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Making final selection for series.

Using the techniques previously described (in planning towards a series of works and working on a series of works) I finally made 17 paintings. From these I wanted to select 11 for my work that I have decided to call, … 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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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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Drowned World- a living willow sculpture.

This piece was inspired through having a collection of cuttings that had been kept with their ends in water over winter and were starting to make buds for leaves and for roots- small white dots. If I could make a … Continue reading

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Lost, destroyed, stolen, discarded, rejected, erased, ephemeral

As I have been thinking about the idea of impermanence, absence and loss for my critical review and my major project I came across the site for The Gallery of Lost Art, a project at the Tate Modern 2013. It … Continue reading

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Trying out film.

Due to the direction my work has taken and the nature of some of it I have been considering other options of showing/sharing my work and forms of documentation. I have made 2 short videos that I hope convey the … Continue reading

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Looking at Michelle Brody

Michele Brodys work includes installation, sculpture/mixed media, works on paper, photography and public art. The reason for looking at her work is for her use of living plants within her work, which relates very strongly to what I have been … Continue reading

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Further reflections on documentation.

This in some ways follows on from my ‘holding back on assignment 3’ discussion with Michele. She felt I was successfully collating and editing my way through the production of work, but need to pin down a methodology to work … Continue reading

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Group of 8 (De-collage)

These pieces relate to the group of 8 living willow sculptures in that the leaves used in the making of each where collected from the individual tree that they relate to. What I really like about these is how the … 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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