CHALK

10 days is an interdisciplinary contemporary arts biennial that takes place in and around Winchester. It began in 2009 and this year artists were asked to explore the theme of ‘chalk’. Events, performances and… Continue reading

Goldsmiths Special Collections and Archives

I had the opportunity to visit the Special Collections and Archives at Goldsmiths, University of London, in September. This is a dedicated national resource for students and academic researchers. Examples of items available for viewing… Continue reading

New look Library at Winchester School of Art

The Winchester School of Art Library has a new entrance area, including a new welcome desk, comfy seating, exhibition space and office area. Work started in June, just after the BA Degree Show and was completed in time for… Continue reading

‘Bigger on the Inside?’ by Mike Nicholson

 For international Zine Library Day we asked artist and writer Mike Nicholson, whose work we hold in the Winchester School of Art Library, to give his views on zines and libraries  Bigger on the Inside? What… Continue reading

Closing Party of ‘The Exchange: Connecting Culture, Creativity and Community’

The Exchange is a community engaged art project that took place in the City Space at Winchester Discovery Centre from 23 May to 5 July, led by artists Orah Bradshaw and myself, Noriko… Continue reading

A Day in Oxford: Oxford University Weston Library and ARLIS visit to Oxford Brookes Headington Library

Oxford is one of my favourite places in the whole world; I adore the fascinating museums, the amazing architecture, the beautiful parks, and of course, experiencing that constant air of energy that can… Continue reading

WSA BA Degree Show: Private View & Opening Evening

Wednesday evening was the opening and private view of the WSA BA Degree show of 2015. Having been working at the school for nearly a year now, this was my first experience of… Continue reading

Canals, Canaletto and Non-conformists

  Antony Gormley’s statue, Sound II, in the crypt of Winchester Cathedral, was one of the first of the artist’s works that I saw and I was immediately captivated by the quiet contemplation… Continue reading

‘The Exchange’: An Exhibtion Connecting Culture, Community & Creativity

I went along to the opening party of ‘The Exchange’, a collaborative project with artists Noriko Suzuki-Bosco and Orah Bradshaw, in the City Space at Winchester Discovery Centre. The project’s aims are connecting culture, creativity… Continue reading