'Dear Christine' (a tribute to Christine Keeler)
The culmination of a three-year project conceived and curated by myself, 'Dear Christine' opens at the end of May in Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne and tours to Swansea in October, finishing at Arthouse1, London in February next year.
Exhibition catalogue includes writing from journalists Julie Burchill and Tanya Gold and Amanda Coe, screenwriter and executive producer of the upcoming six-part BBC series 'The Trials of Christine Keeler'.
Exhibiting artists are: Natalie d'Arbeloff, Helen Billinghurst, Claudia Clare, Caroline Coon, Lucy Cox, Catherine Edmunds, Roxana Halls, Sadie Hennessy, Marguerite Horner, Barbara Howey, Shani Rhys James, Sal Jones, Jowonder, Sadie Lee, Cathy Lomax, Julia Maddison, Sonja Benskin Mesher, Wendy Nelson, Sarah Shaw, Stella Vine and Fionn Wilson.
Contributors include: David Astbury, James Birch, Julie Burchill, Sarah Caulfield, Katie Chatburn, Amanda Coe, Tanya Gold, Tara Hanks, Charlotte Innes, Charlotte Metcalf, Bo Gorzelak Pedersen and Seymour Platt.
Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England and Arts Council of Wales.