Monthly Archives: November 2011

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“Product Shot” Art

The finished photographs that I submitted from the items left behind at my (e)merge Art Fair Give & Take installation are intentionally ambiguous as images. They look like slick, commercial product photographs, yet the subject matter of these professional images … Continue reading

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Andrea Keys Lecture – “Falling off the Pedestal”

I’m listening to artist lectures in the studio as I finish up my maquettes for my current sculpture project. Today I stumbled across this lecture by sculptor Andrea Keys given at Indiana University Southeast in March 2010. Some of her … Continue reading

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Form, Scale, Composition and Colour Studies and Scale Renderings for Current Sculpture Project

Updated Nov. 29/11 The gallery below contains in progress images of maquettes and of form, scape and colour studies for my current sculpture project. Most recently added are photographic renderings of the completed concept maquettes at scale in a gallery … Continue reading

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Marilyn Minter UCLA Hammer Museum Lecture

What is fascinating for me about Minter’s lecture is the way in which she retrospectively connects the dots between her previous work, personal history and the trajectory of her work. Like the Thomas Houseago lecture I recently posted on this … Continue reading

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“Out There” with Jerry Saltz and Matthew Ritchie

An amazing lecture with Jerry Saltz and Matthew Ritchie abou the Contemporary Sublime. This lecture is the third annual Tim Hamill Visiting Artist Lecture at Boston University (2009). Everything Matthew Ritchie says is incredible and Saltz’s advice to artists is … Continue reading

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Office Abstracts – Phone Photographs

Some random beauty found in the colour and light between the office cubicles. I took these using my smart phone camera and then used an app to tweak the sharpness, saturation and cropping.

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Found Painting – UBC, November 2011, Untitled 1

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Lecture with Thomas Houseago at The New School

May 2010 at The New School in New York City. This one hour and forty five minute lecture by Houseago traces the influences from his childhood and teen years in the UK, to going against the grain at art school … Continue reading

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“Kick Down” at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Untitled # 155, is the first major UK installation by Aeneas Wilder created specifically for the Yorkshire Sculpture Park. On a set date at a set time the sculpture, which was held together by gravity, was kicked by the artist … Continue reading

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Sculpture Sketches and Studies

Sketches and studies for my current sculpture project. slickr-flickr type=”gallery” search=”sets” set=”72157628092232376″ items=”50″ use_key”y”

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