Writing

Proof of attendance

April 25, 2010

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The opening of Proof went swimmingly. The event was well attended and overall comments were very positive. For me, having an exhibition of new work by technically gifted artists was enough justification to programme the event. The ethos I have tried to install at Arena is to show or commission […]

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The Grey Rainbow

April 16, 2010

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This week sees the next Arena exhibition Proof and the latest and most ambitious TAXED event yet, Skillmarket which will be held at the A-Foundation on Saturday 24 April. Proof feels like a turning point personally as when it finishes it signals the end of my role delivering the gallery […]

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Reflections on a theme

March 24, 2010

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Went to St Helen’s for the first time on Tuesday to give an hour lecture to second year BA Hons Painting students at St Helen’s college. I was struck by the very odd assemblage of architecture in the town – a grim mix of lumpy 50’s concrete and modern souless […]

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