within my practice and bringing them into focus.
Designing and realising a project for Durham Lumiere 2015
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 […]
Organised by Castlefield Gallery Associates in Manchester, Bloc Projects in Sheffield and Extra Special People in Birmingham. The idea behind the three-part residency exchange focuses on providing artists with opportunities for making work in quick, experimental contexts.
… exhibition space
London, July 2015 Diana Bracewell, of Alverthorpe, exhibiting under the name Hoshi Dee, has been granted the opportunity to exhibit three of her works in the Exhibit Here – Summer Exhibition in Southwark, Central London. Originally from London, the 34-year-old […]
Recently graduated from a BA in Fine Art this space is for sharing and reflecting about work.
With the anniversary of the referendum coming up I’ve eventually plucked myself out of the post degree show hole. I’ve been thinking about the make up of our society, business after business being shattered becoming a mere shadow in the street […]
Tales of the pretty much expected….and sometimes not
Weekly Updates from inside the studio of Staffordshire based artist: Mark Edmonds: http://markedmondsart.com
Evolving new work on migration – to Preston in the 20th century and world migration now.