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What Did Your Last Slave Die Of?
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Simulacra And Simulations

This is my post graduate blog documenting how I continue and develop a working practice, balancing finding work with single parenthood. Dolls form a continuing theme throughout my practice following Baudrillard’s theories of Simulacra and Simulations. This blog also documents […]

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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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Containment Image
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Art as Therapy

Having being offered a place on the MA Art Psychotherapy course at Roehampton University I decided that I wanted to document how my involvement on this study programme might inform new ways of thinking about myself and thus lead to […]

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Self Portrait
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KATHE KOLLWITZ

As we mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First World War it seems appropriate to remember a truly amazing female artist, Käthe Kollwitz, who depicted the turbulent events of late 19th and early 20th century Germany through […]

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J Kay Aplin
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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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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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When the walls take flight

In the run up to my exhibition at Castle House, Sheffield I will document the thoughts, experimentation and processes that shape my work. ‘When the walls take flight’ will be a wallpaper installation and performance which, during the exhibition, transforms into a flock of birds.

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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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Catriona Meighan
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Postgraduate?

Now detailing my MA studies at Edinburgh College of Art, this blog originally documented my first year after graduation, and my attempts to create a sustainable practice. Showing the activities I have been involved with in making this a reality, […]

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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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