New Art Highlights
10 - 16 July 2017
New Art Highlights of the week from Axisweb includes: Felicity Truscott, Richard Mcconnell, Laura Moreton-Griffiths and Rebecca Glover
researching the hell out of the sculpture.., 2017 by Felicity Truscott
I had my 5th mentoring session with Judith Alder and we sat in the studio space I used for the residency at Ashburnham Place, rain showering heavily outside and the sound of the weir roaring in the distance. We talked of recording voice, falling into traps, endings, new ideas, research, plans and artistic gamboling habits with open submission competitions.
One of my recent conversations was with a good friend, Vanessa Marr and I have her to thank for suggesting that over the next couple of months (allowing for school holiday madness and Ashburnham Place being closed to the public for a few weeks) I should take every opportunity to research the hell out of the sculpture…
No man is an island, 2016 by Richard Mcconnell
Oil on Birch ply
Untitled #1 (Battleship, Guns, Tank), 2016 by Laura Moreton-Griffiths
Archival pigment print on Hahnemuhle Photo-Rag Satin 310gsm
Series of 15
SLABS, 2017 by Rebecca Glover
Slabs is a band of sculptures and humans. Through mimicry harmony and distortion their music defies genres and articulates a new way of listening to objects and their incredible voices.