Monthly Archives: July 2015

Day 24 Collage and Final installation

Today it was all systems go for the three artists. It feels like the final stage of the residency.It has been a busy day and I it is late so I am not going to write much. We have an … Continue reading

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Day 23 continued… New art in the Keep

Following on from the last act of art intervention in the dining room I decided to play with installing some of my own works in the Keep.Part of this  section of the house is  bare  brick and is only open … Continue reading

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Day 23 new art in the castle

Today I explored placing work in the castle. I made a copy on the item Joy had chosen, an image of an Ed Povey mural on a wall; before the castle had opened I placed the image in the first … Continue reading

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Day 22 Re- imagining Penrhyn

I made two new pictures today. I  have  also started a project where I ask the following questions; 1. If you could bring something of your own into the castle and place it somewhere what would that thing be and where … Continue reading

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Day 20 and Day 21 A number of things…narrative structure breaking down

The last two days have been busy with different sides of the project converging . Narrative structure is breaking down for me! There are a number of elements in my mind. We have had a meeting about the project with … Continue reading

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Day 19 Another oil painting of Alice

Today there were a number of events; a meeting about the project with staff and volunteers, a search for a key to a room with archival photographs and plans for events next week. This as all good.At the same time … Continue reading

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Day 18 The dark room , a doll collection and an oil painting

I made an oil painting based on Alice and wallpaper patterns; I also visited the space that was Alice’s darkroom ( now accessed through a toilet wall! ) and saw a room full of boxes containing a collection of dolls. … Continue reading

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