Studio : Semester 3, Week 3 ~ First Group Crit Preparation

Last week's crit shook my confidence.  The morning after  I woke up at 5am with lots of ideas which I sketched out in my notebook. I was very excited. But as with all 5am ideas they seem a little less brilliant now. However I have no option but to talk through them. Normally I wouldn't worry …

Studio : Semester 3, Week 4 : Experiments with ‘Blobs’.

The group crit last week showed me a way ahead. To build frameworks that interact with 'blobs'. All that is to do now is to experiment with ways to build those 'blobs'. What is it I want the blobs to say?What is their nature?What feeling should they evoke?Should they have a weightiness - real or …

Studio : Semester 3, Week 7 ~ Proposal for work for final exhibition.

We each have to propose a place for our work within the campus and describe our reasoning. The tutors then will allocate us spaces. I am very relieved by this because if we had to decide ourselves if would have been extremely stressful. I know this from bitter experience. There is a particular skill to …

Semester 2 : Week 8 ~ Studio Thoughts – Phyllida Barlow, Robert Morris, Linda Benglis.

Quite a few thoughts today to with work I got done, Stephen's chat, and my own research. I still feel a bit frustrated, that I haven't found a...fulcrum but also worried that I shouldn't find a fulcrum..or starting point for my practice. Less is more or more is more?Yet I am sick of constant confusion. …