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.
My exhibition ‘Drawn to Ohio’, is currently setting up at the Rochester Gallery, Rochester, Kent. The exhibition runs from Friday 27th November 2015 to Sunday 14th February 2016. The Private View is on Thursday 26th November from 6.30pm. The Private View is free for all to attend. The exhibition has also featured in the November […]
Monday 5th October 2015 I have an exhibition opening this Friday – Art_Textiles curated by Jennifer Harris at The Whitworth Museum and Gallery, 10 October 2015 – 31 January 2016. Art_Textiles will take over The Whitworths’ suite of three newly refurbished exhibition galleries as well as the newly built landscape gallery. My piece Monsoon Capital will be displayed in […]
I have been in the presence of two ‘Fashion Textile giants’ over recent weeks! (May 2015) I was lucky enough to catch Dame Vivienne Westwood, DBE at the Revolution Café when she visited Ramsgate to support the Reality Party Election Campaign. It was such a pleasure to meet her. I was delighted that Prof. […]
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 […]
Crafting Anatomies at the Bonington Gallery, Nottingham 7th January – 4th February 2015 I currently have two pieces of work in the exhibition, ‘Ohio Locus 27’, and ‘Mothers Touch’. ‘Crafting Anatomies will place the human body at the centre of a multi-disciplinary dialogue; exploring how this entity has been interpreted, crafted and reimagined in historical, […]
This week I made a visit to the Powell Cotton Museum to research a drawing expedition for incoming Yr 1 UCA Fashion Textiles: Print students. It is a varied ethnographical collection that filled me with awe and inspiration – I hope the students see it that way too! Images of myself […]