Billed as an experiment in random collaboration among artists inspired by the collaboration of painter / performance artist Allan Kaprow and musician John Cage, our Happening threw up tensions, surprises, laughter and frustrations. Built into the day’s activities was a strong element of randomness and the possibility, if the participants so wanted, to burn any … Continue reading The 2020 January Happening in the South West of England
It is with great pleasure that I can say that I have received the following notification from the assessment board: Congratulations - you have now obtained all the credits required for a BA Hons Photography - First Class (1st) classification. The overall comment was as follows: Overall Comments and Feed ForwardThe submission shows the benefit … Continue reading My final degree results are in!
My SYP parcels have arrived at their destination; I have finished writing up my exhibition reviews and notes on the RAMM symposium; I have just finished remaking my book, a very significant part of the publication of my work One Year, and putting together a video of it. I can now go to Italy!
What: Solo painting, film and sculpture Date: 20th September 2019 With: Photography colleagues Where: Harbour House, Kingsbridge, Devon. Curator: Susie David Location : Harbour House is a very easily accessible space, constantly used by artists. Setting: The exhibition of paintings of all sizes on the theme of water was very well suited to the setting … Continue reading Susie David exhibition review
Date: 14th September, 2019 Venue: St Elizabeth Hall, Bristol Time: 10 - 4 Tutor: Matt White Attendees: 11 Meeting: People had been sent material to look at . I had not signed up so I didn't get it. One thing was for people to make a flick book. Several had made one. I really liked … Continue reading OCA SW September meeting
Publication evaluation and preparing for assessment. How have you resolved your major publication? Justify your particular choices relating to its publication. The resolution of the body of work “One Year” "Ian's remarkable letters, written over a period of one year, show how unremarkably normal prison life can be, and how strongly he felt a sense … Continue reading Reworked Assignment 5
When: 8th June, 2019 With: OCA students Anne B & Dorothy. Where: Arnolfini Gallery & The MPF, Bristol Curators: The students and staff UWE & MPF Location, Setting, Atmosphere: As they were 2 very different locations and 2 different shows: Arnolfini had the BA and some of the MA work, whereas the MPF had only … Continue reading UWE MA Photography degree and BA Graphic Art & Photography shows.