I'm delighted to share news of a forthcoming exhibition that I have curated for Hampshire Cultural Trust, A Printmaker's Journey, which opens in Winchester on Saturday 11th March and then tours Hampshire until early November 2017. A Printmaker's Journey includes work selected from a wide range of disciplines and periods which will lead the visitor through the… Read More
Created by the Bulldog Trust in partnership with nine museums and galleries based in Sussex (including Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Charleston, De La Warr Pavillion, Towner Art Gallery and Pallant House Gallery) the exhibition examines why artists and writers were drawn to the rolling hill, seaside resorts and villages of Sussex in the first half of the 20th century, creating artistic communities who innovations developed alongside political, sexual and domestic experimentation.
Barnett Freedman was a prolific artist and illustrator, a less well know contemporary of Edward Bawden and Eric Ravilious. Find out more...
Over the past couple of years we've had the pleasure of working with artist, writer, musician and cultural geographer Rob St. John. Rob and Tommy Perman contributed to our Random Spectacular No. 2 journal, discussing their Water of Life project and we've since collaborated on the Concrete Antenna 12" vinyl/print project and Score Tae The Toor.
Widely admired today as an illustrator and printmaker, Edward Bawden (1903-89) is hardly a ‘forgotten artist’. Yet one aspect of his career has been neglected until now: his role in the 1930s as a critically-acclaimed modern painter.
Matthew Rich, Master Printer at Jealous has just created Camera Ready 1983, a new nine colour screen print which painstakingly recreates a piece of rediscovered artwork from Matthew's time printing fly posters in Manchester for Factory Records and their Haçienda club.