Those with a history of contact with mental health services have sought representation, support and advocacy for centuries. Service user advocacy groups are varied in nature: from grassroots to national, informal to Miss Havisham’s wedding dress made by me in 2012 now on show
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“MY WORKING WILL BE THE WORK” (Mierle Laderman Ukeles, “Manifesto for Maintenance Art”) Well, I’m up for it, for showing the work. For laying bare the work of life’s upkeep. Let’s talk about how we get to do what we […]
Approaching perfumery from a fine art context, this blog describes how scent is a viable means of communication.
This blog will be an anchor point/place for me to discuss and reflect on discoveries I make and new experiences I encounter for the duration of a Fellowship with Random String.
(Photo credit: Julia Bauer)
Everyday I visit a field behind my house. It sounds pretty dull I know. I began my encounter with this field in pretty much the expected manner, trudging along it, ticking off the daily task of walking the dog. It’s just a field but I’m sort of getting obsessed.
I am discovering, meeting, and interviewing artists and write about it about four times a year.
walking, text, images
A blog documenting my experiences studying an MA in Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking at the University of the West of England, Bristol.
Blogging my journey through the Fine Art masters programme at the University of Derby
research into art and sport
Performing a Dorothy blog
Just Another Exhibition Space
A monthly update of goings on from around the foundry in deepest darkest Dorset!
A peer-led artist development programme working with an art-technologist — consisting of mentoring and training in the use of wearables to create immersive artworks.
Discussing the experience of creating a car-based mobile artwork, ‘I’m Westward Ho!’
I paint dramatic skies and cloud formations inspired constantly changing overhead views over me on the Isle of Skye.
Recipient of a-n Mentoring Bursary 2018
‘I am an Art Builder’,
I am one of several #ArtBuilders who worked on The Big Build in Dreamland in Margate Kent: Now engaging about 2000 children in an extraordinary art project involving eight East Kent Schools.
Happening June 19
A collaborative project with Greg Stobbs
Last night, in the bar of a Premier Inn, in Devon, talking to two friends, I tried to understand why it bothers me so much that people ask me why I do not want to have children. I am 38, […]
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 […]
A reflection on beginning to identify as an artist, and how I’m going to tell my parents.
Art exhibition about the decline of industry
This blog will follow some thoughts, conversations and experiments between performance and video
Starting out on my bursary journey