‘Getting better’ – this selection of illustrations demonstrates other and further thoughts that i’m now feeling, no longer just about processing the emotions from a breakup but how i’m now feeling, whilst Introducing new characters.
Lucy Lippard was interested in the concept of Art not neceserily existing in physical form. It coul dbe a social event, the life found within cities and communities. “Transform the activity of Art making into something experienced daily by the inhabitants of the cities […] taking artwork outside of the museum system […] into the […]
This first selection of illustrations was created soon after a breakup where I felt most exposed, this is reflected within the drawings that also have words within the images to emphasis the thoughts and emotions they are trying to purvey.
It’s easy to assume everyone can effortlessly say how they feel – which it can be, it can be straightforward to express happiness, sadness or anger but to describe how you feel and express it in a way that helps you process those emotions is what can be challenging. This got me thinking about ways […]
Hans Ulrich Obrist talks about the ‘Gesamtkunstwerk’ – a collection of artworks and mediums displayed together – this concept could be interesting for the Southsea Green exhibition as the whole venue, once curated, could be a ‘Gesamtkunstwerk’ in itself. If it were made into an experience, an event, not just a display of it we […]
Continuing from p.2 regarding overcrowding and the white cube gallery spaces… This concept of ‘Overcrowding’ is also something I would like to explore personally within my own illustrative practice. By putting the pictures in close proximity to each other like in the 18th nd 19th century galleries it could almost represent a comic book structure, […]
Philippe Perrano says in conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist “Rather than walking through an exhibition, it is delivered to you” (Ways of Curating, Hans Ulrich Obrist, 2014). Even though this is in regards to them playing with the idea of time rather than physicality, the concept of not having art ‘forced’ upon you in a […]
Southsea Green(House) is a great little community garden situated just off Canoe Lake in Southsea, Portsmouth. I managed to get the idea for exhibiting here through a contact in Portsmouth and emailed Carla who organises the site. After several emails Alice and I visited the garden and fell in love with the location. A brief […]