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Barcelona in a Bag

An exploration of the second generation post memory experience of exile following the Spanish Civil War through object art, performance and installations. I blog about my research, the process and the finished pieces as they emerge.

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Visiting Artists 3

Visiting Artists 3 www.beckynuttall.com One summer in the early sixties, three children travelled approximately 1,400 miles in the back of a mini to visit an artist. In the grove the artist was installing a sculpture exhibition. The children and their […]

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Rebecca Cusworth
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The residue of an unspecified ritual and journeying to no end

A recent awardee of Arts Council England’s Grants For The Arts program, I am participating in a 2 month residency investigating post-colonialism and the uncanny body in Saint Louis, Senegal. With additional support from WAAW Centre for Art, this blog […]

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The view nr. Voe
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In A Shetland Landscape

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.

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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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The journey to Cohedia

Following the success of Xavier White’s Full Circle exhibition at Mausdey Learnings ORTUS learning and events centre in the summer. Xavier has been asked by the curator of The Bethlem Gallery to exhibit a Cohedia installation , Beckenham

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Off-Press/Print Restraint

‘Off-press’ gigantic scale relief printmaking- against all odds.
A challenging investigation into new contemporary ways of working with analogue print media, involving the large-scale construction of gigantic hand-made woodcut prints in vivid colour.

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Screen Shot - I Have Nothing to Say
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Domestic Artist

Working in Cornwall within my domestic role.

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Graduate Residency at Airspace Gallery

This blog will document my current residency at Airspace Gallery in Stoke-On-Trent.
www.naomiharwin.com – www.naomiharwin.tumblr.com
www.etsy.com/uk/shop/NaomiHarwinPrints

http://www.airspacegallery.org/index.php

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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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Blog Student

And so I begin…………

So I am a ‘mature’ (33yrs) Art & Design student in my 2nd year at University. I am thoroughly enjoying my course and very slowly establishing what kind of practitioner I am – a ‘Mixed Media and Textile artist’. I would love to chat to other students or artists!

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Recovery

Art student’s determination to succeed 04 February 2014 Art student Alex Osborne was just 25 and in the third year of his art degree when he suffered a stroke which affected his right side. While he was on our stroke […]

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Line and colour collage study
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Practice means PRACTICE

An exploration of why I do the things that I do. I aim to undertake a regular studio practice and to document it here, in order to investigate what elements of my work are important and what I’m drawn to aesthetically and thematically.

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Bank Street Arts Residency

Follow the progress of my residency with Bank Street Arts, Sheffield. The residency will see the development of participatory cross-stitch project, as well as a large scale cross-stitch piece by the artist.

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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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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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From the wilderness into the wasteland

Returning to work full time as an artist after 17 years out of the ‘scene’… this mid fifties man’s weekly thoughts and experiences of how tough it is to get ‘back in’

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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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The Art Cafe
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The Art Cafe

Worked with The Fling Festival 2014 – Chelmsford – Hylands Park- running a mosaic workshop – with The Ideas Festival Gang all the mosaic tiles created now form the front of the Art Cafe Counter.

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Marc Renshaw
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The Grid

The quest to find a lost metal grid … discarded in the summer of 1995

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Tea Break II
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Unentitled

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

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