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Notes on – Degree show – Curation reflection

looking back on some of my images and reflecting on plans I had made regarding what paintings would of been entered and where they would of been located I have some last thoughts. This collection posed too many problems. Some of

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Notes on – Degree show – Reflection

Here are images of the work in place, ready for assessment. The walls are white, floors clean and work up. I am ecstatic with this set up and in relation to the show in general they look fantastic. There is

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Quesitons on – Gwanwyn Festival 2018 – Positioning of paintings

As a member of the 2018 Gwanwyn festival I had placed two works in the exhibition although one was later removed! I received feedback from the curator of the space Melanie Wotton that when put in context provoked my attention during the development

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Notes on – Hearth Gallery – Gwanwyn Festival 2018

I was contacted by Melanie Wotton from HeArth Gallery in Llandough with request to submit work or works for their Gwanwyn Festival show (2018). I selected two that I felt were best suited for the task. I also selected these works to gain

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Notes on – Degree show – Another damage

Today I had some more bad news! The same painting has fallen and taken damage on the sides! I am in a position to remake these paintings although I have been able to bend the edges back to a relatively

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Notes on – Degree show – Setting up

Here is the ground plan for the exhibition. I asked for a straight wall with natural light. This space will work really well. Cleaning of my original studio space. Above is my space that I will be located in at the

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Notes on – Degree show – Damaged paintings update

Now I have returned and faced the paintings myself they have been fixed by the metal technician Dallas Collins. Hooray! below is a before and after photograph the after photograph was provided by James Green at the time of this

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Notes on – Degree show – Damaged paintings

Tonight I was struck by some bad news! Unfortunately my someone in the university shared studio had opened a window behind my paintings. The wind had blown my paintings over and well… destroyed two of my paintings! I have been

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Notes on – Degree show – Spaces (Other use)

This refers to a space seen in a recent Kim Fielding showing. A skate park was used. This created an edgy experience. http://kimfielding.org/

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Notes on – Degree show – Spaces (Domestic gallery)

“Meanwhile, there is upstairs on Mildred Avenue in Venice, a rambling brick building that once housed the Venice News, where Billy-Al works and lives with his wife Wendy-Al (no, they are not descendants of a Caliph). Walking into the main

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