Monthly Archives: February 2015

No.1 (De-collage)

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Assessing the bundle experiments.

Couldn’t resist checking some of the bundles to see how they were working. They had been sitting on the radiator just over a month. (bundled on 7/1/15 and un-bundled on 8/2/15) The 2 other bundles I had made had quite … Continue reading

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Reflections on tutor report for Contextual Studies assignment 3.

I generally get a positive sense of going in the right direction. I have made a few minor changes suggested by Olivia, like pointing out the conversation piece included pieces from a transcript of a voice recording, and recording briefly … Continue reading

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Conversation around use of natural materials and charcoal making.

I had an interesting exchange with artist, Oliver Reed, on the OCA blog here- Me-Really enjoyed seeing the video of you at work and talking about your work. I am intrigued to know what it was you were grating, was … Continue reading

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Seminar- Second Site- the Context of Art.

Hestercombe Gallery, nr Taunton, Seminar, 12th February 2014, 1pm – 4.30pm This was the 3rd of a series of seminars at this new Contemporary Art space in Somerset. It is complementary to the exhibition, ‘Second Site’, currently at the gallery … Continue reading

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A conversation about a conversation.

Introduction. The idea for this piece is to set up a dialogue where you might adopt 2 voices, one asking questions and the other responding, to possibly explore ideas and thoughts around your own work. I’ve been looking at the … Continue reading

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Exhibition that features Installation- John Newling’s ‘Ecologies of Value’ at Nottingham Contemporary 2013.

The artist I have chosen to talk about is John Newling, who I have come across recently. His work resonates for me in particular for his use of plant material in his work. The exhibition I’m going to talk about … Continue reading

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