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Exquisite Corpse Open Day

Phew, it has taken a while to catch our breath after the event! We all had a brilliant day, with over 70 visitors we didn’t get much of a chance to take photos.  We spent most of our time talking … Continue reading

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An Invitation

You are invited to a one day Exhibition that will take place on Saturday 3rd September between 10.00am – 5.30pm Showcasing the project ‘Exquisite Corpse’ by the Artists Gemma Lacey, Helen Mather, Mandy Tolley and Kiran Williams The exhibition will … Continue reading

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Discussion 4

Helen commented on the nature of response and how it changes with each piece from an immediate instinctive response born of  similar ways of working/subject matter to that of a ‘slow burn’ that comes from seeing a different approach to looking … Continue reading

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Boxes 4

Kiran interpreted the original boxes piece by developing the scale of the fabric boxes and using the idea of form that they presented to explore her own prints in 3D. She experimented with stiffening the boxes, enlarged about 8 times, … Continue reading

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Pony 4

Helen says the Pony piece of work confused her for ages, she liked it and had looked forward to working with it. Perhaps at the beginning it was the piece she would have chosen if the participants had selected the … Continue reading

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Bridges 4

Gemma had inherited a sizable body of work with the bridges piece. The original lino print had provoked Mandy and Helen to break up the image and interpret the mark making and positive negative relationships of marks and collectively seemed … Continue reading

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