I found some wood in a pile of scraps at the back of the studio and thought I would make a mobile with it. I can't identify the wood and don't remember buying it at the wood yard (John Boddy's) where I buy all my wood. I have sent them a sample and they can't identify...
Photos of the maquette for the sculpture which will be suspended in the reception area of the Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital. Each shape has come out of work with the art group, Yrs 7 and 8, at the local Cramlington Learning Village.
We are absolutely delighted to have been selected to create a large-scale mobile, A Murmuration of Starlings, for the reception atrium of the new Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital. It will be very exciting to be part of the project. Starlings in flight...
We were very pleased to be featured in a recent article written by Nicky Solloway for the Yorkshire Post. See it here: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/yorkshire-living/arts/art/studio-with-a-bird-s-eye-view-1-6616718
Series entitled 'Suspended quietude', (i), (ii) and (iii)
Currently preparing work for the jaggedart stand at this fair which will take place at the Saatchi Gallery, London.
Experiments with using elements from one new mobile to create a still sculpture. From the ground to the sky...
Jaggedart stand (G46). Please be in touch for an entrance ticket.
Winter show, 5 - 22 December, http://www.jaggedart.com/ (Spindrift: the spray blown from the crests of waves) Spindrift (i) Elm and Cornish stone Spindrift (iii) Lacewood and Cornish stone Spindrift (iv) Ebony macassar and Cornish stone
Hosted by architects Sense of Space, our installation included a number of works which each took their title from a short poem, Song: Voices joined in song, pure song, joyful song, echoes within song, close song, faraway song…quiet song everywhere...
For further information, please click on Desire Lines Jaggedart show included in the Financial Times Critics Choice section by Jackie Wullschlager
Three mobiles have been installed in Outside The Box - the fabulous new community café - http://outsidetheboxcafe.com/
Tempo rubato auction board
The Song edition is currently on sale at the Royal Academy shop, Burlington Gardens.
Visit the jaggedart stand at the London Art Fair 16 - 20 January 2013 to see new work. (NB: This work was sold at the Art Fair 16/1/2013.) (NB: This work, 'uneco', has been ordered)
Vespers selected for Christmas shows 2012 at The Curwen Gallery and jaggedart.
All pieces were sold and the edition is now closed.
A Dream at Sea was recently selected by the Prince’s Foundation for the 2012 Prince’s Arts and Crafts House at the Ideal Home Show ('highlighting the pinnacle of sustainable design and living’.)
29 July 2011, The Evening Standard, Louise Jury, Chief Arts Correspondent: 'Inspired by larks flying across East End marshes, a 12-metre mobile is installed at Stratford Westfield to bring a sense of joy to the shopping centre. An Exaltation of Larks was created by...
17 June 2011 Art ascending: Film about the construction of 'An Exaltation of Larks' for John Lewis Westfield Larks rising high over east London's marshes were the inspiration for the impressive artwork that will dominate the glass prow of the new John Lewis...