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Previous practice relevant to A Private Land

As an introduction before we say more about our project and partners in it, we’ll introduce ourselves and give some examples of previous related work.  Penny Hallas and I are both posting about the project – sometimes shared material, sometimes […]

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In The Light of Surrealism#2

Curated by Jo Welsh.
Tony Penrose, Kathleen Fox, Jane Hoodless, Jo Redpath, Jo Welsh, Katherine Reekie, Tim Riddihough and Jacob Welsh, Brian Catling RA, Mick Rooney RA, and Gus Cummins RA reveal the influence of Surrealism in their work.
A mix of local artists and RA members.

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There’s No Place like Home

The Wizard of Oz (1939) In the last scene of the MGM film The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy Gale wakes up in her bed to find herself surrounded by her family. She looks round to see the faces of the people […]

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Silent Partners

Artist and Mannequin from Function to Fetish For my dissertation research, I’ve been looking at how uncanny feelings can arise from the way in which we get opposing readings of the animate and the inanimate. Dolls, mannequins and wax figures […]

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