Tag Archives: east anglia

on art and the sea

a few days back i attended a one day conference at the UEA (university of east anglia), art and the sea. there was an engaging and diverse mix of contributors in the day’s programme, from scientists to museum curators, and artists.
thinking about the effects of the sea on the coastline got me thinking again about [...]

farmscapes, in focus

[farmscape i 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[farmscape ii 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[farmscape iii 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[farmscape iv 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[farmscape v 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[farmscape vi 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[farmscape vii 2010, mixed media on canvas]

[and... possibly farmscape viii, in progress in the artist's studio]
these paintings are all [...]

here, there and everywhere [drawing]

I had some free time this week to get out sketching for an hour or so, here and there…

These are small sketches, about 14cm square (travelling light again, with a new sketchbook that just about fits in my bag), finding odd moments of calm and contemplation, experiencing some cool blustery breezes and light rain showers, [...]