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Take Five with Brad Kenny

Posted on 20 January, 2020 at 8:15



Brad Kenny is an international contemporary artist, with works in collections in the United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Switzerland, Germany, Spain and Russia.

 

With an MA in Fine Art from the University of Chichester, Brad is attracted to Expressionist charac...

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Take Five with Helena Appio

Posted on 4 December, 2019 at 4:45




Helena Appio is a multi faceted creative with parallel careers as an award-winning film-maker, textile designer, artist, writer and educator. Her creative output defies easy classification but exhibits a profound commitment to the stories of humble people existing outside the media l...
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Take Five with Ruth Thomas

Posted on 20 November, 2019 at 4:40


 


Ruth Thomas is a printmaker who graduated in 1985 with a degree in Fine Art. Then she concentrated on painting, collage and drawing. Since the early 1990s Ruth has concentrated on etchings, screenprints and drypoints but the process which allows her to express herself best is collagraph, a print f...

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Take Five with KV Duong

Posted on 24 October, 2019 at 5:00



KV Duong is a London based painter and action artist. His work focuses on personal identity, migration, sexuality and human relationships. KV’s current body of work explores the migration journey of his family; having gone through the Vietnam War, his parents immigrated to Canada to give their...

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Take Five with Nicolas Laborie

Posted on 19 September, 2019 at 4:50


Nicolas Laborie is a London based Wet Plate Collodion artist and commercial photographer/videographer.


His fine art photographic work is based on social commentary, human condition and gender equality using the Wet Plate Collodion process, mixing an 19th century photographic process and technique ...

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Take Five with Katy Cowan

Posted on 12 August, 2019 at 4:55



The fabulous Katy Cowan is the mastermind behind one of my favourite websites, Creative Boom. This is an online magazine containing a wealth of information, tips and inspiration about all things creative. Everything about the site from the ease of navigation, to the fabulous visuals, to the informative blogs, is infused with Ka...

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Take Five with Susan Clare

Posted on 31 July, 2019 at 4:30



Susan Clare is an artist working in watercolours, acrylics and mixed media. She has the enviable lifestyle of splitting her time between England and Jamaica and this can be seen in a duality of her work. On the one hand, Susan captures the vivid sights, colours and atmosphere of the Carribbean, whilst on the other, she co...

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Take Five with Melanie J Hodge

Posted on 29 July, 2019 at 5:55



Melanie J Hodge is a US born, British based painter who works with oils on glass in a reverse technique she was introduced to while living in Croatia. These are delightful and beautiful works in the Naïve style and she also offers workshops so that people can learn this technique themselves. She is a moth...

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Take Five with Katie Iacovou

Posted on 18 July, 2019 at 4:35



Katie Iacovou is a ceramicist who works with irregular forms which allow her a sense of freedom within the making process; finding beauty in the slightly wonky pieces. Hand building and coiling are used and there is a fluidity from the starting point to the finished piece.

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Take Five with Nicola Anthony

Posted on 9 July, 2019 at 4:45


Nicola Anthony is a visual artist based between Dublin and Singapore, and an elected member of the Royal Society of Sculptors. In recent years she has completed three artist residencies, had a solo show at Singapore Art Museum, exhibited in the Kuala Lumpur Biennale, been invited to install publ...

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