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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This blog will document the process of my residency with Govanhill Baths in Glasgow.
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.
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 […]
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. […]
My blog will track my almost daily progress through a Fine Art degree at Staffordshire University building up to our end of year Graduate Degree show in 2015
“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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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
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!
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 […]
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!
On being depressed ,promoting one’s self and pursuing a creative path.
Arts Council England Grant for the Arts for project with the Women’s Art Library
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.
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?
WitCH is a feminist through and through, how will my art and my curating develop exploring this outsider stereotype?
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.
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 […]
Psychology behind media& advertising, and the effects it has on people. Where-ever you go, you can’t hide from it, there is a advertisement for a certain product etc. However one of the main ways for the media to deliver information […]
Narratives and reflections on a new installation for Imperial War Museum North as part of the Asian Triennial Manchester (ATM14), which will also house Book of Debts VIII, Sept 27 – Nov 20th. www.asiatriennialmanchester.com/
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]