mentoring with Bill Campell of Islington Mill continues with a fab group sesh with other mentees
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I am creating a mobile, moving artwork exploring my childhood journeys from the Midlands to coastal holidays in the South West, the memories, the excitement, the early starts, the car sickness, the model villages and our ever-present and trusty Volvos.
Is the volume of political art in the welsh valleys being turned up?
a-n Travel Bursary ~ artistic collaborations in the West Bank May 2016
I was recently asked to give a talk about starting out an art practice in Dumfries and Galloway, to a group of young artists – blueprint100 at the Stove. I’ve learned to avoid these experiences as I am usually far […]
A blog collecting inspiration, thoughts, ideas and more; particularly cross-disciplinary practice, material agency and new materialisms
The A-N bursary will enable me to undertake a confectionery short course, where I will acquire the skills to explore sugar as a sculptural and edible material in relation to the female body and embodiment.
touching the world through walking while seated, moving, in silence or not.
Dear Harold, In early 2018 I took the decision to begin painting with oils. I had spent the previous five years painting with acrylics: I’m not saying for a second that I think I had mastered the medium, far from […]
The world of art is vast and diverse and very subjective, the style or styles you choose to display in your home can reflect a part of your personality that is unknown outside the home. The Art of Surprise can come into play for visitors whose perception of you may alter consider
Unique presentations and flame based glass blowing courses.
A wonderful evening at The Regent Theatre absorbed in the amazing show Kinky Boots
People and Places / Contemporary Art and the New Forest
We are amidst a global mental health crisis. To bring about policy and culture change, we must think outside the pillbox. Through an ACE-funded Unlimited commission #MagicCarpet, we argue for ‘lofty arts’ in effecting cultural change in mental health.
A collaborative art project offering people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs the opportunity to work with artists to explore personal histories, sense of place and connectedness.
I have had a fantastic response to my request for mentoring from 4 South West curators and arts organisations, funded by this brilliant a-n bursary offer. I am looking forward to receiving their support at an exciting time when I am […]
This post is about an interdisciplinary event held last October at the Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry, KCL. It enacts and is part of #MagicCarpet, an Unlimited Commission funded by ACE, and aims to irritate prescribed notions of (an)normality and wellbeing.
This blog will explain all my research on the chlorophyll printing process.
This process can be practice in 2 completely different manners.
Method 1: Bleaching
Method 2: Altering the photosynthesis
A study from life of some very tiny creatures!
My lens-based artist practice had led me to discover a new way of merging video with reality. I wanted to find out what I could do with this this new invention and learn the digital skills I needed to make work with it.
The Autonomous Artist is a dedicated blog detailing activities, thoughts and reflections about my time as 2017/18 Visual Artist Fellow on the Clore Leadership Programme. I will be exploring the role of the artist in arts leaderships and reflecting on independent, […]
A place for fictional fragments, museum meanderings, and artistic iconoclasm, all stored neatly as blog posts.
Most of these are (hopefully) starting points for new ideas and longer articles.
Creative spaces on the road – triumphs and tribulations of adapting to ever changing spaces.
I recently had the opportunity to visit Delhi and Rajasthan, and started looking at making new work investigating the activities of street dogs (The Cynics of Rajasthan). I was able to take portraits of over 200 street/village dogs and plan now to create new film/performance work
‘On Drawing’ is an artistic research project that explores the connections between thinking and drawing in the realms of arts & science. Supported by a-n (artist company) Artist Bursaries 2018 and using public funding by Arts Council England