Archives: Art

Aubrey Longley-Cook

These fabulous animated embroideries are the work of Aubrey Longley-Cook, an American artist based in Atlanta. I can’t quite get my head around the amount of time it would have taken to concieve this animated work but the effect is damn impressive. Based on Aubrey’s blog posts it would appear that his animation is constructed […]

Bodies Exhibition

My series of seven unicorn embroideries on black are currently on display as a part of the ‘Bodies’ exhibition at Cultivate on Vyner Street, London. Opening night: Thursday 31st May, 18:00 – 21:00 Exhibition Continues: Friday 1st June – Wednesday 13th June 2012 Opening Hours: Cultivate is open from 11.30 – 18.00, Thursday to Sunday […]

Charmed: Unicorn Embroidery

This is the latest large embroidery I’ve completed in my Unicorn-Porn series. It’s hand embroidered with white and silver cotton on a black cotton-linen mix fabric; it’s approximately equivalent to A3 paper in size. It took a good 60 hours to complete but I’m more than happy with the result. As with the previous image […]

Collaboration Part 7: Jorinda

Another teaser from the collaborative sculptures I’ve been working on with Layla Holzer inspired by the tales of the Brother’s Grimm. This is a nightingale from the tale of Jorinda and Joringel. We’ll be installing the work at St Donats Art Centre this week; the exhibition will run from the 6 June until the 1 […]

To The Woods, To The Woods…

TO THE WOODS, TO THE WOODS 6 June 2012 – 1 July 2012 St Donat’s Arts Centre Gallery presents ‘To the Woods to the Woods’ an exhibition of fairytale work celebrating 200 year of the Brothers Grimm to coincide with the Beyond the Border Storytelling Festival at the end of June. Curated by Spike Dennis; […]

Lichtexperimente

Click here to view full size Click here to view full size These are a couple of press clippings from the ‘Experiments with Light’ exhibition that took place at Leitkzau Castle in Germany earlier this year. The exhibition was the second incarnation of ‘Experiments with Light’ following a show at the eighth Kaunas International Textile […]