10 May 2010

Arrivals and Departures: The Publication

Just in! The publication for the exhibition Arrivals and Departures, Urbis Manchester 2007. Its taken a while but its finally arrived...available at the Chinese Arts Centre and Cornerhouse Distribution soon...all good things come to those who wait!

18 October 2009

"A Body of Relations..."

PhD by Practice titled "A Body of Relations: Reconfiguring the Life Class" at University of Lincoln from 2007-ongoing. A reflective journal for this research is currently being developed on www.abodyofrelations.blogspot.com. Access to this site is restricted until Autumn 2010. If you require more information please email me...Thanks!

21 May 2009

21: Discussions with Artists...

*Press Release* 21 : Discussions with artists of Chinese descent in the UK examines the development of Chinese arts in Britain through engaging individual artist interviews and group discussions, and provides an inspiring, visually stunning showcase of twenty-one artists’ work. All interviews are accompanied by images of the artists’ work providing a visual catalogue of some of the leading art practitioners working in Britain today.

Artists : Anthony Key, Anthony Lam, Denise Kum, Dinu Li, Eric Fong, Erika Tan, Gayle Chong Kwan, Gordon Cheung, Jiang Jiehong, JJ and Cai, Kwong Lee, Lesley Sanderson, Lisa Cheung, Ming Wong, Nora Fok, Pamela So, Shelley Wilson, Suki Chan, susan pui san lok, Yeu-Lai Mo, Yuen Fong Ling

This exciting new book is available for £15 through Chinese Arts Centre and Cornerhouse Publishing.

23 July 2007

A Portrait for Preston

















Date: 21st July 2007, Venue: Harris Museum, Preston, Tutor: Norman Long, Participants: Artists and General Public, Models: Various and the Artist, Photography: jonathan Purcell. Special Thanks to Rebecca Chesney. Event part of Prestival 2007.

5 July 2007

A Portrait of the Artist (MFA Degree Show 2007)













Includes "Join Us!" polystyrene, photocopy on paper and sticky tape, 2007, and "Fig Leaf Relief (Actual Size)" polystyrene, 2007.

A Portrait of the Artist (MFA Degree Show 2007)













Includes "Portrait of the Family" digital photograph in picture frame, 2007, "Ping Pong Composition" found machine-embroidered fabric, cotton thread and needle, 2007, "Portrait of the Oriental" digital photograph in picture frame, 2006.

A Portrait of the Artist (MFA Degree Show 2007)





























Includes "Remember That You Are Mortal" clay, 2007, "Claes O’s Pencil" permanent marker pen ink on wooden pencil, 2005, "The Model Speaker" mixed media on paper in bound book, 2006, "Artists at Work: For Plinth" plaster mould, cotton thread, map pins and etching scrim, 2006, "Artist At Work: For Frame" photo-polymer etching on paper and cotton thread in coated metal frame, 2006

A Portrait of the Artist (MFA Degree Show 2007)






















Includes "The Point of Sight" canvas board on easel, 2007, "Remember You Will Die" assortment of paint brushes, masking tape and acrylic paint, 2007, "You Need Hands" cotton gloves, cotton thread, and wooden model hands, 2007, and "Topsy-Turvydom" collage on paper and bamboo fan, 2007.

21 June 2007

MFA Degree Show 2007
























A Portrait of the Artist
Mixed media installation, variable dimensions, 2007

With special thanks to Peter Bevan, Jonathan Purcell, Hunterian Museum and Gallery, and the Mackintosh Research Centre for Archives and Collections.

6 June 2007

MFA Degree Show 2007, Glasgow School of Art


14th to 24th June 2007

TRAMWAY, 25 Albert Drive, Glasgow G41 2PE

Admission Free
10am- 5pm Tuesday to Friday, 12 - 5pm Saturday and Sunday, Closed Monday.

Image: "Buttons" by Emmet Kierans, 2007.