The eagle-eyed art aficionados of the south west and beyond will have recognised the presence of a somewhat insolent looking woman popping up hither and thither. The image in question is that Greedy Gwen, who’s been at the National Original Print Exhibition at the Bankside Gallery in London in September 2014; the RWA show in Bristol, and has now made her way to the cover of Ma Bain‘s latest album.
Stephen Fry will today join British artists and a group of Holocaust and genocide survivors in launching a major new arts project, in which the survivors’ stories will be interpreted and retold in poetry, ceramics, sculpture, illustration and collage.
One of our faves Josie McCoy is having a solo exhibition at 10 Grosvenor Street in Mayfair, London. Curated by Vanessa Brady, the show – Reflections – will be on until mid January 2015. There are some installation photographs on the News page of her website.
Taking care of fine art is one of those ‘other people’s problems’ that Douglas Adams said drove the universe, but for some the care of artwork is a very real responsibility they take on for all of us.
Bristol’s Affordable Art Fair is gearing up for an extravaganza of art on sale for between £40 and £4,000 – there’s affordable and affordable.