Back in the Studio

My plans for getting back in the studio for Mondays and Tuesdays, beginning two weeks ago, became derailed last week after a weekend long workshop in Cork, but that's the nature of plans. Those first two days saw me start some materials experiments with paint and wire and canvas. I had no particular aim in …

Semester 2 : Week 6 ~ Thoughts from the Studio Part One-The Best Laid Plans.

I make a lot about leaning into the 'sloppy' in my work, just look at the name of this blog, but recent investigations have made me realise that my sloppiness, (as well as my humour), require precision and thought. In constructing something for instance, I am not working to any template and each move needs …

Semester 2 : Week 6 ~ Studio Update : Trust & Let Go – Andrea Fraser, Thomas Hirschhorn, Martin Kippenberger

While everyone has been baking in the heatwave outside I have been baking the studio for the last two days. It was meant to be for four full days but the college had to close today so I am catching up on my blogging and notebooks. Much of the studio work for the semester so …