Major projects are never routine. So I’m sharing my experience with the Morning Til Night performance at Tate Modern. I arrived early for my 11.30 start – ecstatic it wasn’t 6.30am! The official Start time! It was organised chaos! Katarina Seda‘s vision was to recreate … Continue readingExperiencing a conceptual art project!
Social media is an amazing development. And I think all artists should be using it! Why you may ask? Because you never know what doors it may open! Artists should take risks. And not just in their work. Opportunities can arise in the most unexpected … Continue readingTwitter power – Being in the right virtual place at the right time!
Last weekend I entered some work into the Stockport Open at Stockport Art Gallery. I didn’t really get chance to look around properly. But this was by the main entrance and I could not walk by! This amazing creation by Michelle Brand is made entirely … Continue readingExpect the unexpected – Wedding dress for the bride who won’t Bottle Out!
Are you perplexed by modern art? Why are some pieces – where the skill is awe inspiring – barely recognised? Whilst what can only be described as random daubs of paint on a canvas sell for thousands of pounds/dollars? Me too! In an endeavour to … Continue readingWhat is Contemporary art? Appreciating the Royal Academy’s Summer exhibition!
News flash: I’ve just had an email to say I’m featured on Whopple.com. Yes, little old me! I did the interview back in January, it seems strange to see it now. I’m a bit nervous about the whole PR thing, keep thinking “Why did I … Continue readingInterview with Cathy Read on Whopple.com
Buckingham is not known for it’s modernity. Having a town centre which has changed little since Georgian times. So imagine my delight when a Contemporary Art Gallery opened last year. Ginny Gray Gallery. And, what’s more, they feature local artists! Major plus in my book. … Continue readingContemporary art alive in Buckingham – New gallery opening