I have been working with photos Ive taken of the lovely Walpole Bay Sea Pool, on the Thanetian Coast at Margate. This image is one of the key images I am using for the ‘INTERNAL Locus of Control’ for the project Locus of the Dress.
I’ve been doing an extensive amount of sampling for the work that makes up ‘LOCUS OF THE DRESS: AN INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL LANDSCAPE’. I am now working out how it is most appropriately presented, so that I can embark on making up the final pieces. It brings together psychology and contemporary textile practice, (hand […]
I am exhibiting Łódź Blouse Trilogy at the University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury – Foyer Gallery from Nov 21st 2016 to 05th Jan 2017. The Lodz Blouse Trilogy explores memory and experience imbued in the clothes we wear. Through a series of interventions on blouses Goldsmith undertakes a series of acts to reveal latent matter […]
haptic/tacit THE OLD FIRE STATION GALLERY 40 GEORGE STREET OXFORD OX1 2AQ UNTIL 04TH MARCH 2017 haptic/tacit is a network formed between five makers and their mentors, from the 2013 cohort of the Craft’s Council’s Hothouse program for emerging makers. For this exhibition each maker has invited their mentor to show work alongside […]
Blouse Limited Edition Print Pigment Print on Hahnemuhle Photo Paper 43cm x 53cm Edition of 150 To accompany the exhibition Łódź Blouse Trilogy Goldsmith is exhibiting the piece Blouse a Limited Edition Print. The piece is for sale at a special discounted price of £60 with free UK delivery. The original art piece, Blouse, is printed with […]
I have produced a publication, printed on a scarf square which includes images from the Locus of the Dress project and an introductory essay written by Dr. Herminia Hernaiz-Sanders and myself. Here is the web version artwork. The project is supported by the University for the Creative Arts, Rochester and the Arts Council. […]
My upcoming exhibition ‘Drawn to Ohio’, which is currently being installed at the Rochester Gallery is featured in the November / December 2015 edition of Embroidery Magazine.
I have been working on a body of work around the photograph A party in the Łódź Ghetto by Henryk Ross. I traveled to Lodz, Poland with my students in the 1990’s to visit the Łódź Tapestry Triennal. I have been haunted by the photograph, ‘A Party in Ghetto’, seen many years ago in a Sunday supplement, and […]
RE-FASHIONED: Garments as Art Lucy Brown, Shelly Goldsmith, Bill Jackson and Sally Richardson I am currently preparing work for a forthcoming exhibition at the Old Fire Station Gallery, Oxford – open Friday 6 March to Saturday 25 April 2015 The Garments as Art exhibition presents work by four artists that connect through their use of […]