Category Archives: Exhibitions and Events

Exhibition, Event, Happening?

In many ways ironic that I should find out about Doug Aitkens project ‘Station to station- a 30 day happening’ that was to take over the Barbican , London from the 27th June through to the 26th July, shortly after … Continue reading

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Being in Madrid.

I have just spent 5 days in Madrid. It was the first time I have visited and was an opportunity to visit some of the big galleries and see some very famous works in the flesh. We visited the Museum … Continue reading

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Workshop- Painting with Earth pigments.

Yesterday I went to a workshop run by artist, Pete Ward, in conjunction with the Soil-Culture Exhibition at Plymouth University Gallery. It was about painting with earth pigments. I was keen to get a greater insight on the processes involved … Continue reading

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Pitch Black- Phonesis.

‘ I hope the experience of playing in the dark will create a closer communication between the audience and the band and that it will be meaningful to anyone who is used to relying on their sight in everyday life. I’m … Continue reading

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Exhibition- Arboretum

Arboretum- The art of trees; Arborealists and other artists at The Royal West of England Academy, Bristol (viewed on 3/3/15). This exhibition is an exploration of the art of the tree from multiple viewpoints through the work of 30 contemporary … 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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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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