Category Archives: Painting 3- Contextual Studies

Final Reflections on completing Painting 3- Major Project and Contextual Studies.

Following the various adjustment I have made in response to my final tutorial I delivered my submission in person to Barnsley last week. I didn’t rush to write some final reflections, wondering how I might feel about having completed this … Continue reading

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Reflections on tutor report for Conceptual Studies assignment 5.

I am pleased that O. feels that this piece of work is ‘much improved’, and recognises that it has come about though a commitment to my own work and a willingness to connect with the concerns of other artists. There … Continue reading

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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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Thinking about Art and Life.

M. suggested looking at ‘Allan Kaprow- art as life’ in relation to the potential for perfomative aspects with in my own work. We spoke, in particular, about my ‘trace drawings’ and how they might be exhibited. The nature of the … Continue reading

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Looking at A. Tapies in relation to planned charcoal paintings.

M. suggested taking another look at the work of Antonio Tapies in relation to my planned series of paintings. I was quite surprised to find that when I tapped, ‘A Tapies, Charcoal Paintings’ into google and pressed the images button, … Continue reading

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Further reflections on peer engagement.

I am thinking about this again as I start to pack up my work ready to submit for my final assignment and the requirement to show evidence of peer interaction. Much of what I wrote in my post of 12th … Continue reading

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Looking at Andrea Zittel

M. suggested looking at the work of Andrea Zittel in relation to the notion of art meets life. The Tate article from her site suggests that ‘her art making activities embody and ultimately extend the well known philosophy of Robert … Continue reading

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