Archive for category: Commissioned Writing

The Double Negative: Class of 2017

June 19, 2017

Commissioned Writing, News

The Double Negative: Class of 2017

Class of 2017: The North-West’s Top Fine Art Graduates Revealed Who are the top emerging artists graduating from art schools across Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside this year? Jack Welsh asks the tutors to nominate those that have really stood out… It happens every year: I ask Fine Art […]

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Text: Sophie Lee – Make Place

March 31, 2017

Commissioned Writing

Sophie Lee

I was pleased write an introductory text to Sophie Lee’s excellent exhibition Make Place (below). Make Place is a solo exhibition by Sophie Lee investigating the artist’s interpretations into notions of the home and identity. Taking inspiration from her recent visit to a group of family owned islands off the West […]

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Artlyst Review: Public View

Jeremy Deller 'History of the World' Public View'

Bluecoat Tercentenary Celebrated With 106 Previously Exhibited Artists On Public View 2017 marks Bluecoat’s tercentenary, making it the oldest building in Liverpool city centre and the UK’s first arts centre: quite an achievement. At the vanguard of 300 days of celebrations is Public View, an exhibition bringing together works by a whopping 106 artists who have previously […]

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