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Why do I Exhibit?

This morning I gave a presentation to the first and second year students about my art practice and current work. I was delighted that so many students came along to listen, and ask me questions about my work and processes. … Continue reading

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Resurgence

I took part in an exhibition at the weekend at The Galley in Carlisle with four other ex Contemporary Art Practice students, here’s a few photos! ‘Resurgence’ The Galley Arts 21st-23rd March 2014 David Hutton, Caroline Gooch, Kailah Searle-Scott, Mairi … Continue reading

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Hello from the studio

Now that I’m nicely settled into the college and  the AIR studio, I guess its about time for my introductory post! I’ve been here for a few weeks now, taking over from the lovely Hayley Mathers who gave me lots … Continue reading

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AIRetc… welcomes Lauren McLaughlin.

It gives us great pleasure to welcome Lauren McLaughlin to the Fine Art team at Edinburgh College. Lauren is a graduate of the HND Contemporary Art Practice course completing her studies in the former Telford College in 2011 before going … Continue reading

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SUN an exhibition of new work by AIRetc… Hayley Mathers at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

Taking inspiration from the work of Henri Matisse the exhibition over 3 days at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop  marked the culmination of the highly successful residency at Edinburgh College Granton for ex student Hayley Mathers. During the residency, Hayley has researched a range of … Continue reading

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8. Making notes on our combined interests

In the order they were shared on the morning of the 6th of December 2013 Hayley John F Kennedy – Jacqueline Kennedy – Aristotle Onassis – Maria Callas Five years after the assassination of John F Kennedy, his widow Jacqueline … Continue reading

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7. Preparing (Hi Research Group)

Hi Research Group, Just a little catch up before our final meeting on Monday. I’ve heard you really enjoyed your visit from Catherine Payton this week, I was sad to miss it but I’m looking forward to hearing all about … Continue reading

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6. Celebrating

Francoise Gilot’s 92nd Birthday Yesterday I threw a little birthday party for the painter Francoise Gilot. She has been the object of my research for a few months now, since I found I book about her at the start of … Continue reading

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5. ‘Researching’

  This week I started my project with the CAP,  ‘In The Lamplight’ The name refers to the American name for Show and Tell – In The Spotlight. I have asked the students in the group to research something that … Continue reading

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4. Making

A few weeks ago I joined Alan and CAP1 as they undertook their introduction to sculpture at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop. Over the course of a week the students were introduced to a number of different processes and techniques to help … Continue reading

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