Images from the exhibition install at Rochester Art Gallery for Trace Engines, opening on the 25th November. Private view Thursday 24th November at 18.30.
In the space today working with gallery technician Steve Mace, also creating site specific wall drawing Residue.
I had the great honour to be invited to speak at the Shenzhen Education Conference on October 26, 2016, as part of their Fun Drawing initiative. Introducing UK Foundation teaching and learning methodologies to over 300 pre-school educationalists from throughout China, alongside other professionals from the industry.
The panel discussions dealt with the challenges of the incredible growth in interest for the creative industries from a new generation of aspirational parents, keyed into the opportunities the Arts can offer their children.
Leaving for China on Thursday 22nd, visiting Beijing and Shanghai, arriving in Guangzhou November 1st.
The exhibition catalogue is now finalised, and off for printing in China tomorrow. Posters and banners on the way, here’s a preview of banner to appear outside the AIP gallery.
Initial series of drawings investigating the potential of established language in the tradition of the portrait bust, silhouette and momento mori. The drawings are a combination of images and graphic systems taken from a range of sources.