Saturday 8th April 2017 Today I volunteered at the State or Slate Project in Bethesda, spending the day stencilling text onto a template of a banner which will eventually be stencilled onto Fabric using Fabric paint.Read more "Penrhyn Castle: State or Slate 2017"
Final Essay Submission Michelle Wright Essay Final with Front Page Essay Question Select one of the lecture topics from Semester One from which to explore and analyse the work of a single artist. You should restrict your analysis of their work to a key period and consider how it could be analysed and discussed from […]Read more "Contextual Studies 2"
March 2017 – London Sketchbook I did spend time during March completing a sketchbook after the trip to London. February 2017 Our yearly Fine Art visit to London consisted of a visit to the following: Tate Modern Robert Rauschenberg Exhibition Living Cities Artist Room Louise Borgeouis Tate Britain Paul Nash Exhibition Chelsea School of Art […]Read more "London Fine Art Trip 2017"
Artes Mundi is based in Cardiff and holds an art exhibition every two years that presents ‘arts for the world’ and has been running since 2004. Artes Mundi is an internationally focused arts organisation that identifies, recognises and supports contemporary visual artists who engage with the human condition, social reality and lived experience. Artes Mundi […]Read more "Artes Mundi"
May 2017 – Reflection How has this informed my Studio Practice? The prints that I created during this workshop, I went on to use again in the Specialist Study (ARF 505) module, where I created digital overlays of text above the prints that I had already created, with, some degree of success. This session has also inspired […]Read more "Screen Printing with Tara Reid"
London Trip: 8th to 10th February 2016 Wednesday 10th February 2016 National Gallery My chosen artwork, The Bathers by Cezanne was in a plain matt gold frame, in a dimly lit room on a wall of Cezanne pieces. The subdued lighting probably to protect the artwork from light pollution. The pieces were ordered right to left in […]Read more "London Fine Art Trip 2016"
November 2016 I created a sketchbook after the Liverpool Trip as a record of my visit to the Liverpool Biennale. October 2016 On Tuesday 11th October 2016, I visited the Liverpool Biennale and also went to see the John Moore’s Painting Prize Exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery. The following pieces were of inspiration. Walker Art […]Read more "Liverpool Biennale – Oct 2016"
Recently I met Kate Roberts, a student from Chester University who is completing an MA in Creative Processes and I agreed to be interviewed by her whilst driving my car, so as to produce some video material that can help her with her remit on Creative Flow. I could envisage this being an ideal opportunity […]Read more "Creative Flow"
During the Summer Holiday I began developing a theme that began with some research into Tedder House, Haus Helfa. I decided that a good theme to take further was the use of the Tedder Carpet to bomb large scale areas where many civilian casualties would occur. After researching Arthur Tedder and his involvement in World […]Read more "Dada Punk"
Our second day and already we have a field trip! Hurray!!! Off to Mostyn Gallery and Haus Helfa for a day of artistic absorption of the best kind. Throughout the exhibitions there was this overwhelming sense of nostalgia bringing to the surface a lot of memories from my childhood. I found Mostyn Gallery to be quite […]Read more "Mostyn Gallery & Haus Helfa"