Ruth WallaceArtist, Teacher
My work addresses themes of absence, memory and female identity. It explores the borderland between absence and presence and between the familiar and the strange. I often return to motifs of women's clothing and wallpaper to suggest a domestic context and traces and memories of people who are no longer present. Recently, I have been working with old family photographs to explore the way in which read full statement
|Location||Bristol, South West|
|Activities||Adult education, Workshops|
|Artforms / type of project||Drawing, Mixed Media|
|Tags||memory, absence, female identity, traces, family narrative, drawing|
News & Events
24/04/2015 – 26/04/2015
BV Studios, 37 Philip Street, Bedminster, Bristol BS3 4EA
Over 120 artists will be opening their studios to the public from 6 till 9pm on Friday 24 April and from 11am till 6pm over the weekend. There will also be a pop-up cafe.
DRAW 14, Annual Open Exhibition of the Society of Graphic Fine Art
06/10/2014 – 18/10/2014
Menier Gallery, 51 Southwark Street London SE1 1RU
The SGFA is the only national art society dedicated exclusively to drawing. A range of drawing techniques and media will be on display from egg tempera and aquatint to charcoal and sgraffito.