Archives: Art

“NSFW” Exhibition Photos

“NSFW” Exhibition Photos My solo exhibition at The Sho gallery has now ended. Thank you to all those who made it down to the gallery. The feedback from the show was overwhelmingly positive and the work prompted some excellent discussions! You can view a couple of images of the exhibition below, and you can also […]

Embroidering Photographs of the Dead

Embroidering Photographs of the Dead There are a number of artists working with embroidery and appropriated imagery at the moment. Many of these artists make use of old (‘vintage’) photographs. Following on from some new work I’ve been creating it’s interesting to note how these images are received. They are frequently regarded as aesthetically pleasing, […]

Spike on Illustration Radio

Illustration Radio 02-04-2015 by Spike_Dennis on Mixcloud The team behind Illustration Radio very kindly invited me to join them on air this last week to discuss the work I’m currently showing at The Sho galllery. We were joined on air by renowned Welsh painter Shani Rhys James who currently has a major exhibition at the […]

VectorDrift Glitch Art Melting Unicorn

https://vimeo.com/121387268 VectorDrift Glitch Melting Unicorn This is a little sketch I created as I continue my glitch art experiments. The still image of the unicorn glove puppet was distorted using a Processing sketch called VectorDrift written by textile/glitch artist Philip Stearns which is available to download via GitHub. The Processing sketch allows you to distort […]

“NSFW” Solo Exhibition

“NSFW” Solo Exhibition 24 March – 4 April 2015 Private View: Thursday 26 March 2015, 6 – 8pm I am happy to be able to announce that The Sho gallery will be hosting my solo exhibition entitled NSFW; an exhibition of new work featuring interactive hand embroidered objects and short films featuring my glove puppets. […]

The Lost Lectures – Jake Chapman

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1hIShS7GGvE Jake & Dinos Chapman are two of the most controversial figures in the art world – with Dinos suffering with an explosive bout of ‘diarrhea’ his better half, Jake, did us proud (ish) by sharing a few thought on life, love and art by answering audience questions from a hat. The result, about as […]

Programming Continuous Rotation Servos with Arduino

https://vimeo.com/117368806 Programming Continuous Rotation Servos with Arduino Having completed the stitched elements of my latest piece of work I’ve now moved on to constructing the mechanics that will support this embroidered pieces. This has involved learning how to programme continuous rotation servos with Arduino. I’ve dabbled with Arduino in the past for fun so have […]